Star Wars The Force Awakens At Comic Con

Star Wars The Force Awakens predictably stole the show at San Diego Comic Con by unveiling it’s new and returning cast alongside previously unseen behind the scenes footage. It’s clear to everyone that the force is strong with this one and that it remains on track to break every box office record imaginable in the [...]

Rian Johnson Directs Star Wars Episode 8 & 9

Looper and Brick Director Rian Johnson will apparently take over from J.J. Abrams to write and direct the next two chapters of Dinsey’s new Star Wars Trilogy. The acclaimed director will reportedly be taking responsibility for both Episodes VIII and XI. The news was seemingly confirmed in the most amusing and subtle way by Johnson [...]

Adam Driver set for Star Wars Episode VII

Girls star Adam Driver is reportedly in an advance stage of negotiations to join the cast of Star Wars Episode VII. Variety is reporting that “a deal should be finalized in the coming days” with the HBO star close to signing on subject to scheduling and other final negotiations. Most significantly Driver looks set to [...]

Gary Oldman Admits Star Wars Talks

In the latest in the endless stream of Star Wars Episode VII casting rumors Gary Oldman has admitted that he’s been approached about joining the cast of J.J. Abrams film. Talking to sky movies the actor responded to whether he’d follow up his work on massive franchises like Batman & Harry Potter by getting involved [...]

Jonathan Rhys Meyers Might Star In Star Wars

Jonathan Rhys Meyers reportedly has a part already confirmed for the next chapter in the Star Wars saga. The Tudors and Match Point star will apparently reunite with his Mission Impossible III director J.J. Abrams to join the cast of  Star Wars Episode VII. If true he would join stars of the original series Harrison Ford, [...]

Star Wars Episode VII UK Production Announced

Lucasfilm have officially announced plans for the production of Star Wars Episode VII to take place in the UK. All six of the previous films in the series were produced at least in part at renowned UK studios like Elstree, Shepperton, Leavesden, Ealing and Pinewood.  Set for a 2015 release the first of many new [...]

Star Wars Episodes VIII And IX Get Writers

Having recently secured the services of Toy Story 3 writer Michael Arndt to write the seventh chapter in the Star Wars Saga, Disney has now reportedly found writers for both Episodes eight and nine as well. Simon Kinberg and Lawrence Kasdan have reportedly both signed on to help complete the rest of Disney’s new Star Wars [...]

Disney Plan Several Star Wars Films A Year

Disney’s multibillion dollar acquisition of Lucasfilm and the Star Wars franchise was followed swiftly by news that the first of a new trilogy of space adventures would be in cinemas by summer 2015. But as the hunt intensifies for a director for Episode VII news is emerging that Disney already has even more ambitious plans [...]

Disney Making New Star Wars Trilogy

The Walt Disney Company has sensationally announced the acquisition of Lucasfilm Ltd in exchange for $4.05 billion in cash and stocks. Disney has also confirmed that they will immediately start work on extending the Star Wars saga beginning with a new trilogy of films for Episodes 7, 8 and 9. The sensational move by Disney [...]

Happy Star Wars Day

May 4th is officially Star Wars Day, a time to celebrate and greet your fellow Jedi with the immortal words “May the Fourth be With You”. Bizarrely we have Margaret Thatcher to thank for the origins of the delightful force based pun. On May 4th 1979 when she was elected as Britain’s first woman prime [...]