Every Upcoming Star Wars Movie And TV Show
Disney has so many Star Wars movies and TV shows on the way and revealed most of them in their massive investor call. Here's what we know!
The future of Star Wars got a lot busier today. Lucasfilm head Kathleen Kennedy revealed an ambitious slate for the franchise, full of TV shows and movies that will be released over the next several years. Some of the projects we already knew about and are currently in production, while others were genuine surprises.
Below you can see every Star Wars project in development of production, along with some pretty interesting surprises, spin-offs and much more. Which ones are you looking forward to most? Sound off in the comments.
- Star Wars: Rogue Squadron
Wonder Woman 1984 director Patty Jenkins is making a Star Wars movie, and it'll be the next entry from the franchise to hit the big screen. Rogue Squadron centers on fighter pilots in a galaxy far, far away. No details have been revealed, but Jenkins shared a short video about her excitement, which you can see below. Rogue Squadron is set for theaters in late 2023.
- Untitled Taika Waititi project
We have no idea what this will be about, but Thor: Ragnarok director Taika Waititi is developing his own Star Wars film. While discussing the movie, Kennedy said, "Taika's approach to Star Wars will be fresh, unexpected, and unique. his enormous talent and sense of humor will ensure that audiences are in for an unforgettable ride. He's currently hard at work writing this next adventure."
Live-action TV shows
- Rangers of the New Republic
The first of two Mandalorian spin-offs is . While there were no details, those X-Wing cops have shown up a lot in Season 2 of The Mandalorian and now Cara Dune (Gina Carano) has joined their ranks. Chances are that will fit into this new series.
- Obi-Wan Kenobi
Hayden Christensen returns as Darth Vader, joining Ewan McGregor in OBI-WAN KENOBI. The Original Series begins 10 years after the dramatic events of Revenge of the Sith, and is coming to #DisneyPlus. pic.twitter.com/9WR2npRUkk— Star Wars (@starwars) December 10, 2020
Yes, a . Dear White People creator Justin Simien is developing the series. What's interesting is that it was not revealed who would be playing Lando. Will Donald Glover be back to portray the version of the character seen in Solo? Is this set later in the Star Wars timeline with Billy Dee Williams returning? Who knows?
- The Acolyte
This series comes from Russian Doll creator Leslye Headland. A description reads, "The Acolyte is a mystery-thriller that will take viewers into a galaxy of shadowy secrets and emerging dark-side powers in the final days of the High Republic era."
- The Bad Batch
The animated follow up to The Clone Wars revealed footage during the investor call, giving fans a sneak peek at what's to come.
This original series will be a collection of short films from a number of Japanese anime creators. No details were shared, but Visions will debut in 2021.
- A Droid Story
R2-D2 and C-3PO are back in a new animated special in which they are guiding a new Star Wars hero.