Sir Ridley Scott Archives

Hennessy X.O '7 Worlds' Short by Sir Ridley Scott is the 'Dune' of Our Dreams
When Sir Ridley Scott directs something, chances are it's gonna be pretty epic Pair the visionary filmmaker with a company with an interesting take on their product, like Hennessy and their X.O, the results are beyond imagining. Take a gander at 7 Worlds, a short film by Scott to celebrate the seven individual "taste scapes" Hennessy X.O[...]
[Rumor] 2 'Alien' TV Shows for Hulu, One by Sir Ridley Scott?
There have been starts and stalls for Neill Blomkamp's Alien 5, which would be a direct sequel to Aliens, Sir Ridley Scott's assurances that he'd make more Xenomorph films if/when the Disney purchase of Fox happens, and of course James Cameron's constant Weyland Yutani vigilance. Aside from Cameron saying just last week that he was "working on" getting the[...]
Sir Ridley Scott's 'Raised By Wolves' Names Cast for TNT Sci-Fi Series
Sounds like TNT's upcoming science fiction drama series from Sir Ridley Scott Raised By Wolves has finished rounding out the cast, naming seven additional actors and actresses to the cast, already led by Vikings star Travis Fimmel. According to Deadline, Amanda Collin, Abubakar Salim, Winta McGrath, Niamh Algar, Felix Jamieson, Ethan Hazzard, Jordan Loughran, Aasiya Shah, and Ivy Wong have[...]
George Takei Boards Season 2 of AMC's 'The Terror'
AMC's anthology series from Sir Ridley Scott The Terror is starting to build their second season, which will reportedly have a very different setting than the first season's Arctic shipwrecks. George TakeiPhoto by Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com According to the usual suspects, George Takei is joining the series for the second season, which will center on the Japanese-American community during World[...]
Gladiator
Perhaps one of Sir Ridley Scott's true masterpieces is getting a sequel No, it's not another Alien film (although he is still working on those), but rather his Oscar-winning feat of historical epic-ness that is Gladiator. Yes, we're talking Gladiator 2: Are You Not Entertained [Again]. This is something Scott has been trying to do for sometime, but it never really found[...]
AMC Scares up a Season 2 for Sir Ridley Scott's 'The Terror'
The men on board of course are faced with the choice: survive or don't. Ciarán Hinds as John Franklin, Tobias Menzies as James Fitzjames, The Terror season 1 episode 1 photo credit: Aidan Monaghan/AMC Ciarán Hinds, Tobias Menzies, and Jared Harris starred in the first season. The Terror season 2 will reportedly be set during World War II, and center on an uncanny[...]
amc The Terror banner
When it was announced that Sir Ridley Scott was making The Terror series for AMC, I was definitely intrigued Sure, he's had some missteps in recent years (Exodus, anyone?), but the 80-years-young director continues to keep a breakneck pace of projects with a pretty good semblance of why Ridley remains an iconic filmmaker. The Terror show is based on the[...]
Rutger Hauer
It's been a hot minute since anyone asked themselves, "Gee, I wonder what Rutger Hauer thought of such and such film," and thanks to the Berlin Film Festival, we know the answer for Blade Runner 2049. Editorial credit: Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com Hauer, of course, was one of the stars of the original Sir Ridley Scott genre-defining classic[...]
Director Ridley Scott talks about Prometheus at WonderCon 2012. Photo by Mary Anne Butler
Scott Free (Ridley's company) will co-produce with Gil Netter, if all goes well and the film gets the official go-ahead. Sure, on the surface, Sir Ridley Scott making a film about the wizard Merlin for Disney seems like a really weird choice Scott making ANYTHING for Disney seems like a weird choice, but then you recall the majority[...]
Sir Ridley Scott: "Blade Runner 2049 Bombed Because It Was Too Long"
The last few years' filmography from Sir Ridley Scott has been….interesting….with some notable misses and at least one pleasant surprise, his movie magic prowess is world renowned. Directors Sir Ridley Scott and Denis Villeneuve during the British premiere of Blade Runner 2049, photo from the BFI (British Film Institute) twitter. Of course one the titles most synonymous[...]
All The Money In The World
Sir Ridley Scott made the directorial decision to digitally replace actor Kevin Spacey in his upcoming film All the Money in the World. Christopher Plummer took over the role of J Paul Getty, and a new trailer for the movie has been released featuring Plummer replacing Spacey. https://youtu.be/KXHrCBkIxQQVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: ALL THE MONEY IN[...]
Alien, Creation, And God: What's Going On With Director Ridley Scott?
Sometimes it's not as drastic as dementia, but a slip on reality — and the creative prowess that made them such a force visibly starts to crumble. Ridley Scott poses on THE MARTIAN set of the spaceship Hermes. No one does space like Sir Ridley Scott, and that's been true since his 1979 groundbreaking, genre-defining Alien[...]