Benioff and Weiss Will Helm The Next Star Wars Film

Star Wars

Benioff and Weiss Will Helm The Next Star Wars Film

Posted by Steve on Could 14, 2019 at 02:46 PM CST

Bob Iger has introduced who will helm the following Star Wars movie to be launched after this years Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker, and it is not Rian Johnson.

Disney CEO Bob Iger has confirmed that “Sport of Thrones” creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss are engaged on the following Star Wars film that’s due out in 2022.

Bob Iger made the announcement right now whereas attending the MoffettNathanson Media and Communications Summit. This announcement comes solely every week after they’d already revealed there will probably be three extra movies after a Three-year break. No different particulars had been introduced at the moment and it was rumored that Rian Johnson would have a component in that slate.

Right here’s what Iger needed to say at right now’s summit…

“We’re laborious at work already, however we felt three years was the correct period of time to not solely take a breather and reset, however to gear up for the following movie’s launch. We did a take care of David Benioff and Dan Weiss, who’re well-known for ‘Sport of Thrones’ and the following film that we launch will probably be theirs, and we’re not saying something extra about that.”

As said, it was only in the near past introduced that following “The Rise of Skywalker” the following set of Star Wars movies could be launched each two years beginning in 2022. No phrase but on whether or not or not Benioff and Weiss may have something to do with these later releases.

We have additionally heard rumors third live-action collection will probably be coming to the Disney+ streaming service to assist fill the void between the 2019 and 2022 releases.

Keep tuned for extra particulars as they arrive in!

Associated Tales:

Happy Birthday To “The Maker” George Lucas

The ForceCast Talks To Sam Witwer

Kelly Marie Tran Autographs Are Now On Sale At Star Wars Authentics

Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker 16-Bit Trailer Remake

Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker Fan Posters

RUMOR: The End Of Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker Described

Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker Spoilers

The Teaser For Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker Sets Sequel Record