Ridley Scott’s list of questions he asks himself to avoid repeating himself in films

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Ridley Scott launched one of the most successful sci-fi franchises when he created "Alien" in 1979.

Now, 38 years later, he's giving fans the origin story, with "Alien: Covenant."

FOX  4's Shawn Edwards chatted with the Oscar-nominated director about the new prequel and what it is he finds so fascinating about alien movies.

Scott also revealed to FOX 4 that his next project is in the works, and he'll likely have the script complete by Christmas.