News Legacy Effects to Create the Mask for New ‘Friday the 13th’ Film Published 2 years ago on February 1, 2017 By Nick Bond Share Tweet Jason Voorhees will be returning to the big screen in director Breck Eisner’s Friday the 13th reboot in October, which is scheduled to begin shooting on March 19th. The next film will focus more on Jason’s origin story, diving deeper into his past by introducing more family members. Today, we have another cool update for you on the status of Jason’s mask. F13Franchise are reporting some very interesting news, Platinum Dunes has just hired Legacy Effects to create Jason’s hockey masks, props, and special effects for the next film. You may know some of their awesome work in such movies as Shutter Island, Iron Man 2, Thor, The Hunger Games, World War Z, Godzilla, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and The Revenant. Another interesting report from the website is that Legacy Effects will be responsible for creating a mask that resembles the original hockey mask brought to the series by Shelly in Friday the 13th: Part 3. Breck Eisner (The Crazies) is helming the project with Aaron Guzikowski (Prisoners) writing the script. Brad Fuller has said the film is “an origin-ish story.” The 13th installment in Friday the 13th will focus on the family members, including Pamela Voorhees, and also Jason’s father, Elijah. The next Friday the 13th will be released on October 13th, 2017. Related Topics:Aaron GuzikowskiBrad FullerBreck EisnerFriday the 13thLegacy EffectsPlatinum Dunes Up Next ‘Suspiria’ Reboot Wraps Filming; Heading to European Film Market Don't Miss A Creature Known as ‘Nails’ Attacks Shauna Macdonald in This New Trailer Continue Reading Advertisement You may like Jason Blum Wants to Bring Jason Voorhees Back in a New ‘Friday the 13th’ Reboot! Doc ‘The Dark Heart of Jason Voorhees’ Provides an In-Depth Look at ‘Jason Goes to Hell’ Check Out Some Script Pages from the Unmade ‘Friday the 13th’ Sequel Writers Reveal Title to Unmade ‘Friday the 13th’ Sequel That Would Kill Off Jason Voorhees “Friday the 13th: The Game” Teases Custom Jason Designed by Tom Savini! Blumhouse Productions Plan to Unleash ‘The Purge 4’ in 2018 Click to comment Facebook Advertisement Dark Universe Presents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t0T8C3JIJLA&t=22s Twitter Follow @DUHDNews Advertisement Latest Popular Videos Blu-Ray & DVD10 hours ago Peter Jackson Confirms that ‘Bad Taste’, ‘Braindead’, and ‘Meet the Feebles’ Will Get 4K Restorations on Blu-Ray Blu-Ray & DVD1 day ago ‘Halloween’ 2018 is Now Available to Pre-Order on 4K Ultra HD (UK) Blu-Ray! News1 day ago Watch Robert Englund as Freddy Krueger in First Teaser Clip from “The Goldbergs” Reviews2 days ago Review: ‘Halloween’ (2018) Delivers on its Promise to Make Michael Myers Scary Again! News4 days ago Official ‘Death House’ Trailer, Bloody Imagery, and Poster Awakens Hell Blu-Ray & DVD10 hours ago Peter Jackson Confirms that ‘Bad Taste’, ‘Braindead’, and ‘Meet the Feebles’ Will Get 4K Restorations on Blu-Ray News3 weeks ago ‘Halloween’ Writer Danny McBride Has Ideas for Potential Sequel News2 weeks ago Rob Zombie Shares New Photo of Sid Haig as Captain Spaulding in ‘Three From Hell’ News3 weeks ago New Video Takes You Behind-the-Scenes of David Gordon Green’s ‘Halloween’ Blu-Ray & DVD4 weeks ago Tom Savini’s 1990 ‘Night of the Living Dead’ Remake is Available Again on U.S. Blu-Ray Advertisement Trending Horror Lists3 years ago The Many Different Michael Myers Masks Used In Halloween: H20 News1 year ago Todd McFarlane Makes An Announcement on His ‘Spawn’ Script News1 year ago Photo of Doug Bradley Back in Pinhead Makeup for First Time in 12 Years! Blu-Ray & DVD1 year ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News1 year ago George A. Romero to Bring ‘Pint of the Living Dead’ to Ottawa ComicCon News2 years ago Official “Friday the 13th: The Game” Release Date Finally Announced! News1 year ago New Photos From Adam Ripp’s Demonic Horror Flick ‘Devil’s Whisper’ News1 year ago Spike’s “The Mist” New Series Trailer Features Gore and Scares!