As announced earlier today, J. J. Abrams is assuming writing and directing duties for the final chapter in the sequel trilogy, Star Wars Episode IX. Now we have an official release date — December 20, 2019.
Via the official Star Wars Twitter account:
Star Wars: Episode IX is scheduled for release on December 20, 2019. pic.twitter.com/rDBqmuHX89
— Star Wars (@starwars) September 12, 2017
It seems such a long way off, but remember we have The Last Jedi and the untitled Han Solo movie to occupy us till then! All is well in the galaxy far, far away.