During a recent interview, Kathleen Kennedy confirmed that filming on Han Solo: A Star Wars Story will start in February. She also confirmed that we will start seeing Episode VIII stuff in the spring, most likely at Star Wars Celebration Orlando.
— lizo mzimba (@lizo_mzimba) December 15, 2016
Episode VIII hits theaters December 15th, 2017 with Han Solo: A Star Wars Story following in May 2018. Thanks to @lizo_mzimba for conducting this informative interview.