The Rise of Skywalker is the final of the Star Wars “saga” movies that embody the unique, prequel, and newest sequel trilogies. It’s additionally the final Star Wars movie within the works in the intervening time. With the success of 2015’s The Power Awakens, Disney CEO Bob Iger mentioned Lucasfilm is planning for the following “decade and a half” of Star Wars movies. However following the tough productions of the 2 standalone “Star Wars Story” movies, Solo and Rogue One (and Solo’s comparatively shaky take on the field workplace), he walked that again, saying followers ought to anticipate a slowdown within the tempo. Lucasfilm has since canceled a nascent standalone movie that was reportedly about Boba Fett.
However Rise of Skywalker gained’t be the final we see of the franchise: Disney is prepping two TV exhibits for its streaming service, Disney+, in addition to a revival of its animated Clone Wars sequence. And we’ll seemingly see extra movies sooner or later.
Rise of Skywalker has had its personal tough manufacturing. Jurassic World director Colin Trevorrow was initially slated to direct, however left the manufacturing in 2017, and was changed by The Power Awakens director J.J. Abrams. Manufacturing began in 2018, and the movie consists of authentic sequence stars Mark Hamill and Billy Dee Williams, in addition to the late Carrie Fisher.
Rise of Skywalker is due out on December 20th, 2019. Observe alongside for all of the updates, trailers, and commentary for the movie.