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Johnson to create new 'Star Wars' trilogy

Johnson to create new 'Star Wars' trilogy

The next chapter of the new trilogy, The Last Jedi, arrives this December, and J.J. Abrams is beginning pre-production on the conclusion for 2019.

Having hired The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson to helm the new saga, Disney is optimistic of what Johnson is capable of and are happy to bless him with a clean slate saying, "We all loved working with Rian on The Last Jedi".

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Johnson's new trilogy will be separate from this series.

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Soon fans will be able to check out Johnson's Star Wars: The Last Jedi when it hits USA theaters on December 15, 2017. StarWars.com also have the full report, confirming Johnson's involvement as writer and director of the trilogy, with Ram Bergman to produce.

This latest Star Wars saga isn't even over and it's already been announced that Disney has another trilogy in store for the saga that happened a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away. This year, "The Last Jedi" is expected to propel Disney to the top of the USA box office for a second straight year. "We can't wait to continue with this new series of films".

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Johnson, who wrote and directed The Last Jedi has so far become the studio's darling, what with him managing to make the only Star Wars film since The Force Awakens, in which a director was not fired. "'Star Wars' is the greatest modern mythology and we feel very lucky to have contributed to it". "Episode VIII" is written and directed by Johnson, and is the second film in the new sequel trilogy in following "The Force Awakens".


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