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Rian Johnson To Write/direct "Star Wars: Episode Viii." Is This A Good Thing?

Now that director Rian Johnson has officially been named as Disney’s Star Wars: Episode VIII writer and director of choice, let’s take a look at his sci-fi and fantasy credentials. Johnson, 40, first came...

Star Wars Cast 'Livid' Over Harrison Ford Accident

The cast of 'Star Wars: Episode VII' are reportedly ''livid'' with film makers over Harrison Ford's injuries.The 71-year-old actor was airlifted to John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford after he was crushed by a hydraulic door...

Star Wars Spin-off To Be Filmed In England

The first 'Star Wars' spin-off film will be made in England.The movie - which will be helmed by 'Godzilla' director Gareth Edwards - will be filmed at the Pinewood Studios in Buckinghamshire next year, it's...

Harrison Ford Wanted Killing Off In Empire Strikes Back

George Lucas claims Harrison Ford wanted his character to be killed off during 'The Empire Strikes Back'.The 70-year-old director - who created the 'Star Wars' franchise - admitted the actor pleaded for his character, Hans...

Jj Abrams Reacts To 'Star Wars Vii' Millennium Falcon Leak...But Not How You’D Expect

With a movie as large and far-reaching as the new Star Wars, Episode VII, it was always going to be impossible to stop certain juicy details from leaking to the eager fanbase. Director JJ Abrams...

Millennium Falcon Photos From 'Star Wars 7' Set Leak: Could It Be?

We have been given our first look at the brand new Millennium Falcon that is being built for the upcoming Star Wars: Episode VII, thanks to an alleged photo leak TMZ has published. The new...

At Last! Lupita Nyong'o Confirmed For Star Wars Vii Cast With Gwendoline Christie

Lupita Nyong'o and Gwendoline Christie have finally been added to the cast of Star Wars: Episode VII. It has been rumoured for some time that 12 Years a Slave star Lupita had been picked for...

Is 'Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back' Truly The Greatest Film Of All Time?

It may come as a bit of a surprise to hear that Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back has been voted Empire Magazine's greatest movie of all time. The new poll, which included 250,000 film...

Courtney Love Wants To Act Not Rock

Courtney Love wants to focus on acting now instead of music.The 49-year-old rock star, who had some critically acclaimed roles in 'Man on the Moon' and 'The People vs Larry Flynt', is eager to make...

Carrie Fisher Slims Down For Star Wars

Actress Carrie Fisher has reportedly lost 35 pounds (15.8 kilograms) so she will look her best as Princess Leia in the new Star Wars movie.The veteran, who was a teenager when she first played Leia...

Carrie Fisher: Star Wars Cast Looked A Little Melted

Carrie Fisher says the original 'Star Wars' cast looked ''a little melted'' when they met ahead of shooting on 'Episode VII'.The 57-year-old actress reprises her role as Princess Leia in the blockbuster sequel alongside alongside...

Star Wars Episode Vii: The Old Crew Are Back And Looking Melted, Says Carrie Fisher

It might be age, it might be the strong Abu Dhabi sun, but Carrie Fisher thinks her old Star Wars cohorts are looking melted. Still, she was quick to point out how happy she was...

Carrie Fisher: Reuniting With The Star Wars Gang For Episode Vii Is "Unique"

Carrie Fisher is one of the old guard returning to Star Wars for J.J. Abram’s Episode VII, and she’s spoken of her delight at the gang getting back together, claiming that every old movie should...

Carrie Fisher: 'I'll Get Princess Leia Right This Time'

Carrie Fisher is determined to get her Star Wars heroine Princess Leia "right this time" when she reprises the character for J.J. Abrams' Episode Vii.The actress has regrouped with Harrison Ford and Mark Hamill for...

Gareth Edwards To Direct Star Wars Spin-off

Gareth Edwards will direct the first 'Star Wars' spin-off.The 'Godzilla' director will helm the first of the standalone films, each of which will focus on an individual character from the film franchise, while 'The Book...

Star Wars Fans Chance To Appear In Episode Vii

Star Wars' fans can win a chance to appear in Episode VII.Director J.J. Abrams is backing Star Wars: Force for Change, a campaign which will raise funds and awareness for the United Nations Children's Fund's...

