Home > Star Wars: J.J. Abrams Loves Rian Johnson’s Episode 8 Script

People
Star Wars: J.J. Abrams Loves Rian Johnson’s Episode 8 Script

Description

Now credited by many Star Wars fans as the man who saved the franchise from resentment still lingering from the George Lucas’ "Star Wars" prequels released over a decade ago, writer/director J.J. Abrams is stoked for the direction that "The Force Awakens" sequel is going. Lifelong friend and actor Greg Grunberg revealed that Abrams’ reaction to Rian Johnson’s "Episode VIII" script was ecstatic. Abrams even said he regrets that he wishes he were directing it. "Star Wars: Episode VIII" was written and will be directed by Rian Johnson (known for films like "Looper" and "Brick"). While Abrams is not directing any "Star Wars" films, he will still be producing both "Episode VIII" and "Episode IX" and will be working closely with the writers and directors on both films. "Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens" is now in theaters, followed by "Star Wars: Episode VIII" on May 26th, 2017. "Star Wars: Episode IX" is expected to reach theaters in 2019.

Added on the 23/12/2015 17:05:28 - Copyright : Wochit

To customise your video :

Or Create an account

More videos on the subject

  • Did Rian Johnson Ruin Star Wars?

    As fans celebrate Star Wars Day on May the 4th, there’s no better time to look back on The Last Jedi and how it was a celebration of what makes the franchise great.

    05/05/2018 - Wochit
  • Mark Hamill ‘Loves’ The Ending Of 'The Last Jedi’

    Mark Hamill absolutely loved Star Wars: The Last Jedi‘s ending. The Last Jedi remains one of the more controversial films of 2017. Hamill believes in the film’s overall message: anyone can be special. The Last Jedi ended with a boy using the force to grab a broom. For Hamill, it means the Force and Jedi way will continue. She’s [Rey’s] the last Jedi… until the next Jedi. It’ll go on forever, believe me. Long after both of us are gone they’ll be making these films from here into eternity.

    13/04/2018 - Wochit
  • Mark Hamill Sad Over Han/Luke Scene Being Shortened

    While his opinions of Star Wars: The Last Jedi have changed a lot since the movie’s release, Mark Hamill is again questioning why Rian Johnson cut some major Luke Skywalker moments from the latest instalment. Picking up where J.J. Abrams left Rey and Luke on the rocky outcrop of Ahch-To, Episode VIII seemed to skim over the death of Han Solo with ease.

    28/03/2018 - Wochit
  • How Do Abrams And Johnson Directing Styles Differ?

    JJ Abrams directed Star Wars Episode VII. Rian Johnson picked up where Abrams left off and directed Episode VIII. Now, Abrams will direct Episode IX. Fans wonder how the two mens styles will shape the Star Wars universe. A practical special effects supervisor gave some insight into the two men. Chris Corbould worked closely with both Abrams and Johnson. He said Abrams has tons of energy and improvises all the time. Johnson, on the other hand, is methodical and shoots whats scripted.

    14/03/2018 - Wochit
  • Apprently J.J. Abrams Played Major Role In Star Wars Trilogies

    Daisy Ridley reveals that in the early stages of development on the Star Wars sequel trilogy, J.J. Abrams had written drafts for Episode VIII and Episode IX, in addition to co-writing the script for The Force Awakens. During an interview with the French outlet Le Magazine GEEK (hat tip SWNN), the actress was asked if Rey’s parentage was an issue resolved during Force Awakens or not.

    01/03/2018 - Wochit
  • Flash Infos Cannes 2019 : Alain Delon en pleine polémique tandis que Monica Belluci rayonne

    Pour plus de news sur vos people et célébrités préférées, rendez-vous sur http://www.potins.net ! REALISATION : Aline / Alexandre MUSIQUE : Lyzzard - Breaking News SOURCES : Instagram / Potins.net Suivez-nous sur les réseaux sociaux : Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/Potins.net Twitter : https://twitter.com/potinsnet Instagram : https://www.instagram.com/potinsnet/ N'oublie pas de t'abonner à la chaîne et de liker cette vidéo :)

    20/05/2019 - Potins.net - News 2