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  1. After plane crash, Harrison Ford to narrate aviation documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Times) Harrison Ford as Han Solo, right, with Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia and Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in "Star Wars." Ford plays the smuggler turned reluctant hero in the original trilogy of films by George Lucas and returns to the role in ...


  2. 'Star Wars: Battlefront' Video Game to Debut at 'Celebration' EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Hollywood Reporter

    Announced a long, long time ago , Star Wars: Battlefront - the latest installment in a series of videogames that will allow players to experience the battles from George Lucas ' famous space opera series for themselves - will finally be unveiled to the public next month as part of Star Wars Celebration in Anaheim, CA. The announcement came in a blog post on publisher Electronic Arts' website , noting that developers "could not think of a better or more appropriate place to debut the game officially for the first time than the premier event that celebrates the Star Wars universe and the legions of fans who have fallen in love with it."


  3. Books-A-Million Sweepstakes Winner Will Attend Star Wars CelebrationRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Business Wire

    The winner of Books-A-Million's Star Wars Celebration sweepstakes will receive a trip for two to Anaheim, California from April 16-19 to take part in what will be one of the largest Star Wars festivals ever )--Books-A-Million is sending two Star Wars fans to Anaheim, California to take part in one of the largest Star Wars fan festivals ever. The 2015 Star Wars Celebration is being held at the Anaheim Convention Center from April 16-19 and Books-A-Million is providing tickets to all four days of the event, airfare, and hotel accommodations through its Star Wars Celebration sweepstakes for the winner and a guest.


  4. Greedo Catfish Has a Certain Bug-Eyed 'Star Wars' LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | News Max

    A bug-eyed, puckered-mouth catfish has become a movie star, sort of, because it resembles the "Star Wars" bounty hunter Greedo who Hans Solo knocks off in the original 1977 movie. The previously unknown catfish species, with large dark eyes and protruding bristles, was first found by researchers in the Gurupi River in Brazil in 1998, according to CNN , some 21 years after Greedo confronted Harrison Ford's character in the movie while attempting to collect a debt for Jabba the Hut.


  5. Scoop: the Flash on the CW - Thursday, April 9, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 |

    ... Kai Yu Wu (#116). Original airdate 3/24/2015. "Tricksters" - (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, V) (HDTV) MARK HAMILL ("STAR WARS") REPRISES HIS ROLE AS THE TRICKSTER - A COPYCAT killer who goes by the name "The Trickster" (guest star Devon Graye) starts ...


  6. Rudy Ramos at The High Chaparral reunionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 |

    ... because Mark and Rudy worked together in an episode of the television show Paris,with the voice of Darth Vader in Star Wars, the amazing actor, James Earl Jones . Mark and Rudy got along great. Rudy was born and raised in Lawton, Oklahoma, which ...


  7. Spartacus star headed to Comic-conRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 |

    ... Pippin, one of the four hobbits in the Peter Jackson's Lord of the Rings trilogy; Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca from the Star Wars films; Billie Piper, of Doctor Who fame; Nichelle Nichols, who is best known for her role as Communications Officer Lt. ...


  8. Oscar Isaac's uncle made T-shirts when his nephew landed Star Wars VIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Daily Mail

    'He's a huge fan!': Star Wars VII actor Oscar Isaac reveals his uncle made T-shirts when he learned his nephew would be working on the sci-fi film And while Oscar Isaac was excited to land the part of the X-wing pilot, rumoured to be the son of Harrison Ford's Hans Solo, it seems one of his family members was even more excited. 'My uncle was a huge fan,' the 35-year-old revealed in a cover interview with the latest edition of Details magazine.


  9. The Star Wars 9 Director May Be a Familiar FaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Film School Rejects

    Here's a Star Wars rumor that will likely surprise no one: Latino Review reports that J.J. Abrams is the frontrunner to direct Star Wars: Episode IX , the next next entry into the venerable franchise and the last feature in the new trilogy. The site shares that "there are enough conversations about J.J. Abrams returning to direct Episode IX that we've been able to independently verify it four times that his name is the front-runner for the last trilogy installment and the movie isn't due until 2019, but maybe the Disney process doesn't clash with the Mystery Box Maker as much as we originally thought."


