Star Wars fans at Celebration London were treated to a huge movie surprise today. During the Star Wars Celebration Lucasfilm’s Studio panel Lucasfilm president, Kathleen Kennedy confirmed new films from James Mangold, Dave Filoni, and Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy. That’s right fans we will be getting three new Star Wars movies and I know I am excited about this. These newly announced movies will cover from the dawn of the Jedi to the Return of Ray as she rebuilds the Jedi Order. You can see the official announcement from below.

Photo: Phillip Bunch

SWCE 2023: Three New Star Wars Movies Announced

Today during Lucasfilm’s Studio Showcase at Star Wars Celebration Europe 2023, Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy announced that three new live-action Star Wars films are on the way. Helming the movies are James Mangold (LoganIndiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny), Dave Filoni (The MandalorianAhsoka), and Academy Award- and Emmy Award-winning director Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy (Ms. MarvelSaving Face).

James Mangold’s movie will go back to the dawn of the Jedi, while Dave Filoni’s will focus on the New Republic, and close out the interconnected stories told in The MandalorianThe Book of Boba FettAhsoka, and other Disney+ series. Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy’s film will be set after the events of Rise of Skywalker, and feature Daisy Ridley back as Rey as she builds a new Jedi Order.

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Daisy Ridley will return as Ret Skywalker. Photo: Phillip Bunch

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What are your thoughts on the three new movie announcements? Which of the three are you the most excited about? Also, what other news are you hoping to see from Star Wars Celebration? That Hashtag Show wants to hear from you.

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