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  1. Tatiana Maslany and Rooney Mara both test for Star Wars movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | National Ledger

    Tatiana Maslany and Rooney Mara are both testing for the female lead in the first stand-alone 'Star Wars' movie. Although plot and character details of the film remain a closely-guarded secret, Maslany - the Canadian actress who stars in BBC America's 'Orphan Black' - is testing for the sought-after part, while 'Girl With the Dragon Tattoo' star Mara is set to test later this week.

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  2. Chewbacca Actor Peter Mayhew Hospitalized for PneumoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | ABC News

    " Star Wars " actor Peter Mayhew, who you know and love as Chewbacca, was hospitalized recently for a bout with pneumonia . The beloved actor's friend tweeted from his verified account and wrote earlier this week, "Hey all, @Webmaster_Rick here.

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  3. Rooney Mara and Tatiana Maslany 'in running for Star Wars roles'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Daily Mail

    Rooney Mara and Tatiana Maslany set to 'test for sought-after female lead role in new Star Wars movie The Force Awakens' Tatiana Maslany and Rooney Mara are both testing for the female lead in the first stand-alone 'Star Wars' movie. Although plot and character details of the film remain a closely-guarded secret, Maslany - the Canadian actress who stars in BBC America's Orphan Black - is testing for the sought-after part, while Girl With the Dragon Tattoo star Mara is set to test later this week.

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  4. Domhnall Gleeson: I only watched original Star Wars after landing roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Guardian-series.co.uk

    Domhnall Gleeson has revealed he only watched the original Star Wars trilogy after signing on to star in the seventh film. The Frank star has been tight-lipped about his upcoming appearance in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, alongside the franchise's original cast members Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford.

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  5. Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca actor in 'Star Wars,' Is HospitalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | News Max

    Peter Mayhew, the 7-foot-2 actor who brought the character Chewbacca to life in all of the "Star Wars" movies, missed a weekend appearance in Texas after being hospitalized for pneumonia. Mayhew, 70, who is reprising his role as Hans Solo's sidekick again in the latest installment in the franchise "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," became ill and canceled a showing at Madness Games Comics in the Dallas suburb of Plano, according to TMZ and the Dallas Morning News .

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  6. George Lucas: 'Disney didn't use my ideas for new 'Star Wars' movie' - Film NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | NME

    George Lucas has revealed that Disney chose not to use his ideas for this year's Star Wars: The Force Awakens . Earlier this month , the Star Wars creator recalled that he was working on a new trilogy of films before he sold Lucasfilm to Disney in 2012.

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  7. Tatiana Maslany and Rooney Mara 'test for Star Wars stand-alone movie'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | ContactMusic.com

    Tatiana Maslany and Rooney Mara are both keen to appear in the first stand-alone 'Star Wars' movie, which is set for release in December 2016. Tatiana Maslany and Rooney Mara are both testing for the female lead in the first stand-alone 'Star Wars' movie.

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  8. 'The Flash' Actor Grant Gustin Hints Mark Hamill's Trickster StorylineRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | International Business Times

    ... working with the new casts of "The Flash." When asked on his first reaction when he learned about working with "Star Wars" actor Mark Hamill, Gustin couldn't help but gush. "It's unbelievable, kind of," he said, adding "all the guest stars have been ...

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  9. Mark Hamill reprises his role as the Trickster on The Flash TV showRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Daily Mail

    ... younger? Watch the weather forecast on tiptoes: And other fitness tips so easy there's no excuse not to try them Star Wars actor Mark Hamill, 63, arrives on set to reprise his role as the Trickster on The Flash reboot in Canada It was recently ...

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  10. 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Will Not Use George Lucas' Script Plus New Cast Member-ReportRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | International Business Times

    The script of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" will reportedly not contain elements pitched by the franchise creator George Lucas. The movie is one of the most highly anticipated for 2015.

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  11. 'Star Wars' star hospitalized for pneumonia: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | New York Daily News

    Actor Peter Mayhew, best known for playing Chewbacca in the 'Star Wars' films, is in a hospital recovering from pneumonia. The 70-year-old actor, best known to generations of fans as Chewbacca, was hospitalized for pneumonia over the weekend, TMZ reported.

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  12. 'Star Wars' favorite hospitalized with pneumoniaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Olney Enterprise

    ... double knee-replacement surgery in 2013, according to the Associated Press. This Oct. 5, 1978 file photo features "Star Wars" actors Harrison Ford, Anthony Daniels, Carrie Fisher, and Peter Mayhew in a television special. (AP Photo, File) Mayhew ...

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  13. 'Star Wars' Star Peter Mayhew Hospitalized With PneumoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | StarPulse.com

    Actor Peter Mayhew , who plays the Wookiee Chewbacca in the " Star Wars " movie saga, has been hospitalized with pneumonia. The actor, 70, was admitted to the hospital over the weekend and was forced to cancel an appearance at a Texas comic book store.

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  14. George Lucas Says His Treatments for the New Star Wars Films Were DiscardedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Collider

    We knew this new era of Star Wars would be different, but we now have confirmation that these films will be unique for one major reason: for the first time in the franchise's history, the Star Wars films will not be based on original ideas by George Lucas . When Lucas sold his company, Lucasfilm, to Disney along with the rights to one of the most significant franchises of all time, Lucas was to remain involved in the new films as a consultant .

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  15. Star Warsa Peter Mayhew battling pneumoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | KAZR-FM Des Moines

    RECOVERING: Actor Peter Mayhew, known for playing Chewbacca in the Star Wars films is recovering after a battle with pneumonia. Peter Mayhew, best known as Chewbacca from the Star Wars movies, is in the hospital battling pneumonia.

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  16. Peter Mayhew hospitalized with pneumoniaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Big News Network.com

    ... kieeRoars) January 20, 2015 Mayhew, 70, standing at 7-foot-3-inches, will reprise his role as the famous Wookie in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, which hits theaters Dec. 18.Aileen Graef

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  17. Disney Abandoned George Lucas' Ideas for the 'Star Wars' SequelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | /film

    In the years to come, we'll certainly learn more about the behind the scenes development of the new Star Wars movies. But, for now, the public narrative is as follows.

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  18. Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew thanks fans from hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Actor Peter Mayhew "Chewbacca" from Star Wars attends the 2009 New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Center on February 7, 2009 in New York City. Star Wars actor Peter Mayhew has reached out to fans from his sick bed to thank them for their well wishes after he was hospitalised with a nasty bout of pneumonia.

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  19. Chewbacca Actor Peter Mayhew Recovering Following Pneumonia HospitalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Switched

    Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew, who portrays the lovable Wookiee in the "Star Wars" universe, was recently hospitalized for pneumonia. As TMZ reports, the 70-year-old star is expected to make a full recovery .

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  20. Chewbacca star, co-pope of Chewbacchus Peter Mayhew hospitalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    In 1977, a sci-fi action adventure named "Star Wars" was released. Not only did it go on to become one of the biggest blockbusters in history and win six Oscars, it spawned the careers of many of its stars.

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