Directed by Ridley Scott, filmed in Australia and featuring a stellar international cast – including no less than five Aussies in key roles* – you can say we’re more than a little excited about the release of the latest film in the Alien saga – Alien: Covenant.
To whet our appetite, 20th Century Fox have today released a bunch of new stills from the film, including, most importantly, a shot of the whole crew on board the colony ship Covenant:
For those not familiar with the film yet, here’s a look at the synopsis:
Ridley Scott returns to the universe he created, with ALIEN: COVENANT, a new chapter in his groundbreaking ALIEN franchise. The crew of the colony ship Covenant, bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, discovers what they think is an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world. When they uncover a threat beyond their imagination, they must attempt a harrowing escape.
And watch the trailer here:
And you can check out the rest of the stills here:
Alien: Covenant opens in Australian cinemas on 18th May 2017
*For those playing at home, that’s: Tess Haubrich, Alexander England, Nathaniel Dean, Uli Latukefu and Benjamin Rigby