The black-and-white logo featured in the clapperboard is a throwback to classic “X-Men” lettering. It simply reads “The New Mutants” in block letters and there is a bit of color to it. Judging by the giant blood stained splattered across the logo, it seems like Boone was not exaggerating when he said before that the upcoming “X-Men” spin-off would be a “full-fledged horror movie.”
Besides the bloody first logo, another interesting detail is featured in the clapperboard. There’s a lone figure standing in a snowy landscape under the night sky, with his/her back turned to onlookers. There is also a trail of blood behind the person.
20th Century Fox has set “New Mutant” to hit theaters across the nation on April 13 next year. Boone (“”) is directing the film from a script he co-wrote with Knate Lee (“”). The film is reportedly based on the classic “Demon Bear” storyline that has Moonstar as a central character. A Native American telepath, she’s originally codenamed Psyche and later Mirage.
The upcoming flick has tapped to play Wolfsbane, as Magik, as Sam Guthrie a.k.a. Cannonball, Blu Hunt as Danielle Moonstar, and Henry Zaga to portray Sunspot. Additionally, it’s reported that has landed a role in the flick. The “” actress is cast as Dr. Cecilia Reyes, who was previously set to be played by . Other cast members include Happy Anderson and Mickey Gilmore.