New 'Star Wars' films on way from TV's 'Game of Thrones' creators
February 7, 2018 | 9:45 AM
by Reuters
David Benioff and D.B. Weiss.

Los Angeles: Disney on Tuesday announced it was expanding its "star wars" universe. The company will be hiring the creators behind HBO's massive TV hit "Game of Thrones" to write a new series of films set in the galaxy far, far away.

The Walt Disney Co said in a statement that David Benioff and D.B. Weiss would write and produce the new series, which will be separate from both the episodic Skywalker saga and the recently announced trilogy being developed by director Rian Johnson.

However no release date was announced.

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