Lost showrunner Damon Lindelof's script for Ridley Scott's troubled Alien prequel may have just solved all the director's problems. In fact his reportedly stunning script may have even nabbed Natalie Portman for the lead role.
A few weeks ago, rumor had it that Scott and Fox were squabbling over the Alien prequel budget and rating. Scott was gunning for a hard R and a bigger budget, while Fox was pumping the brakes on the whole project. But according to Vulture, Lindelof just turned in his script this past Saturday, and it was so good that it stopped the fighting. Why? Here's why: