Bet You Didn’t Know These Facts About The “Alien” Films

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These behind the scenes facts about the “Alien” universe will have you wondering what’s really out there…

The Man Inside The Suit

Bolaji Badejo, who plays the alien, was a graphic artist who was discovered in a bar by one of the casting directors. He was around seven feet tall with very thin arms and beat out Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca in Star Wars.

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An Academy Award Game-Changer

Sigourney Weaver’s 1987 Best Actress Oscar nomination for Aliens was the first-ever for an actress playing a role in an action movie.

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The More You Know

  • The Catholic Church considers the Theory of Evolution to be "virtually certain", and believes that intelligent design "isn't science even though it pretends to be."
  • An 11-year-old is responsible for naming Pluto.
  • The glow around the moon is called a "broch."
  • Mr. and Mrs. came from the words master and mistress.
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