Lucasfilm President Describes ‘Road Map’ For Upcoming Star Wars Movies

Star Wars movies have been on hold since 2019, but it sounds like Lucasfilm has a plan for the galaxy’s return to the big screen.

A new war of stars The film hasn’t hit theaters since 2019, when the Skywalker saga came to an end The Rise of Skywalker. Lucasfilm has focused on expanding its TV capabilities in recent years and has had success with series like The Mandalorian and Boba Fett’s book on Disney+. While the studio continues to expand its streaming offering, that doesn’t mean there aren’t plans to do so war of stars to return to the big screen. In a detailed look at the state of the franchise in Vanity Fair, Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy said there is a “road map” for the future of war of stars movies.


Kennedy made the announcement during the Disney Investor Day 2020 presentation Thor: Ragnarok and Jojo rabbit Director Taika Waititi would direct an upcoming film war of stars Characteristic. Although there have been few updates since then, it seems like this project will be the first of the new series of war of stars films are released. rogue squadron by Patty Jenkins appears to be slated for later, more than likely once the director’s schedule for a third is clear wonder woman Rate. The Vanity Fair piece also mentions the rumor war of stars Movie by MCU architect Kevin Feige, and while Michael Waldron recently confirmed he’s actively writing the project, Kennedy was a little more noncommittal:

“I’d love to see what film he could come up with, but right now, right now, there’s nothing in particular.”

Then comes the long-awaited film series The Last Jedi Director Rian Johnson. For years there have been rumors and conflicting reports as to whether Johnson’s trilogy will go ahead as planned. The mixed critical reception of The Last Jedi apparently Lucasfilm has steered away from the director, but Kennedy says the studio would still like Johnson to return to the world of films War of stars…Once his schedule opens:

“Rian has been incredibly busy with Knives Out and the deal he got on Netflix for several films.”

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The long-term future of war of stars is in planning

While there is still a lot of uncertainty war of stars With movies in development, the fact that plans are in place bodes well for the future of the franchise. It’s also not like there wasn’t a long wait war of stars guessing in the past how The Phantom Menace came out 16 years after the climax of the original trilogy Return of the Jedi. Even after the prequel trilogy came to an end, it was another decade earlier The Force Awakens breathed new life war of stars. Now that Lucasfilm is no longer committed to the events of the Skywalker saga, the door stands wide open to take the galaxy far, far away in any direction you wish.

In the meantime, war of stars continues to thrive on Disney+ as Lucasfilm stitches together its plan for a return to theaters. The much-anticipated Obi Wan Kenobi The series will hit the streamer next week with a two-episode premiere, and Andor scheduled to debut later this summer. Add in the upcoming third season The Mandalorian and the Ahsoka Spin-off that is currently in production and there will be many more to come war of stars Content streaming straight to your living room in the near future.

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