Taika Waititi is going to be directing the next ‘Star Wars’ film.
While it may appear like 2020 is not such a great year after all. With the Coronavirus pandemic situation is not going to be settling any time soon, we may feel that we have nothing to look forward to. This may not be true, after all. In a recent turn of events, famous director Taika Waititi has confirmed that he will be directing the upcoming ‘Star Wars’ film. For those who are unaware, he is the same director who has worked on many other popular superhero, adventure movies like ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ and ‘Jojo Rabbit.’ After delivering so many massive hit films, it surely is exciting to look forward to a director like Waititi taking over the journey to a galaxy far, far away.
More about the Untitled ‘Star Wars’ Film
Other than Waititi, it appears like Oscar-nominated 1917 writer, Krysty Wilson-Cairns will also be a part of the making of the movie. She is expected to write the script for the movie alongside the director. This news first came out when a report by The Hollywood Reporter published the same.
‘Star Wars’ New Film Release Date
As of right now, there are no release dates that have been discussed with regard to this project. An announcement for the untitled Star Wars film was also made on StarWars.com on the same day as May 4th, 2020, thereby commemorating the May the Fourth occasion. For those of you who are unaware, May 4th is the unofficial holiday celebrating all the things that are associated with Star Wars.
Waititi is a celebrated director. Besides his awesome direction skills, he has also been able to grab the Oscar award for his screenwriting for Jojo Rabbit. It goes without saying that director has had many other hit films including ‘Next Goal Wins’ and another follow-up to the massively-hit ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ movie. It is called, ‘Thor: Love And Thunder.’ The movie is expected to release on February 11th, 2022.
Disney+ To Become The Home For The New Star Wars Movie
Disney+ has quickly become the home for all the Star Wars content that you may need access to. While we have been unaware of the unforeseen future, we are sure to follow up with them through with the fantasy films. Star Wars, as we all know, has had a long saga of great adventures. The adventure, as can be recalled, began with 1977’s Star Wars. Since then, we have had the opportunity to view many different series. What we are sure of is the fact that Disney has a number of streaming projects that are in the pipeline already. So we don’t really need to worry about anything. We can remain assured that we have yet another Star Wars movie to look forward to.