Rogue One’s Gareth Edwards Has New SciFi Film in the Works


Gareth Edwards has found his next film after his success directing Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. The helmer is teaming with New Regency on an untitled sci-fi film that he wrote and will direct.

Plot details are under wraps, but is based on an original idea by Edwards and is set in the near future. New Regency will produce and finance the picture. Rogue One‘s Kiri Hart will produce.

Rogue One, the first stand-alone effort in the Star Wars Universe, grossed $1.06 billion worldwide after its 2016 release. Before that, Edwards directed Godzilla, which grossed $525M globally.

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