Disney sets summer 2019 release for 'Star Wars IX'

Meanwhile, the fifth Indiana Jones adventure has been pushed a year with a new release date of July 10, 2020. Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy recently confirmed, however, that in light of Carrie Fisher's death, Fisher's General Leia Organa will not appear in Episode IX. It follows this year's upcoming "Star Wars: The Last Jedi", the eighth film in the main series that is set to open on December 15. Still without a proper title, Episode 9 will wrap up the third trilogy of mainline Star Wars films, presumably finishing the story that involves Rey, Finn, Poe, and Kylo Ren. Kennedy touched on how she and the team have to balance several things at once: now they're focused on the Han Solo movie but are also about to start script reading and revisions on Episode IX, as well as looking into spin-off movies. Episode IX to Frozen 2, we now have due dates.

Disney just announced that the final film of the Star Wars sequel trilogy, directed by Colin Trevorrow, will be released on 24 May 2019. Guests would be able to interact with characters from the film, witness live performances throughout the Starship and engage in their own personal stories such as lightsaber training and ship exploration.

Details haven't been released on what the VR content will be or the availability for Star Wars: The Last Jedi VR experience. Delays and reshoots during the productions of both The Force Awakens and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story caused their release dates to be shifted from May back into December, which also affected the production of The Last Jedi. However, it has been discovered that a certain fan-favorite from the original films may just find his way into the highly anticipated spin-off.

Now we know for certain that Anna, Elsa, Olaf and Kristoff will be back on November 27, 2019. The Han Solo movie, still officially untitled, comes to theaters on May 25, 2018, setting Star Wars fans up for a one-year wait until Episode IX.

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