While Titan has been responsible for some of the best literature the Alien franchise has seen (I’m looking at you Alex White and Scott Sigler), they have also published some fantastic non-fiction in the way of J.W Rinzler’s phenomenal Making of Alien and Aliens and Alien: The Blueprints, as well as some absolutely delightful off-beat Alien books like Alien Next ... [Read More]
We have just uploaded the 174th episode of the Alien vs. Predator Galaxy Podcast (right-click and save as to download). Regular co-hosts Corporal Hicks and RidgeTop are joined by author and editor Bryan Thomas Schmidt to discuss his work on the latest anthologies Aliens vs. Predators: Ultimate Prey and Predator: Eyes of the Demon!
We discuss the return of Dutch, how ... [Read More]
The casting news for FX and Noah Hawley's upcoming Alien series continues today with a new report from Variety naming another 6 members of the cast! Joining the recently announced Timothy Olyphant and David Rysdahl are:
Babou Ceesay (“Guerrilla,” “Damilola”), Jonathan Ajayi (“Wonder Woman 1984,” “Noughts and Crosses”), Erana James (“Uproar,” “The Wilds”), Lily Newmark (“Pin ... [Read More]
In a recent red carpet interview with Variety for her upcoming biopic Priscilla, Alien: Romulus lead actor Cailee Spaeny has confirmed the timeframe in which the film takes place: between the original Alien and its sequel Aliens.
“It’s supposed to slot in between the first movie and the second movie,” Spaeny tells Variety’s Michaela Zee. “They brought the ... [Read More]
Coming exclusively from movie news outlet Deadline, we have a new piece of casting news for Noah Hawley's currently in production Alien series for FX. Actor Timothy Olyphant has been cast in the upcoming series, apparently playing the synthetic scientist character Kirsh. Per Deadline:
Details about Olyphant’s character are not being disclosed. I hear he plays Kirsh, a ... [Read More]
With filming of Noah Hawley and FX's Alien series scheduled to recommence in Bangkok in the New Year, Noah Hawley has been discussing the upcoming serialized entry into the Alien universe again. In a new interview with StarsInfoCity, Hawley discussed the challenges in designing the shows aesthetic, suggesting that perhaps we're returning to the lo-fi sci-fi of ... [Read More]
We have just uploaded the 173rd episode of the Alien vs. Predator Galaxy Podcast (right-click and save as to download). Regular co-hosts Corporal Hicks, RidgeTop and Xenomorphine are joined once again by community guest SizzyBubbles to discuss Marvel's latest entries into the Alien expanded universe - Alien: Thaw and Alien: Regicide!
We discuss children within the Alien franchise, the complex family ... [Read More]
With the release of Marvel's solicitations for February 2024, we now know that a new 4 issue series from Marvel and returning writer Ed Brisson is due to hit comic book store shelves on the 21st of February 2024!
For years, Theta has hunted and killed Predators in her search for the one that killed her parents. Now ... [Read More]
It is with sadness that I have to report that Weston Osche, the author behind the Alien novels Alien: Infiltrator and Aliens vs. Predators: Rift War, as well as the short stories Zero to Hero and May Blood Pave My Way Home, has passed away at age 58. Weston had been fighting a number of health issues over the last ... [Read More]
Last week, Noah Hawley revealed that filming on the Alien FX series will recommence in Bangkok next year after the recent strikes. He has done a further interview with The Hollywood Reporter who asked him about his current projects and the effects the recent strikes had on his work. He mentions some of the trouble he had at ... [Read More]
After having been rumoured for many years, James Cameron's Aliens is finally coming to 4K Blu-Ray! Lightstorm Entertainment have announced that Aliens Ultimate Collector's Edition will be released digitally on December 12th while the physical releases will be out next year on March 12, 2024.
Aliens is just one of a few James Cameron classics that will be ... [Read More]