Taika Waititi Has Been Approached to Direct a Star Wars Movie

Mandatory Credit: Photo by Matt Baron/REX/Shutterstock (9640561fq) Taika Waititi 'Avengers: Infinity War' film premiere, Arrivals, Los Angeles, USA - 23 Apr 2018

Star Wars fans, rejoice! Taika Waititi is being courted to work on his very own Star Wars movie!!

After the amazing success that was the season finale of The Mandalorian, Star Wars fans everywhere were practically begging for Taika Waititi to be given his own Star Wars film to work on. It seems our prayers have been heard, because Hollywood Reporter has revealed in an exclusive that the director is being actively courted to do exactly that; direct a Star Wars film.

There are no further details known at this point, and it’s not at all clear where things currently stand between Waititi and Disney. Naturally, if this becomes locked in, it will mean we Star Wars fans have even more to look forward to. After all, given how amazing Episode 8 of The Mandalorian was, just imagine what Taika Waititi could do with a full-length film??!?

We’ll keep you apprised of any developments as they happen. Meanwhile, let’s keep imagining how amazing a Taika Waititi-directed Star Wars film could be…