Ridley Scott
Ridley Scott
Gender: Male
Medium(s): Film
Roles: Director; Producer
Date of birth: November 30th, 1937
Place of birth: South Shields, County Durham, England
Notable works: Aliens
1st Sci-Fi: Alien (1979)

Ridley Scott is an Oscar nominated British film director and producer. He is best known for directing the 1979 sci-fi/horror film Alien for which he won the 1980 Saturn Award for Best Director. In 2003, a special "Director's Cut" of Alien was released and Scott appeared on the DVD special editions to introduce the recut version of the film. Scott's second sci-fi feature, Blade Runner, was likewise nominated for the Best Director category at the 1983 Saturn Awards. In 2007, Ridley Scott released "Blade Runner: The Final Cut", digitally remastered with improved visual and sound effects, and with numerous revisions to the 1992 Director's Cut.

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Film Year Role
Alien 1979 Director
Blade Runner 1982 Director; Co-producer
Prometheus 2012 Director; Executive producer
Martian, The 2015 Director; Executive producer

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