After seven years, the Alien franchise is returning to cinemas. The film will take place between the of the original film and Aliens and will follow a team of young colonizers are unfortunate enough to run across the most deadly creature in the universe. Fede Álvarez directs while Ridley returns to produce.  is slated for release on August 16, 2024.

Alien: Romulus | Teaser Trailer

The sci-fi/-thriller takes the phenomenally successful “Alien” franchise back to its roots: While scavenging the deep ends of a derelict space station, a group of young space colonizers come face to face with the most terrifying life form in the universe. The film stars (“Priscilla”), David Jonsson (“Agatha Christie's Murder is Easy”), Archie Renaux (“Shadow and Bone”), (“The Last of Us”), Spike Fearn (“Aftersun”), Aileen Wu. Fede Alvarez (“Evil Dead,” “Don't Breathe”) directs from a screenplay he wrote with frequent collaborator Rodo Sayagues (“Don't Breathe 2”) based on characters created by Dan O'Bannon and . “Alien: Romulus” is produced by Ridley Scott (“Napoleon”), who directed the original “Alien” and produced and directed the series' entries “Prometheus” and “Alien: Covenant,” (“Boston Strangler”), and Walter Hill (“Alien”), with Fede Alvarez, Elizabeth Cantillon (“Charlie's Angels”), Brent O'Connor (“Bullet Train”), and Tom Moran (“”) serving as executive producers.