It’s an excellent time to be a Wars . The Mandalorian Season 2 is here and the list of upcoming projects set in a galaxy far, far away is seemingly endless. However, what about those canceled or rumored Wars projects that never saw the light of day?
Let’s take a look at some of the most hotly rumored movies from over the years that never came to be.
amongst others, so we won’t hold out hope for these. and have got a lot going on with The , a rumored Calrissian , a Cassian Andor , and an untitled Taika Waititi
However, these pockets of the beg to be turned into + shows, or not.
Untitled Boba Fett
Ah, the fabled Boba Fett . This film was one of the first announced after purchased , alongside Rogue One and the sequel .
The project was initially supposed to be led by Chronicle director Josh Trank, before reportedly being taken over by Logan director James Mangold. However, by October of 2018 multiple sources declared the Boba dead.
It HAS been rumored that Fett will be coming to tv , but this hasn’t been confirmed. Still, with + in the form of a Boba’s appearance in The , it does seem that this Mandalorian bounty hunter is on two confirmed ‘s mind.
Rumored Jabba the Hutt project
This was one of the more outlandish rumored Wars projects. Variety reported that a Jabba the Hutt was in the works in 2017, much to everyone’s surprise. Since then we’ve heard little to nothing about the galaxy’s favorite gangster slug.
We have no idea how a project about a colossal space slug during his early years might look; however, a long-form tv would be an excellent way to get to grips with the infamous Hutt’s backstory. There was a of Jabba comic books released in the 1990s, which is now part of the Legends continuity. This could be a veritable goldmine of content; perfect for a + adaptation.
Much like Boba Fett, a standalone Yoda was one of the earliest rumored Wars projects following the Disney purchase. Ain’t it Cool News via The Guardian reported that was initially planning to create projects based on established characters, including our little green friend.
However, since then, news on the Yoda has been pretty quiet. With this in mind, it would be great if and took the same tact with Yoda that they have with Obi-Wan. However, unlike the a Yoda TV show would likely have to take place before The Phantom Menace, as we pretty much know what he was up to during the .
We’ve seldom explored Yoda’s backstory and we’ve ever seen.+ seems like the place to do it, at the earliest point in the
: A Star Wars Story sequels and spinoffs
The most recent of the , fans have been very keen on the idea of a Solo sequel. In fact, they were so keen that earlier this year #MakeSolo2Happen trended on Twitter, showing that there is a demand for a reprise of Alden Ehrenreich’s take on .
Sadly, the box office performance of Solo: A . In light of this, it seems unlikely that – will ever make a sequel to Solo.
A low budget + though? This seems more realistic.
We’d love to see Alden’s Han and Joonas Suotamo’s Chewbacca back for another ride in the Falcon. Plus, we need to know what happened with Darth Maul before his final appearance in !
The of The Mandalorian is well underway, and we’ve also got many upcoming shows like The to look forward to. Whether you’re looking forward to exploring The or catching up with Ewan in the new , it’s a great time to be a
However, we still can’t help but hope that one day, these projects will also see life again as Disney+ exclusives.
What do you think? Should these turn into + tv ? Let us know in the comments below.