‘The Force Awakens’ Actress Daisy Ridley Praises Episode VIII Script | Film News
The force has awoken and fans all over the globe will now have had the chance to have seen the new installment in the legendary franchise, which has received excellent praise and grossed $250 million globally. Now, talk is of Star Wars Episode VIII, which is to be written and directed by Rian Johnson (Brick and Looper).
Speaking with Variety, Daisy Ridley had nothing but praise for Johnson’s screenplay, saying: “It’s very good; very good. Let’s see “VII” first and then we’ll talk about “VIII. [Laughs.]” Principal photography is expected to begin by March 2016, with a much anticipated release date on May 26th 2017.