Chris Hemsworth Applauds Fan-made ‘Extraction’ Trailer
Chris Hemsworth, Russo brothers praise low-budget Nigerian remake of Extraction trailer; reward makers with premiere passes
Hollywood superstar Chris Hemsworth was recently seen in action thriller Extraction. The movie was written by Joe Russo and shot partially in India. It went on to become the most-viewed Netflix original film after its April debut. Hemsworth has now shared a fan-made trailer of the film and praised the makers a bunch of Nigerian boys.
The trailer made by the group of young Nigerian filmmakers known as Ikorodu Bois has left Chris Hemsworth and Russo brothers stunned
Hemsworth shared their trailer on Instagram and wrote, “Huge shout out to these amazing young filmmakers @ikorodu_bois for recreating @extraction trailer shot for shot! I think your version might be better than the original !! @netflixfilm.”
Check out the viral fan-made trailer shared by Chris Hemsworth here:
The video splits the screen in half, with the upper half having the original trailer while the bottom has the recreated one. It shows a bunch of kids impersonating Extraction stars. They have made fake guns and wrote credits on a piece of cardboard. The kids even used a trolley, toy helicopter, and cars to depict the same from the original trailer. The video has surpassed 3.5 million views till now on Instagram with more than 14k comments.
The Russo Brothers, the producers of the film, promised to invite the young filmmakers to the film’s premiere,
— Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) June 24, 2020
The elated boys soon thanked the makers,
This would be a dream come through and this is the Day we’ve been waiting for all our lives😭 https://t.co/tSXyJXl14q
— ikorodu bois (@IkoroduB) June 24, 2020
Extraction, also starred Randeep Hooda, Rudhraksh Jaiswal, Priyanshu Painyuli, David Harbour, Golshifteh Farahani and Pankaj Tripathi.