Michael Bay has said that the forthcoming Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie will feature a new origin story for our favourite pizza loving dudes.
Speaking at last week’s Nickelodeon Upfront in New York, Bay, who will produce the movie, hinted that the turtles may not be human.
“When you see this movie, kids are going to believe, one day, that these turtles actually do exist when we are done with this movie,” he said. “These turtles are from an alien race and they are going to be tough, edgy, funny and completely lovable.”
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles will feature a script from Josh Appelbaum, Andrew Nemec, Art Marcum, Matt Holloway and John Fusco, be directed by Jonathan Liebesman and is set for a Christmas Day 2013 release.