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Star Wars 8 Begins Shooting

Star Wars 8 Begins Shooting

Disney CEO Bob Iger has announced that production on Star Wars: Episode VIII is officially underway.

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Nien Nunb Will Return in Star Wars 8

Nien Nunb Will Return in Star Wars 8

Actor Mike Quinn had to cancel a Con convention so he can reprise his role in Star Wars: Episode 8.

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John Boyega Shows Off His Workout Routine for Star Wars 8

John Boyega Shows Off His Workout Routine for Star Wars 8

John Boyega shares a new photo as he gets his body in shape for Star Wars: Episode VIII.

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Captain Phasma Is in Star Wars 8

Captain Phasma Is in Star Wars 8

Gwendoline Christie confirms that her villainous character Captain Phasma will be back in Star Wars: Episode VIII, which starts production soon.

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Star Wars 8 Begins Filming Soon; Cast Teases Production Start

Star Wars 8 Begins Filming Soon; Cast Teases Production Start

Daisy Ridley, John Boyega and Carrie Fisher tease filming starts soon on Star Wars 8, which is set for release in late 2017.

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Avatar 2 Delayed; Won't Face Star Wars 8 at the Box Office

Avatar 2 Delayed; Won't Face Star Wars 8 at the Box Office

A new report claims James Cameron's Avatar 2 will not make its planned December 2017 date, meaning it won't face Star Wars 8 at the box office.

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Star Wars 8 Gets Delayed; New Release Date Announced

Star Wars 8 Gets Delayed; New Release Date Announced

Disney has pushed the highly-anticipated Star Wars: Episode VIII release, with Pirates of the Caribbean 5 taking it's previous slot.

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Star Wars 8 Rewrites to Include More Force Awakens Characters?

Star Wars 8 Rewrites to Include More Force Awakens Characters?

Production on Star Wars 8 has been pushed to February 2016 so Rian Johnson can rewrite the script to focus on Force Awakens characters.

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Star Wars 8 Is Much Darker Than The Force Awakens Says John Boyega

Star Wars 8 Is Much Darker Than The Force Awakens Says John Boyega

Finn will have a more physical role in Star Wars: Episode VIII, which is requiring John Boyega to work out more.

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Is You Know Who Still Alive in Star Wars 8?

Is You Know Who Still Alive in Star Wars 8?

A new casting report reveals that an iconic character who passed away in Star Wars: The Force Awakens may be back for Star Wars 8.

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Star Wars 8 Wants Dairy of a Teenage Girl Star Bel Powley?

Star Wars 8 Wants Dairy of a Teenage Girl Star Bel Powley?

A new rumor claims that Bel Powley is now being sought to take on the Star Wars 8 role once believed to belong to Gugu Mbatha-Raw.

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14 Secrets We Need Revealed in Star Wars 8

14 Secrets We Need Revealed in Star Wars 8

Now that Star Wars: The Force Awakens is behind us, we break down all of the secrets that need to be revealed in Star Wars: Episode VIII.

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Star Wars 8 Has Big Plans for This Force Awakens Villain

Star Wars 8 Has Big Plans for This Force Awakens Villain

One of the new villains in Star Wars: The Force Awakens will get a lot more screen time in the summer of 2017.

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Did Star Wars 8 Cast Gugu Mbatha-Raw?

Did Star Wars 8 Cast Gugu Mbatha-Raw?

One report claims that Gugu Mbatha-Raw is expected to join the cast of Star Wars: Episode VIII, while another source claims she's off the project.

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Star Wars 8 Is Its Own Weird Thing Says Lawrence Kasdan

Star Wars 8 Is Its Own Weird Thing Says Lawrence Kasdan

Screenwriter Lawrence Kasdan hints Star Wars 8 won't be like anything fans have seen before, while teasing the Han Solo spinoff.

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This Force Awakens Character Will Return in Star Wars 8

This Force Awakens Character Will Return in Star Wars 8

LucasFilm boss Kathleen Kennedy confirms that one of the new lead characters in Star Wars: The Force Awakens has a big future in upcoming movies.

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Mark Hamill Confirms Luke Skywalker's Return in Star Wars 8

Mark Hamill Confirms Luke Skywalker's Return in Star Wars 8

Master Jedi Luke Skywalker will return with his beard intact for Star Wars: Episode VIII, with some scenes already shot.

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New Force Awakens Photos, Abrams Talks Star Wars 8 Connection

New Force Awakens Photos, Abrams Talks Star Wars 8 Connection

J.J. Abrams teases that Star Wars: Episode VIII director Rian Johnson is telling his own story, but it will connect to The Force Awakens.

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Star Wars 8 Wants Gugu Mbatha-Raw for One of Two Female Leads?

Star Wars 8 Wants Gugu Mbatha-Raw for One of Two Female Leads?

A new report claims that there are two female lead roles for Star Wars 8, with Gugu Mbatha-Raw revealed as one of the contenders.

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Star Wars 8: Is Hayden Christensen Returning as Darth Vader?

Star Wars 8: Is Hayden Christensen Returning as Darth Vader?

A new rumor claims Hayden Christensen is shooting scenes for Star Wars 8, while the Darth Vader costume has arrived on the Rogue One set.

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