So, in the war between creativity and immediate profit, creativity won the day in 2015 after all.
Disney officially announced December 18, 2015, as the release date for the to-be-titled Star Wars: Episode VII.
Guys. That’s just two years away!
Hopefully, this allows J.J. time to overcome any potential script delays caused by the departure of Michael Arndt.
Here’s the Quote from Alan Horn
“We’re very excited to share the official 2015 release date for ‘Star Wars: Episode VII,’ where it will not only anchor the popular holiday filmgoing season but also ensure our extraordinary filmmaking team has the time needed to deliver a sensational picture,” said Alan Horn, chairman of The Walt Disney Studios.”
Read the full press release here: