Star Wars Boba Fett spin-off cancelled
The Star Wars spin-off based around the character of Boba Fett has been cancelled.
According to journalist Erick Weber and later confirmed by Entertainment Weekly, producer Kathleen Kennedy has confirmed that the spin-off is not going ahead.
James Mangold, director of the Wolverine trilogy, was due to direct and was expected to work with X-Men key man Simon Kinberg on the script.
Fett is a feared bounty hunter who featured in both The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi as a minion employed by both Darth Vader and Jabba the Hutt.
A spin-off has long been talked about but has never come to fruition.
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