Screenwriter Michael Arndt has now been confirmed after providing an extensive 50 page treatment as the writer for Disney's upcoming Star Wars: Episode VII which will arrive in 2015. Arndt is best known for Little Miss Sunshine winning him an Academy Award & the upcoming Oblivion & The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. Kathleen Kennedy & George Lucas have begun story conferences with the writer. Interestingly Arndt has publicly lectured about Lucas' Star Wars merits. It is not confirmed but apparently Arndt's treatment includes the characters of Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia & Han Solo so Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher & Harrison Ford may well return to reprise their respective roles. Star Wars: Episode VII arrives 2015.