Frank talk about Star Wars directors, Indiana Jones priority

Movies, Sci-Fi & Fantasy

Frank MarshallFrank Marshall, the producer of Raiders of the Lost Ark and husband of Lucasfilm president and Star Wars and Indiana Jones brand manager Kathleen Kennedy, has a lot to say about plans for a new Star Wars film in the wake of Disney’s acquisition of the Lucas empire.

In an interview with MTV News, Marshall drops that he knows who will is on the short (and getting shorter) list to direct Episode VII, but doesn’t know when a final announcement will be made. He also says the door remains open to a fifth Indiana Jones adventure despite possible complications between Disney and Paramount, but any movement there will take a back seat to the Star Wars project.

Read the full interview at MTV News.

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Nerdvana's founder and owner. A former East Valley Tribune copy editor, page designer and website editor, he is now Digital Editor for The Pueblo Chieftain in Southern Colorado, a web design instructor at Pueblo Community College and president of the Southern Colorado Press Club. He has contributed to the popular GeekDad blog and taught online media at Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, his alma mater. Lifelong Star Wars fan and Trekker who also worships all things Tolkien and Doctor Who.