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Billie Lourd Mourns Carrie Fisher After Star Wars: The Last Jedi Opens

Billie Lourd has paid tribute to her late mother Carrie Fisher after her last movie, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' hit the big screen.The actress - who passed away aged 60 in December 2016 -...

Carrie Fisher's Dog Loved Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Carrie Fisher's dog has been to see 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi', and ''perked up'' every time the late actress was on screen.The actress - who passed away at the age of 60 in December...

Mark Hamill And Carrie Fisher 'Made Out Like Teenagers' On Star Wars Set

Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher ''made out like teenagers'' on the set of the original 'Star Wars' trilogy.The 66-year-old actor - who played Jedi Master Luke Skywalker alongside the legendary actress' General Leia Organa in...

Carrie Fisher Commemorated By Hollywood Cinema

Carrie Fisher's life and career have been celebrated in a commemorative ceremony at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood.Todd Fisher, younger brother of the late 'Star Wars' actress, was among guests who paid tribute to...

Mark Hamill Quizzes Prince William And Harry On Luke's Royal Heritage

Mark Hamill quizzed Prince William and Harry if his 'Star Wars' alter-ego was a prince.The 66-year-old actor - who stars as Jedi Master Luke Skywalker in the hit sci-fi franchise, most recently the eighth instalment...

Oscar Isaac: Happy To Be Alive In Star Wars

Oscar Isaac is very happy Poe Dameron wasn't killed off in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'.The 38-year-old actor stars as the Resistance X-wing fighter pilot and one of the most trusted operatives for General Leia...

Rian Johnson Wants A Female Director To Helm A Star Wars Movie

Rian Johnson thinks it's time a female director helmed a 'Star Wars' movie.The 43-year-old filmmaker took control of the eighth instalment of the hit sci-fi franchise, 'The Last Jedi', and was recently announced to be...

Andy Serkis Compares Snoke To The Wizard Of Oz

Andy Serkis says his 'Star Wars' character Supreme Leader Snoke is like the Wizard of Oz.The 53-year-old actor first starred as the leader of the First Order in 2015's 'The Force Awakens' and has reprised...

Mark Hamill Got 'Choked Up' Watching Late Carrie Fisher On Screen

Mark Hamill ''got really choked up'' watching the late Carrie Fisher on screen in 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.The 66-year-old actor - who plays Luke Skywalker - admits it was tough seeing his late co-star...

Mark Hamill Hasn't Come To Terms With Carrie Fisher's Death

Mark Hamill has thanked 'Star Wars' fans for helping him ''get through'' the days in the wake of Carrie Fisher's passing.The 66-year-old actor formed a close bond with the late actress - who passed away...

Andy Serkis: Carrie Fisher Left An 'Indelible Mark' On The World

Andy Serkis believes Carrie Fisher has left ''an indelible mark'' on the world in the wake of her passing.The iconic 'Star Wars' actress passed away in December last year at the age of 60, and...

Rian Johnson Working With Daisy Ridley Was A Huge Thrill

Rian Johnson ''leaned forward'' in his chair with excitement when he learned he had a female hero to direct in 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.The 43-year-old filmmaker has helmed the eighth instalment of the sci-fi...

Carrie Fisher's Dog Provides Emotional Support For Fans

Carrie Fisher's dog has been providing emotional support for her fans. The late 'Star Wars' actress' former assistant Corby McCoin - who now looks after her pet pooch Gary following the Hollywood star's death in...

Mark Hamill Feels 'Disconnected' From Luke Skywalker

Mark Hamill feels ''disconnected'' from his 'Star Wars' character Luke Skywalker, despite being synonymous with the role for 40 years.The 66-year-old actor has played the iconic hero in the sci-fi franchise since the first instalment...

Daisy Ridley Struggled To Master Her Lightsaber

Daisy Ridley has admitted that learning to wield a lightsaber for 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' was the ''hardest thing'' she has done as an actress.The 25-year-old British star reprises her role as Force-sensitive Rey...

