Whilst no motion pictures within the Megastar Wars collection had been introduced past subsequent 12 months’s Episode IX, there were rumors of various spin-offs, together with motion pictures that specialize in Obi-Wan and Boba Fett. A record previous this week said that those would possibly now be on hang following the industrial failure of Solo: A Megastar Wars Tale. On the other hand, Lucasfilm has now denied that is the case.
The unique record emerged on Collider, which said that long run spin-offs had been now “on hang,” and that the studio would as a substitute focal point upon Episode IX and the following trilogy of flicks. It took a couple of days for a Lucasfilm reaction to emerge, however the previous day ABC Information said that the studio had informed them that Collider’s preliminary tale used to be “misguided.”
In line with ABC’s studio supply, there are “a couple of” Megastar Wars motion pictures lately in building, and those are break free the 2 film collection that experience already been introduced. In December, it used to be printed that Closing Jedi director Rian Johnson used to be operating on a brand new trilogy, whilst Recreation of Thrones showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss are growing every other.
The Obi-Wan movie has been rumored for a while, and it appeared to be the furthest alongside. Billy Elliot director Stephen Daldry had reportedly been in talks to direct, whilst Ewan McGregor, who performed Obi-Wan within the prequel trilogy, has said he’s prepared to reprise the position. As well as, Logan director James Mangold used to be reportedly in talks to write down and direct the Boba Fett film.
As for Solo, the film has to this point made $344 million international, which is easily underneath any of the former 3 Megastar Wars motion pictures. Closing month, director Ron Howard commented at the movie’s business failure. “I am happy with [Solo] and the forged and staff labored arduous to present lovers a amusing new addition,” he tweeted. “As a director I believe badly when individuals who I consider (and go out polls display) will very most likely experience a film… do not see it on a large display with nice sound.”