Fox has just released Last Supper, which they are going a short film prologue to this summer’s Alien: Covenant from director Ridley Scott. In it, we get to meet members of the crew of the Covenant, a colony ship on its way to a remote planet. The group, all married couples, gather for one last meal before they all head into cryosleep for the duration of the voyage. And we all know how well shipboard meals go in the Alien franchise, right?
Here’s the studio’s official synopsis –
Ridley Scott returns to the universe he created, with ALIEN: COVENANT, a new chapter in his groundbreaking ALIEN franchise. 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.
Alien: Covenant opens May 19 and stars Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup, Danny McBride, Demián Bichir, Carmen Ejogo, Amy Seimetz, Jussie Smollett, Callie Hernandez, Nathaniel Dean, Alexander England and Benjamin Rigby.