Alien Movie Universe

ALIEN TV Miniseries From Noah Hawley been pitched to Execs...

Alien-Covenant.com/forum/
Forum Topic
5655 Views15 Replies

The Film Theory Of Everything

MemberOvomorphOct-02-2020 8:17 AM

This may have been covered but Noah Hawley, who was involved with FARGO tv series, LEGION tv series & a pitch for a new STAR TREK idea/film (or involved with STAR TREK: STRANGE NEW WORLDS) has apparantly been in talks to pitch an idea for a new tv series involving ALIEN... What do You think about that!?

15 Replies

Roger G

MemberFacehuggerOct-02-2020 8:28 AM
Thank you, any sources about it?

Blackwinter-witch

MemberPraetorianOct-02-2020 10:18 AM

Hmmm....

it'll be interesting to see how this develops, if it's given a go-ahead.

IN SPACE THERE IS NO WARNING

 

 

 

BigDave

MemberDeaconOct-02-2020 4:03 PM

"The Disney-Fox merger may have ended those hopes for now, but we’re hoping for a potential return based on Hawley’s angle in. Namely: it’s about the people, not the xenomorphs."

Well there was Rumors of a TV Show back in 2018/2019 so maybe it had some Foundation, i think the DISNEY Merger had meant some STUFF had been Canned or on Hold.

We have talked on here before about a TV Series and HOW there is MORE to the ALIEN Franchise than Xenomorphs and Ripley.

So you could have a TV Show that covers some STUFF from the Franchise that is within the SAME UNIVERSE as ALIEN but have to NOT be a ALIEN TV Show if you get what i mean as the ALIEN is sometimes too Synonymous with the Xenomorph.

So EVEN if they dont Explore the Engineers or anything they have Created their is PLENTY to Cover in a SPIN OFF.

Weyland and Yutani were ONCE separate Companies and we had a BIT of History/Information with Weyland Industries via the Prometheus Website, and seen Peter Weyland.   But there is still SO MUCH that could be Covered by Weyland-Yutani.

With Potentially 100 Years of History prior to ALIEN for the Weyland Company and WHO KNOWS as to HOW OLD the Yutani Corporation are.

Those Companies have NOT spend all their TIME in the Pursuit of the Xenomorph or making Flute Playing Androids.

Also the Colonial Marines are NOT around to purely BUG HUNT the Xenomorph.

And so YES i think you can have TV Show especially that is SET in the same Universe as ALIEN but either has NO XENOMORPH or they Play a SMALL Part only.

But it depends on DISNEY and what they would want and WHAT they Feel will Make $$$$ and Views/Subscriptions....  so maybe it be about Xenomorphs or Ripley then lol

R.I.P Sox  01/01/2006 - 11/10/2017

The Film Theory Of Everything

MemberOvomorphOct-02-2020 4:24 PM

Sure, I get what You mean BigDave... (i.e.) WEYLAND . . . or WEYLAND: BUILDING BETTER WORLDS . . . or just BUILDING BETTER WORLDS.

You know Me, I love that idea of using WEYLAND as a backdrop to get started with & potentially have spins-offs emmenate from that such-as what apparantly is going to continue with The Mandalorian regarding Asoka mini-series, Boba Fett mini-series & so-on.

The Film Theory Of Everything

MemberOvomorphOct-02-2020 4:31 PM

The Film Theory Of Everything

MemberOvomorphOct-02-2020 4:31 PM

:-D ! :-D !

SuperAlien

MemberXenomorphOct-02-2020 7:11 PM

That project was abandoned some time ago, butbafter the succes of Raised by Wolves it is a good chance it will be reconsidered.

As long as it does not imply marines shooting xenomorphs it should be a step forward. 

"He survived, he’s now in Disneyland in Orlando, and no way am I going back there. How did he end up in Disneyland? I saw him in Disneyland, Jesus Christ!"

Roger G

MemberFacehuggerOct-02-2020 8:50 PM
This would be an expensive and ambitious project, Weyland Corporation was a industrial monster in fact. I don't know if it could be done. Meanwhile, Marines could shooting Xenos, Trilobites, or Chameleon Spidrid himself in nightmare planet that eats anything moves, damn, one of my favorite sticky monsters from starblazer magazine :)

dk

MemberTrilobiteOct-02-2020 8:58 PM

I would like to see a focus on WY and its dirty deeds. I can do without militants and monsters since that seems sort of played out. Those elements being sprinkled in could be nice but shouldn't be the focus. As long as it's good, I am all for it.

