Back in 2012, when it was announced that Disney had made a multi-billion dollar acquisition of Lucasfilm and had plans for three new Star Wars films in the works, it was bittersweet news for a few.
Star Wars expert Harrison Ford would reprise his part as Han Solo among the picture alongside Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker and Carrie Fisher as Leia. He revealed, however, that he can not much about his character’s involvement in the film.
She was explaining the difference between the main Star Wars movies and the planned spinoffs, likeRogue One.
Although Disney and Lucasfilm are generally secretive on the plot details of the film, director J.J. Abrams let on during an interview with Vanity Fair last May that the concept of family will be central to the story of Star Wars: Episode 7. “She added, “‘The Force Awakens” follows “Return of the Jedi” and continues that generational story.
While the new saga will center on the Skywalker family, Kennedy hinted that “Star Wars” anthology series, which starts with “Rogue One”, would feature totally new storylines. On the other, a loyal legion of the beloved saga’s fans rightfully dubious of the House of Mouse’s takeover of the brand, concerned they’d be seeing films more in keeping with Disney’s animated classics that those of Lucas’ classic original trilogy. There are already theaters that are selling tickets for it, so get them now, if you can.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens is out in the United Kingdom on December 17, and as you can tell, we are very excited about it.