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Diane Lane stars as Penny Chenery (Secretariat’s owner) in Secretariat alongside John Malcovich (Secretariat’s trainer Lucien Laurin). The film is set to release next Friday, October 8th. For more info, go to Disney’s Secretariat offical website.
The film tells the story of the Penny Chenery and her National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame racehorse, Secretariat (born March 30, 1970 — died October 4, 1989) who, in 1973, became the first horse in twenty-five years to win the Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing. Penny Chenery took over the financially troubled Meadow Stable from her ailing father and guided the horse through his Triple Crown season. Other key characters are trainer Lucien Laurin and jockey Ron Turcotte. Wiki