The previous International Secretary gave a speech on the DUP convention this weekend, as he continues his criticisms of Theresa Could’s Brexit dea
The previous International Secretary gave a speech on the DUP convention this weekend, as he continues his criticisms of Theresa Could’s Brexit deal.
Johnson let slip that the previous head of Lucasfilm hopes to shoot an Obi-Wan Kenobi film in Northern Eire.
The 54-year-old stated: “Which was the largest grossing film final 12 months?
“Star Wars and the place does George Lucas suggest to make a comply with up about Obi-Wan Kenobi? Northern Eire.”
If true, this part of Johnson’s speech was a serious leak for Disney.
It’s lengthy been rumoured an Obi-Wan Kenobi solo film was within the works, even with Stephen Daldry hooked up to direct.
However now it seems like Lucas himself might be popping out of retirement for this challenge, which is able to little doubt star Ewan McGregor.
In fact, it’s additionally potential that Johnson was referring to Lucasfilm when mentioning the Star Wars creator’s title, regardless that the director not owns the studio.
In the meantime, McGregor has repeatedly stated in interviews he wish to return for an Obi-Wan film.
Presumably, the movie could be set after the occasions of Episode III: Revenge of the Sith and earlier than Episode IV: A New Hope when he’s residing in exile.
Subsequent April Star Wars Celebration takes place in Chicago, the place the primary teaser for Star Wars 9 may be very prone to launch.
If an Obi-Wan film was on the playing cards this might be the right occasion to announce it at.