Leatherface is the next installment in the Texas Chainsaw Massacre Legacy, as Lionsgate and Millennium films have revealed the films first poster, (which you can view below), to promote the next installment in the series.
This is a prequel to The Texas Chainsaw Massacre which will explore the origins of the horror icon in the 1970s, the story will begin with the Leatherface character in his teenage years. He resides in a mental institution until he joins a pack of fellow patients who all break out and go on the run from the authorities. The film will mark the eighth overall entry in the franchise.
Leatherface will be directed by acclaimed French filmmaking duo Julian Maury and Alexandre Bustillo from Inside & Livid, with the script being penned by Seth M. Sherwood, as the film stars Stephen Dorff from Blade, Vanessa Grasse from Roboshark, Sam Strike from “EastEnders” and Lili Taylor from The Conjuring.
Leatherface is expected for release in the U.S. sometime in 2016.