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Early Reactions To 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Make Their Way Onto Social Media

Rian Johnson looks set to enjoy huge success with his upcoming 'Star Wars' movie, 'The Last Jedi'. Critics have been taking to their social media accounts after the embargo was lifted on them making their...

Daisy Ridley Warns Of Mental Health Dangers Of Social Media

Star Wars actor Daisy Ridley has spoken out about the dangers to mental health represented by social media, saying that she removed herself from several platforms after having found fame.The 25 year old star, who...

Daisy Ridley Rules Herself Out Of Future 'Star Wars' Films Beyond Episode 9

With the eighth instalment in the Star Wars franchise just around the corner and excitement building about the recently announced new trilogy, Daisy Ridley has revealed that she will very likely not be taking part...

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Could Open With $200 Million In North America

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' is already looking like it could be a major success in North America, with tracking services making an early prediction that the film will take in around $200 million across...

Rian Johnson Breaks Silence On Planned Fourth 'Star Wars' Trilogy

With the world about to be introduced to his take on the Star Wars universe in less than a month with The Last Jedi, director Rian Johnson has spoken for the first time about Disney’s...

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Is The Franchise's Longest Film To-date

The hype for new 'Star Wars' episodic instalment 'The Last Jedi' just continues to grow, and will do so even more now that director Rian Johnson has confirmed it will be the longest entry into...

Princes Harry And William Star Alongside Tom Hardy And Gary Barlow In 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'

Earlier this year, Gary Barlow revealed that he had shot a scene for 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'. Featuring as a Stormtrooper, fans won't really know when he's on screen, but it's been claimed now...

Disney Announces New 'Star Wars' Trilogy With Rian Johnson

Disney would appear to be extremely confident about Rian Johnson’s handling of the upcoming Star Wars movie The Last Jedi, revealing that they have green-lit a further trilogy of movies, entirely under the director’s aegis.The...

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Won't Answer "All The Questions"

When writer/director Rian Johnson joined 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi', legions of fans were immediately excited about what the filmmaker would bring to the world's biggest sci-fi franchise. Having already worked on such projects as...

Domhnall Gleeson Was Excited By Rian Johnson's Script For 'The Last Jedi'

After starring in the hugely successful The Force Awakens a couple of years ago, Star Wars actor Domhnall Gleeson has admitted that he only signed up to its sequel The Last Jedi after having been...

Colin Trevorrow Will No Longer Be Directing 'Star Wars: Episode Ix'

While we excitedly await the second film in the new 'Star Wars' sequel trilogy, some surprisingly news is unveiled about the production of its follow-up 'Star Wars: Episode IX'. It seems that director Colin Trevorrow...

Is Obi Wan Kenobi Set For A Spin-off 'Star Wars' Film?

A stand-alone film concerning the back-story of Obi Wan Kenobi is set to be added to the ever-expanding Star Wars universe, according to new reports.The Hollywood Reporter published an article on Thursday evening (August 17th)...

John Boyega Says Carrie Fisher Gets An "Amazing Send-off" In 'The Last Jedi'

Carrie Fisher’s iconic Princess Leia is to be given an “amazing send-off” in the character’s final Star Wars film The Last Jedi, according to co-star John Boyega.The young London-born actor, who plays Finn, revealed to...

Colin Trevorrow On The "Challenge" Of Creating 'Star Wars Episode Ix'

Despite his film being two years away, director Colin Trevorrow is already facing criticism because of the studio's chioce to have him in the Director's Chair for the ninth episode of the 'Star Wars' franchise....

Ron Howard To Step In To Direct Han Solo Movie

After the spin-off Han Solo movie was hit by the loss of its directors earlier this week, LucasFilm and Disney have acted quickly to fill the gap vacated by announcing Hollywood heavyweight Ron Howard as...

'Star Wars' Han Solo Spin-off Movie Loses Both Its Directors

The forthcoming Star Wars spin-off movie about Han Solo has been hit with the loss of its directors, Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, in the middle of production in what has been officially put down...

Lucasfilm Exec Hints Princess Leia Would Have Been The Focus Of 'Star Wars: Episode Ix'

Interviews with the cast and crew of the upcoming eighth Star Wars film, The Last Jedi, have revealed that the late Carrie Fisher would have been “at the forefront” of the next and final film.Kathleen...

Star Wars Day: Stephen Colbert Badly Explains The Film Series And It's Hilarious

Happy Star Wars Day one and all and, of course, May the fourth be with you. While fans eagerly get down to a serious movie marathon though, everyone else is wondering what on earth is...

Mark Hamill On 'Primal' Star Wars Storytelling

Mark Hamill opens up about the concepts and ideas within 'Star Wars' that made the film franchise so great and, indeed, so enduring. He is set to reprise his character of Luke Skywalker yet again...

Star Wars Get Togethers Are Like High School Reunions For George Lucas

This month's 'Star Wars' 40th anniversary was a real hit with everybody, and in the wake of that comes the official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'. But even now that George Lucas is...

'Star Wars: Episode Ix' Given Release Date

After a great deal of speculation, a release date has been confirmed for the ninth and final instalment in the Star Wars saga. Episode IX, currently without an official title, will hit cinemas on May...

John Boyega Reveals He Was Always Stopped For "Random Checks" When Flying To America

Star Wars breakout star John Boyega has revealed that he used to be stopped by American border officials for “random checks” every time he flew to the United States.The 25 year old star said that,...

Mark Hamill Admits Fans Could See Luke Skywalker Go Dark Side In 'The Last Jedi'

In four decades, the 'Star Wars' property has become one of the most popular on Earth. Now the most recognisable sci-fi franchise in existence, fans are gearing up for the release of the eighth movie...

Carrie Fisher Won't Be In 'Star Wars: Episode Ix'

The world was stung with another pair of jarring losses from the world of entertainment back in late December of 2016, when both Carrie Fisher passed away on December 27, with her mother Debbie Reynolds...

Carrie Fisher Will Appear In 'Star Wars: Episode Ix' Without Cgi

The late Carrie Fisher will appear as her iconic character Princess Leia in the ninth and final instalment of the Star Wars franchise, according to her brother.Todd Fisher said that he and Billie Lourd, Carrie’s...

Take That's Gary Barlow Confirms Cameo In 'The Last Jedi'

Gary Barlow has confirmed that he has a cameo role in the upcoming Star Wars film The Last Jedi.The Take That mainman is a huge Star Wars fan, and confirmed on ITV's Lorraine, Monday, that...

Woody Harrelson Reveals Details Of His 'Han Solo' Character

Details of plot points and character arcs for upcoming Star Wars projects are more closely guarded than most heads of state at this moment in time, but actor Woody Harrelson was able to release a...

John Boyega Slams Samuel L. Jackson Over Black British Actor Comments

In an interview with U.S. radio station Hot 97, the Pulp Fiction actor, 68, suggested that African-American actors rather than British ones should star in films set in the U.S. Star Wars...

Jj Abrams Touts Mark Hamill For An Oscar Next Year

Former Star Wars director JJ Abrams has claimed that Mark Hamill’s role in the upcoming The Last Jedi later this year will be of such a standard that he’ll be in line for an Oscar...

Han Solo And Company Pose In First Image From The Forthcoming 'Star Wars' Spin-off

The first image of the cast of the forthcoming Han Solo movie has arrived as principal photography for the movie finally gets underway. We see (almost) the full cast of the 'Star Wars' spin-off getting...

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