Rumours that the planned Obi Wan and Boba Fett movies had been put on hold, started circulating back in June. Sources close to Collider told them they were certain this was the case. Disney and LucasFilm opted not to comment on the rumours at the time, but have now realised it's time to rip off that particular BandAid.
When Deadline spoke to LucasFilm head honcho Kathleen Kennedy she gave us worse news than expected. The movies are not only frozen in carbonite, they are effectively dead.
"Kathleen Kennedy just confirmed to me Boba Fett movie is 100% dead, 100% focusing on THE MANDALORIAN #StarWars"
The resources from these projects will be poured into Jon Favreau's TV-show The Mandalorian, which means we will get something akin to Boba Fett, though his movie has been tossed into a Sarlacc Pit. Right next to Star Wars 1313...