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Disney announces three new untitled Star Wars movies for theatrical release

Updated: May 8, 2019

Movie fans received thrilling news Tuesday that Star Wars will have a short theatrical hiatus after the release of Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker this December. Three new movies are slated for theatrical release starting December 2022.

Lucasfilm Publicist, Chris Argyropoulos shared this tweet Tuesday morning.


According to Variety, these release dates are made possible with the shifting of release dates for James Cameron's four "Avatar" sequels. Those movies will now release:

Avatar 2” on December 17, 2021 instead of December 18, 2020

“Avatar 3” on December 22, 2023 ins