Receiving a strong backlash from approximately 10-20% of fans on Twitter, the filmmaker defended his role in the sequel to say that he had to stick true to his personal vision.
Rian Johnson opens the lid on his 2017 blockbuster, including his creative choices on Kylo Ren, Luke Skywalker and what lays in store for Episode IX
The man who has just helmed Star Wars: The Last Jedi will get to oversee three more titles as Disney expand the universe.
Following the firing of Christopher Miller and Phil Lord from the Disney blockbuster, the veteran filmmaker and Happy Days star has secured the gig.
Applying enough pressure on the producer to make the switch at the conclusion of the 2015 installment, Johnson wanted his imprint on the title.
As the folks behind Episode VIII work furiously in post production to get the blockbuster up and running, the filmmaker responsible spoke to the press about 5 things fans can expect.