may be the end of the current Star Wars saga, but the Force will be back to entertain you during the holiday season again soon -- and for a long while to come.
Announcing an adjusted release schedule for the next few years, Disney has confirmed an as-yet untitled trio of Star Wars films will come out every other year starting in December 2022. We don't know if these are the Star Wars films reportedly being developed by director , or the apparently separate stories from .
The updated Disney calendar now incorporates films produced by four sequels to James's Cameron's Avatar, which have been pushed back from their original release dates to alternate each Christmas with the new Star Wars flicks.. Fox is producing
In 2020, before the Avatar and Star Wars sagas begin again, Disney will still be in theaters at Christmas thanks to 101 Dalmatians reboot Cruella and Steven Spielberg's West Side Story remake.
Disney also announced new and adjusted release dates for various Marvel films, live action reboots and other productions. Among the, the planned Gambit movie is finally dead while troubled X-Men flick New Mutants is to March 2020.
The Christmas schedule looks like this:
- 2019: Star Wars Episode 9 - The Rise of Skywalker
- 2020: Cruella and West Side Story
- 2021: Avatar 2
- 2022: Star Wars movie
- 2023: Avatar 3
- 2024: Star Wars movie
- 2025: Avatar 4
- 2026: Star Wars movie
- 2027: Avatar 5
Originally published 9:42 a.m. PT.