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Star Wars Movie Release Schedule


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Lucasfilm and Disney have big plans to continue the saga across all forms of media, but for many of us it is these blockbuster hits that are the most anticipated.

This list will be updated regularly to show details of the upcoming instalments of the Star Wars saga on the big screen.

Last update: March 2018.

 

25 May 2018 - Solo: A Star Wars Story

Directors: Ron Howard

Starring: Alden Ehrenreich, Donald Glover, Emilia Clarke, Woody Harrelson, Thandie Newton, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Joonas Suotamo, Michael K Williams, Ian Kenny.

Summary: The story will focus on the early career of Han Solo, with Lando Calrissian and Chewbacca also appearing. Woody Harrelson appears in a mentoring role. Filming began in January 2017 at Pinewood Studios, UK.

Watch the official trailer for Solo: A Star Wars Story.

 

20 Dec 2019 - Star Wars: Episode IX

Director: JJ Abrams

Starring: To be confirmed

Summary: Episode IX will continue the main saga from Star Wars: The Last Jedi, and will likely conclude the story arc of the sequel trilogy. It is expected that there will be a period of time that has passed since the end of the previous film.

 

2020 - A Star Wars Story

Director: To be confirmed

Starring: To be confirmed

Synopsis: This project was once rumoured to be based on the story of fan-favourite bounty hunter Boba Fett, and was previously assigned to Josh Trank to direct. More recent rumours favour an Obi-Wan Kenobi spin-off, which Ewan McGregor has stated he would be happy to reprise his role for.

 

Unknown - New Star Wars Trilogy

Director: Rian Johnson

Starring: To be confirmed

Synopsis: Shortly before the release of The Last Jedi it was announced that director Rian Johnson would be working on a new trilogy of Star Wars films that were separate from the main episodic saga. It is speculated that this will pick up on some of the themes introduced in The Last Jedi and follow a new group of young Force users.

 




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