Jedi Council: Will Rey Rebuild Luke’s Lightsaber in ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’?

     March 22, 2018

On today’s Collider Jedi Council, Kristian Harloff, Ken Napzok, and Rosie Knight discuss the following:

  • In separate interviews with Empire magazine, Rian Johnson and producer Ram Bergman offered updates on the status of Johnson’s upcoming Star Wars trilogy.
  • In separate interviews with, Domnhall Gleeson and Daisy Ridley offered their thoughts on what direction J.J. Abrams might be taking Star Wars: Episode IX.
  • Mark Hamill tells that if J.J. Abrams brings Luke Skywalker back as a Force Ghost in Star Wars: Episode IX he’d “love to see him used in a way that hasn’t been done before.”
  • In an interview with IGN, Frank Oz talked about how Yoda’s return was negotiated for Star Wars: The Last Jedi. He also gave his thoughts on what a Yoda standalone movie would look like.
  • The panel explores the Den of Geek article “Who is Qi’ra in Solo: A Star Wars Story?” and offers their thoughts on the breakdown of Emilia Clarke‘s character in the movie.
  • In an interview with the Evening Standard, Laura Dern says she’d be open to returning as Amilyn Holdo in a future Star Wars project.
  • Panelist Rosie Knight gives more background on her article “Where in the Galaxy is Star Wars: Rebels‘ Grand Admiral Thrawn?” and her thoughts on if we will see Thrawn in a live action feature.
  • broke down the five ways that Star Wars: Forces of Destiny Season 2 will change Star Wars canon. The panel offers their thoughts on the article.
  • The panel reviews and previews Darth Vader #13, Poe Dameron #25 and Star Wars #45.
  • Some concept art from the cancelled Star Wars Battlefront 4 game surfaced on Imgur showing some concept art for a Dark Side Luke Skywalker, an Emperor Vader, a Jedi Leia and more.
  • Twitter and Facebook Questions

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