Tobey Maguire Takes It To “The Limit”

Tobey Maguire will produce and potentially star in the race car-themed drama “The Limit” for Sony Pictures reports the trades.

Based on Michael Cannell’s upcoming book, “Limit” tells the story of real-life friends and rivals Phil Hill and Wolfgang von Trips, two Grand Prix drivers on the Ferrari team, who are pitted against each other during the 1961 Drivers Championship.

Maguire would play Hill and produce with Jenno Topping. Tony Peckham is attached to pen the screenplay and Sony is in final negotiations to pre-emptively acquire the film rights.