Rick is attacked by a Facehugger when he and his grandson, Morty (from the animated series Rick and Morty), answer a distress call in a new, animated Alien: Covenant video, but this Alien may have met its match due to the toxic contents of Rick's body...

You can watch the Rick and Morty / Alien: Covenant promo video below. Directed by Ridley Scott, Alien: Covenant stars Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup, Danny McBride, Demián Bichir, Carmen Ejogo, Amy Seimetz, Jussie Smollett, Callie Hernandez, Nathaniel Dean, Alexander England, and Benjamin Rigby.

20th Century Fox will unleash Alien: Covenant in US theaters on May 19th.

Alien: Covenant synopsis: "Ridley Scott returns to the universe he created, with ALIEN: COVENANT, a new chapter in his groundbreaking ALIEN franchise. The crew of the colony ship Covenant, bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, discovers what they think is an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world. When they uncover a threat beyond their imagination, they must attempt a harrowing escape."

In case you missed it, check out Heather's review of Alien: Covenant, and stay tuned to Daily Dead for more coverage of the film.

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