Daniel Scheinert and Daniel Kwan (Everything Everywhere All at Once), also known as The Daniels, will reportedly be directing at least one episode for the 2023 Star Wars series, Star Wars: Skeleton Crew, for Disney Plus.
According to OneTakeNews’ sources, both Scheinert and Kwan have been tapped to join as directors for what is detailed in the report to be “at least” one episode of the upcoming Star Wars series, potentially implying that the two directors could reportedly be attached to direct more than just one episode.
It is also stated in the newly reported details that Lucasfilm declined to provide a comment to the outlet, as no official announcement has been made as of yet by Disney or Lucasfilm on whether or not the details are true.
This article was updated on March 20, 2023, at 21:23 GMT.
Update: The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed the news that Daniel Scheinert and Daniel Kwan will be directing at least one episode of the upcoming Star Wars spin-off series for Disney Plus, Star Wars: Skeleton Crew.
‘Star Wars: Skeleton Crew’ Details
Casting details for Star Wars: Skeleton Crew are being kept tightly under wraps, with Jude Law being the only cast member revealed so far, with the series set to premiere sometime in 2023 on Disney Plus.
The series will be centred around a group of children who are around ten years of age, who all get lost in the vast Star Wars universe, with speculation that Law could be playing a villain in the series, however, no official character details have been shared as of yet for the upcoming Disney+ Star Wars series.
The new live-action spin-off series is tipped to have around 8 episodes and will be set in the same universe as fellow projects such as The Mandalorian, The Book of Boba Fett, and the upcoming Ahsoka series starring Rosario Dawson.
Star Wars: Skeleton Crew is set to premiere sometime in 2023 on Disney+