Today, 20th Century Studios rounded out their cast for the coming Alien reboot film from director Fede Alvarez. David Jonsson, Archie Renaux, Spike Fearn, and Aileen Wu all join the previously announced lead Cailee Spaeny. Alvarez is best known for his horror films Don’t Breathe and the upcoming Evil Dead remake. While the original films dealt with the military in space. This film will focus on a group of young people in a distant colony, the group finds themselves in a fight for their lives with the titular alien, a creature known as a Xenomorph. Production begins on March 9th with a screenplay by Alvarez and Rodo Sayagues.
Alien has no set release date