Fassbender to narrate Formula One doc

Updated: 15 November 2012 08:26

Michael Fassbender is set to narrate a documentary about Formula One racing, it has been announced.

Michael Fassbender is set to narrate a documentary about Formula One racing, it has been announced.

The film, which will be directed by Paul Crowder, will explore the world of Formula One with exclusive interviews and footage of pros in the sport.

Producer Nigel Sinclair said in a statement obtained by The Hollywood Reporter: "We are honoured that Michael has agreed to lend his voice to our film. He is one of the most talented actors in the world today as well as being a Formula One fan.

"His charismatic and daring approach to acting lends itself perfectly to our story about a generation of risk takers in a glamorous and dangerous sport. We couldn't be more excited."

Fassbender is currently shooting the latest Terrence Malick film in Texas, and will next be working on X-Men: Days of Future Past and Jane Got a Gun.