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Entertainment Disney boss confirms future of Star Wars after The Rise of Skywalker

08:10  08 november  2019
08:10  08 november  2019 Source:   digitalspy.com

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Disney boss Bob Iger confirms the future of the Star Wars franchise after The Rise of Skywalker is released. We've had The Force Awakens, Rogue One, The Last Jedi, Solo, and The Rise of Skywalker coming next month. Given it took nearly 30 years for the first six Star Wars films to arrive

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John Boyega wearing a suit and tie: Disney boss Bob Iger confirms the future of the Star Wars franchise after The Rise of Skywalker is released. © Lucasfilm Ltd Disney boss Bob Iger confirms the future of the Star Wars franchise after The Rise of Skywalker is released.

To say Star Wars fans have been spoiled over the last few years is an understatement.

We've had The Force Awakens, Rogue One, The Last Jedi, Solo, and The Rise of Skywalker coming next month. Given it took nearly 30 years for the first six Star Wars films to arrive, it's tough to have too much beef with Lucasfilm – whether you liked The Last Jedi or not.

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But it looks like the franchise is taking a break after The Rise of Skywalker, as Disney CEO Bob Iger announced on Thursday (November 7) that the movies are going "into a hiatus for a few years" (via Variety).

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Star Wars : The Rise of Skywalker (also known as Star Wars : Episode IX – The Rise of Skywalker ) is an upcoming American epic space opera film produced, co-written, and directed by J. J. Abrams.

Disney CEO Bob Iger confirms Star Wars feature films will take a hiatus following The Rise of Skywalker while the franchise grows on television. A slowdown for the franchise has been discussed for some time now after the underperformance of 2018's Solo: A Star Wars Story and the polarizing

Iger's announcement comes one week after the news that Game of Thrones creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss had "regretfully stepped away" from working on the next Star Wars trilogy.

Last Jedi director Rian Johnson also recently admitted he's uncertain when his new trilogy will go into production, while the Star Wars film Marvel boss Kevin Feige is developing won't be ready for a good while yet.

Bob Iger wearing a suit and tie © Drew Angerer/Getty Images Bob Iger So make sure to really enjoy The Rise of Skywalker – it could be a few years before the next one arrives in cinemas.

Of course, although the movies are taking a breather, you will still have a fix of new Star Wars at home. 

The first five episodes of spin-off TV series The Mandalorian will be released on Disney's new streaming service Disney+ next week – and Iger has now also confirmed when the platform is launching in the UK.

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Lucasfilm/ Disney . The Star Wars film franchise is set to go on ‘hiatus’ following the release of Star Wars : The Rise Of Skywalker in December. Check out the first official teaser: Iger confirmed following Episode IX, the focus will be on television projects: We have not announced any specific

We know that the forthcoming Star Wars : The Rise of Skywalker will bring the Skywalker Saga to its conclusion after more than 40 years. More Star Wars movies are certainly on the way, and several of them were even recently given release dates, but beyond that we knew little about what was to come.

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker has a release date of Thursday, December 19 in the UK and Friday, December 20 in the US.

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                                         The final trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker has emerged – and there’s lots to unpack. From C-3PO’s possible farewell, to clues hidden in the background, and even a glimpse of the Sith Lord himself, Palpatine, the last stop before December’s big release is crammed with blink-and-you’ll-miss-it moments that could confirm some of your biggest theories.                                                                                                                                                        But, as the Episode 9 trailer premiered overnight during Monday Night Football in the States, it’s entirely possible that many of you chose to forgo several hours of sportsball or only caught a bleary-eyed glimpse of Rey, Finn, and Kylo Ren (among others). So, let’s comb through the major moments in chronological order and break down everything in the new Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker trailer.

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Actor Billy Dee Williams, who played Lando Calrissian in Star Wars, uses both male and female pronouns .
Actor Billy Dee Williams, who played Lando Calrissian in Star Wars, uses both male and female pronounsWilliams, 82, will be reprising his role as Calrissian for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker in December. Ahead of his return to the franchise, he spoke to Esquire about his gender expression.

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