News Benjamin Rigby Joins the Growing Cast of ‘Alien: Covenant’ Published 3 years ago on March 15, 2016 By Nick Bond Share Tweet Alien: Covenant continues to accumulate more stars to the growing cast of characters, which is a sequel to Prometheus and a prequel to Alien. We have just learned that Benjamin Rigby has signed up for the new movie, which will be filming in Australia, Rigby has appeared in the long running TV drama series Neighbors, and also appeared in the 2015 post-apocalyptic horror film PLAGUE. Alien: Covenant stars include Katherine Waterston, Danny McBride, Demian Bichir, Jussie Smollett, Carmen Ejogo, Amy Seimetz, Callie Hernandez, Billy Crudup, and Michael Fassbender, who will be playing the PROMETHEUS role of David the android. The movie has been written by Michael Green, Jack Paglen, and John Logan, and takes place 10 years after the events of PROMETHEUS. “Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship Covenant discovers what they think is an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world — whose sole inhabitant is the “synthetic” David, survivor of the doomed Prometheus expedition.” Alien: Covenant will be directed by Ridley Scott, and will be heading for August 4, 2017 release. Related Topics:Alien: CovenantBenjamin RigbyDanny McBrideKatherine WaterstonPrometheusRidley Scott Up Next Robert Englund Comes Calling in the New ‘Nightworld’ Trailer Don't Miss Official UK ‘Asmodexia’ Trailer and DVD Release Date Advertisement You may like ‘Halloween’ Producer Jason Blum Viewed First Cut of the Film and He’s “Very Very Excited” Nick Castle “The Shape” Talks New ‘Halloween’ Film, Putting on the Mask Again, and More Epic New Photo from Blumhouse’s ‘Halloween’ Set Reveals the Cast and Crew Nick Castle Talks Reprising “The Shape” After 40 Years in Blumhouse’s ‘Halloween’ Film Badass Laurie Strode Rocks a Shotgun in New Promo for Blumhouse’s Halloween! Interview: Actress Diva Tyler Talks New ‘Halloween’ Film, TV Roles, and Danny McBride Click to comment Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Facebook Advertisement Dark Universe Presents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t0T8C3JIJLA&t=22s Twitter Follow @DUHDNews Advertisement Latest Popular Videos News9 hours ago New Book ‘Night of the Living Dead 1990: The Unseen Version’ Will Showcase Tom Savini’s Vision News10 hours ago Rob Zombie Hopes ‘Three From Hell’ Will Deliver Complete Chaos for Your Entertainment Dollar News1 day ago Grey Matter Presents Epic ‘The Exorcist’ Limited Edition Print by Artist Sara Deck News1 day ago Nick Castle is More Than Happy to Play Michael Myers in Next ‘Halloween’ Sequel Blu-Ray & DVD5 days ago Sam Raimi’s Twisted Splatstick Sequel ‘Evil Dead 2’ is Getting a 4K Ultra HD (UK) Blu-Ray News2 weeks ago Michael Myers Watches Allyson as She Encounters a Hanging Dog in Haunting Deleted Scene Blu-Ray & DVD2 weeks ago Tom Holland’s ‘Fright Night’ Gets an Unlimited US Blu-Ray Release from Sony Blu-Ray & DVD6 days ago Pet Sematary Getting 30th Anniversary Limited Edition Steelbook 4K Ultra HD (UK) Blu-Ray News3 weeks ago Deleted Scene from ‘Halloween’ Reveals What Happened to Cameron News4 weeks ago New Line’s ‘A Nightmare on Elm Street’ Reimagining is Still Happening News6 days ago (Video) Breaking: ‘Ghostbusters 3’ Coming in (2020) Teases Return of the Classic Ecto-1 News1 week ago Horror Short ‘Knock Knock Knock Knock’ Homages Dario Argento, Mario Bava and Lucio Fulci News2 weeks ago Michael Myers Watches Allyson as She Encounters a Hanging Dog in Haunting Deleted Scene News3 weeks ago Jackson Robert Scott is Possessed by an Evil Entity in the New Trailer for ‘The Prodigy’ News3 weeks ago Official Trailer for ‘Blood Bound’ Plays With Dark Magic Advertisement Trending Horror Lists3 years ago The Many Different Michael Myers Masks Used In Halloween: H20 News2 years ago Todd McFarlane Makes An Announcement on His ‘Spawn’ Script News2 years ago Photo of Doug Bradley Back in Pinhead Makeup for First Time in 12 Years! News2 years ago George A. Romero to Bring ‘Pint of the Living Dead’ to Ottawa ComicCon Blu-Ray & DVD2 years ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News2 years ago Official “Friday the 13th: The Game” Release Date Finally Announced! News2 years ago New Photos From Adam Ripp’s Demonic Horror Flick ‘Devil’s Whisper’ News2 years ago Spike’s “The Mist” New Series Trailer Features Gore and Scares!