Tom Hiddleston Interview For KONG SKULL ISLAND March 8, 2017 ‘The Night Manager’ and ‘High Rise’ star on his role as mercenary James Conrad, and what audiences can expect from Jordan Vogt-Roberts’ incarnation of the iconic giant ape. This compelling, original adventure from director Jordan Vogt-Roberts (The Kings of Summer) tells the story of a diverse team of scientists, soldiers and adventurers uniting to explore a mythical uncharted island in the Pacific, as dangerous as it is beautiful. Cut off from everything they know, the team ventures into the domain of the mighty Kong, igniting the ultimate battle between man and nature. As their mission of discovery becomes one of survival, they must fight to escape a primal Eden in which humanity does not belong. KONG: SKULL ISLAND is released in Ireland on March 9th.