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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...

Jar Jar Binks' Fate Finally Revealed To 'Star Wars' Fans

The deeply annoying Jar Jar Binks has long stood as a cautionary tale in the movie industry, following his debut in Star Wars: The Phantom Menace nearly two decades ago.His bizarre accent and general buffoonery...

Fans Go Crazy For The Latest Star Wars The Last Jedi Picture

Star Wars: The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson has teased fans with a glimpse of the film’s opening crawl, days after the title was finally revealed. Johnson had been unable to complete work on the...

'Star Wars Episode Viii' Will Be Titled The Last Jedi

The title of the next chapter in the Star Wars saga has finally been revealed.The news was announced to fans in a tweet from the official Star Wars account, which read: “It’s official. STAR WARS:...

Carrie Fisher Will Not Be Digitally Re-created For Any Future 'Star Wars' Movies

LucasFilm has moved to dismiss widespread rumours concerning the future of Princess Leia’s character in the Star Wars universe following Carrie Fisher’s death, saying that CGI special effects will NOT be used to restore her...

Lucasfilm Is Not Planning To Digitally Recreate Carrie Fisher In Future 'Star Wars' Movies

Disney and Lucasfilm have denied reports they are negotiating with the estate of Carrie Fisher to digital recreate the actress’ image in future Star Wars movies.Earlier this week a report on BBC’s ‘Newsnight’ claimed that...

Woody Harrelson Added To 'Han Solo' Movie Cast

A major piece of casting news for Star Wars fans has been announced, as Woody Harrelson has signed on for a role in the upcoming stand-alone Han Solo movie.The directors of the as-yet-untitled movie, Phil...

George Lucas' Museum Of Narrative Art To Be Built In Los Angeles

George Lucas’ proposed Museum of Narrative Art will be located in Los Angeles, it has been confirmed, after a design put forward by the city won out over a rival concept from San Francisco.The legendary...

Petition Calls For Princess Leia To Be Made An Official Disney Princess

A little under a fortnight after the tragic death of Carrie Fisher, an online petition has sprung up to demand that her Star Wars character Princess Leia be made into an official Disney princess.Cody Christensen,...

Peter Mayhew Honours Carrie Fisher

Mayhew, who was the man in the Chewbacca suit, gathered with fans at The Marvelous Nerd Year's Eve Comic Con in Dallas on Saturday (31Dec16) to pay tribute to the actress, who passed...

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