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[Update: Simon Pegg Denies this rumor. Scroll down for Update.]

Another day brings yet another Star Wars update. While we’ve been having fun imagining Star Wars spin-off films we want to see – or debating whether the original cast returning is a good or bad thing – the rumor mill has been busy turning out speculation about plans for the main franchise beyond J.J. Abrams’ Episode VII (currently in production) – namely, the already announced sequels, Star Wars Episode VIII & IX.

We know that Empire Strikes Back writer Lawrence Kasdan is working with X-Men writer Simon Kinsberg on the script for Episode VIII – but the question still remains: Who will direct the sequel? Much like the big debate that raged over who would helm Episode VII, ...

Click to continue reading ‘Star Wars’ Rumors: Alfonso Cuarón Directing ‘Episode 8′? Simon Pegg Joining Cast? [Updated]


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