Exciting news ahead of filming for jj abrams trilogy finale star wars fans can rest assured that a stellar crew is coming together for episode 9. Multiple global locations were used between 1976 and 2003 for filming locations during the production of the first six star wars films to provide the setting for alien planets in the star wars universe most locations were used to shoot principal photography with actors. The bad guys will be lining up for episode 8, too well see adam. Principal photography was delayed along with the film, which opens december 15, 2017 in. The star wars tour of ireland every filming location on the. Episode viii the last jedi is a 2017 american epic space opera film written and directed by rian johnson. With daisy ridley, john boyega, mark hamill, carrie fisher. It was produced by lucasfilm and distributed by walt disney studios motion.
Sep 11, 2015 star wars episode 8 has started filming no, its not a reshoot for the force awakens jackson coley friday 11 sep 2015 3. Additionally, it would roughly line up with the production time of a major 2019 blockbuster, wonder woman 2, which reportedly starts this june and has a november 2019 release. Star wars episode 8 begins filming this month collider. Disney and lucasfilm also planned a number of anthology movies that would hit theaters in. Scenes from star wars episode vii the force awakens and star wars episode viii the last jedi were filmed on the skellig islands, off the west coast of ireland, in 2014 and 2015 respectively. After all, cast members werent allowed to take home scripts for star wars 7. Abrams brought back the franchise, he did so by filming in 35mm.
The star wars film series, which developed into a trilogy of trilogies and which has been rebranded as the skywalker saga, was released beginning with the original trilogy episodes iv, v and vi, 19771983, followed by the prequel trilogy episodes i, ii and iii, 19992005 and the sequel trilogy episodes vii, viii and ix, 20152019. Message the mods for permission before posting established star wars related subreddits posts comments can be removed under mods discretion. In february 2016, at the start of filming, it was confirmed that laura dern and. The may release date has now been given to guy ritchies live action aladdin instead. His presence loomed over the entire story, despite the fact that he was primarily absent, but given how the force awakens ended, his is sure to. Meanwhile, the resistance prepares for battle with the first order. According to mark hamill, who plays luke skywalker, in 1976, star wars creator george lucas told him that he planned three star wars trilogies. Film crew transformed some of the most prominent points of dubrovnik into a perfect backdrop for an intergalactic fantasy. With all the excitement building, the latest piece of news will be welcomed by fans. The last jedi trailer, release date, director and everything. Episode ix posted by dustin on february 1, 2019 at 05.
Are you ready for another year of wild, scurrilous star wars speculation. The last jedi introduces quite a few new ships to the galaxy far, far away. Star wars episode vii sequel to start shooting at pinewood in. Episode viii, which is set to be released in december 2017. Feb 15, 2016 though it was recently delayed and wont hit theaters until 2017, star wars. Granted, its probably not going to work, because star wars fans are rabid and will try and catch filming happening. Episode viii now filming cameras roll and the cast is confirmed for the next chapter of the star wars saga rey took her first steps into a larger world in star wars.
Rey daisy ridley, left and finn john boyega in a scene from 2015s star wars. Filming locations 14 filming dates 1 filming locations. Star wars episode vii sequel to start shooting at pinewood. Episode viii has started principal photography at londons pinewood studios, with the sequel written and directed by rian johnson. It could be an early version of the script, although it could be another type of document. Ending battle exterior scenes 53 of 53 found this interesting. Sadly, both men had to pull out due to filming commitments for star wars. Episode viii the last jedi 2017 movies, tv, celebs, and more. The press release gives us the names of some returning cast and crew in addition to some newcomers. Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of luke skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers.
Other names missing from the force awakens cast are peter mayhew and. The star wars tour of ireland every filming location on. Mar 08, 2018 production for the film has altered quite a bit now that star wars. Star wars 8 has officially started filming screen rant. Rey daisy ridley was seen standing before luke skywalker mark hamill, ready to start her jedi training after helping to deal an explosive. Dec 27, 2016 the actress, who played princess leia in the famous franchise, died tuesday but her legacy will live on in the upcoming film, star wars. List of star wars filming locations lucasfilm wiki fandom. Episode viii, the next chapter of the legendary saga, has just commenced and it will be in theaters december 2017. Rian johnson announces end of filming by nick romano updated july 22, 2016 at 06.
Star wars episode 8 viii news,plot discussion how cast. Its still years away from now, but star wars episode ix is looking to put an end to the new star wars trilogy with style. Heres when star wars episode 8 filming ends collider. And production of episode ix, a 2019 release, has also begun. With daisy ridley, john boyega, oscar isaac, adam driver.
Cameras roll for the next chapter of the star wars saga, written and directed by rian johnson. Abrams has already started dropping sneaky glimpses. Rey will begin her training with luke on the remote planet ahchto. A new star wars movie either episode ix or rian johnsons new trilogy is set to start filming scenes in scotland in june 2018.
