Uppity: The Willy T. Ribbs Story 

| Documentary
An in-depth profile of the life and career of Willy T. Ribbs - the controversial Black driver who shattered the color barrier of professional auto-racing and became the first Black qualifier in the storied history of the Indy 500.

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Nate Adams, Adam Carolla

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Updated: 21 January 2019
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Cast

Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Paul Newman ... Himself (archive footage)
Bernie Ecclestone Bernie Ecclestone ... Himself
David Hobbs David Hobbs ... Himself
Bobby Unser Bobby Unser ... Himself
Al Unser Jr. Al Unser Jr. ... Himself
Doug Boles Doug Boles ... Himself
Marshall Pruett Marshall Pruett ... Himself
Willy T. Ribbs Willy T. Ribbs ... Himself
Ian Brown Ian Brown ... Himself
Robby Unser Robby Unser ... Himself
Phillip Ribbs Phillip Ribbs ... Himself
Chris Miles Chris Miles ... Himself
Pat McFall Pat McFall ... Himself
Donald Davidson Donald Davidson ... Himself
Chase Austin Chase Austin ... Himself
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An in-depth profile of the life and career of Willy T. Ribbs - the controversial Black driver who shattered the color barrier of professional auto-racing and became the first Black qualifier in the storied history of the Indy 500.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

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Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Chassy Media (II) See more »
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