In an interview by THR’s Stephen Galloway at Loyola Marymount University School of Film and Television in Los Angeles last week, as part of the ongoing Hollywood Masters series, Disney Chariman Alan Horn talked about his career in general but also about Star Wars Episode VII and had some encouraging news.
Talking about the script which he admits is absolutely key to the franchise, Horn was asked if it was finished: “It actually is now,” was his reply
He confirmed filming has begun already and regarding cast being in place, he said: “We have a lot of them [in place], we’re just not completely done yet.”
Star Wars Episode VII is due in December 2015 and will pick up 35 years after the destruction of the second Death Star in Return of the Jedi.
Watch him talk Star Wars below: