Watch YouTuber Alexis G. Zall learn about hacking in ‘Coin Heist’ behind-the-scenes clip

YouTuber Alexis G. Zall ditched vlogging for computer hacking to prep for her role in Netflix’s new film Coin Heist.

The digital influencer, who has 1.1 million subscribers, got more tech savvy for the role of a computer hacker with help from Google’s Elisabeth Morant, who consulted on the film.

Mashable got an exclusive behind-the-scenes look (above).

The film, which premiered on the streaming service Jan. 6, follows four teens who hatch a plan to break into the U.S. Mint to raise $10 million after a crisis threatens their high school.

Sasha Pieterse (Pretty Little Liars)Alex Saxon (Finding Carter and The Fosters) and Jay Walker (Vine star) co-star along Zall. 

It is among the handful of Netflix projects — including Cam Dallas’ show Chasing Cameron and Miranda Sings’ Haters Back Off — featuring digital influencers.