Andy Serkis Says Supreme Leader Snoke Is More Powerful Than Darth Vader

Andy Serkis says Supreme Leader Snoke believes he is ''more powerful than Darth Vader''.The 53-year-old actor starred as the leader of the First Order in 2015's 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' and has reprised his...

Rian Johnson Wanted Star Wars: The Last Jedi To Be Emotional

Rian Johnson wanted 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' to be an ''emotional'' movie.The 43-year-old filmmaker has helmed the eighth instalment of the popular sci-fi franchise which sees the return of Mark Hamill as Jedi Master...

Laura Dern Thinks Star Wars: The Last Jedi Is Incredibly Relatable

Laura Dern thinks 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' offers an ''incredibly relatable'' portrayal of women.The 50-year-old actress is one of the newest stars to join the saga and portrays Vice Admiral Holdo in the eighth...

Mark Hamill Proud To Be Known As Luke Skywalker

Mark Hamill is ''proud'' to be known as Luke Skywalker.The 66-year-old actor - who has been married to Marilou Hamill since 1978 - portrayed the Jedi Master in the original 'Star Wars' trilogy and reprised...

Mark Hamill Was Surprised By Rian Johnson On Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Mark Hamill couldn't believe how ''amiable'' Rian Johnson was while filming 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.The 66-year-old legend is set to reprise his role as Jedi Master Luke Skywalker in the eighth instalment in the...

Carrie Fisher's Dog Has Star Wars Cameo

Carrie Fisher's beloved dog has a cameo in 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.The iconic actress shot some scenes as General Leia Organa in the upcoming movie before her tragic passing at the age of 60...

Mark Hamill Regrets Not Bonding With Billie Lourd

Mark Hamill ''regrets'' not spending more time with Billie Lourd when she was a child.The 66-year-old actor considers Billie - who is the daughter of the late Carrie Fisher, who passed away at the age...

John Boyega Wants Yoda Origin Story

John Boyega wants to see a Yoda origin story.The 25-year-old actor made his first outing as Stormtrooper-turned-Resistance fighter Finn in 2015's 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' and will reprise this role in 'The Last Jedi'.Recently...

Rian Johnson Encouraged To Find Personal Star Wars Story

Rian Johnson was ''actively encouraged'' to find a story that was ''personal'' to him for 'The Last Jedi' by Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy.The 43-year-old filmmaker has helmed the eighth instalment in the 'Star Wars' franchise...

Carrie Fisher Could Win A Grammy For Her Spoken Word Album

Hidden amongst all the main Grammy nominations is a nod to the late 'Star Wars' star Carrie Fisher, who could be looking at her first music award for her spoken word album 'The Princess Diarist'....

Special Star Wars Commemorative Note To Be Released

A unique commemorative note has been created to celebrate the release of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.The note - which will be available exclusively on ebay.co.uk - has been created using technology from British company...

Gwendoline Christie Inspired By Princess Leia

Gwendoline Christie was inspired by Princess Leia.The 39-year-old actress joined the 'Star Wars' franchise as villain Captain Phasma in 'The Force Awakens' back in 2015 and will reprise her role as the First Order stormtrooper...

Andy Serkis: The Last Jedi Is A Powerful And Emotional Story

Andy Serkis was blown away by 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' because it is such an ''emotional'' story.The 53-year-old actor plays Supreme Leader Snoke in the new trilogy in the sci-fi saga and will feature...

John Boyega Dubs Star Wars: The Last Jedi Very Messy

John Boyega claims 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' is an exploration of war and the effects it has on those involved.The 25-year-old actor made his debut as Stormtrooper-turned-Resistance fighter Finn in 2015's 'The Force Awakens'...

Mark Hamill: Life Isn't Easy Without Carrie Fisher

Mark Hamill has admitted his life ''has not been easy'' in the wake of Carrie Fisher's passing.The iconic actress passed away almost exactly one year ago on December 27 2016 at the age of 60,...

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