Star Wars Episode IX

In a completely unsurprising move, Wonder Woman 2 has changed up its release date. Originally locked to Dec. 13, 2019, Wonder Woman 2 will now hit theaters on Nov. 1, 2019. A film moving up isn’t a huge deal normally, but this makes sense as Star Wars Episode IX has been slated now for Dec.… read more


Setting up to work on his second Star Wars film, it appears that J.J. Abrams has plans to do something we haven’t seen before. The biggest complaint you hear about The Force Awakens is how it mimics A New Hope. While not a one-for-one, you can definitely see it, and it seems Abrams gets that… read more


What do you do when you have director problems on a massive project? You go back to what you know. Welcome J.J. Abrams back to the Star Wars Universe. Following the departure of Colin Trevorrow from Star Wars Episode IX there was a massive scramble as to who would head up the project. Every name… read more


We need to take this with a grain of salt to be sure, but if the rumors about why Colin Trevorrow was fired are true, it makes sense. An anonymous source speaking with Vulture has explained why Colin Trevorrow was let go from working on Star Wars Episode IX, and it makes a lot of… read more

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It looks like Rian Johnson may get a second shot at Star Wars. As Lucasfilm deals with the fallout of Colin Trevorrow exiting directing duties on Episode IX, a shortlist of directors has been put together, and it seems Johnson may do back-to-back times at bat. While that may seem to make sense, and Lucasfilm… read more

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If you felt a disturbance in the Force on Tuesday that was just Colin Trevorrow being fired as the director of Star Wars Episode IX. In a statement on Tuesday, Lucasfilm made the announcement. Lucasfilm and Colin Trevorrow have mutually chosen to part ways on Star Wars: Episode IX. Colin has been a wonderful collaborator… read more


Although Star Wars The Last Jedi is still months away, work is underway on Episode IX, and it appears it needs another writer on the project. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Lucasfilm has hired Jack Thorne to come in and punch up the script for the final film int he new trilogy. The original treatment… read more

If after seeing Star Wars The Last Jedi you ask yourself about why it doesn’t seem totally connected to The Force Awakens, there’s a reason for that. Conversing with a fan on Twitter, Last Jedi director Rian Johnson revealed that there was no plan for his film other than it was to build off of… read more

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As Star Wars Celebration continues, it has been confirmed that Carrie Fisher will not appear in Star Wars Episode IX. Fans are still basking in the glow of the Star Wars The Last Jedi trailer, but the passing of Carrie Fisher has loomed large the past few days as the franchise marches forward. Recently Fisher’s… read more


Following the death of Carrie Fisher, the people behind the Star Wars franchise have some details to work out. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the directors of Star Wars Episode VIII and Star Wars Episode IX – Rian Johnson and Colin Trevorrow respectively – will be in Los Angeles next week to speak with Disney… read more

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J.J. Abrams may be done directing Star Wars movies for the moment, but that doesn’t mean he doesn’t know what’s going to happen. Speaking at the┬áTelevision Critics Association press tour this week in support of his new Showtime series Roadies, Abrams was asked if Rey (Daisy Ridley) is a Skywalker or Kenobi as theories circulate… read more

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens set up a lot of questions, but the answers may still be in flux. As the latest film in the Star Wars saga speeds towards $1B in global box office in record time, what happens in Episode VIII and Episode IX is still a bit of a question mark it… read more

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