Disney not going ahead with Fox’s Alien Nation remake


At the end of last year, Nichols had revealed that he was nearly finished with the final draft of his “epic” script. These aliens, known as Newcomers, slowly begin to be integrated into human society after three years of quarantine. Advertising

The original movie, directed by Graham Baker, focused on how Earth makes the first contact with an alien civilization. James Caan starred as a police officer partnered with an alien, played by Mandy Patinkin. 0
Comment(s) The decision comes just three months after Disney took over Fox. Advertising

In 2016, Fox Studios had roped in director Jeff Nichols to helm and pen the new movie, reported Variety.