By| September 12, 2017 12:00pm ET
“With ‘The Force Awakens,’ J.J. delivered everything we could have possibly hoped for, and I am so excited that he is coming back to close out this trilogy,” said Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy.
Abrams plans to co-write the film with Chris Terrio (“Justice League,” “Argo”).
“Star Wars: Episode IX” is scheduled to be released May 24, 2019.
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