Tag: Star Wars

This casting news just got us a lot more excited about ‘The Mandalorian’ Star Wars spinoff

Even with what little we knew already about The Mandalorian, a live-action Star Wars spinoff series coming to the Disney+ streaming video service that’s launching next year, it definitely sounds like the kind of thing fans of a certain galaxy far, far away will want to check out as soon as it arrives. The story […]

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Disney’s big Millennium Falcon ride faces a classic game design problem: balancing difficulty

Disney is working on one of the biggest projects in its theme park history. Galaxy Edge is the Star Wars-themed land that’s coming to Disneyland Park in Anaheim, California next summer, with the Walt Disney World version opening at the resort’s Disney’s Hollywood Studios park in Orlando, Florida that winter. One […]

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Jon Favreau shares details about his ‘Star Wars’ TV show, ‘The Mandalorian’

Between the unfavorable critical reaction to Solo: A Star Wars Story and the endless controversies surrounding Star Wars: The Last Jedi, the Star Wars movie franchise is in a surprisingly dicey position. A report in June suggested that future Star Wars spinoff movies were being put on hold after Solo failed to break through at […]

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AR Stickers v1.3 reduces app size to 8.6MB by making Star Wars and Stranger Things packs optional [APK Download]

AR Stickers launched with a handful of sticker packs, all of which were included in the main app’s download. Over time, however, Google kept making each pack separate apps that you’d have to download to use, leaving ‘Star Wars’ and ‘Stranger Things’ as the only pre-installed ones. Now, Google has spun those two off as […]

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AR Stickers v1.3 reduces app size by 86% by making Star Wars and Stranger Things packs optional [APK Download]

AR Stickers launched with a handful of sticker packs, all of which were included in the main app’s download. Over time, however, Google kept making each pack separate apps that you’d have to download to use, leaving ‘Star Wars’ and ‘Stranger Things’ as the only pre-installed ones. Now, Google has spun those two off as […]

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Mark Hamill, aware of how much Han Solo’s jacket is going for, tries to sell his pants on Jimmy Kimmel

[embedded content] Upon hearing that Han Solo’s jacket from The Empire Strikes Back is up for sale for a mild $1.3 million, Mark Hamill made a surprise appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live! to hawk off his pants. He’s only asking for $100,000, which is a relative bargain compared to other Star Wars memorabilia that’s on […]

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Disney Has Seller’s Remorse Over ‘Star Wars’ Broadcast Rights and Wants Them Back

Perhaps unsurprisingly, Disney is reportedly starting to regret selling its Star Wars TV rights to Turner Broadcasting, which can air the movies on TBS and TNT until 2024, and instead wants to keep them for its own streaming video service. According to Bloomberg, despite the private talks, details have leaked about the Mouse House making […]

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Jedi Council: What Will Leia’s Role Be in ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’?

[embedded content] On today’s Jedi Council, Kristian Harloff, Ken Napzok, and Emma Fyffe discuss the following: Disney and Lucasfilm released the cast list for Star Wars: Episode IX which officially included the return of Mark Hamill, Billy Dee Williams, and Carrie Fisher. What does the Disney/Fox merger mean for Avatar and Star Wars franchises? The […]

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J.J. Abrams remembers Carrie Fisher as cameras roll for ‘Episode IX’

Filming is officially underway on Star Wars Episode IX, with director J.J. Abrams returning to the helm. Abrams tweeted about the start of filming with a special mention of Carrie Fisher, whose untimely death in 2016 incontrovertibly impacted the series and its future. Fans received a surprise in July when Fisher’s name appeared in the […]

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Justin Theroux on ‘The Spy Who Dumped Me’, Playing a Secret Agent, and ‘The Last Jedi’ Backlash

[embedded content] – When you sit down to watch The Spy Who Dumped Me—an action-comedy top-lined by two very funny women, Kate McKinnon and Mila Kunis—you might be surprised that the opening scene is less jokes and more Justin Theroux kicking all kinds of ass, giving Tom Cruise a literal run for his money in a […]

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Mark Hamill Shared His Feelings On Making ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’ Without Carrie Fisher

Lucasfilm After the untimely passing of Carrie Fisher in 2016, Star Wars fans wondered whether Princess-turned-General Leia Organa would appear in Episode IX (which begins filming this week). It turns out, she will, using previously unreleased footage from The Force Awakens. “We desperately loved Carrie Fisher,” director J.J. Abrams said. “Finding a truly satisfying conclusion […]

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Kevin Smith Teases The ‘Most Massive’ Project Of His Career: ‘It Would Be The Biggest Budgeted Anything I’ve Ever Done’

Getty Image Cop Out was Kevin Smith’s highest budget film up to this point in his career, coming in around $45 million. It was an experience that didn’t work out too well according to his many stories about the shoot, but that isn’t because of the budget, of course. Not Smith is working harder than […]

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Mark Hamill shared a nice post about Carrie Fisher in Star Wars and now we’re crying again

Image: Araya Diaz/Getty Images for The Midnight Mission By Adam Rosenberg2018-07-29 20:38:10 UTC Carrie Fisher has one, last ride to take in a galaxy far, far away and her big screen bro, Mark Hamill, is just as broken up about it as the rest of us. Star Wars fans the world over greeted Friday’s news […]

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‘Star Wars’ fans are already crying over seeing their princess one last time

Help us, Carrie Fisher. You’re our only hope. The recent cast announcement for Star Wars Episode IX contained a wonderful surprise: Carrie Fisher will reprise her role as Princess-turned-General Leia Organa one last time, despite the fact that she died in 2016. Fans are weeping in both mourning and celebration at the prospect of once […]

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