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First Clips Of 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' Reveal K-2so And Other Surprises

We are less than two weeks away from the release of the stand-alone 'Star Wars' movie 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' and now Disney have unveiled some exciting clips exploring the intense stress that...

Carrie Fisher: 'Electric Shock Therapy Got Rid Of My Depression For Good'

The controversial technique, also called electroconvulsive therapy (ECT), is a psychiatric treatment, during which seizures are induced in patients through electronic currents.Since 1976, it has been placed in the high risk Class III category of...

Felicity Jones Speaks Out On Gender Pay Gap In Hollywood

Hollywood star Felicity Jones has weighed into the debate around the gender inequality in the movie industry, saying that it should be an expectation that female stars get paid as much as their male counterparts.Speaking...

'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' Star Felicity Jones Felt 'Great Responsibility' To Be A Strong Role Model

Felicity Jones has opened up about the importance her character in 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' will have as a role model to young girls and women everywhere. The new movie - a spin-off...

J.j. Abrams Regrets Not Directing New Star Wars Movie

In 2015 sci-fi fans were treated to the first new Star Wars movie in 10 years, when The Force Awakens hit cinemas a decade after Revenge of the Sith.Stars like Daisy Ridley and John Boyega...

Donald Glover Cast As Lando Calrissian In Han Solo Movie

Donald Glover has been cast as the young Lando Calrissian in the as-yet—untitled Han Solo Star Wars movie, Lucasfilm has announced.The actor will star opposite Alden Ehrenreich, who has already been cast as Han Solo.Donald...

The Final Trailer For 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' Has Landed

The final trailer for 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' has arrived! We see Felicity Jones meet her new friends in the new clip, and discover that Mads Mikkelsen is a part of a very...

'Star Wars' Production Company Fined $2 Million Over Harrison Ford's Broken Leg

The UK-based movie production company Foodles, which was responsible for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, has been fined nearly $2 million for breaching health and safety legislation over the accident on set which crushed actor...

Mark Hamill Might Have Revealed A Major 'Star Wars' Plot Spoiler, Because Of His Beard

Mark Hamill may have accidentally revealed a significant Star Wars plot spoiler by making a revelation about his beard – (possible) spoiler alert below!The 64 year old actor filmed a short video of himself shaving...

R2-D2 Actor Kenny Baker Laid To Rest

The diminutive British star, who played R2-D2 in the film franchise, passed away, aged 83, on 13 August (16) after a long illness. Original Darth Vader David Prowse was among the mourners...

'Star Wars' Firm Admits Guilt Over Harrison Ford's On Set Injury

A London-based production company owned by Disney has pleaded guilty to two health and safety violations on the set of Star Wars: The Force Awakens which led to actor Harrison Ford breaking his leg. Ford...

'Conan' Explores Just How Funny The Han Solo Auditions Could Have Been

The role of a young Han Solo has got to have been the most coveted part known to Hollywood, even taking James Bond into account, so it's difficult to imagine what the auditions might have...

John Williams Greets Musical 'Star Wars' Fans Outside His Home

Celebrities and iconic popular figures have got to be used to elaborate fan moments occurring almost every day of their lives, but it's always heart-warming to see a little appreciation for it. John Williams proved...

'Star Wars: Episode 8' Director Rian Johnson Says He Took Inspiration From British War Movies

The Star Wars series may be set in a galaxy far, far away, but the inspiration for the film’s new director Rian Johnson comes from something rather more earthbound and old-fashioned – the grit and...

'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' Introduces A Host Of New Characters

'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' continues the adventures of a vast world left behind by George Lucas. Directed by Gareth Edwards, it's set to hit theaters in December with an all new cast, but...

New Han Solo Alden Ehrenreich Appears At Star Wars Celebration Europe

It's starting to feel real now; we get the first glimpse of what to expect from 'Star Wars: Episode VIII' and the Han Solo film according to the creators during Star Wars Celebration Europe in...

Mark Hamill The Secrecy Around 'Star Wars' Can Be "Intrusive And Annoying"

Mark Hamill kicked off 'Star Wars Celebration Europe' at London’s ExCel Centre on Friday (July 15) taking questions from fans and revealing what he could about the franchise. The actor of course couldn't give anything...

New Details Are Revealed About Darth Vader's Role In 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story'

Anticipation for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story reached new heights this week, when the first real details about the film were revealed by Entertainment Weekly. The biggest news to emerge was that it will...

Darth Vader Confirmed As Appearing In 'Star Wars: Rogue One'

Darth Vader has been confirmed as featuring in the upcoming Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, the prequel to 1977’s A New Hope. The news was confirmed on Tuesday's edition of ‘Good Morning America’, when...

Star Wars Tops Father's Day Film Survey

Just in time for Father's Day on Sunday (19Jun16), Fandango asked 1,000 dads what movie they would like to revisit with their children. The original Star Wars topped the list, followed by...

Chewbacca Mask Mom: Literally The Funniest 'Star Wars' Fan Ever [Video]

Sometimes in life you come across people that just have the most infectious personalities. As it happens, there are plenty of those around in the world of viral videos and, seeing as we've got 'Rogue...

Here's Everything We Know About The New Han Solo, Alden Ehrenreich

Alden Ehrenreich has been selected out of thousands of potential actors to play Han Solo in a forthcoming 'Star Wars' spin-off film featuring the character in his younger days. He'll be taking over from Harrison...

Dave Franco Describes Auditioning To Play Young Han Solo

The role of the young Han Solo in the upcoming Star Wars anthology film has got to be one of the most coveted parts in Hollywood for any young actor. But one name who’s gotten...

Alden Ehrenreich Now Outright Favourite To Play Young Han Solo

Alden Ehrenreich is now the favourite to portray the young Han Solo in the forthcoming Star Wars spin-off, according to new reports after Disney carried out screen tests on their favoured candidates.The 26 year old...

Ade Edmondson Reportedly Lands Role In 'Star Wars Episode Viii'

Ade Edmondson, star of classic TV comedies ‘Bottom’ and ‘The Young Ones’ has reportedly been cast in the next Star Wars movie, Episode VIII. The unlikely casting is said to have come after Ade made...

'Star Wars' Actor Adam Driver Says New Script Is "Really Great"

Adam Driver, the actor behind Star Wars: The Force Awakens' baddie Kylo Ren, has described the script for upcoming eighth movies as "really great" and has called the new director Rian Johnson as "intelligent".Speaking to...

Adam Driver Reveals Marines' Teasing

Before going into acting the Star Wars: the Force Awakens actor joined the Marines in 2001 and served his country for two years and eight months before being medically discharged. Adam's time...

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Steals The Show At 2016 Empire Awards

Just when you thought film awards season was over, the 2016 Jameson Empire Awards rolled in last night (March 20th 2016) to heap some much deserved praise on the epic of the year 'Star Wars:...

Taron Egerton Responds To Han Solo Rumours

He's in the headlines at the moment for portraying legendary UK ski-jumper Eddie the Eagle in the film of the same name, but it seems young Taron Egerton could be reaching new heights with his...

Alden, Jack And Taron! Meet The Three Actors In The Running To Play Young Han Solo

We could soon find out who will be playing the young Han Solo in the upcoming Star Wars spin-off movie scheduled for release in 2018. After a search that is said to have included more...

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