The announcement of the production of the new set of ‘Star Wars’ films by the creators and writers of ‘Game of Thrones’ was made on the official site.
David Benioff and DB Weiss (creators of Game of Thrones) announced the formation of new ‘Star Wars’ which will be completely different from the existing series with the recent trilogy to be made by writer-director of ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Rian Johnson.
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Lucasfilm proclaimed the plans in developing a brand new Star Wars trilogy with Rian Johnson Steering the wheel. Director Rian Johnson is writing and directing only the first installment of the new trilogy. It features new stories, Locations, and characters, but he hasn’t made sure if he will resume his work for the second and third installments.
Lucasfilm president, Kathleen Kennedy said,
“Their command of complex characters, depth of story and richness of mythology will break new ground and boldly push Star Wars in ways I find incredibly exciting.”
Besides Lucasfilm press stated,
“These new films will be separate from both the episodic Skywalker saga and the recently-announced trilogy being developed by Rian Johnson, writer-director of Star Wars: The Last Jedi.”
In an Interview at IMAX HQ, Rian Johnson talked about the making of the movie in-depth for an almost 70 minute. Not only that, he discussed every little detail from the process of writing to the deleted scenes and did answering the questions raised by a lot of fans.
Johnson’s Career Inspiration to Being an Admired Director:
Getting inspired by Annie Hall, director Rian Johnson begin his career in the film industry. About the movie, he expressed,
“It moved me in a way that very few other films have moved me. That’s something that, I pray to God, if I can keep making movies, I can only hope, twenty years down the line maybe, I’ll be able to approach.”
His first film titled ‘Evil Demon Golfball from Hell!!!’ was loosely based on Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Tell-Tell Heart.” His debut film named ‘Brick’ (crime drama) was made for just under $500,000. For the film’s unique use of language, he got inspired by the novels of Dashiell Hammett.
Before becoming the acclaimed writer and director of 2017’s ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi,’ he has directed many films. Some of them include ‘The Brothers Bloom (2008), Looper (2012) and three episodes of the AMC series Breaking Bad-Fly, Fifty-one, and Ozymandias.
Is director Rian Johnson secretly married? Or dating?
It’s up to the celebrities whether they like to open up about their relationship or not. But the truth has to come out one way or another leading them to the point of their approval. Similarly, the famous director of the movie ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ has been trying to hide his relationship, but it’s leaking through his social media accounts.
Their relationship might be just a rumor too. Anyway, Rian is currently single, i.e., he is neither married nor has any children. He might be planning to get married as soon as he finds his perfect life partner.
With regards to this, the two are seen on various occasions hanging out together. The two even dressed up as Diane and Dougie.
Since the year 2011, Rian has been in a relationship with film writer, an author as well as a journalist, Karina Longworth. Neither of them has accepted their relationship publicly but has given us some hint with her tweet.
— Karina Longworth (@KarinaLongworth) January 18, 2013
Well, we can’t say anything on their behalf unless and until they open up about it themselves. Let’s hope the director entertain us with some fantastic movies in the future.
Rian Johnson Short Wiki
American Screenwriter, editor, actor, and director Rian Craig Johnson was born on December 17, 1973, in Silver Spring, Maryland. Currently, he is at the age of 44. Since sixth grade, Johnson grew up in Denver, Colorado and raised in San Clemente, California.
Later, he attended San Clemente High School and graduated in the year 1992 from USC School of Cinematic Arts. As one of the highest paid directors along with writing, directing and producing brilliant movies, Rian has achieved a net worth of $5 million.