Star Wars: Episode IX will take place a little bit of time after The Last Jedi.
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At Star Wars Celebration, J.J. Abrams had this to say about when IX takes place:
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'What I will say is that the movie doesn't pick up immediately after the last film.'
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'Some time has gone by.' He continued to say the film focuses on the core team.
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This confirms previous rumors surrounding when the film will take place.
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Star Wars Episode IX hits theaters December 20.
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