Originally Posted by Bronco X
Damon Lindelof has a lot to do with JJ Abrams ending problems (a lot of people pin Lost on Abrams... he actually had almost nothing to do with that show after co-writing and directing the pilot). This new installment is co-written by Lawrence Kasdan, who co-wrote the best Star Wars film, The Empire Strikes Back. That's a hopeful sign but I'm still keeping my expectations fairly minimal. The prequel movies really killed a lot of enthusiasm I used to have over Star Wars.
Kasdan will do a good job.