” franchise is a collection of bizarre behind-the-scenes stories that nearly saw Sigourney Weaver
miss out on the three sequels for various reasons. But James Cameron
has revealed that when he originally wrote “Aliens
,” with the help of longtime producers Walter Hill
and David Giler
, he thought the actress was attached to the sequel. While he was assumed 20th Century Fox
had an option to bring her back, and they even insisted they did, that actually wasn’t the case.
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