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 Advertisement You may like Waxwork Records Gives Fans Another Chance to Own ‘Friday the 13th’ Soundtrack on Vinyl [Photo] ‘Jason Lives’ Icon CJ Graham Returns in Fan Film ‘Friday the 13th: Vengeance’ John Krasinski is Writing and Considering Directing a Very Different ‘Quiet Place’ Sequel 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Pages from the Unmade ‘Friday the 13th’ Sequel Click to comment Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Advertisement Facebook Dark Universe Presents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNZEMdODcq4 Advertisement Latest Popular Videos News11 hours ago New ‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ Stills Feature Arnold Schwarzenegger and Linda Hamilton News13 hours ago Rob Zombie Shares the Official ‘3 From Hell’ Poster Artwork News20 hours ago Grab Some Must-Have “Creepshow” Merchandise from the Official Store! News1 day ago Shudder’s “Creepshow” TV Series Presents the Official Poster Featuring the Creep! News2 days ago Official Trailer for Rob Zombie’s ‘3 From Hell’ Dishes Out Brutal Justice! News3 weeks ago According to Keep NC Film, ‘Halloween 2’ Will Shoot Soon in Wilmington, North Carolina News4 weeks ago Bret Hart and Corey Feldman Team for Horror Anthology ‘Tales from the Dead Zone’ News7 days ago Nick Castle Teases Possible ‘Halloween’ Announcement Coming This Weekend! News4 weeks ago ‘Halloween’ Sequel to Begin Shooting This Fall, Aiming for October 2020 Release Date News1 week ago Danielle Harris Hopes for ‘Halloween’ Return as Jamie! News2 days ago Official Trailer for Rob Zombie’s ‘3 From Hell’ Dishes Out Brutal Justice! News3 weeks ago [Trailer] ‘The Mummy Rebirth’ Wreaks Havoc on DVD and Digital This August News4 weeks ago [Trailer] ‘The Night Sitter’ Summons a Trio of Witches Known as The Three Mothers News4 weeks ago ‘Scream’ Slasher Icon Ghostface Returns in the Full ‘Dead by Daylight’ Trailer! News1 month ago Danny Torrance Returns to the Overlook Hotel in First Trailer for Mike Flanagan’s ‘Doctor Sleep’ Trending Editorials3 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! Blu-Ray & DVD2 years ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News2 years 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! 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!