J.J. Abrams was recently hired to write and direct Star Wars: Episode IX, and though he doesn’t read as the most inspired choice for the job, he’s the one that is the best fit for the project. Last week, there was yet another disturbance in the Force as Colin Trevorrow (who had been attached to helm Star Wars 9 for two years) parted ways with Lucasfilm due to creative differences. This was the second massive directorial shakeup Lucasfilm endured in 2017, as Trevorrow’s departure happened just a few short months after Phil Lord and Chris Miller’s surprise firing from the Han Solo ...

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