It doesn't have a title, though it does have a director, Rian Johnson, who also wrote the script. And it seems "Episode VIII" will take a turn to the dark side.
"It's great. Much darker," John Boyega said of the the script in an interview with British Vogue. He noted that he and co-star Daisy Ridley are "very excited."
Not only that, but it seems his character, the former stormtrooper Finn, will be engaging in even more action in "Episode VIII."
"My part in the next film will be much more physical so I might be in the gym a bit more," he teased.
Lightsaber training, perhaps?
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Thirty years after the defeat of the Galactic Empire, the galaxy faces a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren (Adam Driver) and the First Order. When a defector named Finn crash-lands on a desert planet, he meets Rey (Daisy Ridley), a tough scavenger whose droid contains a top-secret map. Together, the young duo joins forces with Han Solo (Harrison Ford) to make sure the Resistance receives the intelligence concerning the whereabouts of Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill), the last of the Jedi Knights. Read More