Breaking News: J.J. Abrams to Write and Direct STAR WARS: EPISODE IX
Last week it was announced that Colin Trevorrow was let got from Star Wars: Episode IX and now Disney has found the their new director… J.J. is back one more time to close out the trilogy
J.J. Abrams, who launched a new era of Star Wars with The Force Awakens in 2015, is returning to complete the sequel trilogy as writer and director of Star Wars: Episode IX. Abrams will co-write the film with Chris Terrio. Star Wars: Episode IX will be produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Michelle Rejwan, Abrams, Bad Robot, and Lucasfilm.
Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy said:
“With The Force Awakens, J.J. delivered everything we could have possibly hoped for, and I am so excited that he is coming back to close out this trilogy”
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Source: Star Wars