Steven Spielberg told Access Hollywood he won't be sitting in the director's chair for "Stars Wars: Episode VII," and now two more fanboy favorites - J.J. Abrams and Jon Favreau - are weighing in on helming the next installment of the franchise.
Abrams rebooted "Star Trek" to sweeping critical and fan approval, but according to the director, he doesn't see himself working with Wookies.
"Look, Star Wars is one of my favorite movies of all time," he told HollywoodLife.com this weekend, "I frankly feel that - I almost feel that, in a weird way, the opportunity for whomever ...
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