The first teaser trailer for Ridley Scott’s much-anticipated “Prometheus” is now out. While it doesn’t reveal much (as it’s more set footage) and it’s a rather short teaser, it’s all kinds of awesome and a darn good promise of what’s to come this Thursday when the first official full length trailer drops on iTunes.

“Prometheus” stars Noomi Rapace, Michael Fassbender, Charlize Theron,Idris Elba, Sean Harris, Kate Dickie, Rafe Spall, Logan Marshall-Green, Guy Pearce, and Patrick Wilson.

Here’s the official synopsis:
Ridley Scott, director of “Alien” and “Blade Runner,” returns to the genre he helped define. With PROMETHEUS, he creates a groundbreaking mythology, in which a team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a thrilling journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must
fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race.