‘Interceptor’: 5 things you need to know about the Elsa Pataky starrer action thriller
Captain JJ Collins races against time to stop Alexander Kessel and his team from implementing their dangerous mission that endangers entire world
Always seen portraying supporting characters so far in big multi-starrer and high octane action films, this time actress Elsa Pataky is all set to surprise everyone as she plays the leading role of captain JJ Collins in the highly-anticipated action-thriller film ‘Interceptor’.
If fans and audiences having a palette and taste for action have enjoyed watching action thrillers on Netflix like ‘Fistful Of Vengeance’, ‘Red Notice’ and ‘Apex’, then they all would definitely love watching ‘Interceptor’ as well.
When does ‘Interceptor’ release?
The highly-awaited action thriller ‘Interceptor’ releases globally at the streaming giant Netflix on June 3, 2022 at 3.01 am EST.
What is ‘Interceptor’ all about
‘Interceptor’ is a story revolving around a collaborative and timed attack on the captain JJ Collins (Elsa Pataky) who is in charge of a remote nuclear missile interceptor base right in midst of the Pacific Ocean by Alexander Kessel (Luke Bracey) and his team that threatens to endanger the ocean and the world. It is about JJ Collins using years of military experience in a race against time in order to stop them all from ending the world.
The official synopsis reads, “The tough and reality-bruised Captain JJ Collins (Elsa Pataky) finds herself in charge of a lone nuclear missile interceptor base in the middle of the Pacific Ocean after she is wrongfully drummed out of her dream job at the Pentagon. When a simultaneous coordinated attack then threatens the base itself, Collins comes face-to-face with the charismatic yet crooked Alexander Kessel (Luke Bracey), a former US military intelligence officer intent on carrying out an unthinkable plan. With only minutes on the clock, Collins must utilize her years of tactical training and military expertise to determine who she can trust and stop Kessel and his covert mercenaries from completing their twisted and terrible mission”.
Who stars in ‘Interceptor’
The following starcast has been confirmed for the film.
Elsa Pataky as Captain JJ Collins
Best known for her brilliant performance as Elena Neves in the ‘Fast And Furious’ movie franchise, Spanish model and actress Pataky has also done films like ‘Snakes On A Plane’, ‘Giallo’, ‘Malone’ and so on. Pataky is going to be seen playing the lead role and protagonist captain JJ Collins in the Netflix action film ‘Interceptor’.
Rest of the star cast for ‘Interceptor’ include actors Luke Bracey, Aaron Glenane, Belinda Jombwe, Marcus Johnson, Colin Friels and others.
The film has been helmed by Matthew Reilly. The script has been written by both Reilly and Stuart Beattie. The film has been produced by Michael Boughen, Matthew Street and Beattie alongside Chris Hemsworth who is also the executive producer of the film as well.
The official trailer for 'Interceptor' has been released and can be found on YouTube. You can also watch the trailer here.