“Godzilla” Director Gareth Edwards Directing a Star Wars Film


Just announced by Disney Studios that the first Star Wars spin-off film has a director and his name Gareth Edwards. Edwards just released one of his biggest film of his career “Godzilla” well now its about to become even bigger. Gareth career skyrocketed since his first film “Monsters” which he wrote and directed then after he went to make “Godzilla” talk about becoming a big blockbuster director. This Star Wars film will be the first spin-off film out of the other that will release between Episode 8 and 9 but right after episode 7 which is set to release next year. The title of the film hasn’t been announced but the script is being penned by Gary Whitta and a release date of December 16, 2016.

Here is what Edwards had to say about becoming the director of this film:

“Ever since I saw Star Wars I knew exactly what I wanted to do for the rest of my life – join the Rebel Alliance! I could not be more excited & honored to go on this mission with Lucasfilm

But what about Godzilla 2 Edwards is still attached to direct that movie and its sequel but no other information has been detailed other that there barely begun working on it so we won’t see the king of monsters until after this Star Wars film.

What do you guys think about Gareth Edwards as Director? Did you like Godzilla?