But Scott has now confirmed, once and for all, that Prometheus 2 will indeed be his next movie. Read the Ridley Scott Prometheus 2 quote after the jump. Scott let the Prometheus 2 news slip in a chat with Empire about The Martian .
Ridley Scott sure loves his science fiction movies. With classics like Blade Runner and Alien under his belt — and with The Martian just a month and change away from hitting theaters — the director is finally getting ready to get that Prometheus sequel everyone has been clamoring for up and off the ground.
Prometheus 2 Is Next For Ridley Scott Posted August 27, 2015 8:26 AM Corporal Hicks 37 Comments With his latest science-fiction film, The Martian , due out at the end of September, Ridley Scott and Matt Damon are making the …
Director Ridley Scott has confirmed that Prometheus 2 will be his next project, saying that he has already started scouting for locations. Scott was with Matt Damon in an interview and opened up about the challenge they had in working on upcoming movie The Martian. According to Damon, the typically fast-working Scott could tackle it well.
Prometheus 2 Confirmed by Director Ridley Scott ”I was already on to my next movie! I was starting to look for locations for my next movie, which is Prometheus 2.”
Prometheus originated as a prologue to the action seen in Ridley Scott’s 1979 horror classic Alien. But the movie morphed into something much greater than a mere prequel, becoming its own thing and igniting a new franchise for 20th Century Fox.
Since the release of 2012’s Prometheus, an indirect prequel to his 1979 cult classic Alien, British director Sir Ridley Scott has remained busy directing movies such as The Counselor, Exodus: Gods and Kings, and this years sci fi tale of survival against overwhelming odds; The Martian.
Ever since the release of Ridley Scott’s return to the Alien franchise, the filmmaker has been talking up a follow-up film that would move further away from Alien and flesh out the world of Prometheus.
I was starting to look for locations for my next movie, which is ‘Prometheus 2.’” Per our recent scoop: If all goes well, Blomkamp will likely shoot Alien 5 sometime in 2017, ahead of a release the following year. So that gives fans a one-two punch of Scott’s Prometheus 2 in 2017 and Blomkamp’s own Alien film in 2018.
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