20th Century Fox has released the first and very eerie trailer for Marvel‘s The New Mutants. Check it out below if you dare.
The film is based on the comic of the same name created by Chris Claremont and Bob McLeod. It is intended to be the eleventh installment in the X-Men film series. The film will be based on the highly popular ‘Demon Bear’ storyline from New Mutants issues #18-21 by Clairemont and Bill Sienkiewicz.
Five young mutants, just discovering their abilities while held in a secret facility against their will, fight to escape their past sins and save themselves.
The New Mutants is directed by Josh Boone from a screenplay he co-wrote with Knate Lee. The film is being produced by Simon Kinberg, Karen Rosenfelt, and Lauren Shuler Donner
The film stars Henry Zaga (Teen Wolf) as Roberto da Costa/Sunspot, Blu Hunt (The Originals) as Danielle Moonstar/Mirage, Anya Taylor-Joy (Split) as Illyana Rasputin/Magik, Charlie Heaton (Stranger Things) as Sam Guthrie/Cannonball, Maisie Williams (Game of Thrones) as Rahne Sinclair/Wolfsbane and Alice Braga (Elysium) as Dr. Cecilia Reyes
The New Mutants is scheduled to be released on April 13, 2018. That is a Friday the 13th too.