Disney CEO Says Spinoff Star Wars Films in the Works

by Brandon Russell | February 5, 2013

Star Wars

There’s going to be a new Star Wars film, Disney CEO confirmed on Tuesday. No, not Episode VII or even subsequent episodes following that. A new new film, a standalone, that will focus on Star Wars characters, though it’s unclear at this point which one(s).

In an interview with CNBC, Bob Iger said a few standalone films are indeed in the works, and that Larry Kasdan and Simon Kinberg are both involved. Rumors have swirled that a possible film could focus on the mystique of Yoda, which would certainly please quite a few fans of the beloved character. As long as we stay as far away from Jar Jar Binks as possible.


Brandon Russell

Brandon Russell enjoys writing about technology and entertainment. When he's not watching Back to the Future, you can find him on a hike or watching...