Roger G

MemberFacehuggerOct-02-2020 9:03 PM
@DK Agree, Weyland Co. was not located on Mars? If I remember correctly, it was branched out on Mars as headquarters.

Thoughts_Dreams

MemberNeomorphOct-03-2020 4:10 AM

“Alien is on some level the complete opposite of Stark Trek. It’s sort of about humanity at its worst…”

He seems to get it, at least theoretically. It isn't about androids, it isn't about the monster, it's about humans and how low they can sink when they are only in it for themselves. What Ripley said to Burke in Aliens sums it up perfectly in my opinion.

Give that guy the job and we will maybe see something good, something that we haven't seen since Alien 3. Have him making the third prequel maybe? It can't get much worse than what the prequels have done this far.

Roger G

MemberFacehuggerOct-03-2020 9:36 AM
Budget would be very expensive and the investment too, Disney will bet more on Star Wars Universe than ALIEN so I don't think so. A Scott-directed movie is more feasible, but could be even worse than Covenant. Just look at RBW Guzikowski after finishing 1 tv season, in topless and out of ideas, RBW 2 season will start shooting at the beginning of next year, (he said) and he does not even know which way to go, he has run out, I haven't seen more script holes in my life.

Thoughts_Dreams

MemberNeomorphOct-09-2020 5:42 AM

Roger G: Don’t worry, I watch that crap (RBW 2). LMAO!

ralfy

MemberOvomorphOct-18-2020 7:13 AM

Good idea. Make it a community in a large space station, claustrophobic, with little need for CGI.

Add A Reply
Sign In Required
Sign in using your Scified Account to access this feature!
Email
Password
Latest Images
Alien & Predator Alien & Predator Fandom
Latest Features
Alien: Romulus Movie Trailers Updated 2024-07-12 18:03:08
Get Tickets for Alien: Romulus! Updated 2024-07-11 12:11:21
Alien: Romulus Spoilers Updated 2024-07-07 18:01:48
Everything we know about Alien: Romulus Updated 2024-06-15 10:35:44
Alien Movie Universe Forums
Alien: Romulus
Alien: Romulus Discuss the new Fede Alvarez Alien movie here
Alien: Covenant
Alien: Covenant Discuss the Prometheus Sequel, Alien: Covenant
Alien Movies
Alien Movies Discuss the Classic Alien Films
Alien 5 Movie
Alien 5 Movie Discuss Neill Blomkamps’s vision for Alien 5 here
Alien Games
Alien Games Discuss Alien games here
Alien
Alien Discuss all things Alien here
Alien FX TV Series
Alien FX TV Series Discuss the Alien FX TV series here!
Prometheus
Prometheus Everything About Prometheus
Prometheus Fan Art
Prometheus Fan Art Artwork & Fiction From the Fans
Hot Forum Topics
New Forum Topics
Highest Forum Ranks Unlocked
Thoughts_Dreams
Thoughts_Dreams » Neomorph
85% To Next Rank
SuperAlien
SuperAlien » Xenomorph
87% To Next Rank
Neomorph
Neomorph » Chestburster
83% To Next Rank
Jonesy
Jonesy » Facehugger
94% To Next Rank
NCC 1701
NCC 1701 » Ovomorph
41% To Next Rank
Latest Alien Fandom Activity

This website provides the latest information, news, rumors and scoops on the Alien: Romulus movie and Alien TV series for FX! Get the latest news on the Alien prequels, sequels, spin-offs and more. Alien movie, game and TV series news is provided and maintained by fans of the Alien film franchise. This site is not affiliated with 20th Century Studios, FX, Hulu, Disney or any of their respective owners.

© 2024 Scified.com
Sign in
Use your Scified Account to sign in


Log in to view your personalized notifications across Scified!

Transport To Communities
Alien Hosted Community
Cloverfield Hosted Community
Godzilla Hosted Community
Jurassic World Hosted Community
Predator Hosted Community
Aliens vs. Predator Hosted Community
Latest Activity
Forums
Search Scified
Trending Articles
Blogs & Editorials
Featured Forum Discussions
Forums & Community
Sci-Fi Movies
Help & Info