'Star Wars' News

Disney Completes Acquisition of LucasFilm and Star Wars: Episode VII

Between the exchange of stock shares and cash payments, the deal is valued at $4.06 billion.

Brian Gallagher

Luke Skywalker to Run Jedi Academy on Yavin 4 in Star Wars Episode VII

George Lucas shot the Rebel base in Tikal, Guatemala in Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope, although Disney plans on using a studio soundstage for this new movie.

Brian Gallagher

Samuel L. Jackson Wants Mace Windu to Return in Star Wars: Episode VII

The actor wants to reprise his Jedi master role from the prequel trilogy as a one-armed ghost.

Brian Gallagher

Star Wars: Episode VII Video Update #4 with George Lucas and Kathleen Kennedy

The Star Wars creator and LucasFilm CEO continue their in-depth chat about the future of this blockbuster franchise.

Brian Gallagher

George Lucas Doesn't Have Much to Do with Star Wars: Episode VII

The Star Wars creator reveals what his consultant role will comprise of for this upcoming sci-fi sequel.

Brian Gallagher

David Fincher and Jon Favreau Interested in Directing Star Wars: Episode VII

Michael Arndt is writing the screenplay for Disney's highly-anticipated sequel that takes us back to that galaxy far, far away.

Brian Gallagher

Is Seth Gordon the Director of Star Wars: Episode VII?

With a lot of big name directors passing on the project, Disney may now be thinking outside the box.

B. Alan Orange

EXCLUSIVE: Corey Feldman Eyes the Role of Han Solo's Son in Star Wars: Episode VII

The actor wants a part in the upcoming franchise sequel, saying fans want to see him play Harrison Ford's son.

B. Alan Orange

Lawrence Kasdan and Simon Kinberg May Write Star Wars Spin-Offs Instead of Sequels

Original trilogy star Mark Hamill still doesn't know if Luke Skywalker will return in Star Wars: Episode VII.

Brian Gallagher

Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith 3D Release Date Moves Up One Week

20th Century Fox is planning on releasing the 3D converted version of the film on October 4th, 2013.

Harout Harmanian

Star Wars: Episode VIII Eyes The Empire Strikes Back Writer Lawrence Kasdan

Star Wars: Episode IX to be written by X-Men: First Class scribe Simon Kinberg at the same time.

B. Alan Orange

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

Brad Bird Will Not Direct Star Wars: Episode VII

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

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

B. Alan Orange

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher