Fox’s long-awaited X-Men spinoff New Mutants is finally casting up. Anya Taylor-Joy, the star of The Witch and Split, and Game of Thrones’ Maisie Williams have signed on to star in the ensemble young adult superhero movie being directed by Josh Boone.
SIMON KINBERG: We’re gearing up to make both of them this year. New Mutants we’re waiting on a new draft of the script, which we’re all very excited about. Josh Boone has been prepping that movie. Josh is someone who is a lifelong, hardcore fan of New Mutants, and the plan is to make that […]
“After I made ‘The Fault in Our Stars,’ we made Fox a comic book,” he continued. “It walked them through a trilogy of ‘New Mutant’ films that would build on each other. We used this program called Comic Life, and took all the images we had loved from the series and strung them together to […]
Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber, the writing team behind the hit YA adaptations The Fault in Our Stars and The Spectacular Now, are working on the script for New Mutants, Fox’s X-Men spinoff. The move re-teams the duo with Josh Boone — the Fault in Our Stars filmmaker who is directing Fox’s take on […]
Over the past few weeks we’ve posted a number of things from my exclusive interview with writer/producer Simon Kinberg. Perhaps you saw what he said about the Logan’s Run remake, X-Men: Apocalypse, Deadpool, the Gambit movie, and the Legion and Hellfire TV shows. For the final installment I’ve got updates on the next Wolverine movie […]
Fox has closed a deal with The Fault In Our Stars director Josh Boone to co-write and direct The New Mutants, a standalone spinoff that expands its X-Men movie universe. The series, already part of the X-Men Comics universe, introduces a new crop of mutant characters born with special powers. Boone will co-write with Knate […]