The "Alien" franchise launched the careers of several big-name actors. Here's a look at a few of the actors you remember from "Alien," "Aliens," and the other movies in the series.
The star of the original "Alien" franchise, Weaver was in all four movies as Ellen Ripley. She was one of the most successful actresses of the 1980s, and continues to work on films such as "A Monster Calls." There are rumors that she's also signed on for another "Alien" project; we can only hope.