Posts Tagged ‘Episode IX’

Star Wars Celebration Chicago Announced For 2019
16 May. 2018

Star Wars Celebration Chicago Announced For 2019


We were all waiting for info on when and where the next Star Wars Celebration will take place, and now we have our answer! It was announced today on The Star Wars Show that the next Celebration will take place in Chicago at the McCormick Place from April 11th-15th, 2019. All tickets, including VIP passes, […]

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Episode 107: Farewell To The Ghost Crew
18 Mar. 2018

Episode 107: Farewell To The Ghost Crew


Kyle and Tim are back to recap all the latest Star Wars news, including Jon Favreau’s live-action series and updates on Episode IX and Galaxy’s Edge. But we’re really here to discuss the eventful final episodes and dramatic conclusion of Star Wars Rebels! http://traffic.libsyn.com/thesagacontinues/SWTSC_Episode_107.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | […]

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J.J. Abrams Says They Have A Script For Episode IX & That Shooting Starts In July
22 Feb. 2018

J.J. Abrams Says They Have A Script For Episode IX & That Shooting Starts In July


Last night J.J. Abrams was a guest on “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert,” and of course the subject of directing Episode IX came up during the interview, and while obviously J.J. Abrams didn’t reveal any plot details on the film, he did reveal two bits of news items by confirming that they now have […]

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Episode 101: Did They Just Call It Solo?
30 Oct. 2017

Episode 101: Did They Just Call It Solo?


After our longest episode ever, Tim is joined by special guest Paul Hermann who fills in for Kyle to talk about more exciting Star Wars content we got for the month of October! They give their thoughts about finally getting the title of Solo: A Star Wars Story revealed, the new Last Jedi behind the […]

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Episode 98: In Safe Hands
22 Sep. 2017

Episode 98: In Safe Hands


We have a new director for Star Wars Episode IX, and it’s none other than JJ Abrams! We give our thoughts on the big announcement, and look forward to some big things coming in the near future from Battlefront, Rebels, and The Last Jedi! http://traffic.libsyn.com/thesagacontinues/SWTSC_Episode_98.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android […]

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Episode IX To Release On December 20th, 2019
12 Sep. 2017

Episode IX To Release On December 20th, 2019


To go along with the announcement that J.J. Abrams would be returning to direct Episode IX, the official Star Wars Twitter account also just revealed that the release date for Episode IX has been pushed back as well, as it will continue the holiday release schedule for the Saga films with a December 20th, 2019 […]

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J.J. Abrams Returning To Write & Direct Episode IX
12 Sep. 2017

J.J. Abrams Returning To Write & Direct Episode IX


It didn’t take long for Lucasfilm to find a replacement for Colin Trevorrow on Episode IX, and it is a familiar face, as J.J. Abrams will be returning to close out the sequel trilogy as writer and director. The announcement was made over at StarWars.com with the following statement from Kathleen Kennedy: It has also […]

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11 Sep. 2017

Rian Johnson Talks About Who Will Direct Episode IX & Shares New Episode VIII Details


While doing a press event in Japan, Rian Johnson was asked about his thoughts on directing Episode IX now that Colin Trevorrow is no longer on the project, and as of right now, it sounds like he is not really putting himself in consideration to direct it. His answer to that question was, “It was […]

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