Alien 5 On Hold According To Neill Blomkamp Earlier tonight, Alien 5 director Neill Blomkamp revealed via Twitter that his planned renovation is on hold pending the release of Ridley Scott‘s Alien prequel, Alien: Paradise Lost. alien is kinda holding/ pending prometheus 2. So I shall be working on other things… as much as I love the xeno- and Lt ripley — Иeill BlomkΛmp (@NeillBlomkamp) October 30, 2015 Scott had previously suggested the two films would be developed in tandem, but perhaps something has changed. Since first sharing concept art of Sigourney Weaver‘s Lt.