Extraction 2: Release date, trailer, cast, plot & more

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Chris Hemsworth is back in action as Tyler Rake in Extraction 2 – from the release date and trailer to cast, and plot details, here’s what you need to know about Sam Hargrave’s sequel.

We all know Chris Hemsworth as the mighty God of Thunder, Thor, but 2020 action bonanza Extraction was his fiercest role yet.

Based on the graphic novel by Ande Parks, Extraction’s pulse-pounding set-pieces surprised Netflix viewers, seeing the movie become Netflix’s most-watched original film.

Director Sam Hargrave has been hard at work bringing a sequel to life, so we’ve broken down everything you need to know about Extraction 2, including cast information, plot, and trailer details.

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Extraction 2 release date: When is it coming out?

Extraction 2 will premiere on Netflix on June 16, 2023.

The Sam Hargrave-directed sequel began production in November 2021 in Prague, Czech Republic.

Filming wrapped in April 2022, though additional reshoots took place in November 2022. Speaking with Collider, producer Joe Russo explained: “It’s very different from ‘Extraction 1’, which we like. It’s its own movie in that regard. It has a different color schematic. It’s set in a different part of the world. It has a different pace, a different tone than the first one.”

Russo added that “we’re really excited about it, and we think it was beautifully shot. Hemsworth’s fantastic in it. And we’re excited to share it with audiences.”

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Extraction 2 trailer: Is there a trailer?

Yes, there is a teaser trailer for Extraction 2, and you can watch it below:

The teaser trailer picks up immediately from the first movie’s ending, with Hemsworth’s Tyler Rake falling off a bridge into a river in Dhaka after (seemingly) being shot fatally in the neck.

“Tyler, you drown not by falling into the river but by staying submerged in it,’ Ovi (Rudhraksh Jaiswal) says in a voiceover, before Tyler’s eyes open and he swims to the surface.

Netflix also unveiled new footage from the movie as part of its 2023 slate trailer, which you can watch below:

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Extraction 2: Which cast members are returning?

It was confirmed by Netflix that Chris Hemsworth and Golshifteh Farahani would return as Tyler Rake and Nik Khan respectively.

Fans of the John Wick and Matrix franchises can also expect 87/North collaborator Daniel Bernhardt to appear in the movie.

Extraction 2: What will it be about?

The official synopsis for the movie reads: “Chris Hemsworth returns as Tyler Rake in Extraction 2, the sequel to Netflix’s blockbuster action film Extraction.

“After barely surviving the events of the first movie, Rake is back as the Australian black ops mercenary, tasked with another deadly mission: rescuing the battered family of a ruthless Georgian gangster from the prison where they are being held.”

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According to Netflix, Extraction 2 features an array of “mind-blowing” stunt work, keeping in line with the first entry.

Though Tyler Rake was presumed as KIA in Extraction, Hemsworth will have a score to settle in the sequel.

And there you have it – that’s all you need to know about Extraction 2. In the meantime, be sure to check out other guides on the biggest blockbusters hitting theatres:

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