Interviews

Here’s a list of all the interviews that have been done by AvPGalaxy. The interviews are split into five sections: Films, Games, Literature, Fan Films and Other Interviews. The list is then sorted by most recent first down to oldest.

Films

  • Dan Trachtenberg Interview (Interview by Corporal Hicks & RidgeTop on October 8, 2022)
    About directing 2022’s Prey.
  • Dane DiLeigro Interview (Interview by Corporal Hicks & RidgeTop on September 14th, 2022)
    About performing as the Feral Predator in Prey. 
  • Rex Pickett Interview (Interview by Corporal Hicks & RidgeTop on June 11th, 2022)
    About writing an unused screenplay for Alien 3. 
  • Tom Woodruff Interview (Interview by Corporal Hicks & RidgeTop on November 27th, 2021)
    About performing inside the Alien suit. 
  • Peter Briggs Interview (Interview by Corporal Hicks & Xenomorphine on July 30th, 2021)
    About writing the very first script for Alien vs Predator in the early 90’s.
  • Breanna Watkins Interview (Interview by Voodoo Magic on April 30th, 2021)
    About performing as Ripley and Newt in the alternate endings for The Predator.
  • Alec Gillis & Tom Woodruff Interview (Interview by Corporal Hicks & RidgeTop on April 26th, 2021)
    About the creature effects of the Alien series.
  • Stephen Hopkins Interview (Interview by Corporal Hicks & Voodoo Magic on January 8, 2021)
    About directing Predator 2.
  • Alex Litvak Interview (Interview by Corporal Hicks & RidgeTop on August 31st, 2020)
    About writing Predators.
  • Charles De Lauzirika #2 (Interview by Corporal Hicks & RidgeTop on May 11th, 2020)
    About Aliens 3’s Assembly Cut.
  • Wyatt Weed (Interview by Corporal Hicks & RidgeTop on April 9th, 2020)
    About performing as the Boar Predator in Predator 2.
  • Nimrod Antal (Interview by Corporal Hicks on June 17th, 2019)
    About directing 2010’s Predators.
  • James Paxton (Interview by Corporal Hicks & Xenomorphine on May 20th, 2019)
    About starring in Alien: Alone and his father, Bill Paxton.
  • Kelsey Taylor (Interview by RidgeTop on May 5th, 2019)
    About directing the Alien: 40th Anniversary Short, Alien: Specimen.
  • Noah Miller (Interview by Corporal Hicks on April 26th, 2019)
    About directing and writing the Alien: 40th Anniversary Short, Alien: Alone.
  • Carrie Henn (Interview by Corporal Hicks on April 26th, 2019)
    About performing as Newt in Aliens.
  • Spear Sisters (Interview by Corporal Hicks on April 19th, 2019)
    About directing and writing the Alien: 40th Anniversary Short, Alien: Ore.
  • Alexandre O. Phillipe (Interview by RidgeTop on February 4th, 2019)
    About directing Memory: The Origins of Alien.
  • Alec Gillis (Interview by Corporal Hicks & RidgeTop on November 26th, 2018)
    About working on The Predator and Neill Blomkamp’s Alien Sequel.
  • Brian A. Prince & Kyle Strauts (Interview by Corporal Hicks & RidgeTop in October 2018)
    About performing as the Predators in 2018’s The Predator.
  • Cynthia Scott (Interview by Corporal Hicks on August 28th, 2018)
    About performing as Dietrich in Aliens.
  • Billy Mansell & Scott James (Interview by Corporal Hicks on July 5th, 2018)
    About portraying the Engineer civilians in Alien: Covenant.
  • Ben Rigby (Interview by Corporal Hicks & MU/TH/UR on April 26th, 2018)
    About performing Ledward in Alien: Covenant.
  • Ian Feuer (Interview by Corporal Hicks & RidgeTop on March 29th, 2018)
    About portraying the Predators in Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem.
  • Liam O’Donnell (Interview by Corporal Hicks & RidgeTop on December 15th, 2017)
    About working on Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem.
  • Alec Gillis and Tom Woodruff Jr. (Interview by RidgeTop on December 3rd, 2017)
    About creature effects for Alien and Predator films.
  • Adam Johansen (Interview by Corporal Hicks on September 1st, 2017)
    About creature effects for Alien: Covenant.
  • Colin Shulver (Interview by Corporal Hicks on August 8th, 2017)
    About doing concept art for Alien Covenant.
  • Dane Hallett and Matt Hatton (Interview by Corporal Hicks on July 10th, 2017)
    About doing set decoration and concept art for Alien Covenant.
  • Sir Ridley Scott and Michael Fassbender (Interview by Corporal Hicks on May 6, 2017)
    About working on Alien Covenant.
  • Billy Crudup, Danny McBride and Demian Bichir (Interview by Corporal Hicks on May 6, 2017)
    About working on Alien Covenant.
  • Katherine Waterston (Interview by Corporal Hicks on May 6, 2017)
    About working on Alien Covenant.
  • Daniel Kash (Interview by Corporal Hicks & RidgeTop on January 12, 2017)
    About portraying the character of Spunkmeyer in Aliens.
  • Wayne Hagg (Interview by Corporal Hicks on November 14, 2016)
    About working on concept art for Alien Covenant.
  • Ian Whyte (2) (Interview by Corporal Hicks on February 21, 2016)
    About playing the Predator in AvP and AvPR and the Last Engineer in Prometheus.
  • Charles De Lauzirika (Interview by Corporal Hicks and Mikey on February 8, 2014)
    About producing the Alien Quadrilogy, Anthology and Prometheus Blu-Ray sets.
  • Carlos Huante (Interview by ThisBethesdaSea on November 11, 2012)
    About doing the concept art for Prometheus.
  • Trevor Steedman (Interview by Corporal Hicks & Mikey on September 28, 2011)
    About portraying the character Wierzbowski in Aliens, fan projects and conventions.
  • Joseph Pepe (Interview by Corporal Hicks on November 14, 2010)
    About concept art for AvP/ AvP Requiem and Predators.
  • Michael Broom (Interview by Ikarop on September 8, 2010)
    About concept art for AvP Requiem and Predators.
  • Brian Steele (Interview by Corporal Hicks on August 4, 2010)
    About playing the Predator in Predators.
  • Lance Henriksen (Interview by ikarop (Via Sega) on December 8, 2009)
    About his character in the films and in the upcoming AvP game.
  • Brian Tyler (Interview by Corporal Hicks on October 23, 2007)
    About composing music for AvP Requiem.
  • Chelah Horsdal (Interview by Corporal Hicks on October 2, 2007)
    About Chelah Horsdal playing the character Darcy Benson in AvP Requiem.
  • Jeff Habberstad (Interview by Darkness on February 13, 2007)
    About Jeff Habberstad being the second unit director in AvP2.
  • Ian Whyte (Interview by Corporal Hicks on January 11, 2007)
    About Ian Whyte playing the Predator in AvP and AvP2.
  • Morris Chapdelaine (Interview by Corporal Hicks on January 5, 2007)
    Covers creatures and scenes in Alien vs Predator 2.
  • Alec Gillis & Tom Woodruff (Interview by Darkness on December 13, 2006)
    About the Alien and AvP films.

