"It's going to be closer to the source material than before," Rodriguez noted. He did say, however, that some new story elements will appear in the film, mostly to surprise fans of the comic. He also said that we should all expect some new casting announcements soon.
Rodriguez was also the man behind the last Predator outing Predators and at the time of it's release, he was very interested in doing a follow-up to the movie, but now he's not so sure.
"We were thinking about it. I don't know, I'll have to talk to them. They just had a regime change over there - we'll see what happens," he said.