The title for Ridley Scott’s new Alien film has been revealed

The title for Ridley Scott’s upcoming alien film has been announced., and the first teaser imaging has been revealed.

Alien: Convenant will be the second chapter in the prequel trilogy that began with Prometheus and is set to be filmed in Australia next year – with the film aiming for a 2017 release.

Here’s the synopsis:

Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship Covenant discovers what they think is an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world — whose sole inhabitant is the, synthetic, David (Michael Fassbender), survivor of the doomed Prometheus expedition.

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