was one of the darlings of the brief (and nearly concluded) fall festival season, with her stirring turn in Venice premiere “The World to Come
” and her role in the HBO miniseries “The Third Day
,” which bowed in Toronto. The role that continues to follow her, however, is that of a Ripley
-esque space commander in Ridley Scott
’s 2017 “Alien: Covenant
.” While promoting “The Third Day
” in a recent interview with The Playlist, Waterston addressed her place in the future of the franchise.
Would she do another “Alien
” film? “In a heartbeat. I loved working with Ridley and I loved playing that part. I hope we can! I would love it! I hope she’s still alive!” Waterston said.
Unfortunately, Ridley Scott said recently in an interview with Forbes
that he’s unlikely to revisit the world set up by 2012’s “Prometheus
” as well as “Alien: Covenant