Is Taika Waititi Going to Make a New 'Star Wars' Movie? | RELEVANT Magazine

There are quite a lot of questions left lingering within the wake of The Rise of Skywalker however the huge one is: what now? What awaits Star Wars followers now that there’s an efficient wrap on the Skywalker saga? What future corners of George Lucas’ galaxy can be explored?

There have been quite a lot of prospects. Sport of Thrones‘ David Benioff and D.B. Weiss have been courted after which, ultimately, dismissed from a brand new Star Wars story. We’ve additionally heard that The Final Jedi director Rian Johnson has chatted with Lucasfilm about his personal trilogy. And MCU mastermind Kevin Feige has apparently been courted as properly.

And now, a brand new identify so as to add to the pile: Taika Waititi. Waititi reduce his enamel on awkward comedies like What We Do Within the Shadows earlier than breaking huge in Thor: Ragnarok and the Oscar-nominated Jojo Rabbit. He’s dipped in toes within the Star Wars universe, helming the season finale of The Mandalorian for Disney+.

We don’t know way more than that in the meanwhile (Waititi tweeted a cheeky image of Fleetwood Mac’s Rumors in response to stories). It’s attainable that Feige, who’s labored intently with Waititi, is recruiting him to his personal mission, or perhaps Waititi’s being supplied his personal solo mission. Keep tuned.

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