The Hollywood Reporter is reporting this story as fact, but these days, I don’t trust any Star Wars news as fact until the overlords at Disney officially bless it, but apparently J.D. Dillard and Matt Owens have been tapped for a Star Wars project.

It’s not clear whether the duo would be working on a film, or a Disney+ series, but according to the rumor’s source, this project won’t be related to whatever Kevin Feige is working on, nor will it be tied to Rian Johnson’s maybe-never-going-to-happen trilogy.

Dillard is known for his work on Sleight, while Owens was a writer on the Luke Cage series on Netflix and Agents of SHIELD. Both have other credits, but those are their most prominent.

As this is still a rumor to us consider it to be developing, but we will discuss it on the show next week for sure. Thanks to Greg for the tip!

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Matt is literally from a galaxy that is far, far away. Star Wars has consumed his life, and made him the geek that he is. He's no fan of the Prequels, but still loves the Maker. When he's not recording his unstable takes for the Star Wars Time podcast, he's either working on EntertainmentBuddha.com, taking pictures of Star Wars toys, or trying to legitimately wield the Force.