At the recent Star Wars Celebration, Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy spoke about the future of the saga and, above all, Daisy Ridley’s surprise return as Rey. Now it looks like he has found a worthy opponent.
Back and forth in time
In an interview with Empire Kathleen Kennedy has stated that the new films will be built as events with a large time span in theatrical releases. But it’s not just modern dates, James MangoldIndiana Jones and the Dial of DoomJune 28, 2023) will direct a film dedicated to the first Jedi, twenty-five thousand years before the Skywalker saga, and then Dave Filoni, who will take care of the filming of the film in the so-called mandoversthat is, during the period The Mandalorian and which will serve as the culmination of the adventures of the Mandalorian, Ahsoka Tano (Rosario Dawson) and Boba Fett (Temuera Morrison). Finally, with Daisy Ridley we will travel to the future of the saga: a film directed by Pakistani-Canadian director Sharmeen Obaid-China (TV series Ms. Marvel) written by Stephen Knight (cult series Peaky Blinders) will be installed fifteen years after the end of Star Wars: Skywalker. Sunrise (2019)
The First Order has fallen, the Jedi are in chaos, and there are also questions about how many of them still exist and what they do.
With all this, Rey’s task will be to create a new Jedi order based on the teachings of Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) and on the mysterious books that he kept and that she saved from destruction.
Idris Elba is famous for the famous TV series Luther of which Netflix recently released a new chapter, Luther: To hell (Luther: Fallen Sun, February 24, 2023) in the film version instead of the new season. A very active playground just ended over the weekend Giant fucking robot revealed a new detail about the film from a classic source inside the production: Idris Elba is in talks to star in the film alongside Daisy Ridley, but on the dark side of the force, also known as the film’s villain. There are no other details about his character, but this is not the first time the actor has defected to the bad guys, the first time in history. Star Trek Beyond (2016) and then in a spin-off Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw (2019).
But the wait is still a long time, the movie that IMDb lists with the title Star Wars: The New Jedi Order (but it’s not official yet) hits theaters on December 17, 2027, when we reveal the galaxy’s far, far future.