He told the station that “My ears pricked up when it said that Disney was buying Star Wars. Oh, come in Sir Alec Guinness! Yes, on to the agent immediately!”
Continuing, he admitted that “I’d love to do my big franchise movie. Ian’s got his Gandalf, Pat Stewart has his Star Trek, Michael Gambon has got his Dumbledore… They are running out of these old men, you see. I have to be the next!”
He said that “I’m looking for my franchise as we speak!”
Actually Patrick Stewart has two if you include X-Men, but an interesting point none the less by Sir Derek Jacobi.