Lawrence Kasdan talks about the latest installment of Star Wars.

March 15, 2016
First Published On: March 15, 2016
by HitBerry

The Star Wars saga having rejuvenated its past glory is now looking to enlarge its epic hold. The man who has been handed this responsibility to take the force to further boundaries of the universe is Lawrence Kasdan.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens remains to be one of the most secretive movies ever made. Lawrence Kasdan, the writer of the movie recently gave us all some insight to the movie, after the awesomeness of the movie left people wondering just how it was made.

The first secret that he gave away was that he and the sagas new guides have already planned the structure for the next three installments to the series. Not only that, but they will also be coming out with a special feature on fan favorite Han Solo’s escapades in the galaxy.

The other important news that was shared with the public was that the new trilogy will also have an eventual ending, just like the old series They also shared that the series would cover over five to seven years of production.

He also said that he and J.J Abrams had already planned part of the upcoming films in the trilogy and he added that productions have already begun.

Kasdan has already earned himself a legendary status in the Hollywood circle for his exploitive stories. He has also credited himself with some of Hollywood’s most epic movies like “The Empire Stirkes Back”, “Raiders of the Lost Ark” and “Return of the Jedi”.

He also has been nominated for three Oscar awards. However, he has yet to bag his first award. He however has said they are not important to him and he is content with his accomplishment.

Kasdan’s personal life has been so far smooth sailing on friendly waters. He is married to Meg Goldman Kasdan, whom he has time and again called the love of his life. Him and his wife, Meg have been married for over forty years. They have two children together. Both of them are reputed directors in Hollywood.

Kasdan has said that he will be working together with his youngest son Jon Kasdan, in the upcoming Han Solo film.  Earlier, he used to use Stephen Kings books as his scripts for the movies he directed. Kasdan has yet to involve himself in the line of TV shows.

He has said that due to his busy schedule with his upcoming movies he has not been able to prepare anything for TV. However, he has said he does have keen interest in the field and will look into it in the near future.

Lawrence also happens to be one of the most successful and richest writers in Hollywood. His net worth is estimated to be around $30 million.