All the new characters will be new.
Kathleen Kennedy asked for a delay due to the script not being ready.
Disney announces official details for the new Star Wars.
Funny or die video.
It's being reported that an X-Men writer and the original writer on Empire and Jedi are being looked at for Star Wars sequels.
Disney announces that Michael Arndt will write the screenplay for Star Wars: Episode 7.
Michael Arndt has handed in a 50 page Star Wars script with the movie being shopped around to high-profile directors as well.