The Uruguayan filmmaker Fede Alvarez will try what Ridley Scott, the original director of the mythical 1979 film, failed to achieve a decade ago with his attempt to revitalize the xenomorphs with a new trilogy and that, finally, he stayed in just two deliveries, Prometheus (2012) and Alien: Covenant (2017), the second going unnoticed in its commercial exploitation.
Now, with the Fox studios, that is, the renowned 20th Century Studios in the hands of Disney, the mouse company does not want to miss the opportunity to continue taking advantage of the deadly space creatures and with Fede Álvarez, director of the reboot of Infernal possession in 2013, from Millennium: What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger either Do not breathe and sequel, assuming the controls behind the cameras and also co-author of the script with Rodo Sayaguesprecisely his scriptwriter in the aforementioned Infernal possession. With the title, not yet final, of Aliens: Romulusis expected to be the start of the new saga.
The novelty is that Disney has also set a date for its arrival in theaters, and the premiere has been scheduled for August 16, 2024.
Cailee Spaeny, the new Sigourney Weaver?
With Ridley Scott himself also among the producers, through his company Scott Free, the cast is led by Cailee Spaeny (of Blumhouse. young and witches, Bad Times at the El Royale, Pacific Rim: Insertion or the miniseries Devs)and includes Isabela Merced, David Jonsson, Archie Renaux, Spike Fearn and Aileen Wu.
At the moment, the little progress has been made on the official synopsis tells us that, in this ninth installment of the popular franchise, a group of young people located on a remote planet They will be the ones who will have to face the most terrifying life form in the universe. And, even if it is in space or in a world so far away, no one can hear their screams viewers will have the opportunity to hear them on screen again from the summer of next year.
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