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Bruce Campbell Will Host New 'Ripleys Believe It Or Not!' Series
While it's not the Oscars, Bruce Campbell will be hosting a new series for the Travel Channel! Actor, author Bruce CampbellPhoto by Markus Wissmann / A new version of Ripley's Believe It or Not! is currently filming in Orlando, and Campbell will be the featured host on the television show when it airs on The Travel Channel sometime[...]
"You Never Know", Sigourney Weaver Says About Blomkamp's 'Alien'
The long-gestating saga of an Alien film from Neill Blomkamp continues, with yet-another quote from Ellen Ripley herself, Sigourney Weaver. Actress Sigourney WeaverPhoto by Tinseltown / Perhaps you'll recall when a few years ago, Weaver revealed the plans (at the time) for a direct Aliens sequel that Blomkamp (District 9, Chappie) was reportedly working on[...]
Ripley's 'Alien' Space Suit Goes for $204k, 'Aliens' Flamethrower for $108k
Ellen Ripley (played by Sigourney Weaver) is perhaps the greatest female character in all of science fiction history First appearing in Sir Ridley Scott's seminal 1979 film Alien, she returned to head three additional films in the space franchise. Two items of Ripley's were up at auction today during Profiles In History's Icons & Legends In Hollywood, and both[...]
Bleeding Cool Talks 'Alien' Franchise on #LV426
April 26th somewhere along the line became Alien Day, a celebration of Ripley, Weyland Yutani, and the Xenomorphs who love them.  First released in 1979, the groundbreaking space horror film directed by Sir Ridley Scott blew the airlock doors off what a female lead could do and be in such a movie. To be fair, LV-426 is[...]
Want A Kickass Alien Collectible? Pick Up The Rock Candy Ripley From Funko
Next to Star Wars, it is my favorite franchise, and let's face it: Ellen Ripley is the all-time greatest hero of a sci-fi film, and to me one of the best characters ever created period I can't get enough Ripley stuff, from the fantastic NECA figures, to Funko Pops That is why when Funko announced[...]
'Alien: Covenant' Roundtable With Ridley Scott Talks Ripley's Parents And Covenant 2
With Director Sir Ridley Scott, and actors Katherine Waterston, Danny McBride talking about the film they also fielded a few questions to the energized audience. Responding to one question about the rumor that there was a direct familial link between Waterston's character, Daniels, is related to Ripley (Sigourney Weaver's character from the original series of films)[...]
In Space, Only 426 Men Can Wear Ripley's Sneakers
Man, those had to be comfortable. So, ALIENS fans in general and guys like me in particular went crazy when Reebok announced that for April 26th, ALIENS day (named for the planet LV-426), they were going to release Ripley's shoe How cool is that? every science fiction fan, shoe collector, and Sigourney Weaver-stalker thought Finally, a[...]