It is with great sadness that I am here to report that Roy Scammell, the stuntman best known for his work in the James Bond franchise but also one of only three performers to wear H.R Giger’s iconic Alien suit in the original Alien, has passed away. According to the Milton Keynes Citizen
, Roy passed away at ... [Read More]
La Femme en Noir, a premiere gothic-style clothing house based out of Los Angles, has just unveiled a collection of Alien and H.R Giger themed clothing
including jackets, shirts, skirts and accessories all in celebration of Alien Day.
Launching today at LaFemmeEnNoir.net, the avant-garde and fashion-forward “Alien Day” collection of unisex eyewear, bomber jackets, and t-shirts. The collection ... [Read More]
In IGN’s latest article covering Cold Iron Studio’s upcoming Aliens: Fireteam, they’re talking to Cold Iron’s head of studio Craig Zinkievich, creative director Matt Highison and narrative designer Christ L’Etoile about Fireteam’s story and its additions to lore
“Aliens: Fireteam is a cooperative shooter, but it’s here to tell a new story too, and there’s a cohesive narrative ... [Read More]
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 appears the remaining three Alien films may be coming to 4K Blu-Ray after all. There were rumours last year
that Disney was going to stop releasing 4K Blu-Rays for most films although they later insisted they’re still committed to the format. A new report on TheDigitalFix
says that Aliens, Alien 3 and Alien Resurrection are ... [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 his new TV series Raised by Wolves due to premiere today on HBO Max, Sir Ridley Scott has been making the press rounds to promote the new series. In an interview with Forbes
, Scott confirmed that he is continuing to work on a new prequel film, but also gave a rather confusing comment.
“That’s in process. We ... [Read More]
The Alien franchise is one that owes a lot to the incredible artists and visionaries who worked on the films that elevated the film above its “b-movie” origins into such a significant moment in cinematic history.
From the surreal and horrifyingly seductive blending of the biological and mechanical style of H.R Giger that created such an iconic creature, to the real-world ... [Read More]
Following Alien’s defeat of Star Wars in week 4 of LA Time’s Ultimate Summer Movie Showdown
, Sir Ridley Scott discussed his work on Alien with the newspaper. And tucked away at the bottom of the interview
was another expression of interest in Scott’s desire to continue making Alien films.
“I still think there’s a lot ... [Read More]
Earlier this year the drama department of the North Bergen High School in New Jersey made some real waves on the Internet with their stage play adaptation of Alien! They garnered the attention of Sir Ridley Scott who sent them a letter of congratulations
and donated money towards their school. Sigourney Weaver herself even showed up the ... [Read More]
Memory: The Origins of Alien, a new documentary from Alexandre O. Philippe, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year. Alien vs. Predator Galaxy was on hand to witness the premiere
, and we had the opportunity to chat to its director, Alexandre
At the time they were still discussing with possible distributors but in April it was announced ... [Read More]
Marking the occasion of the 40th Anniversary of the original Alien, Director Ridley Scott had a chat with The Hollywood Reporter
about his experiences regarding how Alien coalesced.
Those who have watched behind-the-scenes materials or read books regarding the film’s production may be familiar with the events described. Regardless, Scott revisiting them makes for an engaging read.
Sigourney Weaver, ... [Read More]
With the 40th anniversary of the film that started it all just a day away, 20th Century Fox uploaded a brand new video to their social channels yesterday that celebrated the fans of Alien.
Using footage of the new interviews with Sigourney Weaver and Sir Ridley Scott, as well as the videos submitted by fans for #MyAlien40th on Alien Day, the ... [Read More]