News Legacy Effects to Create the Mask for New ‘Friday the 13th’ Film Published 3 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 Advertisement You may like ‘Friday the 13th’ Board Game Brings Camp Crystal Lake to Life This Summer Director Adam Marcus Says ‘Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday’ is Getting First True Unrated Blu-Ray Osgood Perkins Would Be Thrilled to Direct the Thirteenth ‘Friday the 13th’ Movie ‘Friday the 13th’ 1-8 Movie Boxset Collection Comes to UK Blu-Ray This October Full Details for Tom Savini’s Official Biography Book ‘SAVINI’ Waxwork Records Gives Fans Another Chance to Own ‘Friday the 13th’ Soundtrack on Vinyl Comments Advertisement Facebook Featured Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7UoSqJFMS-A&t=20s Advertisement Latest Popular Videos Blu-Ray & DVD1 day ago Second Sight Films Releasing ‘Dawn of the Dead’ 4K Ultra HD Blu-Ray Box Set in the UK This October News2 days ago Sienna Prepares for a Halloween Showdown With Art the Clown in Two New Images from ‘Terrifier 2’ News3 days ago Ryan Gosling in Talks to Star as the ‘Wolfman’ in Universal Reboot Blu-Ray & DVD5 days ago Nucleus Films Releasing ‘Death Ship’ Extended Special Edition Blu-Ray in the UK This July Editorials6 days ago Bruce Markusen Looks Back at Six Horror Films from (1980) News4 weeks ago New Details Revealed on ‘Texas Chainsaw Massacre’ Reboot News1 week ago ‘Halloween Kills’ Director Teases Seriously Violent Michael Myers Murder Scene News3 weeks ago ‘Halloween’ Watch Party With Jamie Lee Curtis and More Taking Place This Saturday Music2 weeks ago ‘Halloween Kills’ Update: David Gordon Green Provides More Details During Twitter Watch Party News4 weeks ago Another Official Still from ‘Terrifier 2’ Shows a Bloody Art the Clown Videos4 weeks ago [Video] Watch Tommy Lee Wallace Convert a Captain Kirk Mask into Michael Myers! News2 months ago [Video] Greg Nicotero Teases Giant Spider for “Creepshow” Season Two News2 months ago [Trailer] ‘Gremlins’ Star Zach Galligan Takes on Dolls, Clowns and Leprechauns in ‘Evil Little Things’ News3 months ago [Video] New Footage from the Set of ‘Halloween Kills’ Shows Michael Myers Walking the Streets News3 months ago [Trailer] Nia DaCosta and Jordan Peele’s ‘Candyman’ Dares You to Repeat His Name Five Times Trending Editorials4 years ago The Many Different Michael Myers Masks Used In Halloween: H20 News3 years ago Todd McFarlane Makes An Announcement on His ‘Spawn’ Script News3 years ago Photo of Doug Bradley Back in Pinhead Makeup for First Time in 12 Years! Blu-Ray & DVD3 years ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News3 years ago George A. Romero to Bring ‘Pint of the Living Dead’ to Ottawa ComicCon News3 years ago Official “Friday the 13th: The Game” Release Date Finally Announced! News3 years ago New Photos From Adam Ripp’s Demonic Horror Flick ‘Devil’s Whisper’ News3 years ago Spike’s “The Mist” New Series Trailer Features Gore and Scares!