Latest Star Wars News

So Is Benedict Cumberbatch Making An Appearance In ‘Star Wars Episode Vii’?

By Stephanie Chase | 25th October 2014

It’s the Star Wars rumour that won't go away so let's ask again, can we really expect to see Benedict Cumberbatch in the upcoming Episode VII? Well if you’d asked us a few months...

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George Lucas Rips Into Hollywood Studios, "They Didn't Know Anything"

By Michael West | 20th October 2014

George Lucas says he still believes studios are the biggest problem in the movie business today, claiming the major corporations are not capable of nurturing genuine talent.George Lucas says Hollywood studios are still the main...

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Anthony Daniels Assures Fans C-3po Will Not Be Cgi In ‘Star Wars: Episode Vii’

By Stephanie Chase | 20th September 2014

Anthony Daniels, the actor who has appeared as C-3PO in all six Star Wars films, has confirmed that no CGI will be used for his character in JJ Abrams upcoming Episode VII. The actor, who...

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'Game Of Thrones' Actor Cast In 'Star Wars: Episode Vii''

By Michael West | 2nd September 2014

The actor Miltos Yerolemou, the best known for playing swordsman Syrio Forel in HBO's 'Game of Thrones' series, has joined the cast of Disney's 'Star Wars: Episode VII'. Yerolemou has played numerous parts involving sword-fighting...

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Disney And Lucasfilm Team Up Again For 'Star Wars' Game

By Ed Biggs | 21st August 2014

Lucasfilm and Disney have teamed up once more, this time for a tablet-based computer game entitled Star Wars: Commander. The new game was released on iPhone and iPad today, with versions for other devices to...

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Rian Johnson Confirms Star Wars Episode Vii Will Focus On Physical Effects Over Cgi

By Lenny Barksdale | 19th August 2014

As expected, the upcoming Star Wars Episode VII reboot will feature more of what made the original movies smash hits and less on what made the more contemporary ones such duds. The first cast photo...

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Star Wars Rumour Round Up: Villains, Robot Hands, Han Solo's Wardrobe

By Hannah Woodhead | 16th August 2014

J.J Abrams is known for keeping details of his projects top secret for as long as possible, and alongside LucasFilm, details about the new Star Wars film have been pretty thin on the ground lately....

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'Star Wars: Episode Vii' Getting Back On Track This Month

By Lenny Barksdale | 14th August 2014

Star Wars Episode VII is set to resume filming later on this month following Harrison Ford’s injury on set back in June. The legendary star is reprising his iconic role of Han Solo for the...

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'Star Wars: Episode Vii' Back On Track After Harrison Ford's Injury

By Michael West | 13th August 2014

Star Wars: Episode VII is due to resume filming this month following a brief hiatus to allow Harrison Ford to recover from the leg injury that he suffered on set in June. Ford - who...

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'Star Wars: Rebels' Unveils Preview Trailer For New Animated Series

By Ed Biggs | 6th August 2014

Disney and Lucasfilm have released a seven minute preview of the new animated series 'Star Wars: Rebels' ahead of its premiere in October.The clip, acting as a sort of extended teaser, is set on the...

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Star Wars: Episode Vii Being Shot On Remote Island

By Ed Biggs | 29th July 2014

The cast and crew of the new Star Wars film have descended upon a remote island off the south-western coast of Ireland to shoot a part of the project.JJ Abrams is directing the new Star...

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Star Wars Episode Vii: J.j. Abrams Performs An X-wing Ship Tease While Plot Rumors Abound

By Jack de Aguilar | 22nd July 2014

J.J. Abrams has been incrementally dripping visual information regarding the upcoming reboot, Star Wars: Episode VII; we’ve had a glimpse at a bustling Tattooine marketplace and a chess table from the Millennium Falcon. Now, while...

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Star Wars: Episode Vii Plot Leak, Or Luke Skywalker's Severed Hand

By Michael West | 21st July 2014

A Star Wars Episode 7 plot leak, from the usually reliable Badass Digest, has thrown the Universe into disarray this weekend. We're still treating this as a rumour, but if you're totally against hearing anything...

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Who Will Christina Chong Play In 'Star Wars: Episode Vii'?

By Michael West | 19th July 2014

Actress Christina Chong, probably best known for 24: Live Another Day, has signed on for a small role in JJ Abrams' 'Star Wars: Episode 7', according to Latino Review. Chong's previous credits include Madonna's W.E.Her...

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Kevin Smith's Star Wars Episode Vii Set Visit: We Now Know About Stormtroopers

By Jack de Aguilar | 3rd July 2014

While Star Wars: Episode VII without Stormtroopers would have been difficult to stomach; Kevin Smith’s recent visit to the set has all but confirmed their existence in the new movie.Smith posted a selfie in which...

