BOBA Fett is reported to be “the next Star Wars spin off”.
The Hollywood Reporter claimed this morning that James Mangold is “directing the standalone movie” which will follow the infamous bounty hunter.
Alamy Boba Fett is claimed to be the lead character of the next Star Wars spin off movie
If this isn’t excitement enough for fans of the franchise, they also report how Lucasfilm are currently working on “a slew of characters including Obi-Wan Kenobi.”
Boba Fett quickly became a favourite with fans after he was introduced to the films in The Empire Strikes Back.
He also appeared in Return Of The Jedi.
Those wanting more information about the upcoming films could be waiting a while however, as the Hollywood Reporter said there were “no writers working on a script”.
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When talking about the Boba Fett spin off, they joked: “Details for the storyline are being kept deep in the Sarlacc Pit.”
The news comes after Solo: A Star Wars Story wowed audiences at Cannes Film Festival.
It was released in the UK yesterday and is expected to be a major hit at the box office.
The film has been produced by Lucasfilm from a screenplay by Lawrence and Jon Kasdan, and will be distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures.
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