'Star Wars' Movies To Take Hiatus After Episode IX

The cast of The Mandalorian at the 2019 'Star Wars' Celebration in Chicago, Illinois.
April 15, 2019 - 11:50 / Clemens Fanger

This past weekend saw the 'Star Wars' celebration in Chicago, Illinois, and it had a lot in store for all fans of the franchise. Not only did we get a first teaser for Episode IX, but also some news about the future of the saga and the plans for Disney+...

The big 'Star Wars' celebration took place over the weekend in Chicago and set the stage for the first teaser for the ninth episode, which we can now officially refer to as Stars Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.

Meanwhile, Lucasfilm CEO Kathleen Kennedy also commented on the future the franchise as well as the plans for the new shows featured on Disney+, most prominently Jon Favreau's The Mandalorian, which will star Pedro Pascal...

Lucasfilm CEO Kathleen Kennedy: "We’re going to take a hiatus for a couple of years"

Kathleen Kennedy on stage at the 2019 'Star Wars' Celebration in Chicago, Illinois.

Find out all about the new projects in our video...!