Wednesday, March 19, 2014

New 'Star Wars' set 30 years after 'Jedi'

New 'Star Wars' set 30 years after 'Jedi'

The new "Star Wars" has an official timeline and one confirmed returning character: robot R2-D2.

Director J.J. Abrams will begin shooting in May on "Star Wars: Episode VII," which is set three decades after 1983's "Return of the Jedi," Disney CEO Bob Iger said Tuesday.