Rian Johnson Is Not So Sure About His Star Wars Trilogy Anymore

Rian Johnson could have simply solid some doubt on his deliberate Star Wars trilogy. The filmmaker behind The Last Jedi has been planning to take one other journey to a galaxy far, distant since even earlier than his entry within the present sequel trilogy hit theaters. But loads has occurred previously couple of years and, so it might appear, newer developments have Lucasfilm reconsidering its technique with the franchise shifting ahead. That could get in the best way of this trilogy ever taking place.

As of late, Rian Johnson has been selling his newest film, Knives Out, at varied festivals. Recently, Johnson was as soon as once more requested concerning the standing of his trilogy throughout a purple carpet interview. For the primary time since this press tour began, he added simply the slightest little bit of doubt into the combo in relation to this undertaking. Here’s what he needed to say about it.

“Well we’ll see. I’m still talking to Lucasfilm, they’re figuring out what they’re doing and we’ll see what happens. But I’d be thrilled if it happens, and I’m working on my own stuff too.”

There are two key bits there to deal with, exterior of his normal tone whereas talking within the clip. The “we’ll see” and the phrase “if.” Previously, Rian Johnson has been speaking as if it is a carried out deal. This trilogy was set to be an unique story, not utilizing any of the legacy characters and was introduced by Lucasfilm previous to the discharge of The Last Jedi. But oh a lot has occurred since December 2017.

For one, The Last Jedi proved to be a bit divisive. Perhaps not as a lot as some significantly vocal individuals on-line would love us to imagine, however divisive nonetheless. Solo, which was launched simply 5 months later, additionally went on to bomb on the field workplace, proving that Star Wars is not bulletproof. Plus, Lucasfilm has introduced a trilogy from Game of Thrones creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, in addition to a brand new Star Wars film being developed by Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige. But, with The Rise of Skywalker simply across the nook, Rian Johnson did say he is excited to be a fan once more, since he is not concerned in it straight.

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“I am so excited. I get to just be a fan again. I watched that last trailer and I was just like, squealing at my screen. I cannot wait to get my popcorn, sit down and see the end of this story. It’s gonna be great.”

Star Wars shall be taking an enormous break from the massive display after The Rise of Skywalker till December 2022. It’s been beforehand stated that date is reserved for the primary entry within the Benioff and Weiss trilogy. So, we have got a while for Lucasfilm to kind all of this out. Will there be room for Rian Johnson in there? Time will inform. Feel free to take a look at the interview clip from the Bang Showbiz Twitter account.

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EXCLUSIVE: Rian Johnson says he’s a Star Wars fan once more! @starwars@starwars_facts@SWTheory66#RianJohnson#StarWars#Exclusivepic.twitter.com/XoNZWdqeKQ

— BANG Showbiz (@BANGShowbiz) October 9, 2019


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