episode ix

J.J. Abrams returns to direct Star Wars Episode IX

After a triumphant turn at the helm of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, which relaunched the Star Wars Skywalker saga’s third trilogy in 2015, J.J. Abrams is returning to Lucasfilm to write and direct the final movie in the trilogy, Episode IX. Joining Abrams in… Read More »J.J. Abrams returns to direct Star Wars Episode IX

Lucasfilm makes change to helm of Star Wars Episode IX

In a statement today Lucasfilm revealed it has parted ways with Colin Trevorrow, who had been working on Star Wars: Episode IX as its director. “Lucasfilm and Colin Trevorrow have mutually chosen to part ways on Star Wars: Episode IX. Colin has been a wonderful… Read More »Lucasfilm makes change to helm of Star Wars Episode IX

Carrie Fisher won’t be in Star Wars Episode IX after all

One sad piece of news came out of Star Wars Celebration today. We were sad to hear that Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy clarified an earlier news report about Carrie Fisher’s appearance as General Leia in Episode IX. In an interview Kennedy said that Fisher won’t… Read More »Carrie Fisher won’t be in Star Wars Episode IX after all