Michelle Rejwan '08GS producer of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker was recently hired by Lucasfilm as their new senior vice president of live action development and production. In her new role will oversee all theatrical and direct-to-consumer live-action content for Lucasfilm and Disney Plus and is responsible for identifying and delivering future projects for Lucasfilm.
Rejwan is currently producing the final installment of the Skywalker saga, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, with Kathleen Kennedy, President of Lucasfilm and director J.J. Abrams. Star Wars: The Rise of the Skywalker is scheduled to be released on December 20. 2019. During her time at Bad Robot productions in Los Angeles, Rejwan served as Co-Producer on Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Star Trek Into Darkness and served as Associate Producer on Super 8. Rejwan has been a key member of the Lucasfilm Creative Brain Trust since 2015.