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No 'Star Wars Episode Vii' News Means Kevin Smith Takes Centre Stage

By Jack de Aguilar | 1st July 2014

Star Wars Episode VII has done a pretty good job of churning out fairly newsworthy stuff since it was announced following Disney’s acquisition of LucasFilm and everything related to a galaxy far, far away.Yes, ‘this...

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May The Force Be With Him! But Who Is Star Wars Episode Viii Director Rian Johnson?

By Stephanie Chase | 24th June 2014

In the latest round of Star Wars news, Rian Johnson is said to be directing Episode VIII, ie the one that comes after the one that JJ Abrams is currently filming. According to Deadline the...

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This Headline Has Tom Cruise And Star Wars In It. So...

By Jack de Aguilar | 23rd June 2014

We’ve been privy to some pretty outlandish rumours surrounding the upcoming sci-fi reboot, but Tom Cruise for Star Wars Episode VII is the best one yet. The Mission Impossible actor has reportedly spoken to director...

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5 Things We Didn't Know About Lupita Nyong'o Before Her Vogue Cover

By Elinor Cosgrave | 22nd June 2014

Lupita Nyong'o has graced the cover of Vogue for the fashion bible's July cover. The 31-year-old actress looked and sounded fantastic in the pictures and accompanying interview. The relative newcomer to our screens stole our...

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What You Need To Know About Rian Johnson's Star Wars Appointment

By Jack de Aguilar | 21st June 2014

We don’t get many leftfield directorial appointments in the world of movies, so Rian Johnson’s Star Wars nod really is something to savour. Johnson will direct Star Wars Episode VIII, and word on the street...

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Rian Johnson Set To Direct 'Star Wars: Episode Viii' & 'Star Wars: Episode Ix'

By Nick Hill | 21st June 2014

The forthcoming 'Star Wars' trilogy may have just found its next director.Lucasfilm have apparently approached filmmaker Rian John to write and direct 'Star Wars: Episode VII' and 'Star Wars: Episode IX,' Deadline reports.The 40 year-old...

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Pinewood Studios - The New Home Of 'Star Wars' - To Double In Size

By Michael West | 19th June 2014

Pinewood-Shepperton, the studios behind Maleficent, Guardians of the Galaxy and the new Star Wars movies, have been granted permission to double in size with a £200 million project. The increase in capacity will see new...

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'Star Wars Episode Vii' Rumours - Will "Jedi-hunters" Be The Villains?

By Elinor Cosgrave | 17th June 2014

The plot of Star Wars is already being widely discussed despite the producers' attempts to keep the story line under wraps. Rumours are flying amuck about the possible plot and some of them are originating...

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Harrison Ford To Be Shot From “Waist Up” For Star Wars: Episode Vii?

By Michael West | 16th June 2014

Harrison Ford’s son, Ben Ford, has speculated that his father could be shot from the waist up for Star Wars: Episode VII whilst he recuperates from an injured ankle. The 71-year-old, who plays Han Solo...

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Star Wars Spin-off To Be Filmed In London, Announces Chancellor George Osborne

By Jack de Aguilar | 11th June 2014

Chancellor George Osborne is excited about a new Star Wars spin-off, but not in the same way sci-fi geeks are. In fact, he announced the news that it would be filmed in the U.K via...

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Star Wars Episode Vii Adds Feminine Touch To Predominantly Male Cast With Nyong'o, Christie

By Jack de Aguilar | 3rd June 2014

The Star Wars Episode VII cast is growing still with Lupita Nyong’o and Gwendoline Christie added. No details have been given on their characters yet, but the move does remedy some of the criticisms that...

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Looking For The Star Wars Set Photos? Step Inside Our Office.

By Michael West | 2nd June 2014

The first Star Wars set photos have leaked online and are doing a pretty decent job of sending fans into a frenzy whilst simultaneously leaving them downright confused. The pesky guys at have gotten...

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Everything You Need To Know About Christopher Lee's Metal Covers Album

By George Percival | 2nd June 2014

He’s been the evil wizard Saruman in one of the biggest grossing blockbuster franchises of all time. He’s played Dracula on almost a dozen occasions, a bond villain and a Sith Lord and he has...

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The Empire Strikes Back: Movie Magazine Names Star Wars V The Best Film Ever

By Jack de Aguilar | 2nd June 2014

Empire Magazine has named Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back as the best movie of all time after 250,000 avid film fans adopted their democratic right to vote.Of course, the conspiracy theorists amongst you will...

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Are We Happy With Gareth Edwards Directing The Star Wars Spin-off? [Poll]

By Jack de Aguilar | 23rd May 2014

Gareth Edwards can’t complain. Having steered the Godzilla franchise towards box office domination and attracting sequel attention from Warner Bros. and Lionsgate, he’s been tapped to direct the first Star Wars spin-off film since Disney...

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