Episode IX will begin filming on Aug. 1 at London’s Pinewood Studios.
Actor Billy Dee Williams will reprise his role as Lando in Episode IX.
Cheers to more female leads alongside actor Daisy Ridley!
J.J. Abrams, well-known in Star Wars fans’ minds for The Force Awakens, has been brought on board to direct Episode IX.
Colin Trevorrow has split from ‘Episode IX,’ adding to the list of directors fired for creative differences.
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.