OBVIOUS WARNING: Contains spoilers for The Force Awakens. STAR WARS EPISODE 8: The Release Date.
Rian Johnson, the writer/director behind such acclaimed films as the high school Noir Brick and the time-travel action/thriller Looper, was quick to confirm reports that he’s calling the shots on Star Wars: Episode VIII last year, when the story first broke.
“Probably heading into spring you’ll start to see things,” Kennedy said in reference to Star Wars: Episode 8. That’s a pretty broad release date window for an Episode 8 teaser trailer or subtitle reveal, but ComingSoon points out two very intriguing possibilities.
Star Wars: Episode VIII is an upcoming American epic space opera film written and directed by Rian Johnson. It will be the second installment in the Star Wars sequel trilogy following Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015).
Star Wars 8 release date is 15 December 2017.
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Disney has shifted the release date of 'Star Wars Episode VIII' from Summer 2017 to December 2017, allowing 'Pirates of the Carribbean 5' to open May 2017.