Transformers: Age of Extinction was a 2014 American Science fiction action film based on the Transformers toy line. The film is the fourth installment in the live-action Transformers film franchise and is directed by Michael Bay and written by Ehren Kruger. It stars Mark Wahlberg, Nicola Peltz, Jack Reynor, Stanly Tucci, Sophia Myles, Kelsey Grammer, and Li Bingbing.
Meet The Legendary Cast of “Transformers: Age of Extinction”
Mark Wahlberg as Cade Yeager
Mark Wahlberg played the leading role of Code Yeager in the film “Transformers: Age of Extinction.” Cade is a single father struggling to make a living as an inventor while raising his daughter. The film follows Cade as he leads the Transformers in a battle to save the earth from destruction.
Stanley Tucci as Joshua Joyce
Stanley Tucci brings a wealth of acting experience to his portrayal of Joshua Joyce in Transformers: Age of Extinction. Tucci is well known for his work in several movies. As Joyce, he brings arrogance and ambition to the role that belies his actual character in the film. Joyce is the head of KSI, a company that wants to create its own Transformer type robots. Tucci’s performance in this film is excellent. He brings a lot of energy to the role, making Joyce a very compelling character. It’s clear that he invested in playing this part, which makes his scenes all the more enjoyable.
Kelsey Grammer as Harold Attinger
Kelsey Grammer is an actor that has been in the film industry for many years. He has starred in many famous movies and TV shows. Kelsey Grammer was also selected to play the role of Harold Attinger in Transformers: Age of Extinction, A rouge CIA operative who created the CIA black-ops unit, Cemetery wind, to eliminate all Transformers from the earth. This was an exciting role for Kelsey Grammer, and he played this character quite differently than any other he has played before.
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Nicola Peltz as Tessa Yeager
Nicola Peltz as Tessa Yeager was set to play the character of Tessa Yeager in the Transformers: Age of Extinction movie. The actress, who is best known for her roles in Kick-Ass and the impossible, played Cade’s daughter role in the film. Tessa Yeager is secretly dating Shane Dyson without discussing it with her father. Tissa Yeager helps her father in the movie to help Transformers and save the earth. Her relationship with Dyson will add an exciting new layer to the story.
Jack Reynor as Shane Dyson
Jack Reynor played not only a unique acting character but also a talented car driver character in the film. In Transformers: Age of Extinction, Reynor stars as Shane Dyson, the boyfriend of Cade daughter Tessa and an Irish rally car driver. He tries to save Tessa throughout the movie with her father when they help Transformers to save the earth.
Sophia Myles as Darcy Tyril
Sophia Myles was taking on the role of Darcy Tyril in “Transformers: Age of Extinction.” Darcy is a geologist assistant and former ex-girlfriend of Joshua. she helps to protect him from autoboots and deceptions. Sophia has appeared in many movies, and fans are always praised for his acting skills.
Li Bingbing as Su Yueming
In the fourth installment of the Transformer movies series, “Transformers: Age of Extinction,” Chinese actress Li Bingbing played Su Yueming, owner of the Chinese factory used by KSI to build their artificial Transformers.
Titus Welliver as James Savoy
Titus Welliver is a fantastic actor and has played significant roles in his career. He was also cast as James Savoy in “Transformers: Age of Extinction.” As James Savoy, he played the role of a ruthless and corrupt CIA Agent who is second in command for Attinger. As the head of the Cemetery Wind Operation, Savoy is responsible for hunting down and killing Transformers.
T.J. Miller as Lucas Flannery
T.J. Miller was back as Cade Yeager’s best friend in “Transformers: Age of Extinction.” He played the role of mechanic and motivator. Flannery always has a positive attitude; he is a skilled mechanic who can fix just about anything.
James Bachman as Gill Wembley
James Bachman portrays Gill Wembley, a scientist who works for Joyce, in the 2014 excellent film “Transformers: Age of Extinction.” He brings an exciting perspective to the character, and his interactions with other characters provide a more dimensional feel to his development.
Box Office Success “Transformers: Age of Extinction”
The Transformers: Age of Extinction was a box office success, grossing over $1.104 billion worldwide on a $210 million budget, making it the highest-grossing film of 2014. The film has grossed over $1 billion at the domestic box office, and it is the 10th highest-grossing film of all time on its release.
The film was not only successful in North America and Canada, but it also made records in other countries. The total earnings from this movie, North America ($245,439,076), China ($301 million), Germany ($38.2 million), Mexico ($33.5 million), Russia ($45.2 million), South Korea ($43.5 million), Australia ($24.9 million), and the UK ($33.1 million).
The Transformers: Age of Extinction was nominated for 7 Academic Awards at the 35th Golden Raspberry awards, including winning Worst Director for Michael Bay, Worst Supporting Actor for Kelsey Grammer, and the Worst Picture Award.
The secret behind the film’s success is its large audience and marketing campaign that included celebrities and advertisements featuring the mascots of different sports teams.
The Transformers: Age of Extinction was an excellent movie in the Transformer series. The acting from all cast members is fantastic and breathtaking, making the film perfect. The storyline is unique and keeps you engaged until the end. The action scenes are excellent and draw you into the movie. This is one of the best movies in the Transformer Franchise.