Rian Johnson

Read the latest about the American writer, producer and director Rian Johnson. We keep you posted with stories about his recent movies and more!

We should not expect The Last Jedi to unravel the mystery of Snoke

Apparently Star Wars: The Last Jedi isn't giving us too much insight into the Supreme Leader of the First Order.

Why Rian Johnson moved Kylo Ren's scar in Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Apr 20, 2017

When last we saw Adam Driver’s Kylo Ren, he was sporting a pretty gnarly scar through the middle of his face in the closing moments of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Well, he’ll look a little different when The Last Jedi arrives later this year.

If Luke Skywalker is the Last Jedi, what does that make Rey?
Apr 18, 2017

For director Rian Johnson, there was never a question as to who the last Jedi is. If that's true, then what does it mean for Rey?

Rian Johnson: Luke and Rey is the 'key relationship' in Star Wars: Episode VIII
Jan 11, 2017

The folks at Lucasfilm are keeping pretty much everything about Star Wars: Episode VIII under wraps, but director Rian Johnson has opened up about how the long-lost Luke Skywalker will fit into the new cast.

Watch Daisy Ridley's mad Jedi fighting skills in new Star Wars: Episode VIII BTS video
Apr 26, 2016

Daisy Ridley is hard at work learning some cool Jedi moves for Rian Johnson's Star Wars movie, and you can have a sneek peak at what sort of fight scenes we can expect from Rey.

First peek at the sleek new landspeeder, aliens and sets in Star Wars: Episode VIII
Mar 14, 2016

Check out this revealing sneak peek at the weird aliens and crazy crafts for Rian Johnson's Star Wars: Episode VIII.

Benicio del Toro and Laura Dern join the cast as Star Wars: Episode VIII begins filming
Feb 15, 2016

As the cameras begin to roll on Star Wars: Episode VIII, two more big-name actors have joined the cast.

Star Wars Episode VIII pushed back to December 2017
Jan 20, 2016

Stop the press: The next movie in the new Star Wars trilogy will now open seven months later than originally planned.

These 3 actresses are up for Star Wars: Episode VIII
Sep 2, 2015

Now that Episode VII is in the can, new cast members are being lined up for Star Wars: Episode VIII.

Star Wars: Episode VIII has reportedly found its villain
Jul 21, 2015

The Big Bad for the followup to The Force Awakens has apparently been found.