Race Cast and Crew | Focus Features

Based on the incredible true story of Jesse Owens, the legendary athletic superstar whose quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history thrusts him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler's vision of Aryan supremacy. "Race" is an enthralling film about courage, determination, tolerance, and friendship, and an inspiring drama about one man's fight to become an Olympic legend.

Jesse Owens - Stephan James

Larry Snyder - Jason Sudeikis

Avery Brundage - Jeremy Irons

Jeremiah Mahoney - William Hurt

Leni Riefenstahl - Carice van Houten

Ruth Solomon - Shanice Banton

Director - Stephen Hopkins