According to an article in the Hollywood Reporter, Richard Roundtree has joined the cast of Warner Bros.’s Speed Racer. Roundtree will play Ben Burns, a racer-turned commentator and a hero to Speed (Emile Hirsch).
“Man, I hear that Ben Burns is one bad mutherfu-“
“Shut your mouth!”
“I’m just talkin’ ’bout Ben Burns. Can you dig it?”