"Star Wars" fans rejoice! The much-anticipated seventh installment of the series is now set to begin production in May.
Director J.J. Abrams told reporters Sunday the script for "Episode VII" is complete and shooting will begin in England this May. (Via Sky Movies)
"We're working really hard and we've got our script and we're in deep prep. Full steam ahead." (Via USA Today)
The director also confirmed rumors that for casting, the production team had met with Jesse Plemons, who played Todd on "Breaking Bad." Abrams told reporters, "He is one of the actors that we've talked to." (Via HLN)
The news brings a collective sigh of relief for fans of the series, as it wasn't so "long, long ago" that Abrams' team split with the original screenplay writer for "Episode VII," Oscar winner Michael Arndt.