Watch Trailer Jesse Williams’ Drag Race Film: Snake & Mongoose

by on August 16, 2013

black-actor-jesse-williams-snake-mongooseGrey’s Anatomy Actor Jesse Williams is appearing in the 1970s set drag racing film Snake & Mongoose, which releases September 6, 2013. Williams plays Don ‘The Snake’ Produmme, a real life dragster now age 71. Don Produmme had a notable career and set many records including becoming the first dragster to exceed 250 mph.


The real life Snake & Mongoose

Here is the film summary from IMDB:

The untold story of how Southern California drag racers, Don “The Snake” Prudhomme and Tom “The Mongoose” McEwen combined with corporate giants to change the face of sports and ultimately became the most famous rivalry in racing history.

Visually, Jesse Williams definitely looks the part. Compare his picture above to the real Snake on the left.

A Full length trailer was released for the film. The filmmakers did a good job with the visuals as the film definitely looks like it belongs in the 1970s. But is this film your cup of tea? Watch it below:

You can also catch Jesse Williams In Grey’s Anatomy which starts its 10th season on September 26th.

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