(EONLINE) — Ready for some brand-new lore?

A new hope became a reality today when Disney CEO Robert Iger confirmed that the studio is going to be making a number of Star Wars spinoff films in addition to the planned trilogy that will pick up after the action of Return of the Jedi.

“We are working on a few stand-alone films, derived from great Star Wars characters that are not part of the overall saga,” the chief executive said in a sit-down with CNBC.

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