Disney is planning to launch six new live-action sequence, in addition to animated initiatives to stream solely on Disney+. A slew of theatrical releases will be anticipated for the cinemas within the coming years with huge title administrators placing their artistic skills behind the initiatives.
For this years’ “Could the fourth be with you” Disney+ shall be dropping a “Star Wars”-themed “Simpsons” quick “Maggie Simpson in ‘The Pressure Awakens From Its Nap,’” and an unique animated sequence Star Wars: The Unhealthy Batch. However what else shall be coming to this galaxy from the Star Wars franchise sooner or later?
Again in December Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy introduced a significant enlargement of the Star Wars galaxy, seeking to create a chunk of it for all tastes and personalities. “We now have an enormous and expansive timeline within the Star Wars mythology spanning over 25,000 years of historical past within the galaxy — with every period being a wealthy useful resource for storytelling,” Kennedy instructed ET. “Now with Disney+, we will discover limitless story potentialities like by no means earlier than and fulfill the promise that there’s actually a Star Wars story for everybody.”
Star Wars: The Unhealthy Batch (4 Could on Disney+)
Star Wars: The Unhealthy Batch is an all-new animated sequence launching solely on Disney+, making its debut on Tuesday, 4 Could 3 am ET with a particular 70-minute premiere. New episodes will observe each Friday beginning on 7 Could.
The animated sequence follows a squad of elite and experimental clones, which had been first launched in The Clone Wars. Clone Pressure 99 must discover their method in a quickly altering galaxy within the speedy aftermath of the Clone Struggle taking over daring mercenary missions as they battle to remain afloat and discover new function.
Star Wars: Visions (TBA 2021 on Disney+)
A group of 10 quick movies “celebrating the galaxy by means of the lens of the world’s greatest anime creators.” Based on the synopsis “The anthology assortment will convey 10 unbelievable visions from a number of of the main Japanese anime studios, providing a recent and numerous cultural perspective to Star Wars.”
The Guide of Boba Fett (December 2021 on Disney+)
Boba Fett returned in The Mandalorian season 2, serving to Din Djarin on his quest to get Child Grogu again from Moff Gideon. Throughout the post-credits to the season, Boba returned with Fennec Shand to Jabba the Hutt’s palace on Tatooine the place the pair killed off the survivors of Jabba’s barge. The sequence is govt produced by Jon Favreau, Dave Filoni and Robert Rodriguez, who directed the episode that reintroduced Boba Fett to the Disney+.
The Mandalorian, Season 3 (TBA anticipated in 2022 on Disney+)
Initially it was anticipated that The Mandalorian season 3 could be launched in December 2021, however The Guide of Boba Fett has taken that slot. Based on Games Radar Jon Favreau has confirmed Mandalorian will return quickly after Boba, indicating that Din Djarin shall be again in early 2022.
Andor (2022 on Disney+)
Diego Luna will take up his position as Insurgent Alliance spy Cassian Andor in “a tense nail-biting thriller.” The Rogue One prequel sequence is a spy thriller the place Cassian, alongside Alan Tudyk because the droid Okay-2SO will go on daring missions “to revive hope to a galaxy within the grip of a ruthless Empire.”
Obi-Wan Kenobi (TBA anticipated 2022 on Disney+)
Followers have been clamoring for Ewan McGregor to return because the Jedi grasp in Episodes I by means of III for years. Lucasfilm confirmed throughout 2019’s D23 Expo that the actor would lastly return as Obi-Wan for a Disney+ occasion sequence. The identical goes for Hayden Christensen, who will return as Darth Vader for the sequence. The present is about 10 years after the occasions of Revenge of the Sith.
Ahsoka (TBA on Disney+)
Rosario Dawson’s live-action model of Ahsoka Tano is getting a spin-off sequence. Launched in Chapter 13 of The Mandalorian, the previous Jedi Knight will probably proceed her seek for Thrawn within the sequence. It’s written by Dave Filoni and with Jon Favreau performing as co-executive producer.
Rangers of the New Republic (TBA on Disney+)
One other sequence set inside the timeline of The Mandalorian, Rangers of the New Republic can have Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni as govt producers. No specifics can be found presently.
The Acolyte (TBA on Disney+)
The Acolyte shall be a female-centric mystery-thriller that takes place through the Excessive Republic period, round 350 years earlier than The Phantom Menace. It would take viewers right into a galaxy of shadowy secrets and techniques and rising dark-side powers within the remaining days of the Excessive Republic. Leslye Headland from Russian Doll fame will write and govt produce.
Lando (TBA on Disney+)
Particulars on the upcoming sequence are scant at greatest, what is understood is that the sequence is being developed by Expensive White Individuals’s Justin Simien.
A Droid Story (TBA on Disney+)
Lucasfilm Animation will workforce up with Industrial Gentle & Magic to create a brand new journey for R2-D2 and C-3PO. “This epic journey will introduce us to a brand new hero, guided by legendary duo R2-D2 and C-3PO,” reads the synopsis.
Rogue Squadron (Dec. 22, 2023)
Little is understood in regards to the subsequent Star Wars function set for the large display besides that it is going to be directed by Patty Jenkins (Surprise Lady 1984). Will probably be the primary time a function film within the franchise is helmed by a feminine director.
“The story will introduce a brand new technology of starfighter pilots as they earn their wings and threat their lives in a boundary-pushing, high-speed thrill-ride, and transfer the saga into the longer term period of the galaxy,” reads the official synopsis.
Untitled Taika Waititi Film (TBA)
Lucasfilm has introduced that Waititi is formally helming a Star Wars function movie and can co-write the screenplay with Krysty Wilson-Cairns (1917). Speaking to ET Kennedy promised “Taika’s method to Star Wars shall be recent, sudden, and… distinctive. His huge expertise and humorousness will make sure that audiences are in for an unforgettable journey.” Waititi beforehand directed the season 1 finale of The Mandalorian, together with voicing the bounty droid IG-11.
Untitled Rian Johnson Trilogy (TBA)
The director of The Final Jedi will create an all-new Star Wars trilogy that may function “new characters from a nook of the galaxy that Star Wars lore has by no means earlier than explored.” Though The Final Jedi had some Star Wars devoted up in arms, rumors of the initiatives cancellation have been dismissed by the director telling ET “I am nonetheless working with Lucasfilm on it.”
Untitled Kevin Feige Film (TBA)
The pinnacle of Marvel Studios will make a brand new movie alongside Kathleen Kennedy. “Figuring out what a die-hard fan Kevin is, it made sense for these two extraordinary producers to work on a Star Wars movie collectively,” Alan Horn, co-chairman and CCO of Walt Disney Studios, mentioned.
Untitled J.D. Dillard Film (Rumored)
The Hollywood Reporter says it is “unclear” whether or not it is a theatrical launch or one thing for Disney+. Little else is know presently in regards to the manufacturing.