Things must really have gone right with Rian Johnson’s Star Wars: The Last Jedi. At least, that would seem to be the indication as Disney has just announced that they will be allowing Rian to helm a stand alone trilogy set within the Star Wars universe!
Congrats to him!
Quite the amazing opportunity, and hopefully it will be something we can all be even more excited about come Dec. 15 when we’ve (hopefully) confirmed what Disney must already be assuming about his abilities to make amazingly good Star Wars content.
Check the below Wired.com article for more info!
Also, check out our “Coming Soon & News” podcast episode below for some additional Star Wars: The Last Jedi release discussion and the controversial theater exhibition agreement they’ve been pushing.