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In a recent interview with ABC’s On the Red Carpet, Andor showrunner Tony Gilroy and actors Kyle Soller and Denise Gough have weighed in on how long a Star Wars series should be.
Gilroy took the occasion to highlight, yet again, why he’s so thankful for this opportunity — it’s not because he’s a Star Wars fan that has always wanted to play in this sandbox, but because he’s an immensely talented creator who was looking for a major platform to tell the story he wants with next to no limitations, and not just in terms of budget.
He said the following:
“There’s a new dial on everybody’s console, which is how long should my story be? Is it five episodes, is it seven, is it twelve? What is it? You gotta pick the right number!
[Grinning from ear to ear] It’s really fantastic to be able to stretch out, to have a Dickensian amount of characters and interact and tell a massive story. You don’t wanna waste time, you wanna keep your skills, your compression skills, but man… It’s very liberating.”…