20th Century Fox has released a revealing prologue video, titled “The Crossing“, and first look featurette for Alien: Covenant via Youtube and they both have delightful tidbits about the horror that awaits.
Alien: Covenant is the sixth installment of the Alien franchise, and serving as sequel to Prometheus, making it the second installment in the Alien prequel series.
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. When they uncover a threat beyond their imagination, they must attempt a harrowing escape.
Alien: Covenant is directed by Ridley Scott, with screenplay by John Logan and Dante Harper. Producing the film are Ridley Scott, Mark Huffam, Michael Schaefer, David Giler, and Walter Hill.
Alien: Covenant stars Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup, Danny McBride, Demián Bichir, Carmen Ejogo, Amy Seimetz, Jussie Smollett, Callie Hernandez, Nathaniel Dean, Alexander England, Benjamin Rigby, James Franco, Tess Haubrich, Uli Latukefu, Javier Botet, Goran D. Kleut, Noomi Rapace, and Guy Pearce.
Alien: Covenant is scheduled to premiere on May 19th, 2017.