It seems like Taika Waititi is going to be a part of yet another iconic film franchise of all time! After much speculation, the news has recently been revealed and fans are way too excited for this. Let us have a look for further details.
Taika Waititi Is On Board To Direct The New Star Wars Feature Film. Here’s What We Know.
It was recently revealed by Disney itself that Taika Waititi is on board to direct and co-write a brand new Star Wars feature film for theatrical release. While this news was already doing the rounds, it was never really confirmed before and was considered just a ruse.
Even Taika Waititi himself has denied the fact but it seems like they just wanted to keep the news under wraps for a while. Now that the news is finally revealed we are glad about Taika being a part of a Star Wars movie as we will be able to witness different within the iconic film franchise. Take a look at the Twitter post shared by the director himself and he seems pretty psyched about it as well.
— Taika Waititi (@TaikaWaititi) May 4, 2020
It Has Been Announced Recently About Taika Waititi’s Involvement!
While no official release date has been released yet with the news just confirmed recently, however, we have to wait a while as the director is pretty busy with some highly anticipated movies in the line including the upcoming Thor movie.
Taika Waititi is no stranger to the Star Wars world as he has earlier directed the season finale of Disney+’s hit show The Mandalorian. Moreover, the director also voiced the bounty-hunter droid IG-11 in the series. The series has also been marked the first live-action Star Wars series and has been a big hit amongst fans as well. We sure are excited to watch the next Star Wars movie!