Timothy Olyphant Joins Noah Hawley's FX 'Alien' Series

by Outsiders
November 27, 2023
Timothy Olyphant has officially joined the cast of the highly anticipated Alien series, reuniting with creator Noah Hawley and FX. Olyphant, known for his recurring role in Fargo, will star alongside Sydney Chandler in Hawley's prequel to the Alien franchise. While details about Olyphant's character remain under wraps, sources believe that he will portray Kirsh, a synth who serves as a mentor and trainer to Chandler's character, Wendy. Wendy is a hybrid, possessing the mind and consciousness of a child but the body of an adult.

Olyphant joins the main cast that includes Alex Lawther as CJ, a soldier, Samuel Blenkin as Boy Kavalier, a CEO, Essie Davis as Dame Silvia, Adarsh Gourav as Slightly, and Kit Young as Tootles. The series, executive produced by Ridley Scott, takes place before the iconic character Ripley, played by Sigourney Weaver, and marks the first time the Alien story unfolds on Earth, approximately 70 years into the future.

Source: Deadline



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Outsiders - 2023-11-29 @ 12:25 am

Deadline has revealed that David Rysdahl has been cast as a series regular in Noah Hawley's Alien prequel series. Although the details about his character are being kept secret, Rysdahl joins an ensemble cast that includes Sydney Chandler as the meta-human Wendy, Alex Lawther as soldier CJ, Samuel Blenkin as Boy Kavalier, a CEO, Essie Davis as Dame Silvia, Adarsh Gourav as Slightly, and Kit Young as Tootles. Prior to Rysdahl's announcement, Timothy Olyphant was also confirmed to be part of the cast. While his role remains unconfirmed, Deadline has heard that he will portray Kirsh, a synthetic being who serves as a mentor and trainer for Wendy. Wendy is an intriguing character with an adult's body but a child's mind and consciousness.

This new Alien series, executive produced by Ridley Scott, takes place before the iconic Ripley era and marks the first installment in the franchise to be set on Earth, approximately 70 years into the future.

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