[06/12/18 - 09:30 AM] Video: Sony Crackle Gets Your Heart Pumping This Summer with Official Trailer for Travis Pastrana's "Action Figures 2" The sequel to Pastrana's hit 2015 action sports movie "Action Figures" pays homage to old-school action sports videos and highlights extreme human performance.
[via press release from Crackle]
SONY CRACKLE GETS YOUR HEART PUMPING THIS SUMMER WITH OFFICIAL TRAILER FOR TRAVIS PASTRANA'S "ACTION FIGURES 2"
Original Movie Co-Produced with Nitro Circus to Premiere on Free Streaming Network, Thursday, June 28
Stream the Original Action Figures Movie for Free Using the Crackle App for TVs, Connected Devices, Game Consoles and Mobile Devices or Online
Culver City, CA, June 12, 2018 - Sony Crackle, the free ad-supported streaming network, today revealed the heart pounding, adrenaline-inducing trailer for the original film, Action Figures 2, premiering Thursday, June 28 with a special advance debut on PlayStation(R)3 and PlayStation(R)4 through the Sony Crackle app starting Monday, June 25. In addition, the network released all-new photos from the summer sequel.
The action-packed trailer features the Nitro Circus team doing things "bigger, crazier and blowing doors on anything we've ever done," adds 11-times X Games gold medalist, Nitro Circus co-founder, Travis Pastrana.
Action Figures 2, the sequel to Pastrana's hit 2015 action sports movie Action Figures, pays homage to old-school action sports videos and highlights extreme human performance. The new film embodies Travis' drive to progress while allowing his friends to turn stunts they once only dreamed of into reality. It is a passion project for Travis as well as an authentic collaboration with all of the action sports stars involved, as each has contributed to the filming and editing of their sections of the movie. Action Figures 2 is one crazy ride with Travis at the wheel as his friends achieve the unthinkable while tacking up multiple worlds' firsts along the way (including a major milestone by Travis, one that has been several years in the making). These real-life action figures go bigger, farther and faster than ever before to conquer the impossible and ignite action sports entertainment.
Action Figures, which is already available on Sony Crackle, marked Travis Pastrana's directorial debut. The ringleader wrote, directed, and produced the 2015 film alongside his best friends from the world of action sports and in association with Nitro Circus. It resonated with fans across the globe, debuting at #1 on digital charts worldwide upon release. Now, fans can watch all of the action on Sony Crackle as Travis Pastrana and friends defy gravity and find out what they are capable of. Additional content now available on Sony Crackle from Nitro Circus includes: "Nitro Circus Live, Season 3," "Nitro Circus Live," "AmBADASSador," "Oh Sh*t Moments" and "World's First."
About Sony Crackle
Sony Crackle is the place to escape and recharge, with exclusive Originals, blockbuster movies and hit TV shows for a console-first and connected streaming audience. Sony Pictures Television Networks' free, ad-supported network offers a handpicked, constantly updated programming line-up, like binge-worthy Sony Crackle Originals such as "The Oath," "Snatch," "StartUp" and "SuperMansion," as well as movies and series in genres including Drama, Action, Fandom, Comedy and Thriller. The network is all on demand and accessible in the U.S. for free without subscription. Sony Crackle is available in 21 countries on a wide variety of connected devices. For more information, go to www.sonycrackle.com or follow @SonyCrackle on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for real-time updates.
About Nitro Circus:
Nitro Circus, the world's biggest action sports entertainment brand, creates electrifying live events and unbelievable original content that at once exhilarates, captivates and inspires thrill-seeking fans worldwide. Co-founded by global superstar Travis Pastrana in 2003, Nitro Circus has since grown into a multiplatform phenomenon producing hit television shows, critically acclaimed documentaries and innovative digital offerings. That success gave rise to the Nitro
Circus Live tour. Created in 2010, Nitro Circus Live has travelled the globe, playing to sold-out stadiums on five continents. The company introduced an innovative breakthrough in 2016 with the debut of Nitro World Games, completely rebooting action sports competition in the process. With over three million tickets sold to date, television programming that has aired in over 60 countries, more than 20 million engaged fans across its social media platforms and a burgeoning consumer products business, Nitro Circus is at the forefront of action sports and entertainment. For more information visit www.nitrocircus.com.