Director Rian Johnson has made it clear that he has no intentions to helm "Episode IX" of the "Star Wars" franchise.
One of the possible replacements who is high on the list is Rian Johnson, who directed the "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" - which will come out later in the year.
"It was a wonderful way to visit a place that meant so much to me and obviously so many", Abrams said, referring to his well-known love of the franchise. "Whoever does it, I'm going to be really excited to be an audience member again. Star Wars: Episode IX will be produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Michelle Rejwan, Abrams, Bad Robot, and Lucasfilm", a statement read. J.J. Abrams has been confirmed to handle both writing and directing Star Wars: Episode IX. The official Star WarsTwitter account announced JJ Abrams will write and direct the next installment of the third Star Wars trilogy. Now, just after that news broke, it has been revealed that the studio has chose to bump back the release date for Star Wars 9.
"Episode IX" is slated to arrive in May 2019.
In a statement issued by Disney, creative differences were cited as the reason behind Trevorrow's departure. "We wish Colin the best and will be sharing more information about the film soon". Still, if The Last Jedi turns out to be well-received by critics and fans, expect a number of them to wonder why Johnson couldn't just finish off this trilogy too.
In addition to being a super athlete, Stephens seems to thrive in the spotlight: She's now 5-0 in tournament finals. Stephens' late father, John Stephens, was the 1988 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year for the New England Patriots.
But Putin said he hopes to find compromises with US President Donald Trump on worldwide issues such as the North Korea crisis. The U.S. and South Korea should "immediately stop the deployment process and withdraw relevant equipment", Geng said.
Don't hit the panic button yet, but it appears the effects of Ohio State's early entry exodus are showing on the field. The Sooners took the lead for good near the end of the third quarter, and Mayfield poured it on in the fourth.
Afghanistan has been pressing for greater Indian assistance in defence supplies and capacity building for a long time. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj met Afghan counterpart Salahuddin Rabbani in Delhi on Monday.
The judges were using the questions as a litmus test for how progressive (or anti-Trump) contestants came across. Texas was firm in her response, nearly scolding President Trump and saying the act was a terrorist act.
A large area of high pressure will build into the eastern United States, providing pleasant weather through Sunday . Widespread rainfall is not expected at this time, however scattered showers are possible especially south of I-69.
At its peak the storm prompted evacuation orders for 6.5 million people in Florida, the largest evacuation in modern USA history. Some of the models put the storm in the Atlantic, while others keep the storm closer to Maryland, Virginia or North Carolina.
As fans saw on Sunday night, Selfie Queen/Met Gala Glamazon Kylie took a break to shift her focus from fame to philanthropy. With Kylie's self-esteem at an all-time low, she decided she would do anything to get fuller lips.
"I am in disbelief right now.This is Long Island, Bahamas and the ocean water is missing!" "That's as far as they see". The force of the mega-storm was so strong it was literally dragging water away from the shoreline in the Bahamas .
Two Florida Law Enforcement Officers Killed in Pre-Irma Crash
Hurricane Irma resulted in at least 22 deaths in the Caribbean as it made its way to Florida, according to the Miami Herald . It was not yet known if the crash was directly related to the approach of Hurricane Irma along the west coast of Florida.