It always starts with the script ... and that’s why I’m so encouraged by Michael Arndt’s involvement because I respect his writing so much. He’s a big fan of these movies, so hopefully we can make something that doesn’t make everyone want to find us, cut off our heads and throw it right in our faces.
I can tell you right away that we haven't signed any contracts. We're in the stage where they want us to go in and meet with Michael Arndt, who is the writer, and Kathleen Kennedy, who is going to run LucasFilm. Both have had meetings set that were postponed -- on their end, not mine. They're more busy than I am.
I can tell you right away that we haven’t signed any contracts. We’re in the stage where they want us to go in and meet with [screenwriter] Michael Arndt, and Kathleen Kennedy. Both have had meetings set that were postponed – on their end, not mine. They’re more busy than I am.More quotes »
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