Games

  • Jared Gerritzen (Interview by Corporal Hicks & RidgeTop on June 26, 2020)
    Interview with Illfonic’s Chief Creative Officer about Predator: Hunting Grounds lore and Arnie’s return to the Predator series.
  • Charles Brungardt & Jared Gerritzen (Interview by Corporal Hicks & RidgeTop on February 17, 2020)
    Interview with Illfonic‘s CEO Charles Brungardt and Chief Creative Officer Jared Gerritzen to talk about Predator: Hunting Grounds.
  • Nathan Cheever (Interview by Corporal Hicks & RidgeTop on January 13, 2020)
    About developing Aliens vs. Predator 2.
  • JD Sorvari (Interview by Corporal Hicks on February 13, 2019)
    About being the Lead Writer and Narrative Designer for Alien: Blackout.
  • Alex Moore (Interview by Corporal Hicks & RidgeTop on June 21, 2016)
    About being a games developer and working on 2010’s Aliens vs Predator game.
  • Will Porter & Dion Lay (Alien Isolation Writers) (Interview by Corporal Hicks on February 3, 2015)
    About Alien: Isolation.
  • Creative Assembly [Post-launch] (Interview by ikarop on December 9, 2014)
    About Alien: Isolation.
  • Creative Assembly Studio Visit (Interview By Corporal Hicks & AvPG Community on February 10, 2014)
    About the upcoming Alien: Isolation game.
  • Dave Flamburis (Demiurge Studios) (Interview by Moosh on November 11, 2013)
    About Aliens – Colonial Marines and the Bughunt add-on.
  • Angry Mob Games (Interview by ikarop on February 18, 2013)
    About the Predators and AvP Evolution mobile games.
  •  Gearbox Software (Interview by ikarop on April 3, 2012)
    About Aliens – Colonial Marines.
  • WayForward Technologies (Interview by ikarop on September 15, 2011)
    About the DS game Aliens – Infestation.
  • Carmen Pearson & Bogdan Iliesiu (Interview by Mr. Weyland on September 3, 2010)
    About the Predators iPhone game.
  • Mark Rutherford (Interview by Corporal Hicks on June 18, 2010)
    About the soundtrack for the Aliens vs. Predator game.
  • Rebellion Studio Visit: Interview (Interview By Corporal Hicks on January 9, 2010)
    About the upcoming Aliens vs. Predator game.
  • Rebellion (Interview By ikarop on August 7, 2009)
    About the upcoming Aliens vs. Predator game.
  • Greg Herboek (Interview By Corporal Hicks on January 26, 2008)
    Covers the Mobile Phone game Alien Vs Predator 2 2D: Requiem.
  • Rich Ragsdale (Interview By Corporal Hicks on February 18, 2007)
    About the music in AvP1/AvP2/AvP Extinction/Aliens: Colonial Marines.
  • Greg Herboek (Interview By Corporal Hicks on April 14, 2006)
    Covers the Mobile Phone games AvP: 2D and AvP: 3D.
  • Tim Tran (Interview By The Ultimate Predator on August 7, 2005)
    About the PS2/X-Box game, Predator Concrete Jungle.

