Liam Neeson has as soon as once more shared his ideas on the Star Wars universe and the way Disney and Lucasfilm have been treating the franchise. The actor not too long ago appeared on the Conan O’Brien Wants A Buddy podcast and when requested if he will get approached loads for autographs by followers, he mentioned:
“Not on a regular basis. I imply it’s a cult. There’s so many films and spin-offs now I believe it is diluting the entire thing, that’s my private factor. Often there’s youngsters after a Star Wars autograph and I don’t wish to give autographs on the airport. Oh nevertheless it’s not the child, it’s the grandfather, there he’s – or the dad.”
This isn’t the primary time that Neeson has talked concerning the Star Wars franchise being diluted. He beforehand mentioned:
“There’s so many spinoffs of Star Wars. It’s diluting it to me, and it’s taken away the thriller and the magic in a bizarre manner.”
Additionally, don’t anticipate Neeson to point out up in one other Star Wars undertaking once more. When he was requested about the potential for showing in a spin-off prequel he mentioned:
“No extra Star Wars for me. As a lot as I like the franchise, there are simply too a lot of them now. I’ve misplaced monitor, nevertheless it’s simply too many.”
The Star Wars universe has been increasing with the live-action exhibits, however Lucasfilm has had a tough time making an attempt to get the film facet of issues began once more. They’ve received a number of tasks in growth now which embrace James Mangold‘s movie concerning the discovery of the Power, set 25,000 years earlier than the Skywalker Saga. Dave Filoni will proceed the Mando-verse period with a giant occasion film that can conclude the story he began telling years in the past. There’s additionally the Daisy Ridley Rey Skywalker undertaking, and Taika Waititi’s undertaking. Oh yeah, and the way can I overlook the Rian Johnson trilogy that everybody continues to say is ultimately going to occur?
One factor is for certain, Neeson’s return as Qui-Gin Jinn was utterly wasted within the Obi-Wan Kenobi collection.