|Directed by||Kevin Carlin|
|Written by||Kevin Carlin,
|Studio||Macquarie Film Corporation|
|Running time||96 minutes|
Jimeoin, in the title role, plays a man obsessed with becoming famous. He is passionate about being a celebrity, but unfortunately he just isn't very talented. After trying to secure roles in myriad productions he finally finds employment as an extra, and what follows is his misadventures as he becomes involved with shady business men, producers and mobsters, all of whom are fixated with show business.
Jimeoin was interested in writing the film because he wanted to explore the nature of fame.
The Extra grossed $749,113 at the box office in Australia.
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