New "Star Wars" trilogy, TV series in works

With a new trilogy in the works, 'Star Wars' has defeated 'Star Trek' for decades

New "Star Wars" characters, trilogy in development

Hamill won't, it seems, be back for the newly-announced next trilogy, which Last Jedi director Rian Johnson will take charge of.

"In shepherding this new trilogy, which is separate from the episodic Skywalker saga, Johnson will introduce new characters from a corner of the galaxy that Star Wars lore has never before explored", Disney said in a statement on Thursday.

He will also write and direct the first in the trilogy, and his frequent collaborator Ram Bergman will produce.

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Erik Pettyjohn, Air Force (retired), who leads the JROTC program. "We always said the Pledge of Allegiance and saluted the flag". Melonas said each year, students and staff create an "honor wall" as a tribute to veterans.

Rian Johnson, the director of "The Last Jedi", will sit at the helm of the first film as writer and director.

Disney did not provide information on release dates or indicate any details regarding the plots of the films.

Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy said: "We all loved working with Rian on The Last Jedi. Rian will do wonderful things with the blank canvas of this new trilogy", Kathleen Kennedy, president of Lucasfilm, said in a statement.

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The collision happened outside Saint Exupéry high school in the Toulouse suburb of Blagnac, according to CNN affiliate BFM TV. All three victims, who are thought to be Chinese and aged 22 and 23, have been taken to a hospital in Toulouse for treatment.

There is a great deal of speculation on Luke's headspace in the new film, with many wondering if he has succumbed - at least in part - to the Dark Side. "He's a creative force, and watching him craft 'The Last Jedi" from start to finish was one of the great joys of my career.

In 2015, the Star Wars franchise returning to theaters with its long-awaited seventh episode, The Force Awakens.

Additionally, the sci-fi franchise will also its own live-action series, which will premiere on Disney's new streaming service, which launches in 2019.

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The 6.2-inch display is 720p, but you would see a huge reduction in detail if you dropped that to something closer to 540p. However, Nintendo made it clear that its intention with the Switch was to have games be at the forefront of the console.

On the TV side, Iger announced in September that two of Disney's biggest cinematic franchises, "Star Wars" and Marvel, would migrate to Disney's entertainment streaming service, which is being positioned to compete with such services as Netflix.

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