Waititi to direct new 'Star Wars' film

Los Angeles (AFP) – New Zealand filmmaker Taika Waititi will write and direct a new “Star Wars” film, Disney announced Monday.Waititi has shot from indie acclaim to mainstream Hollywood success in recent years, overseeing Marvel superhero smash hit “Thor: Ragnarok” in 2017 before winning a screenplay Oscar for Nazi satire “Jojo Rabbit” in February.He also directed the first season finale of “The Mandalorian,” the hit television show set in the blockbuster sci-fi franchise universe.No date was set for the new movie. But the first of three currently scheduled “Star Wars” on Disney’s release cale…

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