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Star Wars Spin-Off Movie 'Focusing On Boba Fett'

Cult filmmaker says he 'knows for a fact' that bounty hunter is getting own film...

Boba Fett will be the focus of one of the Star Wars spin-off movies, it has been claimed.

The enigmatic bounty hunter is one of the most-popular characters with fans of the movie franchise - and it is reported that Lucasfilm is planning to expand his story.

Cult animation creator Jon Schnepp told AMC Movie Talk that he'd been privvy to inside info on the spin-off films.

"One of them is Boba Fett. It is. I know. I know for a fact.

"I will never reveal my source, but it is the one written by Lawrence Kasdan."

Disney revealed last February that it is working on standalone movies to be released in between the main series Star Wars films.

Star Wars Episode VII is being directed by JJ Abrams and is scheduled for release on 18 December, 2015.