Skip to main content
Advertising

Originally published Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at 7:48 AM

  • Share:
           
  • Comments (0)
  • Print

Scott teases media with 3D 'Prometheus' excerpts

Sir Ridley Scott has launched his spaceship "Prometheus" in London.

The Associated Press

Most Popular Comments
Hide / Show comments
No comments have been posted to this article.
Start the conversation >

advertising

LONDON —

Sir Ridley Scott has launched his spaceship "Prometheus" in London.

The British director showed a 3D montage of his much-anticipated sci-fi thriller Tuesday for the first time - his return to the genre after classics like "Alien" and "Bladerunner."

Stars Charlize Theron, Michael Fassbender and Noomi Rapace were also there to see themselves onboard "Prometheus" in 3D.

The excerpts showed their mission to a distant planet, following clues from ancient civilizations about signs of alien life.

Scott admits the film developed out of his earlier sci-fi stories, but says it evolved from a prequel or a sequel into a far distant relation. He says "now the actual connection to the original 'Alien' is barely in its DNA."

"Prometheus" is due for release this summer.

News where, when and how you want it

Email Icon

Get ready for 2015

Get ready for 2015

The Seattle Times 12-month wall calendar features hand-picked photos of life in the Pacific Northwest. Order while supplies last!

Advertising

Advertising


Advertising