Fans of the classic sci-fi franchise should now have a little something more to be excited about, as Variety reports that original Alien director Ridley Scott has decided to board the mother ship for another go-round behind the camera. This time, however, it'll be for a prequel to Scott's own 1979 film.
Ridley Scott Is Now Directing the 'Alien' Prequel
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