H.R. Giger Returning for ‘Alien’ Prequels?!

Alien purists get ready to pick yourself off the ground as you’re about to be knocked right out of your chair: according to AvP Galaxy, Alien/Aliens/Alien 3 creature designer H.R. Giger will be reteaming with director Ridley Scott for Twentieth Century Fox’s untitled Alien Prequel(s) — so says his wife. “HR Giger, creator of “Alien” figure for the 1979 film by Ridley Scott will be incurred once again work with the director, the site reports translated from German. “This confirmed the wife of the Swiss artist, Carmen Scheifele, in the TV show “Glanz & Gloria” on Swiss television. Her husband was ‘on board ,’ that is it, ‘said Scheifele. It would certainly be a 3D movie, but probably two. The plan is a prequel that tells the story before the first Alien movie.’” The iconic creatures you know and love were the brainchild of the Swiss surrealist painter, sculptor, and set designer whom won an Academy Award for Best Achievement for Visual Effects for his design work on the film Alien. Exciting news, no?

Source: AvP Galaxy