Paul Carter was the second husband of Ellen Ripley. He was step-father to Amanda Ripley-McClaren. Trivia Paul Carter's name was seemingly inspired by the character of Carter Burke and his actor Paul Reiser. Appearances Alien: Isolation - The Digital Series (mentioned only) Alien: Isolation (novel) References ↑ Keith R. A. DeCandido. Alien: Isolation, p. 48 (2019), Titan Books. Retrieved from "https://avp.fandom.com/wiki/Paul_Carter?oldid=239954" Categories: Ripley family Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.