Lawrence Kasdan

Writer Lawrence Kasdan reveals when Han Solo standalone movie takes place
Jan 5, 2016

Thanks to screenwriter Lawrence Kasdan, we now know a bit more about the adventures of Han Solo.

Lawrence Kasdan explains why Star Wars: The Force Awakens isn’t your typical blockbuster
May 19, 2015

As one of the guys who helped write The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi, Lawrence Kasdan has been around the Star Wars franchise a long time.


Has that rumored Boba Fett spinoff landed a legendary Star Wars writer?
Jun 12, 2014

Rumors of a Boba Fett spinoff movie continue to swirl, and the name of one of Star Wars' most famous writers swirls with them.

Why did Star Wars 7 need to switch writers? J.J. Abrams explains
Nov 7, 2013

According to the director of the new Star Wars film, bringing in a veteran writer wasn't just a style choice.

Read screenwriter's original handwritten Empire Strikes Back notes
May 6, 2013

Empire Strikes Back is one of the greatest films ever, and now we have a peek at the original script — including Lawrence Kasdan’s handwritten changes.

New Star Wars writer teases 'entirely new' take on Lucas' world
Feb 11, 2013

Despite all those rumored spin-off movies, Star Wars writer Lawrence Kasdan promises a fresh take on the old franchise.

Look who George Lucas wants to write Star Wars VIII and IX
Jan 14, 2013

We'd heard that Disney wanted to move fast and furious with the Star Wars franchise, and now it looks like they may have a few writers in mind for the next two installments. Don't worry, sci-fi fans—they're both familiar faces.

Disney might already be working on Star Wars spinoff films
Jan 14, 2013

We already knew that Disney has hired a stable of writers to put together some future Star Wars films—but apparently those might not be the sequels we were expecting.