- "Ever since I saw Star Wars I knew exactly what I wanted to do for the rest of my life -- join the Rebel Alliance! I could not be more excited and honored to go on this mission with Lucasfilm."
- ―Gareth Edwards[src]
Gareth Edwards is a British film director who will be directing the first Star Wars spinoff film, due to be released December 16, 2016. Previous directing credits include 2010's Monsters and 2014's Godzilla.