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Ridley Scott’s Alien Covenant Stars Michael Fassbender, Noomi Rapace

 

“Alien Covenant” is the sequel to Ridley Scott’s ‘Prometheus’ and the prequel to the original ‘Alien’, starring Michael Fassbender reprising his role in Prometheus as the android David and reportedly Noomi Rapace, reprising her Prometheus role as scientist Elizabeth Shaw. The 2017 film also stars Danny McBride. 20th Century Fox provided the official first look at Alien Covenant during the April 2016 ‘Alien Day’. From the 20th Century Fox description:
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High-Rise Directed by Ben Wheatley Stars Tom Hiddleston

 

High-Rise from the Magnolia Pictures description:

High-Rise stars Hiddleston as Dr. Robert Laing, the newest resident of a luxurious apartment in a high-tech concrete skyscraper whose lofty location places him amongst the upper class. Laing quickly settles into high society life and meets the building’s eccentric tenants: Charlotte (Miller), his upstairs neighbor and bohemian single mother; Wilder (Evans), a charismatic documentarian who lives with his pregnant wife Helen (Moss); and Mr. Royal (Irons), the enigmatic architect who designed the building. Life seems like paradise to the solitude-seeking Laing. But as power outages become more frequent and building flaws emerge, particularly on the lower floors, the regimented social strata begins to crumble and the building becomes a battlefield in a literal class war.

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Tatiana Maslany in Orphan Black Season 3 Trailer

 

BBC America’s dramatic conspiracy thriller “Orphan Black” returns for season 4 in 2016 with ten new episodes. From the BBC America announcement:

BBC AMERICA announced today the renewal of its award-winning original series Orphan Black for a fourth season. The drama has been re-commissioned for a 10-episode order from Temple Street Productions and is slated to air in 2016. Hailed as “utterly original and spellbinding” by The Daily Beast and “a multi-layer cake of performance” by The Los Angeles Times, season three is currently airing and will finale on Saturday, June 20 at 9/8c.
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Intruders

 

“Intruders” is the new eight-episode BBC America series based on Michael Marshall Smith’s novel “The Intruders”. The series follows a secret society devoted to the quest for immortality by seeking refuge in the bodies of others. “We do die, but we can return,” one of the stars states which presents the mystery and supernatural elements of the series.
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