We knew a Hellboy reboot was on the way – with Neil Marshall directing – but this is our to start with glimpse at David Harbour as Massive Red himself. He is absolutely got that whole ‘angry and swole’ thing down.
Holy crap… to start with glimpse #hellboy pic.twitter.com/T63IpVvEHsSeptember thirteen, 2017
The image from Hellboy: Rise of the Blood Queen was at first tweeted out by Hellboy creator Mike Mignola and Lionsgate before long shared it far too. Harbour tweeted a distinctive impression – one particular with slightly fewer pores and skin on display – with the caption “be sure to allow me to introduce myself, I’m a male of wealth and taste…” a line from the Rolling Stones song Sympathy for the Satan. It was quickly deleted, but you can see it beneath.
It is really absolutely a modify of glimpse for Harbour – who we are far more utilised to observing as the grizzled, perpetually pissed-off-seeking Jim Hopper in Stranger Things – and displays the darker sense Marshall needs to deliver to the reboot.
“Neil [Marshall] claimed from the really beginning that he needed to walk a razor’s edge in between horror and comic book film, which was music to my ears, because that’s what I was shooting for in the script, and precisely what [Mike] Mignola does so very well with the comics,” claimed writer Andrew Cosby.
“I just can’t really converse about specifics with regard to the tale, which they’re preserving a fairly limited lid on at the instant,” claimed Cosby, “but I can say that this is a darker, far more ugly variation of Hellboy.”
Hellboy: Rise of the Blood Queen is scheduled for upcoming year, and will also star Milla Jovovich.