It’s an eventful May the Fourth – in terms of Star Wars news, with a new theatrical feature film and Disney+ TV series announced today:
First comes a big-screen movie directed and co-written by Oscar-winning filmmaker Taika Waititi, co-written by 1917 scribe Krysty Wilson-Cairns:
Waititi directed the first-season premiere of The Mandalorian as well as voicing the character IG-11.
A trilogy of Star Wars films is in pre-production from The Last Jedi filmmaker Rian Johnson, and Marvel Studios maestro is reportedly working on a film as well.
And Emmy-winner and Russian Doll co-creator Leslye Headland will write, produce and show-run an untitled Star Wars series for Disney+:
No release dates have been announced yet for these productions.
A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away …
- ‘The Art of Star Wars: Visions coming April 2022 from Dark Horse Books
- LEGO Star Wars Terrifying Tales now streaming on Disney+
- Disney+ opens The Book of Boba Fett on Dec. 29, 2021
- Here is your Disney-approved Star Wars books canon
- Classic Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic coming to Nintendo Switch
- Disney releases Star Wars: Visions anime anthology
- Prepare yourself: KOTOR is actually being remade
- Disney+ debuts trailer for LEGO Star Wars Terrifying Tales
- Star Wars: The High Republic: Tempest Runner audio original’s cast revealed
- LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga delayed again to spring 2022
- Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian returns with a good Luke at Season 2 finale
- Star Wars: The Bad Batch Season 2 coming in 2022