Peter Weyland Launches Viral Campaign for Prometheus

Peter Weyland (Guy Pearce) - Prometheus

Prometheus - International posterTo celebrate 50 years of building better worlds, Weyland Industries head Peter Weyland (Guy Pearce) has launched  a video showcasing his talk at the 2023 TED conference, where he plans to revolutionise the future. It is, of course, the first viral video from Ridley Scott’s Prometheus, where we not only get a glimpse at one of the characters, but a bit more information about the world the film will be set in.

The Weyland Industries site adds the following information: Considered a seminal moment in the career of our founder Peter Weyland, this 2023 TED Talk launched Weyland Corp into the international spotlight. 

To honor this moment, Weyland Corp is planning to offer a new round of investment soon. Interested parties can expect to find out more within the next few days.


Prometheus opens in 3D on 8 June 2012 from Fox.


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