It appears the visual effects crew at Weta will bring the Alien Xenomorphs to life for Noah Hawley's upcoming Alien TV Series for FX! Sources revealed to fansite AvPGalaxy that the studio will be handling the creature visual effects for the upcoming show however did not specify to what extent the effects would be physical or digital.
This won't be Weta's first time handling Alien franchise IP, previously the studio provided work on Ridley Scott's Prometheus back in 2012 however this new series will be the first time they're involved with designing and producing effects for the actual Aliens themselves. As we learn more we'll be sure to keep you posted!
Noah Hawley's Alien TV series begins production this March!
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About Alien: Covenant 2 / Alien Awakening
The state of the Alien: Covenant sequel continues to remain uncertain. Ridley Scott has mentioned previously that they have a story already in place and know exactly where the sequel to Covenant will go, however the recent acquisition of 20th Century Fox film properties by Disney have potentially put the rumored-to-be-titled Alien: Awakening on hold for the time being. As new details arise concerning Alien: Covenant 2 we will be your premiere source and you can find information on the Covenant sequel by visiting the About Alien: Awakening page here.
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