The filmmaker will introduce "characters from a corner of the galaxy that 'Star Wars' lore has never before explored."
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story received mostly positive reviews, but also criticism for its CGI characters — Grand Moff Tarkin and Princess Leia. Rogue One director Gareth Edwards told Fandango that Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy told him, “[Fisher] didn’t realize it was CGI.
The biggest reaction from the audience came at the very end of the panel, at the very end of a short sizzle reel introduced by Lucasfilm head Kathleen Kennedy and produced exclusively for Star Wars Celebration that will never be publicly released.
Lucasfilm exec Kathleen Kennedy and director Gareth Edwards insist returns for additional filming was part of the plan all along