HomeHeard it on the ShowObi-Wan Kenobi gets his own ‘Star Wars’ movie!Obi-Wan Kenobi gets his own ‘Star Wars’ movie!Fri, August 18, 2017 by Tessa Snyder SHARE NOW Star Wars announces another origin movie! Jodi shares this Hollywood Outsider at 14:30 minutes into Friday’s show podcast. According to USA TODAY A standalone Star Wars film featuring the lightsaber-wielding master of the Force, played by Alec Guinness in George Lucas’ original Star Wars trilogy and by Ewan McGregor in the prequels, is in the earliest stages of development at Lucasfilm, according to The Hollywood Reporter and Deadline. Stephen Daldry (Billy Elliot) is “in early talks” to write and direct, those sites say. The Empire Looms Large A post shared by RealRonHoward (@realronhoward) on Aug 16, 2017 at 10:26am PDT Want to hear more? Listen to Murphy Sam and Jodi: On Demand When you follow our podcast on iTunes or the Google Play store, you get exclusive stuff you won’t hear on the show! (It’s FREE to subscribe) And while you’re at it… be sure to follow us on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram and subscribe to our YouTube channel.