Ridley Scott was answering questions in LA during the Hero Complex Film Festival on Sunday. The Alien Prequels came up, of course. You can find a report on AICN. Here’s the main points. Beware, some spoilers.
- The scripts for both Prequels are complete.
- You’ll find out who the Space Jockey is and where he originally came from.
- The Prequel will go further into terraforming and focus on the reality of what it takes to leave for another planet.
- Ridley Scott also implied that the the Space Jockey isn’t a creature itself, it’s a suit with a being inside.
- Collider also posted their report and mentioned that he had done a lot of underwater research for the movies.