Behind the scenes, anyway.
While she didn’t name a specific project or name a future film, she did say a female filmmaker would “absolutely” be at the helm.
“We’ve got two or three fantastic women working with Star Wars — we’re cultivating a lot of great talent,” Kennedy said.
“The Last Jedi” writer/director Rian Johnson is currently working on a new “Star Wars” trilogy, although it was not clear Kennedy was referencing one of the films in that particular project.
This year, Kennedy took home the coveted BAFTA Fellowship trophy at the awards show. The trophy is the BAFTA’s version of a lifetime achievement award.