Marvel Lady 1984 director Patty Jenkins will tackle the subsequent principal Star Wars film, Rogue Squadron. The movie is slated to be launched in December 2023.
This marks the primary time a girl has directed a Star Wars film, and the announcement comes simply days earlier than Marvel Lady 1984 is released on HBO Max. Rogue Squadrons will comply with a gaggle of fighter pilots as they band collectively via thick and skinny to defend good in opposition to evil. It’s a fan adored a part of the Star Wars universe — one which prominently featured in a popular Nintendo 64 game — and can assist Lucasfilm go away the Skywalker Trilogy behind on the large display.
Within the Star Wars universe, Rogue Squadron was based and led by Wedge Antilles, a talented pilot who seems in Star Wars, The Empire Strikes Again, Return of the Jedi and The Rise of Skywalker.
No different particulars concerning the challenge can be found proper now. The announcement was simply one in every of many Star Wars projects mentioned throughout Disney’s large streaming investor occasion at present. Taika Waititi can be at work on one other Star Wars film that Lucasfilm announced previously, Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy introduced at present. Extra data is anticipated within the coming months.