Director Jon Favreau took to Facebook to reveal a star-studded cast for the live-action The Lion King film.
J.J. Abrams, well-known in Star Wars fans’ minds for The Force Awakens, has been brought on board to direct Episode IX.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, sources said writer Jack Thorne was brought on board to refine a script already written by Trevorrow and Derek Connolly.
Wonder Woman 2 is expected to release in theaters in 2019.
Talk about planning ahead: 007’s next chapter will hit U.S. theaters on Nov. 8, 2019, according to an official tweet.