11 New ‘Star Wars’ Projects Revealed By Disney
The Walt Disney Company unveiled a number of new films and television shows this week that are set to come out during the next few years in theaters or on the Disney+ streaming service. From Disney to Marvel to Pixar, each brand had something new announced for the fans. There are many projects that people are excited to see in the future. One of the biggest companies under Disney that was announced to have several projects in the works is Lucasfilm.
Eleven projects were revealed by be in development by Lucasfilm. The first project to be announced is Rogue Squadron directed by Patty Jenkins. It will be the first film to be released after Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker and will premiere sometime in December, 2023. The second project is an untitled film directed by Taika Waititi. The third will be a television series centered on Obi-Wan Kenobi with Ewan McGregor set to reprise his role as the title character. The fourth project will be a series centered on the popular character Ahsoka Tano from Star Wars: The Clone Wars. The fifth project will be Rangers of the New Republic, which is said to take place in the same timeline as The Mandalorian. The sixth project will be a series focusing on the iconic character Lando Calrissian. The seventh project will be Andor, a show that serves as a prequel to the standalone film Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and focuses on Diego Luna as Cassian Andor. The eighth project is titled The Acolyte, which is said to be a mystery thriller, something that has not been seen in Star Wars before. The ninth project is the animated series Star Wars: The Bad Batch, which immediately follows Star Wars: The Clone Wars and sees a group of clones serve as mercenaries. The tenth project is titled Star Wars: Visions, an anime anthology series that has a heavy influence of Japanese culture. The eleventh and final project will be A Droid Story, which will heavily focus on the droids R2-D2, C-3PO and a new character.
Fans can look forward to seeing these upcoming movies and television shows during the next few years, as now they can finally move past the divisive Star Wars Sequel Trilogy.
— Patty Jenkins (@PattyJenks) December 10, 2020