‘Race’ film poster unveiled

Jesse Owens "Race"
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A poster for “Race,” a film about Olympic sprint legend Jesse Owens that hits theaters Feb. 19, was published Monday.

Owens, who won four gold medals at the Berlin 1936 Olympics in the face of Nazi Germany, is played by Stephan James in the film.

Jason SudeikisJeremy Irons and William Hurt are also in the cast for the Focus Features film. Sudeikis plays Owens’ coach, Larry Snyder. Irons will play Avery Brundage, then the president of the U.S. Olympic Committee.

VIDEO: Full trailer for ‘Race’

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