Kiwi filmmaker Taika Waititi will direct and co-write a brand new Star Wars film.
Taika is one of the world’s best filmmakers. He made Thor: Ragnarok, and is now working on the next Thor film, called Thor: Love and Thunder, which should be out next year.
Waititi has experience in the Star Wars universe. He directed the series one finale of The Mandalorian – the hit Star Wars series on Disney+.
For this movie he’ll be joined by co-writer Krysty Wilson-Cairns, who is from Scotland.
Waititi also likes to be a part of his movies. He played Korg, through motion capture, in Thor: Ragnarok, and Avengers: Endgame. He also voiced the droid IG-11 in The Mandalorian.