Disney is rapidly creating a new canon.
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The bounty hunter has been a fan-favourite ever since his first appearance (let's pretend the Holiday Special doesn't exist, eh?) in The Empire Strikes Back, where he instantly stood out as both cool and a total badass.
Previously it was reported that Chronicle director Josh Trank and X-Men: Days of Future Past writer/producer Simon Kinberg were working on a Fett movie, but that project fell apart due to a number of factors.
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No release date has been announced for the Boba Fett movie. Jeremy Bulloch portrayed Fett onscreen in "Empire" and "Jedi", with Jason Wingreen providing his voice; Daniel Logan played him in "Clones". If we got an R-rated Star Wars films that really dug into some seedy territory it would give the franchise a new direction for sure, and open up the world of the original trilogy a bit more instead of just replicating it.
Aside from already proving that he has the chops to take the helm of a stand-alone film, the decision to hire Mangold is also intriguing because he was adamant about doing Logan his way.
Lucasfilm is developing movies on a slew of characters including Obi-Wan Kenobi, which has Stephen Daldry in negotiations to direct although no writers working on a script. He's also now developing a Ford vs. Ferrari movie for Fox. Despite his ultimately inconsequential role, the character's iconic armor has endured as a popular inspiration for Star Wars merch, and he went on to feature in a number of the extended universe materials, becoming a popular character in books, comics and animated series.
Considering the critical and commercial success of Logan, this would appear to be a good thing.