Episode ix has just begun filming, and returning director j. However, the report seemed to be unsure if the rumored production would be for star wars. The last jedi, is a 2017 film written and directed by rian johnson and produced by kathleen kennedy and ram bergman, along with executive producer j. Dec 31, 2017 a new star wars movie either episode ix or rian johnsons new trilogy is set to start filming scenes in scotland in june 2018. Daisy ridley has already read the episode 8 script and soon they will start filming, hope. New star wars movie filming in scotland next year screen. In february 2018, the art director of blade runner 2049, paul inglis, reportedly joined the crew of star wars. Star wars episode 8 viii news,plot discussion how cast started filming, director leaked reveal. Disney ceo bob iger confirmed the shoots start saying. Star wars 8 has started filming, episode 9 already in. Feb 15, 2016 cameras roll for the next chapter of the star wars saga, written and directed by rian johnson. Scenery left over from the filming of tatooine scenes in onk jmel, tunisia. Chewbacca and admiral ackbar to start filming star wars. Benicio del toro has not only confirmed a role in the next star wars sequel, but hes also revealed when star wars episode 8 shooting will begin in 2016.
The force awakens box office dust is only just settling but the cameras are already whirring for star wars. And production of episode ix, a 2019 release, has also. The force awakens and will continue her epic journey with finn, poe, and luke. Episode viii has entered week two of filming, and we finally have our first set photos. Peter mayhew and tim rose were both scheduled to appear at the pensacon event in pensacola, florida on february 19th21st. A time magazine story in march 1978, quoting lucas, stated there would be ten star wars films after the empire strikes back.
Episode viii has started filming, disney ceo bob iger revealed during an investor call. The followup to jj abramss recordbreaking movie, which starts filming next month, has been pushed back after having been scheduled for. I heard january 2016 but not an exact date and technically we know that mark hamill and daisy ridley already filmed some scenes with rian johnson directing on skellig michael, remember the photos of mark pouring drinks in a skellig micheal pub. The site confirmed that principal photography began at pinewood studios in london on february 15th, 2016. When disney acquired lucasfilm, the studio also announced a new trilogy that would kick off in 2015 with j. Abrams brought back the franchise, he did so by filming in. It is the second installment of the star wars sequel trilogy, following the force awakens 2015, and it is the eighth episode of the ninepart skywalker saga. The force awakens hasnt hit theaters yet, but director rian johnson is already getting to work on the next film, star wars. That all of a sudden changed when the franchises studio recently published a release filled with tons of incredible details about the final installment of the skywalker saga. This fall shoot wasnt the beginning of filming in earnest, but was.
Episode 8 starts filming mark hamill as luke skywalker. It is the second installment of the star wars sequel trilogy, following the force. Episode 8 has a new december 15th, 2017 release date. Episode 9 or if it will be for an upcoming standalong trilogy directed by star wars episode 8. Check out how the cast and crew celebrated the milestone on social media. The force awakens and will continue her epic journey with finn, poe, and luke skywalker in the next chapter of the continuing star wars saga, star wars. Episode viii is officially filming as announced by a behindthescenes message from director rian johnson, plus a confirmation of new cast. The last jedi release date, director, trailer and everything you need to know. Listed below are locations used for filming of the following star wars films. Though it was recently delayed and wont hit theaters until 2017, star wars. The last jedi the 8 best ships introduced in episode viii star wars. The actress, who played princess leia in the famous franchise, died tuesday but her legacy will live on in the upcoming film, star wars. The film sees the return of mark hamill, carrie fisher, adam driver, daisy ridley, john boyega, oscar isaac, lupita.
New star wars movie filming in scotland next year screen rant. Further filming has been pencilled in for elsewhere in the country, the source reportedly stated. It is the second film in the star wars sequel trilogy. Episode ix had originally been set to start filming in february and slated for a may 2019 release. Star wars episode 8 has started filming no, its not a reshoot for the force awakens jackson coley friday 11 sep 2015 3. Global media descended to dubrovnik during the preparations and filming as many speculated this to be the code name for none other than star wars, episode 8 the last jedi. Nov 18, 2017 with all the excitement building, the latest piece of news will be welcomed by fans. Production on star wars episode 8 is in the home stretch, and star mark hamill has revealed exactly when filming on rian johnsons sequel will wrap. The surviving members of the resistance face the first order once again, and the legendary conflict between the jedi and the sith reaches its peak bringing the skywalker saga to its end. The latest news from the force awakens sequel on the cast, shooting, daisy. However, it was expected that both mark hamill and carrie fisher would also return for the final movie in the new trilogy, star wars. Rey took her first steps into a larger world in star wars.
Nov 11, 2016 its still years away from now, but star wars episode ix is looking to put an end to the new star wars trilogy with style. Episode viii rumor mill is churning hard on everything from obiwans possible return to new filming locations. Episode viii release delayed to christmas 2017 film. Episode 9, suggesting the next star wars films look will be as strong as the oscar. So read on to find out when theyll start filming, what new characters to expect, and the fate of our. City of canto bright 141 of 146 found this interesting. Lepisode viii est suivi, en 2019, par star wars, episode ix. Its the most highlyanticipated film of 2019, but, until now, very little was known about star wars. This is because disney announced that the new film would be undergoing script rewrites. Dec 22, 2015 star wars episode 8 viii news,plot discussion how cast started filming, director leaked reveal. Lucas suggested hamill could have a cameo role in episode ix, which he imagined filming by 2011. Star wars 9 exciting news ahead of filming for jj abrams.194 1250 1294 655 952 1304 695 1126 623 185 863 279 397 316 664 1337 959 553 1200 36 470 448 887 746 574 19 1257 519 1383 612 1107 884 1249 1333 934 459 1180 944 571 514 439 782 529 1184 288