Lost’s Damon Lindelof hired to rewrite Ridley Scott's Alien prequel

Damon Lindelof might be penciling in a bit of Lost-like weirdness into Ridley Scott's first Alien prequel. Lindelof is rumored to be rewriting Scott's backstory-explaining outing. But what will this alien-buff add to the classic H.R. Giger imagery? [a href="http://www.deadline.com/2010/07/is-losts-damon-lindelof-boarding-alien">Deadline]