Disney Streaming Service to Drop Fall 2019 Without SW Movie Rights

Disney CEO, Bob Iger spoke with investors this week (doesn't he always) and the future of Star Wars films on Disney's streaming service that will debut Fall 2019. Apparently, according to Iger, the streaming service will launch without any Star Wars films produced before 2019. This means A New Hope up to (and probably including) Episode IX. From Variety: To that end, …

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Jon Favreau’s Star Wars Show To Cost Upwards of $1M and Begins Shooting This Fall

Rumor has it that Jon Favreau's Star Wars show will begin filming this Fall and reportedly will cost a lot of credits!   Take all of this with a grain of salt, there may be big plans ahead for Favreau's series which will reportedly cost half of what a live-action Star Wars film costs. Accodring to The New York Times, …

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The Clone Wars Is Back! 12 New Episodes Announced!

As you may have heard, today at 10th Anniversary Clone Wars panel at San Diego Comic Con, Dave Filoni announced via a trailer, twelve new episodes of The Clone Wars to stream sometime next year on Disney's direct-to-customer streaming service! Here's the trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RI7WyhWZkzk#action=share The 10th Anniversary panel included Dave Filoni, Athena Portillo, Ashley Eckstein, Matt …

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Jon Favreau’s Show Is Set After Return of the Jedi!

  At the Solo premiere last night, The Nerdist interviewed Jon, who mentioned casually that his upcoming "TV" series will be set 7 years after Return of the Jedi and will focus on a group of new characters (though of course, legacy characters are bound to show up). Favreau also confirmed that he has already …

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Jon Favreau to Exec Produce and Write SW LIVE ACTION Series for Disney

"You're so money and you don't even know it!" Mikey's all growns up and in charge of a new live action TV for Disney's upcoming streaming service, according to The New York Times. With the closing of Star Wars Rebels a couple of days ago, Disney has tapped Jon Favreau to write and be the executive producer …

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New Star Wars TV Series and Film Trilogy Ahead!

Two major pieces of Star Wars news hit today! This is so wizard! Game of Thrones creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss are going to helm a new film trilogy sepearate from the freshly announced trilogy by Rian Johnson. (2 trilogies, six films). Disney CEO Bob Iger announced that there are plans for "not just …

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Disney Developing Live-Action Star Wars TV Series!

Though this shouldn't come as a huge shock, being that many film properties have become television properties lately, Disney is reportedly developing a live-action Star Wars TV series! Earlier today, Bob Iger announced Disney's new streaming service and that they are developing a live-action show along with another Marvel show, one on Monster's Inc. and …

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