Ridley Scott reveals new title for Prometheus sequel
Ridley Scott has revealed that the sequel to Prometheus is to be titled Alien: Paradise Lost.
Speaking to film blog HeyUGuys, Scott revealed that the sequel, which will be his next movie, has been given a brand new title.
He said of the title: "We're heading back to how and why the beast was invented. We'll go in through the back door of the very first Alien that I did 30 years ago."
Production on Alien: Paradise Lost is due to begin in February 2016 and will see stars Michael Fassbender and Noomi Rapace returning to reprise their roles.
Prometheus was released in 2012 and served as a origin story to Alien, it also starred Charlize Theron, Idris Elba and Guy Pearce.
A further sequel to Alien, this time directed by District 9's Neill Blomkamp, is currently in pre-production and is set to shoot in 2017.