(CNN)Hollywood stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Orlando Bloom graced the red carpet at Cannes Film Festival last week for the world premiere of a stunning new film about Formula E.
“And We Go Green” is a feature-length documentary based on the creation of the new sport and is produced by Academy Award winning filmmakers Fisher Stevens, Malcolm Venville and DiCaprio himself. Visit CNN.com/Sport for more news, features and videosThe documentary follows the lives of a number of professional drivers and documents the fourth season of the all-electric series, won by French driver Jean-Eric Vergne.JUST WATCHEDOrlando Bloom crashes a Formula E carReplayMore Videos …MUST WATCH
Orlando Bloom crashes a Formula E car 01:03READ: The ‘new futuristic championship’ aiming to connect with fansREAD: Mahindra hopes to spark electric car revolution with on-track successRead MoreDi Caprio, who is an ambassador of green energy, is not only a fan of the emerging sport but also co-founded Formula E team Venturi — winner of the fifth race of this season in Hong Kong — in 2013.The 44-year-old was photographed alongside Formula E CEO Alejandro Agag, high-profile drivers Andre Lotterer and Vergne and fellow actor Bloom on the red carpet.This isn’t the first time Bloom has come across the all-electric series either. “The Lord of the Rings” and “Pirates of the Caribbean” actor crashed a car at the Marrakech E-Prix last year while celebrating his 41st birthday. Photos: The 2018/19 Formula E season so farFormula E 2018/19 – The 2018/19 Formula E season is set to be a thriller, with the exciting new Gen2 cars boasting top speeds of 280km/h and more drivers than ever with realistic hopes of taking home the title.Hide Caption 1 of 11 Photos: The 2018/19 Formula E season so farBerlin, race 10 – An ecstatic Lucas Di Grassi celebrated in style after dominating the Berlin E-Prix to close the gap at the top of the drivers’ championship.Hide Caption 2 of 11 Photos: The 2018/19 Formula E season so farFormula E finally got its first repeat winner of the season in race nine, as Jean-Eric Vergne led from pole to finish to secure his second victory of the season.Hide Caption 3 of 11 Photos: The 2018/19 Formula E season so farDutch driver Robin Frijns claimed victory in Paris on the day his country celebrated its national King’s Day. The Envision Virgin Racing man was the eighth different driver to win the eight races so far this season.Hide Caption 4 of 11 Photos: The 2018/19 Formula E season so farMitch Evans victory at the Rome ePrix was Jaguar’s first in motorsport since 1991. The Kiwi is the only driver to score points in the seven races so far this season.Hide Caption 5 of 11 Photos: The 2018/19 Formula E season so farSanya, race six – Jean-Eric Vergne put an end to a miserable run of form that saw him go pointless for three straight races by taking victory in Sanya, the first time the championship had visited the south China cityHide Caption 6 of 11 Photos: The 2018/19 Formula E season so farHong Kong, race five – Edoardo Mortara backed up his third place in Mexico by claiming top spot in Hong Kong, Venturi’s first ever victory in Formula E. Sam Bird had initially crossed the line in first place but after a four-hour investigation, was demoted for smashing into the back of race leader Andre Lotterer.Hide Caption 7 of 11 Photos: The 2018/19 Formula E season so farMexico City, race four – Former world champion Lucas Di Grassi celebrates his victory at the Mexico ePrix, arguably the most thrilling race in the sport’s five seasons. Race leader Pascal Wehrlein’s battery died just meters from the line, allowing Di Grassi to swoop past on the inside and snatch victory.Hide Caption 8 of 11 Photos: The 2018/19 Formula E season so farSantiago, race three – On a sweltering afternoon in Santiago, Chile — the hottest ePrix in history — Sam Bird stormed to victory at the Parque O’Higgins Circuit. After finishing third overall last season, the Briton will have hopes of coming out on top this time around.Hide Caption 9 of 11 Photos: The 2018/19 Formula E season so farMarrakesh, race two – Jerome d’Ambrosio followed up his podium finish in Saudi Arabia with victory in Marrakesh — his third in Formula E — to take an early lead at the top of the championship.Hide Caption 10 of 11 Photos: The 2018/19 Formula E season so farAd Diriyah, race one – The season got off to a thrilling start in Ad Diriyah, Saudi Arabia, as Portuguese driver Antonio Felix da Costa edged out Jean-Eric Vergne and Jerome d’Ambrosio to claim the second Formula E win of his career.Hide Caption 11 of 11READ: The unpredictable racing series where the driver makes the differenceWith quirky features such as attack mode, the futuristic championship has made huge strides this season and its fan base is continuing to grow. In only its fourth year, the racing series recorded 300 million viewers across the course of the year.The current season has been brilliantly unpredictable, with the championship wide open with eight different drivers winning the first 10 races. Lucas Di Grassi held on at the Berlin E-Prix to win his second event of the season Saturday and the teams now head to Bern, Switzerland, for the 11th race on the calendar.