MARVEL Adapting STAR WARS: ROGUE ONE - With Director's Extra Scenes Added Back In
The extra scenes and storylines from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story left on the cutting room floor are getting new life in a planned comic book adaptation by Marvel Comics. First reported by Entertainment Weekly, writer Jody Houser and artist Emilio Laiso are adapting the movie for a six-part miniseries beginning in April that will "explore other facets of the story" for things "that didn't make it into the film."
"The comics will definitely expand on what was seen in both Rogue One the film and the novelization. Lucasfilm and Gareth Edwards had a bunch of ideas for extra scenes and character moments that didnít make it into the film," said Houser. "Iím having a lot of fun playing around with those. Adaptations across different forms of media have always been a great opportunity to explore other facets of the story, and weíre excited to have new material in the Rogue One comic."
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