The New Star Wars Trilogy, Episodes VII – IX: J.J. Abrams is Directing!

J.J. AbramsCall it the twist of the century, and something that I have been hoping for ever since I heard news that there were going to be new Star Wars films.

J.J. Abrams is directing Star Wars: Episode VII

What many considered to be an impossible situation has actually happened.  J.J. Abrams has quickly become one of my favorite directors, having created some of my favorite TV series, and actually did the impossible: got me to watch a Star Trek film based on his name alone.  And I’ll be watching my second Star Trek film with his second film in the series: Star Trek Into Darkness.  I have heard that he’s signed on for three Star Trek films, so I’m pretty sure that after he completes work on Episode VII, he’ll likely meet up with his writing team to start scripting and ultimately direct Star Trek III.

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