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Sydney Chandler to Star – The Hollywood Reporter



FX’s Alien TV collection is starting to come back into focus.

Pistol and Don’t Fear Darling actress Sydney Chandler has turn out to be the primary individual solid within the collection from Fargo showrunner Noah Hawley.

Plot particulars are being saved beneath wraps and no character data has been offered apart from that Chandler will play one of many leads.

Alien was picked up straight to collection in late 2020. The collection shouldn’t be a reboot of the beloved motion pictures however fairly an extension and reinvention of the franchise. The story won’t characteristic any characters from the flicks, together with Sigourney Weaver’s Ellen Ripley.

FX CEO John Landgraf informed reporters that in early 2022 that his model of Alien takes place earlier than Ripley. “It’s the first story in the Alien franchise that takes place on Earth. It takes place on our planet, near the end of this century we’re currently in — 70-odd years from now,” he stated on the time. “I hope they will feel like it’s faithful to the franchise they love but also a brave and original reinvention of that franchise.”

He continued, “Setting it on Earth is really interesting. We have to think forward about the future of the planet in terms of the environment, governance, technology and create and design a version of the planet in the future … Noah wants to do that in a distinctive and original way.”

Chandler made her TV collection debut within the FX restricted collection Pistol, the place she performed Pretenders singer-songwriter Chrissie Hynde. She additionally starred in Olivia Wilde’s Don’t Fear Darling and can subsequent be seen in Apple’s Sugar. She’s repped by UTA, Mosaic and Jackoway Austen.

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