Kim Taylor-Foster

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 07: Dave Filoni, Daisy Ridley and Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy onstage during the studio panel at the Star Wars Celebration 2023 in London at ExCel on April 07, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Kate Green/Getty Images for Disney)

Dave Filoni, Daisy Ridley and Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy onstage for the length of the studio panel on the Star Wars Celebration 2023. (Kate Green/Getty Photos for Disney)

At the Star Wars Celebration Showcase which kicked off the 2023 occasion discipline in London on Friday, three recent movies had been announced internal the Star Wars canon.

One will bring lend a hand Daisy Ridley as Rey, discipline 15 years after the events of The Upward thrust of Skywalker within the generation of what Lucasfilm have termed the Recent Jedi Order. The movie will be directed by documentarian and filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy and must soundless behold Rey heading up a Jedi Academy.

Minute else used to be published on the panel, nonetheless speaking with Yahoo UK completely following Saturday’s Ahsoka panel, Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy shared that a script is drawing near near amid hypothesis over which of the three movies might perchance presumably also start first.

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“We’ve been engaged on that [film] for about a years and all of that feeds in to our overall storytelling,” acknowledged Kennedy.

“So we’ve appropriate received to about a extent now the place we’ve received a blinding creator in Steven Knight, he’s attain on board and we’re going to behold a script presumably within the subsequent month and a half of that we’ve been engaged on for reasonably a whereas.

“So we’re getting shut.”

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 07: (L-R) Daisy Ridley, Kathleen Kennedy and Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy attend the studio panel at Star Wars Celebration 2023 in London at ExCel on April 07, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Jeff Spicer/Jeff Spicer/Getty Images for Disney)

Daisy Ridley, Kathleen Kennedy and Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy. (Jeff Spicer/Jeff Spicer/Getty Photos for Disney)

When requested what her reaction used to be when the mission used to be first mooted, Kennedy acknowledged, “There’s by no way a time the place something is appropriate at once urged.

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“It’s such an evolution of conversations that now we have the entire time and we knew coming off of The Upward thrust of Skywalker that we wished to consume that additional. We appropriate didn’t know the way a long way out; we didn’t know precisely what the story might perchance presumably also very smartly be – nonetheless now now we have a powerful better belief.”

Daisy Ridley as Rey in the final moments of 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker'. (Credit: Disney/Lucasfilm)

Daisy Ridley as Rey within the final moments of Star Wars: The Upward thrust of Skywalker. (Disney/Lucasfilm)

Kennedy stopped in need of revealing the planned start date nonetheless Star Wars fans can look for forward to exploring additional into Star Wars future with a persona whose disappear within the sequel trilogy lead the kind for what’s to realize.

It used to be as of late published that Steven Knight would be taking over writing tasks on Rey’s Star Wars movie — about her founding a recent Jedi Order — from Lost’s Damon Lindelof.

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