We’ve known for a while that Noomi Rapace was likely to return in some capacity in her Prometheus role of Elizabeth Shaw for Alien: Covenant. However, we just didn’t know how she would be back. Until now.
If you were wondering how Alien: Covenant would connect to Prometheus, some preview footage screened at SXSW has provided what looks to be a major reveal. Like, we're talking monumental in regard to the Alien lore.