It is with great sadness that we report another loss of one of the actors who starred in the original classic, Alien. Yaphet Kotto, who played ‘Parker’ in Ridley Scott’s 1979 film has died at age 81. His passing was announced by Tessie Sinahon, his wife of 24 years, in a Facebook post
“You played a villain on ... [Read More]
It’s with great sadness that we have to report that legendary Alien series writer and producer David Giler has died at the age of 77. Deadline is reporting
that David, one of the fathers of the Alien franchise, died on the 19th of December at his home in Bangkok due to cancer.
Walter Hill and David Giler at ... [Read More]
It is with much sadness that we must report the death of another member of the Alien family. Peter Lamont, the production designer for Aliens, has passed away at age 91. The Hollywood Reporter
shared the news that Peter died on Friday the 18th of December at a hospital in Wexham.
Lamont was well known for his work ... [Read More]
Well that didn’t take long! The Alien social channels
have just made it official: An Alien FX series helmed by Noah Hawley is in active development! The series will be featured on the Hulu streaming platform. This announcement was initially made on a Disney investor livestream presentation today by FX chairman John Landgraf.
Landgraf described the series as ... [Read More]
With all these rumors of an Alien series these last two years you’d think one might actually be happening. In March of 2019 we reported on Deadline’s news that writer & producer Noah Hawley pitched an Alien series to FX
, which was apparently decided against as Fox wanted to keep Alien a theatrical series at the time.
A ... [Read More]
Predator 2’s director, Stephen Hopkins, recently spoke to Howard Gorman for Scream Magazine
in celebration of Predator 2’s 30th anniversary. Over the course of the 15 minute interview, Hopkins discusses Arnie’s involvement, the difficulties of shooting in Los Angeles, a new unreleased anniversary release of the film, Shane Black’s The Predator and plenty more.
While discussing Arnold Schwarzenegger’s ... [Read More]
Back in March 2019 news broke that Fargo and Legion creator Noah Hawley had pitched an Alien mini-series to FX
, but 20th Century Fox/Studio’s President of Production Emma Watts had wanted to keep Alien a theatrical series. Hawley has never talked about the series though. Until now.
In a new article with Observer
, talking primarily about his ... [Read More]
I’m sorry to have to report to you all the loss of another member of the Alien family. The Hollywood Reporter shared the devastating news
, where Ron’s wife confirmed that passed away on the 21st – Ron’s 83rd birthday.
Cobb died Monday — his birthday — of Lewy body dementia in Sydney, his wife of 48 years, Robin ... [Read More]
Last month saw Coolwaters Productions, the company that represents the convention appearances of several cast and crew of Aliens, put on an Aliens themed In-House convention
. Alien vs. Predator Galaxy was there and we really enjoyed it! And for those of you who missed out on the opportunity, Coolwaters has now uploaded the entire panel to their YouTube channel ... [Read More]
It is with much sadness that I have to report to you all the passing of another member of the Alien family. The Guardian has confirmed
with the agent of Sir Ian Holm, Alien’s very own Ash, that the legendary actor has passed away this morning.
“It is with great sadness that the actor Sir ... [Read More]