'Secretariat' trailer released

by Walter Pierce

The Walt Disney production filmed in Acadiana will be released this fall.

Walt Disney Films has released the trailer for Secretariat, the biopic about the legendary thoroughbred that won the Triple Crown in 1973. The movie was filmed in part in Acadiana and stars Diane Lane and John Malcovich.

For more on the filming of Secretariat and the fledgeling film industry in Lafayette, read The Independent's Sept. 30 cover story, "The Lady and the Legend."