BREAKING NEWS! Neill Blomkamp is officially directing the next ALIEN sequel!

Remember about a month ago when director Neill Blomkamp was posting images from a proposed/concept project from the ALIEN franchise? Well, it turns out that Fox is now giving their multi-billion dollar franchise to the incredibly talented director. Blomkamp is the visionary director of DISTRICT 9, ELYSIUM, and the upcoming CHAPPiE. It’s unclear whether Sigourney Weaver will reprise her role as Ellen Ripley, but she did work with Blomkamp on CHAPPiE, so it could be promising. The gallery of concept images from Blomkamp is below. What do you think about the news? Chime in!

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MEDIA JOURNALIST/ REVIEWER/STAFF WRITER | Michael is a fanatic about all cinema old and new. He collects anything from 1:6 Scale Collectibles and vinyl collectibles to movies and Steelbooks. He loves pop culture, writing, reviewing films & collectibles, and journalism. An avid Batman, The Joker and anything comics junkie, he will also chat it up about pretty much anything. Go ahead and ask...