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Subject: Re: "Star Wars" live-action series adds Jon Favreau as writer
From: Connor <cshannon1898@gmail.com>
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On Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 10:11:19 AM UTC-8, Ian J. Ball wrote:
> On Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 9:12:33 AM UTC-8, Connor wrote:
> 
> > On Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 7:21:57 AM UTC-8, David wrote:
> >
> > >
https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/heat-vision/jon-favreau-executive-...
> > > 
> > > Jon Favreau to Executive Produce, Write Live-Action 'Star Wars' Series
> > > by Ryan Parker
> > > 
> > > Jon Favreau is set to executive produce and write a  live-action Star
> > > Wars series, Disney announced Thursday. 
> > > 
> > > "I couldn’t be more excited about Jon coming on board to produce and
> > > write for the new direct-to-consumer platform,” Kathleen Kennedy,
> > > Lucasfilm president said in a statement. “Jon brings the perfect mix
> > > of producing and writing talent, combined with a fluency in the Star
> > > Wars universe. This series will allow Jon the chance to work with a
> > > diverse group of writers and directors and give Lucasfilm the
> > > opportunity to build a robust talent base.”
> > 
> > Are they talking about TV or some streaming thing we'd have to pay for??
> 
> The latter: no one is talking about putting this on ABC...  :/

Okay thanks, didn't know what direct to consumer platform meant.