John Williams Tentatively Set to Score ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’

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From the mouth of J.J. Abrams himself, legendary composer John Williams is slated to score the latest installment in the Star Wars series. While it’s not officially locked down, J.J. Abrams has gone on record at a Star Trek: Into Darkness press conference saying,

Again, for Star Wars, it’s very early days, but I believe that, going forward, John Williams will be doing that film, because he was there long before I was.

In addition to the rest of the Star Wars films, John Williams has scored some of your favorites such as the Indiana Jones series, Lincoln, and Saving Private Ryan.

Needless to say, there are a lot of things that could go wrong with these new Star Wars films. However at least J.J. Abrams has the right frame of mind to keep one of the most iconic parts of the series in tact. As always, UTG will continue to cover Star Wars as the news rolls out.

Click through the break to listen to a song by John Williams that sends shivers down my spine every single time the scene plays.

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