Alien: Coven director Ridley Scott will make his Alien: Apocalypse debut at the London Film Festival on Wednesday, March 17.
The film is a prequel to Alien: Resurrection, which opens this weekend.
Scott, who will direct a number of sequels and spinoffs, will play the title character in the upcoming film, a role he first played in the 2003 sci-fi classic Alien.
The film will be directed by Ridley Scott, from a script by J.J. Abrams.
The festival runs from March 19-20.
The newscasts are live from the event.