Sam Hargrave has revealed that ‘Extraction 2’ will start filming this fall.
The director says plans are in place to shoot the motion sequel, which stars Chris Hemsworth as mercenary Tyler Rake, in a while this 12 months so long as COVID-19 restrictions enable manufacturing to occur.
Sam mentioned: “That is nonetheless the case, COVID-pending. That is form of everybody’s little caveat proper now, however we’re shifting ahead on it as if we’re taking pictures within the fall.
“Joe (Russo) remains to be finalizing the script. We’re all excited to learn it. I’ve learn completely different iterations, however I am excited to learn what he turns in. We’re all trying ahead to getting again within the saddle and hopefully bringing one other action-packed journey within the ‘Extraction’ universe.”
The film grew to become probably the most watched authentic movie in Netflix’s historical past when it was launch final 12 months and Sam, who has additionally labored on film as a stuntman, revealed that he has been pondering of recent motion sequence for the flick.
He instructed Collider: “In truth, I all the time stroll round my home or stroll round city on the lookout for methods to do one thing enjoyable or completely different with motion. I form of suppose as if there is a digital camera behind my eyes on a regular basis like, ‘What can be an fascinating approach to seize this?’, ‘Oh that’d be cool.’
“So I am cataloguing and attempting to get completely different, enjoyable methods to seize motion and completely different motion set items that might be nice. Joe and I talked so much about that, pitched some concepts, bounced them round, and I am simply excited for the problem.”
Sam confessed that it has been “troublesome” arising with concepts to high the primary film.
He mentioned: “It’s the troublesome factor, proper? However the fantastic thing about all these completely different, nice motion movies is that they problem filmmakers – myself included – to boost the bar. Like, how are we going to boost the bar when there’s loads of motion pictures which have come out.
“Even since ‘Extraction’, loads of motion pictures have come out and been pushing the envelope and we gotta push again. We gotta hold elevating the extent of motion.”