Disney has their eyes set on 2015 to release a new trilogy of “Star Wars” films and now it looks like they have found their director!
It is being reported that a deal is being finalized to have J.J. Abrams direct the upcoming films.
As well all know by now, Disney bought Lucasfilm from George Lucas for $4 billion last year. After purchasing the company Disney announced the launch of a brand new set of “Star Wars” movies.
Abrams will almost certainly be directing the Michael Arndt script which has been rumored to be focused on a new generation of heroes in the depths of space.
This isn’t Abrams first delve into the sci-fi department, in 2009 he directed the “Star Trek” reboot and its soon-to-come sequel.
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