Empire Magazine have just posted a new article with a clearer look at the new Alien: Covenant movie still we reported on yesterday. The still is of director Ridley Scott speaking with lead actress Katherine Waterston during a climactic scene from the film. In this piece as well, Waterston explains that Alien: Covenant wastes no time throwing the crew into turmoil - adding that unlike Ripley in Alien, Daniels is forced into survival mode from the very beginning.
Unlike Sigourney in Alien, [Daniels] is in a survival mode of sorts from the beginning. She’s not the captain, but she’s a natural leader so in times of crisis she falls into that position quite easily.
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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.
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