In addition to the episodes of a new Star Wars trilogy, Lucasfilm and Disney have begun development on multiple stand-alone movies that will offer new stories beyond the core Saga. Gareth Edwards will direct the first stand-alone film, with a screenplay by Gary Whitta. The film is due out December 16, 2016.
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During a quarterly stock holders meeting yesterday, Disney Chairman Bob Iger said that there are three non-Saga Star Wars movies in the works. The spin-offs are part of a “plan to mine the sci-fi franchise over the next decade.” Up till now, it was always reported that there were two spin-offs being planned.
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