Kathleen Kennedy Reveals Lesson Learned From Her ‘Star Wars’ Movies – Deadline

speaking to vanity fair Anthony Breznican, admitted that in 2018 Only The film, about the young years of intrepid space cowboy Han Solo, taught him a lesson: Don’t recast a leading role.
Kennedy took over Lucasfilm in 2012 with the goal of injecting new energy into the Star Wars franchise. Only was one such attempt, with Alden Ehrenreich in the iconic role of Han Solo pioneered by Harrison Ford.

The film earned less at the box office than any other live-action film. Star Wars movie.

“There have to be moments along the way where you learn things,” says Kennedy. “Now it seems so clear that we can’t do that.”

The success of the blackboard Star Wars TV series can make it easier to break new ground as new stars and stories are introduced.

I hesitate to use the word trilogies more, because Star Wars is much more about persistent storytelling,” says Kennedy.

As for the cinematic aspect, “we have a road map,” says Kennedy.

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