Lady Gaga has been announced as the new lead for FX’s American Horror Story: Hotel the fifth installment of the incredibly popular horror anthology series. Following the announcement that series star Jessica Lange would not be returning for a fifth season, speculation ran rampant as to how the series would change in her absence. American Horror Story: Hotel is expected October 2015 on FX.
Neill Bloomkamp the director of District 9, Elysium and the upcoming Chappie has been brought on to produce his take on the Alien franchise according to Variety. Bloomkamp’s concept art for the project was released when the director realized he may never end up doing the film and released the art work online. He hadn’t been working with Fox and had done the conceptual work in his down time. Fan response to the art work and rumors that Sigourney Weaver would be game to reprise the role of Ellen Ripley from the original franchise. With a sequel to the proto-prequel Prometheus due out in 2016, the earliest this would see theatres would likely be 2017. Check out the mind blowing concept art that got Bloomkamp the job.