Josh Boone Decides To Adapt The New Mutants Comic Books (2014)
In 2014, Josh Boone was contemporary off the weepy hit teen drama, The Fault In Our Stars, primarily based on the best-selling ebook of the identical title by John Green. The movie’s success, each critically and commercially, proved that Boone was prepared to maneuver up the ladder. And it was round this time that the director hoped to make a movie adaptation of New Mutants, a comic book created by Chris Claremont and Bill Sienkiewicz, and Boone commissioned his friend, Knate Lee, to make a comic book ebook with a purpose to illustrate what a possible New Mutants film would appear to be. Boone and Lee’s comedian was then despatched to Simon Kinberg, the screenwriter and producer behind numerous latest X-Men titles. He “really liked it,” and felt it could possibly be a venture value pursing.