Noted director slated to direct Alien prequel.
Ridley Scott, the director of 1982’s seminal science fiction film Blade Runner, has announced that a new web series is in development that is set in the same fictional universe.
Tony Scott has confirmed that 20th Century Fox is going to be producing a prequel to his brother Ridley’s classic Alien. Originally SciFiNow reported that Carl Rinsch would be helming a direct remake of Scott’s sci-fi horror, but this has since been dispelled following an interview with Collider in which Tony Scott said the following:
The perennial 1979 genre classic Alien could be heading to the big screen once more, as rumours are circulating that a remake is in the works.
Ridley Scott is claiming that he will be returning to science fiction shortly, directing an adaptation of an as yet-unnamed novel. Back in March, the LA Times reported that it will be Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World, to be produced by George DiCaprio and tar his grandson Leonardo. In an interview with Eclipse magazine, Scott … Continued