The 53-year-old actor has recently revealed that the list of sponsored runners includes five Haitian runners to complete the 26 mile road race, Contactmusic reported.
While commenting on the sponsorship, the ‘Gangster Squad’ star said that it was rewarding and he was really looking forward to the race.
Penn added that Haitians have great discipline and spirit and that they are excited to visit the Big Apple.
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