Literature

  • Mark Verhieden (Interview by Corporal Hicks & RidgeTop on April 26th, 2020)
    About writing Aliens: Outbreak, Nightmare Asylum and Female War, and establishing the Aliens expanded universe.
  • Scott Sigler (Interview by Corporal Hicks on March 2nd, 2020)
    About writing Aliens: Phalanx.
  • Tim Waggoner (Interview by Corporal Hicks on November 23rd, 2019)
    About writing Alien: Prototype.
  • Seanan McGuire (aka Mira Grant) (Interview by Corporal Hicks & RidgeTop on August 20th, 2019)
    About writing Alien: Echo.
  • Johnnie Christmas (Interview by Corporal Hicks & RidgeTop on May 3rd, 2019)
    About writing and illustrating the comic William Gibson’s Alien 3.
  • Gabriel Hardman (Interview by Corporal Hicks & RidgeTop on February 21st, 2019)
    About writing and illustrating Aliens: Dust to Dust.
  • Den Beauvais (Interview by Perfect-Organism on December 19th, 2018)
    About illustrating Aliens: Book Two (aka Aliens: Nightmare Asylum).
  • James A. Moore (Interview by Corporal Hicks on August 3rd, 2018)
    About writing The Predator: Hunters and Hunted.
  • Alex White (Interview by Corporal Hicks on May 9th, 2018)
    About writing Alien – The Cold Forge.
  • Marc Cerasini (Interview by Corporal Hicks and SiL on October 20th, 2017)
    About the Alien vs Predator film novelization.
  • Bryan Thomas Schmidt (Interview by Corporal Hicks on October 01, 2017)
    About writing Predator: If It Bleeds.
  • Alan Dean Foster (2) (Interview by Corporal Hicks on June 27, 2017)
    About writing the Alien: Covenant novelization.
  • Tim Lebbon (4) (Interview by Corporal Hicks on October 21, 2016)
    About the final novel in the Rage War trilogy, Alien vs. Predator – Armageddon.
  • Tim Lebbon (3) (Interview by Corporal Hicks on November 23, 2015)
    About the Alien vs Predator novel, Predator – Incursion.
  • Markus Pansegrau (Interview by Corporal Hicks & RidgeTop on September 13, 2016)
    About working on the Alien: The Weyland-Yutani Report.
  • Chris Sebela (Interview by Corporal Hicks on May 5, 2015)
    About the comic series, Aliens vs. Predator – Fire and Stone.
  • Paul Tobin (Interview by Corporal Hicks on April 9, 2015)
    About the comics, Prometheus – Fire and Stone and Predators comic adaptation.
  • Chris Roberson  (Interview by Corporal Hicks on April 9, 2015)
    About the Aliens comic, Fire and Stone.
  • Christopher Golden (2) (Interview by Corporal Hicks on January 13, 2015)
    About Alien novel, River of Pain – follow up interview conducted after release of the novel.
  • Christopher Golden (Interview by Corporal Hicks on October 30, 2014)
    About Alien novel, River of Pain.
  • Stephani Danelle Perry (Interview by Corporal Hicks on September 04, 2014)
    About Alien/vs. Predator novels and Weyland-Yutani Reports.
  • James A. Moore (Interview by Corporal Hicks on June 27, 2014)
    About Alien novel, Sea of Sorrows.
  • Tim Lebbon (2) (Interview by Corporal Hicks on March 5, 2014)
    About Alien novel, Out of the Shadows.
  • Tim Lebbon (1) (Interview by Corporal Hicks on September 22, 2013)
    About Alien novel, Out of the Shadows.
  • Ian Nathan (Interview by Corporal Hicks on September 23. 2011)
    About Alien Vault: The Definitive Story of the Making of the Film book.
  • Brian Evenson (Interview by Corporal Hicks on February 7, 2010)
    About Aliens novel, No Exit.
  • Chris Warner (Interview by Corporal Hicks on August 14, 2009)
    About the editor Chris Warner.
  • Zach Howard (Interview by Corporal Hicks on March 27, 2009)
    About the comic illustrator Zach Howard.
  • Jeff VanderMeer (Interview by Corporal Hicks on November 9, 2008)
    About the Predator novel, South China Sea.
  • Rob Simpson & Victoria Blake (Interview By Corporal Hicks on June 12, 2007)
    About editing Alien / Predator novels.
  • Steve Perry (Interview By Corporal Hicks on May 6, 2007)
    About the novels Aliens: Earth Hive, Aliens: Nightmare Asylum, Aliens: The Female War, AvP: Prey and the upcoming Predator: Turnabout.
  • John Shirley (2) (Interview By Corporal Hicks on January 24, 2007)
    About the Predator novel, Forever Midnight and the upcoming Aliens novel, Steel Egg.
  • Diane Carey (Interview By Corporal Hicks on December 17, 2006)
    About the novel Aliens: Cauldron.
  • Robert Greenberger (Interview By Corporal Hicks on December 15, 2006)
    About the novel Predator: Flesh & Blood.
  • Stephen Youll (Interview By Corporal Hicks on April 27, 2006)
    He was responsible for creating the covers of the new Alien and predator novels.
  • Randy Stradley (Interview By Corporal Hicks on March 30, 2006)
    Covers the AvP Comics.
  • Alan Dean Foster (Interview By Corporal Hicks on March 9, 2006)
    Covers the Alien Movie Novelizations.
  • Michael Jan Friedman (Interview By Corporal Hicks on February 22, 2006)
    Covers the novel Aliens: Original Sin.
  • John Shirley (Interview By Corporal Hicks on February 5, 2006)
    Covers the Predator novel Forever Midnight.
  • Yvonne Navarro (Interview By Corporal Hicks on November 7, 2005)
    Covers the novel Aliens: Music of the Spears.
  • David McIntee (Interview By Corporal Hicks on January 15, 2005)
    Covers the “Unofficial Guide to Aliens and Predator: Beautiful Monsters”.
  • Brian Watts (Interview By Corporal Hicks on February 16, 2004)
    Covers the AvP Fan Comic Dissolution.

