Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. And that’s just how acclaimed director Ridley Scott felt when he learned a group of New Jersey high schoolers had adapted his film Alien for the stage.
It all started when students of North Bergen High School set out to achieve the impossible and produce Alien: The Play. Mind you, the sci-fi blockbuster had never been adapted for the stage, but that didn’t bother the North Bergen Drama Club. Wondering how it turned out? Just watch a little clip here.