Legendary Digital Studios and YouTube Red will offer a sneak-peek at the upcoming thriller ‘The Thinning’ at New York Comic-Con this year. The new film will premiere on YouTube’s new service just before Halloween on October 12, 2016.
The film is set in an uncertain future where population control is dictated by a high school aptitude test. The story follows two students (Logan Paul and Peyton List) as they try and take down the system before it kills them.
If you are attending New York Comic-Con this year, you can be one of the first to get an exclusive sneak peek of the new thriller. Legendary Digital Studios will be screening a few teases of THE THINNING at the NYCC panel before the film’s release on YouTube Red.
The film itself stars Logan Paul (Foursome, Logan vs) and Peyton List (Jessie, Bunk’d), they are two students that quickly discover the test is rigged, they then fight to take down the system and reveal the conspiracy to the outside world.
The two stars will be attending the event, along with writer/director Michael Gallagher (Internet Famous) as they introduce New York Comic Con fans to this high-stakes thriller with an exclusive sneak peek of the first 20 minutes of the film. The cast and crew will also discuss the making-of the film, and answer audience questions. The panel will be moderated by Screen Junkies creator Andy Signore. You can watch an earlier released intro from Logan Paul below, thanks to an upload from Legendary Pictures.
If you are attending NYCC this year and would like to cath the film’s presentation, the panel will be held on Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 6:45pm. Before that, you can catch the stars at 3pm during “The Thinning Movie Signing,” where stars Logan Paul & Peyton List and writer/director Michael Gallagher will meet with fans. The autograph signing will be at Table 20 in the Autographing Area (Hall 1-B), the panel will be held in Room 1A06.