• What Really Happened When Ron Howard Turned Down Directing Star Wars: The Phantom Menace

    5 monthes ago - By Cinéma Blend

    Ron Howard has previously spoken about how he was given a chance to direct Star Wars: Episode I back in the day, but now the Solo director has felt a need to clarify the situation.
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  • Star Wars: Ron Howard Recalls Turning Down The Phantom Menace

    Star Wars: Ron Howard Recalls Turning Down The Phantom Menace

    5 monthes ago - By Screen Rant

    Ron Howard shares the real story behind him turning down the opportunity to direct 1999's Star Wars: The Phantom Menace. The first of the prequel trilogy, the film ended up being directed by lore creator, George Lucas, who would go on to also helm 2002's Attack of The Clones and 2005's Revenge of the Sith. Despite initially passing on the chance to direct a Star Wars movie, it's as if Howard was destined to helm a film from the famed franchise after he was roped in to finish Solo: A Star Wars Story when original directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller were booted from the project. Despite the...
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