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 & DVD13 hours ago 88 Films Details Final Bonus Features and Artwork for Their (UK) 4K Blu-Ray Release of ‘Body Melt’ Blu-Ray & DVD1 day ago ‘The Rage: Carrie 2’ Sets Ablaze on (UK) Blu-Ray Via 88 Films News2 days ago Grotesque ‘Rabid’ Imagery Makes the Front Cover of Rue Morgue Blu-Ray & DVD2 days ago ‘Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh’ to Get a Slasher Classics Collection (UK) Blu-Ray Via 88 Films News4 days ago Barbara Crampton “Would Love” to Return to ‘Re-Animator’ in a New Re-Imagining or TV Series News3 weeks ago Epic Behind-the-Scenes Photos from ‘Halloween’ Show Off the Mask and Gruesome Props News3 weeks ago New Line Cinema’s Third ‘Annabelle’ Film Gets an Official Synopsis News6 days ago British Horror Comedy ‘Cannibals and Carpet Fitters’ Trailer and US VOD Release News4 weeks ago New Trailer and Poster for ‘Lifechanger’ Will Drain the Life Out of You Blu-Ray & DVD4 weeks ago Soska Sisters’ ‘Rabid’ Remake is Now Up for Pre-Order on (UK) Blu-Ray Advertisement Trending Horror Lists3 years ago The Many Different Michael Myers Masks Used In Halloween: H20 News2 years ago Todd McFarlane Makes An Announcement on His ‘Spawn’ Script News2 years ago Photo of Doug Bradley Back in Pinhead Makeup for First Time in 12 Years! News2 years ago George A. Romero to Bring ‘Pint of the Living Dead’ to Ottawa ComicCon Blu-Ray & DVD2 years ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News2 years ago Official “Friday the 13th: The Game” Release Date Finally Announced! News2 years ago New Photos From Adam Ripp’s Demonic Horror Flick ‘Devil’s Whisper’ News2 years ago Spike’s “The Mist” New Series Trailer Features Gore and Scares!