Ridley Scott, Michael Fassbender and Danny McBride will be in attendance at SXSW this year to debut a special sneak peek of Alien: Covenant as well as a screening of the 1979 original film, Alien. It is currently unknown whether or not the event will contain a fan Q&A session, but we do know it will take place on March 10th at 10:00pm CT at the Paramount Theater in Austin, Texas.
20th Century Fox is taking you back to the original terror that taught us in space no one can hear you scream. Join director Ridley Scott with Michael Fassbender and Danny McBride to re-experience the original 1979 film and catch a sneak peek of their new film "Alien: Covenant" that will be in theaters May 19, 2017.
Source: SXSW via Daily Dead.
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The future of Alien
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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