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January 25, 2013

J.J. Abrams to Direct 'Star Wars: Episode VII'

By Janelle Tipton, The Walt Disney Studios

Exciting news! We've just confirmed that J.J. Abrams will direct Star Wars: Episode VII, the first of a new series of Star Wars films to come from Lucasfilm under theleadership of Kathleen Kennedy.

October 30, 2012

Disney to Acquire Lucasfilm

By Heather Hust Rivera, The Walt Disney Company

UPDATE: Check out the video of Bob Iger and George Lucas discussing the announcement.

Great news! The Force is coming to Disney!