Why yes, that is Hawthorne James, AKA Sam from SPEED, as the bus driver in "Real Time".
If you look closely, every passenger on the bus is from a Jan De Bont film. From Twister to The Haunting, it took us months but we did it. Our De Bont-inuity was insane.
And Catherine Zeta-Jones was in The Haunting. So there, full circle.