in Empire Online, Scott also revealed that two prequels are in development.
"It'll be two," says Ridley. "Prequel one and two, then Alien 1."
When asked if he would be filming the two prequels back to back, he said, "At the moment I'm just trying to get the first one out."
Ridley Scott is developing two 3D Alien prequels
He's now polishing the fourth draft of the first prequel's screenplay he told MTV and is "hoping to have it in theatres in late 2011, or maybe the best date in 2012."
Speaking to Screen Daily, he said the first prequel will be "really nasty"
Somehow I only see Ridley as hands-on with the first prequel...