Originally Posted on April 27, 2011
Director Ridley Scott(Alien) revealed that the prequel for Alien is definetely happening and that a script is almost complete. This prequel will take place thirty years before the introduction of Ellen Ripley(Sigourney Weaver).
The background of the space jockey’s will be explored, the space jockeys were an alien race briefly seen in Alien. H.R Giger, the designer of the original Alien will be consulted by Scott in order to design the space jockeys.
A release date and cast are still unknown.