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‘Star Wars: Episode IX’: J.J. Abrams is the Chosen One

Star Wars: Episode IX News

Star Wars: The Force Awakens director J.J. Abrams will direct and also co-write the as-yet-unnamed Star Wars: Episode IX with Chris Terrio (Argo). Abrams would be the first filmmaker, besides George Lucas himself, to direct more than one Star Wars film.

Here’s the statement from Disney and Lucasfilm posted on Starwars.com:

Filmmaker Colin Trevorrow Out as ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’ Director

Colin Trevorrow Is Out

Disney issued a short statement on Tuesday about Colin Trevorrow’s departure from the third trilogy Star Wars: Episode IX:

“Lucasfilm and Colin Trevorrow have mutually chosen to part ways on Star Wars: Episode IX. Colin has been a wonderful collaborator throughout the development process but we have all come to the conclusion that our visions for the project differ. We wish Colin the best and will be sharing more information about the film soon.”

No Plans to Digitize Carrie Fisher in Future Star Wars Sequels

Lucasfilm Statement

Carrie Fisher‘s character of General Leia Organa won’t be digitized into any of the other upcoming films. Lucasfilm issued a statement to correct the rumors that while Carrie Fisher has died, her Princess Leia may live on.

Colin Trevorrow Wants to Shoot ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’ on Film

Sundance Film Festival's Panel

Jurassic World director Colin Trevorrow revealed at the Sundance Film Festival that the ninth episode in the Star Wars saga will be shot on film and not digital.

“I could never shoot Star Wars on anything but [film] because it’s a period film: It happened a long time ago!”

The Final Full-Length Trailer for ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ is Here!

Star Wars Episode VII

A new and final trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens has arrived hot on the heels of the new poster, revealing very little but confirming what we suspected from early reports and rumors.

“Set 30 years after the events of Return of the Jedi, The Force Awakens finds a galaxy torn asunder by the ongoing conflict between the Resistance (formerly the Rebel Alliance) and the First Order (formerly the Empire).

Colin Trevorrow Confirmed to Direct ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’

Fifth Jurassic Park Installment

Jurassic World helmer Colin Trevorrow will indeed be directing Star Wars: Episode IX. A report that surfaced back in July has now been proven true. Disney made the announcement at D23 Saturday.

Lucasfilm head Kathleen Kennedy has had her eye on Trevorrow ever since his 2012’s comedy Safety Not Guaranteed,

JURASSIC WORLD’s Colin Trevorrow Tapped to Direct STAR WARS: EPISODE IX?

Fifth Jurassic Park Installment

The ex-Latino Review rumormonger Umberto ‘El Mayimbe’ Gonzalez in his new big exclusive for Heroic Hollywood claims that Kathleen Kennedy and Lucasfilm have found their director for Star Wars: Episode IX.

None other than Jurassic World‘s Colin Trevorrow has reportedly been tapped to direct Episode IX.