The Star Wars movie directed by Taika Waititi reveals the release date. More specifically, the window in which it will be released in theaters.
In a conversation with TotalFilmthe president of lucasfilm, kathleen kennedyhas confirmed that the film starwars directed by Taika Waititi its premiere window is the year 2023. However, fans of the galactic saga will have to wait closer to 2024 for the film by the director of Thor: Love and Thunder contextualized in this galaxy far, far away. “We’re going to release the movie in 2023,” Kathleen Kennedy said when asked about it. “Well, more like the end of 2023.”
As for whether Taika Waititi’s Star Wars movie would take over the December 2023 release window it was originally scheduled for Rogue Squadron (Patty Jenkins), Kathleen Kennedy did not close the door. “We have not blocked any dates,” said the executive. As of now, Lucasfilm has not confirmed when it will start filming this movie or any additional details regarding cast and story.
The “return” of a director to a wonderful franchise
However, although Taika Waititi is best known for directing the franchise of Thor in Marvel Studios, is not a filmmaker alien to the Star Wars universe. In addition to directing an episode of the first season of The MandalorianHe also lent his voice to IG-11 in that first installment of the great galactic series starring Peter Pascal.
In the years following Lucasfilm’s acquisition by Disney, lovers of the saga have ended up accepting that just announcing a Star Wars movie or project does not mean that we end up seeing it. The writers of Game of Thrones, Davidbenioff Y DB Weiss, they had confirmed a galactic trilogy that began this year. Unfortunately, it was canceled after being announced. The public is also still waiting for the delayed trilogy of Ryan Johnson.