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  1. Ridley Scott: 'Alien: Covenant' Is First of 3 Films Before Linking Up With Original 'Alien'

    8:47 pm 11/26/2015

    The director revealed details of the 'Alien' origin stories as he begins pre-production on the followup to 'Prometheus' in Australia. Read more

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  2. How 'The Martian's' Ridley Scott Replicated Mars in the Middle East

    6:55 am 11/24/2015

    The director used the vast landscape of the Wadi Rum desert in Jordan (and the world's largest soundstage in Budapest) to realistically portray the planet and put his cast (including Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain and Chiwetel Ejiofor) into 80-pound space suits. Says Ridley, "I wanted to get it right — the way Stanley got it right on '2001.' " Read more

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  3. Ridley Scott and Son Both Tie the Knot in 2015

    7:00 am 11/20/2015

    The 'Martian' director experienced marital bliss before and after the release of his space drama: He witnessed his son wed in early November and personally tied the knot in a June elopement to actress Gianna Facio. Says Scott: "No one knew; we just went and got married."Read more

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  4. Ewan McGregor Talks 'Trainspotting' Sequel and James Bond

    10:10 am 11/16/2015

    The actor-turned-filmmaker also talks about the eye-opening experience of working behind the camera in his directorial debut, 'American Pastoral.'Read more

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  5. 'The Awards Pundits' on 'The Big Short,' Oscar Narratives and Golden Globes Categories

    5:21 pm 11/14/2015

    Scott Feinberg and Stephen Galloway discuss the week's awards-related news and controversies.Read more

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  6. Ridley Scott: I'm Trying to Keep 'Prometheus' Sequels for Myself

    2:27 pm 11/12/2015

    Director says he shouldn't have let the 'Alien' series "get away" from him.Read more

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  7. Ridley Scott to Receive Visual Effects Society's Lifetime Achievement Award

    9:36 am 10/27/2015

    'The Martian' director will be honored in a ceremony at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.Read more

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  8. AFI Fest Adds Michael Caine, Ridley Scott to Featured Conversations

    1:30 pm 10/26/2015

    'Suffragette' director Sarah Gavron and screenwriter Abi Morgan will be participating in a conversation with director Patty West.Read more

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  9. 'Thor: Ragnarok,' 'Alien' Film Set for Australian Shoots in 2016

    9:52 pm 10/21/2015

    The Australian government has announced funding of $34 million to secure both films.Read more

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  10. 'The Awards Pundits' on Oscar/Presidential Race Parallels, Big Little-Opening for 'Jobs'

    11:24 am 10/16/2015

    Scott Feinberg and Stephen Galloway also discuss Netflix's uphill climb with 'Beasts of No Nation', the controversy over China's Oscar submission and more.Read more

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