JJ Abrams will one on one the subsequent film, Disney has revealed following days to weeks of speculation, supplying desire to be able to several long-suffering fans who seem to were being disappointed with the recent about three repayments while in the iconic franchise.
The headline was welcomed with celebrations with on the internet networks with the films' affiliate internet marketing regarding fans that have by now watched Abrams test this aging Star Trek series having a high-grossing prequel inside 2009.
Disney explained the later part of on Friday Abrams would likely operate less than that control of maker Kathleen Kennedy, the former president with Lucasfilm, and also the script will be penned simply by Oscar-winning copy writer Michael Arndt.
"JJ is the fantastic director to helm this. Beyond having this sort of excellent instincts as a filmmaker, she has a great spontaneous idea this franchise," Kennedy explained within a record on starwars.com.
"Great media related to JJ Abrams leading Star Wars. Might simply just recovery your brand," extra Alastair Brookshaw.
Rumors which Abrams, one of Hollywood's many profitable directors and also producers, would take stewardship with the shows packed business publications plus on-line user discussion forums in the past week.
The 46-year-old manufactured their label with TV displays Alias and Lost and also acquired his beating as being a director associated with effects-laden blockbusters with Super 8, Mission: Impossible I in addition to another commonly anticipated Star Trek video Star Trek Into Darkness, due out soon after this particular year.
The Star Wars franchise, which will was produced by means of George Lucas throughout 1977, possesses grossed in excess of $4.4bn at the actual world wide container business considering that the first film ended up being released, making it the 3rd almost all prosperous film residence following your Harry Potter in addition to James Bond series.
The Star Wars video clips were being acquired simply by Disney once they will decided to buy Lucasfilm regarding $4.05bn in October 2012. They announced then in which several new installments will be made, starting up with 2015.
Lucas, 68, gifted Abrams their benefit upon Starwars.com, stating the particular director has been "an ideal option to special the modern Star Wars movie as well as the legacy of music wouldn't possibly be inside much better hands".
Abrams reported his brand new function appeared to be "an complete honor."
Disney have recently claimed Lucas will continue to be a inventive manager around the series.
Lucas themselves said throughout October he / she had report therapies intended for Episodes 7, 8 as well as 9, which he would certainly hand over to Kennedy, who guaranteed him this your woman might comply with his or her ideas.