Cast member Daisy Ridley poses as she attends the premiere of "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" in London, Britain, December 18, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Solid member Daisy Ridley poses as she attends the premiere of “Celebrity Wars: The Upward thrust of Skywalker” in London, Britain, December 18, 2019. (REUTERS)

LONDON, United Kingdom – 3 new Celebrity Wars motion pictures are within the making, studio executives introduced Friday, together with the primary movie within the cinematic universe to be directed via a lady.

Pakistan-born Oscar-winner Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy is jumping from the Surprise universe to the Celebrity Wars galaxy to direct a brand new movie set 15 years after the top of the final film.

She is going to direct British actor Daisy Ridley as she returns to the position of Rey, the heroine of the final trilogy, which wound up in 2019 to combined opinions.

The brand new movie will apply Rey’s efforts to restore the Jedi order.

Obaid-Chinoy, who has two Oscars for documentaries denouncing violence towards girls, mentioned she was once “attracted to the hero’s adventure” within the Celebrity Wars universe.

“I spent the simpler a part of my lifetime assembly actual heroes who’re overcoming oppressive regimes and scuffling with unattainable odds and I feel that’s the center of Celebrity Wars,” she mentioned.

Obaid-Chinoy directed final yr’s Ms. Surprise tv collection that includes a Muslim superhero.

Kathleen Kennedy, president of Lucasfilm, the studio purchased via Disney in 2012, mentioned each and every of the 3 movies would duvet other sessions within the Celebrity Wars narrative. And each and every may have a special director.

James Mangold, himself a two-time Oscar nominee, will helm any other of the movies, contemporary from directing the newest within the Indiana Jones collection, which is due for unencumber later this yr.

His movie will take a look at the origins of the Jedi order, 1000’s of years ahead of the unique storyline.

And the 3rd movie will likely be directed via Dave Filoni, an previous hand within the Stars Wars universe, having produced a number of tv collection, together with the wildly a hit The Mandalorian, now in its 3rd season.

Fanatics on the conference additionally were given a primary view of US actress Rosario Dawson within the position of Ahsoka, a feminine Jedi warrior who first gave the impression in an animated collection.

The nature has been similar to hit with the Celebrity Wars fanbase that she has graduated to a live-action tv collection, due out in August.

However enthusiasts should wait till 2025 for the primary of the 3 movies to be launched.


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