  10. Find Out What Happened After Endor with Star Wars: Aftermath This SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 |

    Last week , Lucasfilm announced their plans to connect "Return of the Jedi" to the upcoming Star Wars: The Force Awakens in the form of 20 new books ranging from novels to comics and more. Now, Lucasfilm and Del Rey Books have revealed another title - "Star Wars: Aftermath."


  11. Stephen Colbert to Interview George Lucas About Star Wars, Indiana Jones, and More Next MonthRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2014 | Vanity Fair

    After shuttering The Colbert Report in December, Stephen Colbert will resurface in New York City next month to interview George Lucas as part of the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival. The conversation-which will traverse subjects including Star Wars , Indiana Jones , and filmmaking-is not only a coup for the Manhattan fest but one for Colbert, who has described himself as " the original fan of Star Wars ."


  12. Star Wars fans approve of new comic artRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Salisbury Journal

    Marvel shared an image of the cover of Star Wars: Journey To The Force Awakens - Shattered Empire on Twitter, ahead of its release in September. It is the first of two new comics, which will help fill the 30-year gap between 1983 film, Return Of The Jedi, and the upcoming Star Wars: The Force Awakens, which will be out in cinemas in December.


  13. New details for Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens leaked and we've got themRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | IcNetwork

    The seventh instalment in the Star Wars saga will be released in December and fans will be super excited about new details which have leaked out. Warning: SPOILERS! More details have been leaked about the seventh Star Wars movie - Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens - and it's more information than we can handle without exploding to be honest.


  14. ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Daily Star

    With only one official teaser trailer released so far, anticipation is almost unbearable for any information about the heavily-guarded project. A new report suggets that the first full-length trailer will air before Avengers: Age of Ultron which opens in cinemas on May 1. Recent leaked information also reveals that Star Wars: The Force Awakens will open with a scene of new character Rey, played by Brit newcomer Daisy Ridley.


  15. Will we See Star Wars: Battlefront in Action in April?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | IGN

    Speculation is growing over whether EA and DICE are set to show off gameplay from the new Star Wars: Battlefront for the first time next month. This year's annual Star Wars Celebration takes place in Anaheim, California between April 16 and 19, and EA has just revealed it's set to attend the show alongside other big names like Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher and J.J. Abrams.


  16. Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens trailer date and opening scene leakedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 |

    A sneak peak of Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens has been leaked online and we can't control our excitement! The IMAX opening scene description reveals more details about Rey's mundane life as a space junk scavenger, the film that's a continuation of the saga created by George Lucas set thirty years after Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi. The Force Awakens is the first film in the planned third Star Wars trilogy and has already been described as the most anticipated movie of 2015.


  17. Oscar Isaac stunned by Star Wars setRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Salisbury Journal

    The Inside Llewyn Davis star is one of the newcomers to the next Star Wars film, The Force Awakens, which is being directed by JJ Abrams. While he remains tight-lipped about his character and the plot, he told E! News about the shoot, saying: "It was amazing.


  18. 48 Rare Behind-the-Scenes Photos That Forever Change How Your Favorite Films Are SeenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | TechEBlog

    Did you know that R2-D2 has been played by English actor Kenny Baker in all 6 original Star Wars films and is due to reprise the role in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the first installment of the upcoming sequel trilogy? This makes him one of just two characters/actors along with C-3PO - portrayed by Anthony Daniels - to appear in all seven films.


  19. 'Star Wars Episode 8' to be released May 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | KETK

    ... between "Episode VII" and "Episode VIII." In 2012, Disney acquired Lucasfilm, the production company founded by "Star Wars" creator George Lucas, for $4 billion. In announcing the deal, Iger said the company's "long-term plan is to release a new ...


  20. Disney makes it official, 'Frozen 2' on the wayRead the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | Arab Times

    ... despite largely positive reviews and this year's Oscar for best animated feature. LOS ANGELES: Disney tantalized "Star Wars" fans Thursday with details of two new films, as the reinvention of the blockbuster sci-fi franchise went into light speed. ...