Star Wars Episode IX Moves Back To December. J.J. Abrams Returns!

After the kafuffle of Colin Trevorrow jumping ship as director of the final instalment of the new trilogy, the brass at Disney and Lucasfilm have moved the release date of Chapter Nine from May 2019 to December 2019.

Along with that Star Wars: The Force Awakens co-writer/director J.J. Abrams is confirmed to return as writer/director for the finale.