There aren’t too many franchises which might be handled with as a lot secrecy as Star Wars. Every part is saved underneath tight wraps. However unintentional leaks occur, and it seems that all the secrets and techniques have been nearly accessible for the very best bidder.
Kicking off much more protection of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, director J.J. Abrams sat down for a quick chat in regards to the film. Throughout the interview, he revealed that one of many movie’s stars by chance misplaced the movie’s total script, and it ended up for bid on eBay.
On Good Morning America, J.J. Abrams revealed how The Rise of Skywalker script ended up on eBay (round 2:41):
Abrams explains how the script was printed on paper that couldn’t be put via a copier, and there have been solely a handful of full scripts made accessible to sure solid members. The director revealed:
“One among our actors, I received’t say which one — I wish to, however I received’t — left it underneath their mattress and it was discovered by somebody who was cleansing their place. It was given to another person, who then went to promote it on eBay.”
Somebody at Lucasfilm or Disney one way or the other stumbled upon what appeared like a legit script on eBay, they usually have been in a position to get it again earlier than it offered. However who is aware of what would have occurred if that script fell into the fingers of somebody keen to spill the secrets and techniques on-line earlier than that occurred. You’ll be able to inform Abrams remains to be type of in disbelief of all of it, and possibly even a littler perturbed that it even occurred to start with. However he additionally sounds playful about desirous to reveal who made this enormous mistake, though he received’t
We actually want that Abrams would inform everybody who was so careless with the script, if solely to allow them to inform their facet of the story on the late evening TV circuit and we will get snort out of it. Truthfully, I wouldn’t be stunned if it one way or the other ended up being Tom Holland. He can’t appear to cease himself from spoiling Avengers films, and it will solely make sense if he found out a technique to spoil Star Wars, regardless of not having something to do with it.
Additionally of curiosity, J.J. Abrams says Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker was accomplished on Sunday after reshoots have been achieved again in October. So we’re formally within the residence stretch of ready for this film to hit theaters subsequent month. Within the meantime, watch the new clip that was revealed this morning throughout this interview.
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker arrives in theaters on December 20, 2019.