Disney Announces Star Wars 'Rogue One,' Fans Lose Their Minds
The annual Walt Disney Co (NYSE: DIS) shareholders meeting took place Thursday afternoon.
The meeting was started with a bang, as CEO Bob Iger announced a lineup of future "Stars Wars" films.
Among the most notable, a stand-alone spinoff movie will be released, title "Rogue One." Twitter was already ablaze with pumped moviegoers.
Click here for a live blog of the annual shareholder conference.
— Star Wars (@starwars) March 12, 2015
Oooh @starwars spinoff will be titled ‘Rogue One' and the lovely Felicity Jones has been confirmed to feature! Exciting times.
— Wilson Reviews (@WilsonReviews) March 12, 2015
Star Wars: Episode VIII to premiere May 26, 2017. Hope everyone gets their Luke Skywalker costumes back from the cleaners by then.
— Stuart Levine (@Stus_Views) March 12, 2015
Hmm. Felicity Jones as the first and only casting announcement for @starwars Rogue One today = a female-led film?
— Todd DuBois (@GWOtaku) March 12, 2015
— Nappy Gilmore (@dyllyp) March 12, 2015
— Jake Mann (@mjakemann) March 12, 2015
— Dan Brooks (@dan_brooks) March 12, 2015
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