Fan Films

  • James Bushe & Simon Rowling (Interview by Corporal Hicks on June 17, 2015)
    About the fan film, Predator: Dark Ages.
  • Felix Christian Berner (Interview by Corporal Hicks on April 16, 2015)
    About the fan film, Alien: The Adora Files.
  • Márcio Napoli (Interview by Darkness on June 17, 2014)
    About the fan film, Aliens: LV-426.
  • Darren Kemp (Interview by Corporal Hicks on June 20, 2011)
    About the fan film, Aliens Epilogue.
  • Alex Popov (Interview by Corporal Hicks on November 9, 2008)
    About the fan film, AvP Redemption.
  • Cory Bauer (Interview by The Ultimate Predator on August 8, 2005)
    About the fan films, Predator Dark Jungle & Hunter’s Match.
  • Matt Rubenstein (Interview By Corporal Hicks on May 9, 2004)
    Covers the fan film Predator: The Harvest.
  • Damon Wellner (Interview By Corporal Hicks on April 22, 2004)
    Covers fan films Alien 5 and Alien 5 Squared.

Other Interviews

  • David Watson (Interview by Corporal Hicks & Xenomorphine on October 25, 2016)
    About being a Colonial Marine performer from Alien War.
  • Dirk Maggs (Interview by Corporal Hicks on 25 April, 2016)
    About the Alien: Out of the Shadows audio drama.
  • Andrew David Clark (Interview By Corporal Hicks and Mikey on September 3, 2011)
  • About the Aliens Encounters convention.
  • Kyle Windrix (Interview By Corporal Hicks and Mikey on April 10, 2011)
    About sculpting the Predator action figure for NECA.
  • Shaun Noelte (Interview By Xenomorphine on December 25, 2007)
    About the Predalien Maquette.
  • Gary Gillies (Interview By Corporal Hicks on February 13, 2007)
    About the total reality experience Alien War.
  • Inkworks (Interview By Corporal Hicks on August 4, 2004)
    About the Alien vs Predator Trading Cards.
  • Pearce Ryan (Interview By Corporal Hicks on June 1, 2004)
    Covers the Aliens Predator CCG.

 

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