The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed that Blade Runner 2049 Art Director Paul Inglis will be joining the production team for Star Wars Episode IX. He has previously worked on Prometheus, Skyfall, Children of Men, Jason Bourne, and HBO’s Game of Thrones. J. J. Abrams is directing Episode IX, and he is also co-writing the script with Chris Terrio. The film is scheduled for a December 20, 2019 release, and filming is expected to begin this June.
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J. J. Abrams is assembling his next Star Wars team, and he has enlisted veteran art director Paul Inglis to take a trip to a galaxy far, far away.
Inglis will serve as supervising art director for Star Wars: Episode IX,The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.
The film website Omega Underground first reported the news.
Inglis has plenty of experience with world building, with credits including the first season of HBO’s Game of Thrones, Ridley Scott’s Prometheus and last year’s Blade Runner 2049. This will be his first Star Wars film.
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