Extinction: interviews with Ben Young and Michael Pena

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Extinction, directed by Ben Young, is released worldwide on Netflix tomorrow 27th July 2018. Starring Michael Pena and Lizzy Caplan, Tom Riley fans should look out for his role as Chris. Netflix doesnt seem to go big on promo for its films. We have had a trailer, but that is pretty much it.


Extinction: official trailer and website

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Netflix has finally shared a trailer for Extinction with Lizzy Caplan and Michael Pena, directed by Ben Young, which is released worldwide on July 27th. Tom Riley plays Chris in the film, but sadly doesn't appear in the trailer.  Keep an eye on the Netflix webpage for Extinction for updates. A film poster and more film stills have been shared here


Extinction: first video footage

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The German Netflix account has shared a promotional video of all July 2018 releases, which includes the first glimpse of Extinction, which is apparently to be released on July 27th worldwide. There is no sign of Tom Riley, but we do briefly get to see Lizzy Caplan and Michael Pena.


The Toll Road: IMDb updates

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The IMDb page for short film The Toll Road, directed by Tom Riley, has been updated. We now have a synopsis as well as character names. 

An eccentric couple face a headstrong adversary on the eve of their tenth wedding anniversary.

Lizzy Caplan ... Emily
Martin Starr ... Stewart
Billy Gardell ... Colin
Anthony Carrigan ... Darren


Extinction: July premiere on Netflix?

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While there is nothing yet to see on the Netflix website, and no sign of a trailer yet, a number of broadcast news websites sites have Extinction listed for a July 27th 2018 premiere. It was only a few weeks ago that similar sites announced an August 10th premiere.


The Toll Road: IMDb page

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Short film The Toll Road, written by Richard Galazka and directed by Tom Riley, now has an IMDb page. Shot in California early March 2018, and starring Lizzy Caplan, Martin Starr and Anthony Carrigan, the film is now in edit.

Hopefully a synopsis will be revealed soon.


Extinction: possible August 2018 broadcast date

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The official Netflix website has not yet confirmed any broadcast date nor released a trailer for sci-fi feature film Extinction. Directed by Ben Young, the film shot in Serbia in 2017 stars Lizzy Caplan and Michael Pena, with Tom Riley as Chris.


Modern Life Is Rubbish: available for US digital download

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US fans who haven't yet had the chance to appreciate seeing Tom Riley as a cute avatar in Modern Life Is Rubbish are now in luck.


The Toll Road: short film now in edit

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Tom Riley shared photos on Instagram of himself in The Toll Road edit room, with the people from Kids At Play. Short film The Toll Road was written by Richard Galazka, directed by Tom Riley, and stars Lizzy Caplan, Martin Starr and Anthony Carrigan. It was shot in California back in March 2018, before Tom started filming Dark Heart. Apart from the obvious reference in the film title, we don't actually know the synopsis. 


Modern Life Is Rubbish: UK cinema release today

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UK based fans of Tom Riley can see him in as Adrian in Modern Life Is Rubbish, which has been released un UK cinemas today. Screen locations include London, Edinburgh, Cambridge and York - check for cinemas showing Modern Life Is Rubbish near you on the official film website. If you dont get the chance to see Tom on the big screen, the film is released on DVD Monday 7th May 2018.