Thor: Ragnarok director Taika Waititi will now decode the mysteries of a galaxy far far-off by helming and co-writing the brand new Star Wars film.
The director, who received the very best tailored screenplay Oscar for Jojo Rabbit, will co-write the movie with the 1917 scriptwriter Krysty Wilson-Cairns.
Waititi directed the acclaimed season finale episode of The Mandalorian for Disney+.
Along with Waititi, Leslye Headland of Russian Doll fame has been roped to develop a brand new untitled Star Wars Sequence for Disney+.
Headland will write, govt produce, and function showrunner for the in-development collection, which provides to a rising record of Star Wars tales for Disney’s streaming platform.
The service already has The Mandalorian, now in post-production on second season, and two different previously-ordered collection: one primarily based on Cassian Andor previous to the occasions of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and one other following the adventures of Obi-Wan Kenobi between Revenge of the Sith and A New Hope.
The discharge date for Waititi’s venture has not but been introduced, whereas Headland’s venture is in growth.
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