Star Wars: Release Date for 'Episode VIII' Revealed

Also, find out what Felicity Jones will be doing with the franchise.

Turns out, that's coming in 2017.

Iger also announced the first stand-alone "Star Wars" movie, which will be called "Rogue One." Directed by Gareth Edwards and starring Felicity Jones, the film promises to be one that "explores the characters and events beyond the core 'Star Wars' saga," according to the franchise's website. More details have yet to be revealed.

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