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Rian Johnson Will Write and Direct Next Two Star Wars Movies, Replacing J.J. Abrams!

Rian Johnson Will Write and Direct Next Two Star Wars Movies, Replacing J.J. Abrams!

Looper writer Rian Johnson is set to take over the next two chapters of the Star Wars saga after J.J. Abrams, thouugh this has not been confirmed by LucasFilm and Disney.

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J.J. Abrams Responds to Star Wars 7 Leaks with His Own Photo

J.J. Abrams Responds to Star Wars 7 Leaks with His Own Photo

The Star Wars: Episode VII director uses a carefully-placed letter to address the Millennium Falcon being featured in the upcoming sequel.

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Director J.J. Abrams' Note to the Star Wars: Episode VII Cast and Crew

Director J.J. Abrams' Note to the Star Wars: Episode VII Cast and Crew

The director sent out a video message from London to the fans at DisneyWorld for Star Wars Weekend.

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Star Trek 3: Roberto Orci Officially Replaces J.J. Abrams as Director

Star Trek 3: Roberto Orci Officially Replaces J.J. Abrams as Director

Patrick McKay and John D. Payne are helping the director write this sci-fi sequel with J.J. Abrams, Bryan Burke and David Ellison producing.

Harout Harmanian

Star Wars: Episode VII Begins Shooting in May

Star Wars: Episode VII Begins Shooting in May

Director J.J. Abrams confirms that a casting announcement will be released soon, though now story details will be revealed.

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Star Wars 7 Script Is Complete; J.J. Abrams Confirms Jesse Plemons Casting Rumor

Star Wars 7 Script Is Complete; J.J. Abrams Confirms Jesse Plemons Casting Rumor

The director confirms the movie will be shot on film, though he is unsure of shooting in IMAX at this time.

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J.J. Abrams Regrets Khan Secrecy in Star Trek Into Darkness

The director reflects on Benedict Cumberbatch's role in this sequel. He goes onto blame the Studio for keeping the secret.

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Will C3PO Be in Star Wars: Episode VII?

J.J. Abrams hints at the droid's story potential. He calls the new December release date a huge improvement, saying the film is in better shape because of it.

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R2D2 Returns in First Behind-the-Scenes Photo from Star Wars: Episode VII

Director J.J. Abrams says Hi from the Lucasfilm workshop with a very familiar astromech droid at his side. Pre-production is in full-swing.

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J.J. Abrams Talks Taking Over Writing Duties on Star Wars: Episode VII

The time crunch on production was the reason he took over with Lawrence Kasdan. The director praises original writer Michael Arndt's work.

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J.J. Abrams and Lawrence Kasdan Will Write Star Wars: Epsiode VII

Location scouting, production design, casting, and costume design are already underway. No word on what happened to original screenwriter Michael Arndt.

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J.J. Abrams Apologizes for the Lens Flares in His Movies

The director even admits that ILM had to digitally remove some lens flares from Star Trek Into Darkness.

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Sullivan Stapleton Reportedly Tests for Star Wars: Episode VII

The 300: Rise of an Empire and Strike Back star is said to have made Lucasfilm and Disney angry over talking about his audition.

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Star Wars: Episode VII May Be Partially Shot in IMAX

IMAX CEO Richard Gelfond reveals that the company is currently in talks with J.J. Abrams to shoot in the immersive format.

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J.J. Abrams Hints That Benedict Cumberbatch Is in Star Wars: Episode VII

The director reveals that his staff is working overtime in securing the perfect cast for this epic return to a galaxy far, far away.

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J.J. Abrams Plans an Authentic and Emotional Tone for Star Wars: Episode VII

The director comments on the upcoming sci-fi adventure while promoting the upcoming Bad Robot series Almost Human.

Harout Harmanian

J.J. Abrams Endorses Director Rupert Wyatt for Star Trek 3

Abrams is ready to pass the baton as he takes on Star Wars: Episode VII, hinting at the plot of Star Trek 3.

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GIVEAWAY: Win a Star Trek Into Darkness Blu-ray Signed by J.J. Abrams

Plus, we have a poster signed by Simon Pegg for this blockbuster sci-fi sequel, debuting on Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray and DVD September 10th.

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The J.J. Abrams Novel S. Gets a Second Trailer

Doug Dorst wrote this thriller based on an idea from J.J. Abrams, which is currently available for pre-order before its October 29 release.

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J.J. Abrams Brings Westworld TV Series to HBO

Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy wrote the pilot script based on the 1973 sci-fi thriller about a malfunction that turns androids against humans.

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