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Rian Johnson Developing Brand New ‘Star Wars’ Trilogy – Is This The Old Republic?

Rian Johnson Developing Brand New ‘Star Wars’ Trilogy – Is This The Old Republic?

It looks like Lucafilm had bigger plans for Rian Johnson than just directing Star Wars: Episode 9. The studio has announced Johnson is now developing a brand new Star Wars trilogy separate from the main saga. It’s possible this could be an original venture. Another possibility is that this will be taking cues from Tales

RUMOR: ‘Mr. Robot’ Creator Sam Esmail Might Pen ‘Star Wars’ Anthology Script

Some interesting intel came to Omega Underground yesterday and we had to sit on it for a little bit before posting it. Now, we’ve had two separate sources telling us Lucasfilm is looking to have Mr. Robot creator Sam Esmail write a Star Wars anthology film. They’re claiming that he’s taken pitch meetings (like many others have

BIG RUMOR: ‘Kenobi’ and ‘Boba Fett’ Movies Might Be Announced Soon

There’s been some rumbling concerning the Star Wars brain trust meeting in January and the expectation of Kathleen Kennedy announcing new anthology projects at Star Wars Celebration this month in Orlando. A possible report from Star Wars News Net (posted on Thursday, not part of April Fools) might be revealing what those plans could be. Take

Kennedy Has Spoken With Many Female Directors About ‘Star Wars’; Emily Carmichael One of Them?

We had a bad feeling about this quote being taken out of context. It wasn’t too long ago that Lucasfilm head Kathleen Kennedy did an interview, where her comments about “experience” for future Star Wars directors was seen as some sort of roadblock towards female directors. Some saying that directors like Gareth Edwards and Colin Trevorrow were plucked

Is that Daveed Diggs in the background?

‘Mary Poppins Returns’ December 25, 2018

The long rumored sequel to Disney’s 1964 film, “Mary Poppins”, is happening. Not only has Disney confirmed a December 25, 2018 release date but also a director and main cast. Rob Marshall will direct with his Mary Poppins being Emily Blunt and a new friend, Jack the Lamplighter played by Lin-Manuel Miranda. Over twenty years