J.J. Abrams is dropping little Star Wars: The Force Awakens gems all over the place in a new interview.
The director had a lengthy chat with Wired, talking all things VII. In one small revelation, he shared that a script for VIII, which will be directed by Rian Johnson, has already been completed.
“The script for VIII is written,” he says. “I’m sure rewrites are going to be endless, like they always are.”
He and screenwriter Larry Kasdan also encouraged Johnson to come to the Force Awakens set so that Johnson could watch dailies and get familiar with the world he was about to inherit. Abrams even gave Johnson an early screening of the upcoming film. Read more…