Latest 'Star Wars 7' News

Robert Pattinson Wants to Play Jar Jar Binks in Star Wars: Episode VII

The Twilight star professes his love for the universally-hated George Lucas creation from Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace.

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Star Wars: Episode VII Video Update #3 with George Lucas and Kathleen Kennedy

The Star Wars creator and LucasFilm co-chairman continue with their third in-depth video conversation about the future of this heralded franchise.

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Lando Calrissian to Return in Star Wars: Episode VII

Billy Dee Williams' character from the original Star Wars trilogy is mentioned by name in writer Michael Ardnt's treatment.

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Brad Bird Will Not Direct Star Wars: Episode VII

The Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol director clears the air about directing this highly-anticipated sequel.

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Star Wars: Episode VII Narrows Its Search for a Director; Expect an Announcement Soon

Producer Frank Marshall and Director Joe Johnston speak out on the most highly-anticipated sequel of the 21st Century.

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Fourth Star Wars Trilogy to Possibly Revolve Around Darth Vader

While the upcoming Star Wars Episode VII will take place some time after Return of the Jedi, the following films might span Darth Vader's early years.

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J.J. Abrams and Jon Favreau Say No to Directing Star Wars: Episode VII

Both filmmakers expressed trepidation in taking on this highly-anticipated sequel for Disney Pictures and LucasFilm.

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Star Wars: Episode VII Confirms Screenwriter Michael Arndt

The Oscar-winning Little Miss Sunshine writer will tackle the latest installment of this franchise set in a galaxy far, far away.

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Star Wars: Episode VII Video Update from George Lucas and Kathleen Kennedy

The Star Wars creator and LucasFilm co-chairman offer tiny hints about where they are in the process of making this sci-fi sequel.

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Steven Spielberg and Quentin Tarantino Both Say No to Directing Star Wars: Episode VII

Quentin Tarantino does not want to make the Simon West version of Star Wars now that Disney controls the franchise.

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Steven Spielberg, J.J. Abrams, and Brad Bird Top Contenders for Star Wars: Episode VII; Zack Snyder Not Interested

Michael Arndt's 50-page treatment is going out to the biggest directors in Hollywood.

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Star Wars: Episode VII Gets 50-Page Treatment from Michael Arndt Featuring Han, Luke, and Leia

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire and Toy Story 3 screenwriter is the frontrunner for the most anticipated sequel on the planet.

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Matthew Vaughn Is the Best Choice for Star Wars: Episode VII Says Mark Millar

The comic book creator reveals that the filmmaker departed from X-Men: Days of Future Past to make an adaptation of the comic book Secret Service.

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Carrie Fisher Confirms She Wants Princess Leia in Star Wars: Episode VII!

The actress reveals that she would accept an offer to reprise her classic role in Disney's highly-anticipated sequel of the century.

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Star Wars: Episode VII Eyes Director Colin Trevorrow

The Safety Not Guaranteed filmmaker reportedly discussed the project months ago with George Lucas himself.

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Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, and Mark Hamill May Return for Star Wars: Episode VII!

An insider reveals the actors are 'upbeat' about the prospect of returning for the new sequel.

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Star Wars: Episode 7 Rumored to Get Director Matthew Vaughn

The X-Men: First Class director is said to be in early discussions, and this is why he dropped out of X-Men: Days of Future Past.

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Star Wars Episode 7 to Skip the Thrawn Trilogy for an Original Story

A LucasFilm insider says Disney has created new material for this upcoming trilogy, and it won't be based on Timothy Zahn's popular novels.

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Luke Skywalker May Return in Star Wars Episode 7; Mark Hamill Meets with George Lucas and Carrie Fisher About the New Trilogy!

The actor says he was surprised by the Disney news, and we may see Luke as a 40-year-old Jedi.

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George Lucas Talks About the Future of Star Wars Movies and a New Trilogy

The director sits down with producer Kathleen Kennedy to discuss Disney's plan to make another trilogy of Star Wars movies through their acquisition of LucasFilm.

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