The next chapter in the groundbreaking Alien franchise is just around the corner and over Christmas weekend, 20th Century Fox delivers the first trailer. Ridley Scott returns to the universe he created, with Alien: Covenant. The crew of the colony ship Covenant, bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, discovers what they think is an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world. When they uncover a threat beyond their imagination, they must attempt a harrowing escape. The cast includes Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup, Danny McBride, as well as Demián Bichir, Carmen Ejogo, Amy Seimetz, Jussie Smollett, Callie Hernandez, Nathaniel Dean, Alexander England and Benjamin Rigby. Alient: Covenant will hit theaters on May 19, 2017.