Some more big Star Wars news to come out of the shareholders meeting this morning is that Star Wars: Episode VIII now has a release date.
The Release date for the film is May 26, 2017. The film will be written and directed by Looper‘s Rian Johnson.
The slate of Star Wars films goes as followed:
- Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens Dec. 18, 2015
- Rogue One Dec. 16, 2016
- Star Wars: Episode VIII May 26, 2017