London based music editor Tony Lewis has begun recording the score for Ridley Scott's Alien: Covenant, composed by Jed Kurzel today! Mr. Lewis shared two photos to his personal¬†Twitter account moments ago announcing the commencement of the process - adding that its "massive and scary as hell":
Tony Lewis has lent his talent to numerous high profile blockbusters including The Martian, Skyfall and Mamma Mia. We can't wait to hear what he creates for Alien!
Stick with Alien-Covenant.com for more news on Alien: Covenant as we near the May 19th release date!
The Alien franchise is taking a dramatic turn at 20th Century Studios, now owned by Disney. Currently there are two major Alien projects in development - a¬†new Alien TV series¬†by Noah Hawley and a¬†new, stand-alone Alien movie¬†being directed by Fede Alvarez. Both of which will be taking the franchise in a new direction - moving away from the Alien prequel direction Ridley Scott set out to pursue back in 2012.
If you're a fan of Alien / Prometheus and would like to discuss Alien: Covenant and its upcoming sequel with other like-minded fans, be sure to join in our¬†Alien: Covenant forum! Ranked the #1 Prometheus forum back in 2012 and reigning as the web's top Alien: Covenant fan site, it's a great place to discuss the upcoming Prometheus sequels, dissect details from every trailer and engage with other fans just like you.
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