J.J. Abrams To Direct Star Wars Episode 7

The Wrap has broke news saying that J.J. Abrams is moving from one mega popular sci-fi franchise to another.  Abrams will be directing Star Wars Episode 7 which is due in theaters in 2015.  While no official word has been released from Lucasfilm yet, The Hollywood Reporter is also confirming this, so it all but seems a done deal.  The report also stated that Ben Affleck was in the running to direct but Abrams was the final choice.  Abrams is currently in post-production on Star Trek Into Darkness so expect much more news on this very soon!