The Hollywood Reporter just posted this exclusive: Oscar-nominated filmmaker Stephen Daldry (Billy Elliot, The Hours) is in talks for a Star Wars Obi-Wan Kenobi standalone film.
Stephen Daldry is Star Wars’ new hope.
The Oscar-nominated director behind Billy Elliot and The Hours is in early talks to direct a Star Wars standalone movie centering on Obi-Wan Kenobi, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.
Sources say talks are at the earliest of stages and that the project has no script. If a deal makes, Daldry would oversee the development and writing with Lucasfilm brass. It’s not known at this stage if Ewan McGregor will reprise his role.
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