Before he directed the upcoming limited series adaptation of Stephen King's The Stand, Josh Boone directed the superhero horror movie The New Mutants. Previously expected to come out in 2018, the Marvel Entertainment movie is now slated for an April release from 20th Century Fox, and a new trailer has been unveiled.

Directed by Josh Boone from a screenplay by Boone and Knate Lee, and produced by Simon Kinberg, Karen Rosenfelt, and Lauren Shuler Donner, The New Mutants stars Maisie Williams, Anya Taylor-Joy, Charlie Heaton, Alice Braga, Blu Hunt, and Henry Zaga. A horror-themed take on the superhero genre, The New Mutants will be released in theaters on April 3rd.

Stay tuned to Daily Dead for more updates, and check out the official trailer and synopsis below:

Synopsis: "20th Century Fox in association with Marvel Entertainment presents “The New Mutants,” an original horror thriller set in an isolated hospital where a group of young mutants is being held for psychiatric monitoring. When strange occurrences begin to take place, both their new mutant abilities and their friendships will be tested as they battle to try and make it out alive."

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    About the Author - Derek Anderson

    Raised on a steady diet of R.L. Stine’s Goosebumps books and Are You Afraid of the Dark?, Derek has been fascinated with fear since he first saw ForeverWare being used on an episode of Eerie, Indiana.

    When he’s not writing about horror as the Senior News Reporter for Daily Dead, Derek can be found daydreaming about the Santa Carla Boardwalk from The Lost Boys or reading Stephen King and Brian Keene novels.

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