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Star Wars spin-off director and screenwriter meet their new boss Darth Vader

May 29th, 2014 by Edwin Torres Jr Comments

Last week Lucasfilm announced that Godzilla director Gareth Edwards and The Book of Eli scribe Gary Whitta had been chosed to develop the first of the planned Star Wars spin-offs.

Today the pair shared a pic via Twitter meeting their new boss, the one and only Darth Vader.

The film is due out December 16th, 2016.

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