In the mind numbing universe of Disney
comes another Star Wars production:
Disney has been reaping (raping?) Star Wars for
every nickel it can get.
I wonder if Lucas is regretting selling the rights now?
I hope so.
in a galaxy not very far away
this is going on:
Upcoming Disney Star Wars productions:
‘Rangers of the New Republic’
The “Rangers of the New Republic” series “will intersect with future stories and culminate into a climactic story event.”
Ahsoka Tano’s story, written by Dave Filoni, will continue in a limited series starring Rosario Dawson, who recently appeared on “The Mandalorian.”
Untitled Taika Waititi film
A new Star Wars feature film with acclaimed filmmaker and Academy Award winner Taika Waititi is in development.
The next “Star Wars” feature film will be “Rogue Squadron” — directed by Patty Jenkins (“Wonder Woman” franchise).
“The Acolyte’ is a new series that will be “a mystery-thriller that will take the audience into a galaxy of shadowy secrets and emerging dark side powers in the final days of the High Republic era.” Leslye Headland, creator of “Russian Doll,” will lead this film.
‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ update
Hayden Christensen will be returning as Darth Vader in the show, which will be set 10 years after “Revenge of the Sith.” Kenobi will reflect on “his greatest defeat, the downfall and corruption of his best friend and Jedi apprentice, Anakin Skywalker turned evil Sith Lord Darth Vader.”
‘Star Wars: The Bad Batch’ update
We got a new trailer for the “Bad Batch” animated series, which will focus on “a unique squad of clones who vary genetically from their brothers in the Clone Army.” Each of these soldiers have “a singular exceptional skill which makes them extraordinarily effective soldiers and a formidable crew. In the post-Clone War era, they will take on daring mercenary missions as they struggle to stay afloat and find new purpose.”
“Star Wars: Visions” will be a series of animated short films celebrating “Star Wars” through the lens of the world’s best anime creators
Cassian Andor from “Rogue One” will get a new project called “Andor.”
‘A Droid’s Story’
This series will “will introduce us to a new hero, guided by legendary duo R2-D2 and C-3PO.”
Lando Calrissian will return in a brand-new event series for Disney+.
And more …
I love Star Wars … lots of people do …
but this really seems like a bit much.