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Johnson Creating A New Star Wars Trilogy

10 November 2017

The news comes direct from Star Wars' official blog, and we also now know that the new saga will be led by Rian Johnson, the director of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, set for a release this December.

Johnson will craft the new trilogy with longtime collaborator Ram Bergman.

Lucasfilm's Kathleen Kennedy says Johnson "will do unbelievable things with the blank canvas".

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Disney said no release dates have been set for the new trilogy. We recently speculated that Dave Filoni, the executive producer of the hit animated series Star Wars Rebels, might be making the jump to a live action Star Wars show, and now that we know for sure it's happening, this could be a flawless opportunity for him.

In stark contrast to Lucasfilms president Kathleen Kennedy's decision to fire directors Chris Miller and Phil Lord from an upcoming Han Solo film (now titled "Solo: A Star Wars Story"), and replace them with Ron Howard in June, Kennedy called Johnson a "creative force" in a statement on Thursday.

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As if that wasn't enough news to get "Star Wars" fans excited, The Hollywood Reporter notes that Disney CEO Bob Iger mentioned the development of the first live-action TV series based in the "Star Wars" universe.

“We had the time of our lives collaborating with Lucasfilm and Disney on The Last Jedi, ” Johnson and Bergman said in a joint statement. Do you want it to be about characters we already know, or be more in line with what Johnson is doing with his trilogy and feature an all-new batch of characters instead?

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Johnson Creating A New Star Wars Trilogy