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Noomi Rapace Won't Be Returning To Space With Alien: Covenant

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

After changing its name again, having a new lead cast and having the number of sequels go from one to three, Ridley Scott’s upcoming Alien: Covenant has another change in store: Prometheus actress Noomi Rapace isn’t returning for more Xenomorph adventures. Read more...

Ridley Scott Isn't Just Making Another New Alien Prequel, He's Making Three

5 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Hoo boy. Ridley Scott has announced that Alien: Covenant isn’t the only Alien prequel he hasin the works. The director says he’s making two additional movies which will link up 2012’s Prometheus to the original Alien film, which he made in 1979. Read more...

The Official Alien: Covenant Plot Synopsis Raises Some Big Questions

5 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Last week, director Ridley Scott let it slip that the sequel to Prometheus was now going to be called Alien: Covenant. 20th Century Fox made that official Monday morning with a new logo and, most curiously, a very confusing plot synopsis. Read more...

Ridley Scott's Prometheus Sequel Gets Another Name Change

6 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

First it was Prometheus 2, and then Alien: Paradise Lost. Now, Ridley Scott’s followup to Prometheus apparently has a new name: Alien: Covenant. Read more...

With Alien 5 Delayed, Neill Blomkamp Moves Onto A "Time Travel Procedural"

6 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The director of District 9, Elysium and Chappie just can’t get away from sci-fi. After working on a fifth Alien movie for a few months (before it was put on hold waiting for Ridley Scott’s Prometheus sequel ), Neill Blomkamp is about to do yet another sci-fi film. Read more...

To Save The Alien Universe, Fox Should Take A Leaf From Marvel's Playbook

6 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Last week, word broke that Neil Blomkamp’s Alien 5 was being put on hold due to ongoing work while Ridley Scott’s Prometheus 2 is being developed. That’s a shame, but if Fox looks at what Marvel’s been doing, they can probably have their cake and eat it too. Read more...

Prometheus 2, Which Has Nothing to Do With Alien, Is Now an Alien Movie

7 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Somehow, the news that Ridley Scott wants to make three Prometheus sequels is not the most ridiculous Prometheus news this week. Scott himself announced the sequel to the semi-Alien-prequel will now be named Alien: Paradise Lost—which is super-strange given that Scott literally said Prometheus 2 has nothing to do the Alien movies as recently as 48 hours ago. Read more...

Prometheus 2 Won't Connect to Alien, but Prometheus 4 Might. Wait, What?

7 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

When Ridley Scott’s Prometheus hit theaters, it was polarizing for a bunch of reasons. Some of the biggest were its connections to Alien, which created more questions than they answered. Read more...

Ridley Scott Swears He's Definitely Making the Prometheus Sequel Next

8 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Of the umpteen or so upcoming movies Ridley Scott has said he’s directing, it turns out that Prometheus 2 is at the top of the list. At the recent NASA/The Martian event, the director announced he is already currently scouting locations for the sequel, presumably for Noomi Rapace and Michael Fassbender’s severed head to visit. Read more...

Ridley Scott Still Says He's Making Prometheus 2, and it Shoots Soon

9 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

While the first Prometheus definitely opened the door to a sequel, very few walked out actually thinking it was going to happen. The 2012 film was a middling financial and critical success so though there was talk of a follow-up, it seemed likely the project would fade away and die. It has now risen from the dead. Read more...

Alien and Prometheus Mashup Redeems the Latter

11 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

In an editing exercise, film student Job Willins has taken Ridley Scott’s films Alien and Prometheus into a single film called Derelict. The end result is pretty good, and well worth watching. Read more...

Ridley Scott Says There'll Be A New Type Of Alien In Prometheus 2

last yearGenres / Sci Fi : io9

While Noomi Rapace and Michael Fassbender's severed head journey through the cosmos, Sir Ridley Scott is hard at work at chronicling their adventures in his script for Prometheus 2. And now he's dropped a fascinating bombshell about the movie: It's going to have a new type of alien we've never seen before. Read more...

Can We Talk About the Bonus Situation?

2 years agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Tonight we went to Alamo Drafthouse to see this new Ridley Scott film, Alien. It is a a sequel to his 2012 film Prometheus but more in a loose sense. Spoilers below. Read more...

What Does A Major Potential Guest Star Tell Us About Captain America 3?

2 years agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Jeremy Renner says there's been "rumblings" of him appearing in Captain America 3. Ridley Scott doesn't know when Prometheus 2 will get made, but he does have scripts for that, Blade Runner 2, and The Martian. Arrow begins filming Felicity's story. And new photos showing the return of the Daleks to Doctor Who. Spoilers now! Read more...

Is Shredder Hiding A Huge Secret In Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles?

2 years agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

New set photos give a huge clue to Doctor Who's season finale. Don't believe that rumor about how Star Wars will handle Harrison Ford's injury. Ridley Scott's next film is The Martian, which could be bad for Prometheus 2. And we now know who Michael Chiklis is playing in American Horror Story: Freak Show. Spoilers now! Read more...

What's Next For the Agents of SHIELD? And Is Prometheus 2 On Hold?

2 years agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Get the first details about the Game of Thrones season finale. Watch some X-Men featurettes! Ridley Scott could be directing the movie adaptation of The Martian. The first photo from The Walking Dead season five shows a bloodied Rick. And could Arrow's Deadshot get his own spinoff? Spoilers now! Read more...

Michael Fassbender Confirms Prometheus 2 Is A Go

2 years agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Ridley Scott confirmed months ago that the script to Prometheus 2 was in the bag. Filming is slated to begin this fall, with a projected release date of March 2016. Now, in unsurprising but auspicious news, Michael Fassbender has confirmed he's "doing a sequel," presumable reprising his role as David (Davids? ). Read more...

Prometheus 2 Could Feature A Lot More Michael Fassbender. A Lot.

2 years agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Interest? Restored. Apparently, the Untitled Ridley Scott Project coming out in March 2016, which everybody has been wondering about, really is Prometheus 2, or whatever it'll end up being called. And it'll have the most Michael Fassbender of any movie, ever. Read more...

Prometheus 2 is (probably) arriving on March 4th, 2016.

2 years agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Prometheus 2 is (probably) arriving on March 4th, 2016. At the moment, it's slotted for "an unnamed Ridley Scott project," but since Scott recently confirmed the Prometheus 2 script is finished, it's a likely guess. Are you ready for the continuing adventures of Space Noomi Rapace and Michael Fassbender's severed head? Read more...

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