Final up to date: Jun 22, 2020
The Skywalker saga has come to an finish, however there are nonetheless much more Star Wars films on the best way. When Disney bought Lucasfilm again in 2012, they’d one aim: to deliver again George Lucas’ area opera. They’ve definitely succeeded in that regard, with 5 blockbuster films having already launched in theaters.
To this point, Disney’s Lucasfilm has launched three saga films and two spinoff films, most of which have carried out remarkably on the worldwide field workplace. However simply because the Skywalker saga has ended, that does not imply Lucasfilm will stop making Star Wars films, as there’s nonetheless loads of story left to inform – whether or not which means increasing upon parts from the saga or exploring fully new arenas.
Ever since 2015, Lucasfilm has launched a Star Wars film yearly, however that has quickly ceased; after Star Wars 9 in December 2019, Lucasfilm started a three-year break, with the subsequent Star Wars film not arriving till 2022. After that, new Star Wars films will launch in December each two years as much as 2026, alternating with the 4 Avatar sequels. For sure, there are a lot of Star Wars films (and different tasks) in improvement.
Scorching off the success of Avengers: Endgame, it was revealed in September 2019 that Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige was working with Lucasfilm on a brand new Star Wars film. Whereas little is understood in regards to the undertaking, Feige has already talked to at the least one actor a few potential position, suggesting it is at the least in some early stage of energetic improvement. What the upcoming Star Wars film means for Feige’s involvement in Lucasfilm going ahead is unclear, however the tremendous producer definitely is aware of a factor or two about crafting successful.
Lucasfilm was clearly impressed by Rian Johnson’s work on Star Wars: The Final Jedi. In November 2017, they introduced that he would launch a new Star Wars trilogy outdoors of the Skywalker saga. Remarkably, Johnson’s pitch did not even embrace a narrative; he is nonetheless within the early phases of drafting a narrative, so there is not a lot information about this trilogy but. Given the divisiveness of The Final Jedi, although, it was rumored that Johnson’s Star Wars trilogy had been canceled, however the writer-director stepped in to debunk these rumors on social media.
In Might 2020, Lucasfilm introduced that Thor: Ragnarok and Jojo Rabbit director Taika Waititi is ready to helm a future Star Wars movie. Waititi will direct and co-write the undertaking with Oscar nominee Krysty Wilson-Cairns. Particulars past which might be unavailable up to now.
Along with the above three films, there are a number of different massive display Star Wars tasks reportedly in improvement that stay principally mysterious. In January 2020, reviews hit suggesting that each the Knights of the Previous Republic online game and the lately launched pre-prequel trilogy Excessive Republic period are in line for the film remedy. The KOTOR script is reportedly being written by Avatar producer Laeta Kalogridis. Lastly, in February 2020, Sleight director J.D. Dillard and Luke Cage author Matt Owens have been mentioned to be creating their very own Star Wars film.
There have been a number of films that have been, at one level or one other, reported on or formally introduced by Lucasfilm that have not occurred, principally anthology movies that seem to have been stopped following Solo: A Star Wars Story bombed.
Boba Fett initially had Josh Trank as director again in 2014, however he left the undertaking across the launch of Improbable 4. James Mangold was reported to be stepping in, however improvement was stopped a number of months later.
Obi-Wan has been one of the vital fan-anticipated Star Wars spinoff films, with critical hopes Ewan McGregor would reprise the position. Oscar-nominated director Stephen Daldry was reportedly in talks to direct, however he left the undertaking earlier than Solo opened. This story will now be instructed on Disney+ (see beneath).
A 3rd Star Wars anthology movie, set in Mos Eisley, was reportedly in early improvement however cancelled following Solo. There’s even be unverified rumors a few Yoda movie way back to 2013, and former reviews urged Lucasfilm was toying with a movie centered on Jabba the Hutt.
In February 2018, Lucasfilm introduced that Recreation of Thrones‘ showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss have been creating a brand new Star Wars film sequence. Nonetheless, the duo left the undertaking in October 2019, for causes unclear.
It isn’t simply on the large display that Star Wars has an thrilling future. With the discharge of Disney+, there might be a number of live-action TV sequence set in a galaxy far, distant.
There may be additionally a Rogue One prequel sequence in improvement following Cassian Andor and Ok-2SO. Diego Luna and Alan Tudyk return within the lead roles respectively, and has The Individuals‘ Stephen Schiff as showrunner. Filming is slated to start in 2020 on what’s described as a “rousing spy thriller.”
A 3rd sequence will comply with Obi-Wan Kenobi throughout his time in exile on Tatooine, with Ewan McGregor lastly confirmed to return to the position. Mandalorian director Deborah Chow will helm the Obi-Wan sequence, with Military of the Useless’s Joby Harold writing. It has been rumored that Ahsoka Tano might seem.
In April 2020, a fourth Star Wars Disney+ sequence was revealed, with Russian Doll co-creator Leslye Headland serving as author and showrunner, and a deal with a up to now unconfirmed feminine character.
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