ENDANGERED SPECIES (2021) Preview of Kenyan survival thriller


‘Far from home. Far from safety. Far from over.’

Endangered Species is a 2021 Kenyan survival thriller in which vacationers on safari in Africa are attacked and become the prey.

Directed by MJ Bassett (Rogue; Ash vs. Evil Dead; Wilderness; Silent Hill: Revelation 3D; Deathwatch) from a screenplay co-written with Isabel Bassett, based on a story by Paul Chronnell. The movie stars Rebecca Romijn, Jerry O’Connell, Phillip Winchester, Michael Johnston and Chris Fisher.


Jack Halsey (Philip Winchester) takes his wife Lauren (Rebecca Romijn), their adult kids, and a friend for a dream vacation in Kenya, Africa.

However, as they venture off alone into a wilderness park, their safari van is flipped over by an angry rhino, leaving them injured and desperate. Then, as two of them go in search of rescue, a bloody, vicious encounter with a leopard and a clan of hyenas incites a desperate fight for survival…

Cast and characters:

Rebecca Romijn … Lauren Halsey
Philip Winchester … Jack Halsey
Isabel Bassett … Zoe Halsey
Michael Johnston … Noah Halsey
Chris Fisher … BIlly Mason
Jerry O’Connell … Mitch Hanover
Brenda Ngeso … Ndiliswa
George Glenn Ouma … Charlie
Aseem Sharma … Aya
Pritul Raithatha … Dirk Venter
Stephen Adogo … Lucas
Danica Davis … Medic #1
Kirk Fonda … Nuru
Isaac Naiganya … Uniformed Guard
Matthew Owiti … Car Guy

Technical details:

101 minutes