Jj Abrams To 'Star Wars: Episode Vi' Cast & Crew: "Let's Give 'Em Something Great"

J.J. Abrams has written to the cast and crew of Star Wars: Episode VII, encouraging them in the production began shooting last Friday (16th May) in London.J.J. Abrams is directly Star Wars Episode VII.Abrams sent...

Carrie Fisher, 35 Pounds Lighter, Is Keeping Mum About ‘Star Wars Vii’ But Her Mother Certainly Isn’T!

Carrie Fisher was asked to lose 35 pounds, approximately 2.5 stone, for her upcoming role in Star Wars VII. The actress best known for her iconic role as Princess Leia revealed whilst attending an event...

Carrie Fisher On 'Star Wars: Episode Vii': "They Hired Me Minus 35 Pounds"

Tom Hanks, Matthew McConaughey and Christian Bale have all shed pounds in a dangerously small amount of time in the name of art. But you rarely hear of women doing the same thing for a...

Carrie Fisher Lost 35 Pounds To Prepare For Shooting 'Star Wars Episode Vii'

Carrie Fisher had to make some serious changes before reprises her iconic role as Princess Leia.The 57 year-old actress is returning to shoot the highly anticipated 'Star Wars Episode 7' 35 pounds lighter, as she...

Filming Begins On Star Wars: Episode Vii

Filming has begun on 'Star Wars: Episode VII'.After months of anticipation, J.J Abrams' new instalment of the legendary sci-fi movie franchise has started shooting in Abu Dhabi today (16.05.14).Filming will then continue at Pinewood Studios...

'Star Wars Episode 7' Titled "The Ancient Fear", First Images Of Chewbacca

Harry Knowles, the reliable and respected movie man at Ain't It Cool News, is quoting a source as saying JJ Abrams' new Star Wars movie is titled The Ancient Fear. Harry says his insider told...

A Week In News: 'Star Wars' Cast Assemble, Lostprophets Regroup, George Clooney Commits

'Star Wars VII': "Raahhgh uughguughhaahnr wrrhwrwwh!" - that's Wookiee for "That new Star Wars cast is dope, yo!" Star Wars fans of all ages were given a shot of sweaty-palmed anticipation this week when the...

A Week In Movies: Star Wars Cast Announced, Festivals Bring Out Stars In London And New York While Efron And Rogen Hit L.a

Of course the biggest movie news this week was the official announcement that Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher will be back for Star Wars Episode VII, along with the performers behind C-3PO, R2-D2...

Domhnall Gleeson Still Coming To Terms With Star Wars Role

Domhnall Gleeson is still ''coming to terms'' with being cast in 'Star Wars Episode VII'.The 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows' actor joins Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew and Kenny...

First Cast Photos Amps Up The Hype For "Star Wars: Episode Vii"

Now that the official Star Wars: Episode VII cast has been revealed (thee whole women, the production team have really outdone themselves this time) it’s time for the constant, non-stop barrage of on-set material to...

Who Is Newest 'Star Wars: Episode Vii' Cast Member, Oscar Isaac?

If Star Wars: Episode VII were any more shrouded in mystery we wouldn’t even know it was being made. Thankfully, a few small details are trickling through JJ Abrams privacy forcefield and we’re beginning to...

Forget Ford, Hamill - Who Will Max Von Sydow Play In Star Wars Episode Vii?

We almost choked on our coffee when an image from the Star Wars Episode VII script read-through hit Star Wars.com on Tuesday evening (April 29, 2014). The black-and-white photograph showed Harrison Ford and Mark Hamill...

Star Wars Cast Announced

The 'Star Wars: Episode VII' cast has been officially announced.Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew and Kenny Baker will all return to the franchise, while as previously rumoured, John Boyega, Adam...

With The "Episode Vii" Cast, Jj Abrams Is Banking On Emerging Young Talent As Well As Franchise Veterans

Star Wars nerds, this is your time – the full cast of J.J. Abrams’ Episode VII has been announced and, while some suspicions were confirmed, there are a few new faces to look forward to....

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