Rey To Be Featured This May At ‘Star Wars’ Launch Bay In Disneyland

Star Wars Last Jedi Rey Lightsaber DisneylandDisney is adding Rey to its lineup of characters at the Star Wars Launch Bay in the Tomorrowland area at Disneyland. The move continues Disney’s push to include more Star Wars at its various locations, announcing earlier this week a new themed hotel of the galaxy far, far away would be connecting to the Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge themed land at the Disney Hollywood Studios.

Star Wars Launch Bay is an interactive experience where visitors can walk through iconic environments from the franchise, as well as view film props, screen videos, and a host of other activities. Rey will be joining Chewbacca on the Light Side of the experience, with Darth Vader and Kylo Ren inhabiting the Dark Side.

If you can’t wait until May for more of your Rey fix, you can still check out Star Wars: The Last Jedi in theaters and when it comes to Digital HD on March 14, 2018.

“In Lucasfilm’s Star Wars: The Last Jedi, the Skywalker saga continues as the heroes of The Force Awakens join the galactic legends in an epic adventure that unlocks age-old mysteries of the Force and shocking revelations of the past.”

Written and directed by Rian Johnson, Star Wars: The Last Jedi stars Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Lupita Nyong’o, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Gwendoline Christie, Kelly Marie Tran, Laura Dern, Frank Oz and Benicio del Toro.

Star Wars: The Last Jedi is in theaters now.

Source: DisneyParks.com

10 Potential Directors For The New ‘Star Wars’ Films From David Benioff & D.B. Weiss

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Star Wars Disney LucasfilmStar Wars has been in the news quite a bit lately. Star Wars: The Last Jedi was the biggest (and most divisive) film of the year. Solo: A Star Wars Story finally released a trailer that lit up social media. Now, Lucasfilm has announced that Game of Thrones creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss have signed on to write and produce a new series of Star Wars films, separate from the already confirmed trilogy from The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson and the Skywalker Saga.

Little is known about these projects at this point. Will these films follow an original storyline or will they draw from the original expanded universe material (possibly a Knights of the Old Republic adaptation?) yet that does not mean that it is too early to be looking at potential directors. Star Wars, being one of the biggest film franchises in the world, is something that most directors would leap at. Which directors though would best with the creative minds of David Benioff and D.B. Weiss? What visions would enhance their world or even by contrast compliment their style?

These ten directors should be just some of the few that Disney and Lucasfilm should consider for these new Star Wars films from Benioff and Weiss. Hit Next to get started!

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