NOT EXCLUSIVE! JJ Abrams says he’ll never cast Jared Leto as Chewbacca and that there’s a Jat Jar Binks series in development in a series of scoops in a video created especially by Variety. It’s a surprise he can say anything at all considering how firmly his tongue is stuck in his cheek. The industry mag has filmed the Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens director fielding questions from various famous interrogators, including George Lucas. His answers should not be taken as canon.
Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens opens in the UK on 17 December.