'X-Men: New Mutants' to Begin Shooting in 2017
Yesterday, reports flew about regarding an unconfirmed X-Men film heading into production next year. That film has now been revealed, and will in fact be the New Mutants spinoff being directed by Fault in Our Stars director Josh Boone.
"New X-Men film set to start shooting May https://t.co/JnHRXAg5ie via@denofgeek Hmmmm, what movie could it be?" The director said in a Tweet, following online buzz about the mystery project.
New Mutants follows the younger students at Xavier's school for gifted children, and its a team that eventually evolved into the X-Force team in the comics. In October it was confirmed that a draft had been completed for the film, and the film will take a YA approach to the source material.