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  1. Anthony 'C-3PO' Daniels: New 'Star Wars' best yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | CNN

    The cast of "Star Wars: Episode VII" unites well-known "Star Wars" names with some up-and-coming actors. At least one cast member, Daisy Ridley, is so new she has just a few acting credits to her name.


  2. 'Star Wars' actor says 'Episode 7' will be the best of the seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 |

    Anthony Daniels, a British actor who has played C-3PO in all of the "Star Wars" movies, poses with a model of the fictional robot at the Carnegie Science Center in Pittsburgh on April 9, 2008. Anthony Daniels, the actor who has played the robot C-3PO in the previous six films, has declared the upcoming movie to be superior to 1980's Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back , considered by many fans and critics to be the best of the Star Wars franchise.


  3. 'Star Wars: Episode VII' reportedly wraps filmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... this universe is now at least a couple of parsecs closer to the big screen. Principal filming wrapped Monday on "Star Wars: Episode VII," according to the Hollywood Reporter , and the cast celebrated over the weekend with a wrap party at London's ...


  4. C-3PO Thinks Star Wars: Episode VII Might Be Better Than The Empire Strikes BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    The Empire Strikes Back has stood as a gold standard for all film sequels that have occurred after its release in 1980. There are plenty of good reasons this film has stood as the cream of not only the Star Wars series, but also all of filmmaking and storytelling in general.


  5. That's a Wrap on Star Wars Episode VIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | TG Daily

    It's weird to read that the next Star Wars movie has wrapped production, because you'd think it would be shooting forever, and JJ Abrams was certainly worried about being able to get the movie ready in time for summer 2015, which is one of the reasons it got moved to December 2015. Well, the reports are in that there was a big party this weekend at London's Science Museum on Saturday that reputedly celebrated the end of the Star Wars shoot, or "the wrap party."


  6. 'Star Wars 7' shows a first look at a battered and tattered R2D2 droidRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 |

    According to Slash Film on Monday, it was reported on the internet that " Star Wars 7 " has celebrated their wrap party. Most notably the event was to celebrate the end of their "principal photography."


  7. First Look: 'Star Wars Episode VII' R2-D2 Has Plenty of Wear and TearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | /film

    Star Wars Episode VII officially finished filming over the weekend. We know this both because of the note J.J. Abrams gave to crew members, and the photos and videos that appeared online from what looked to be a massive after-party.


  8. Star Wars: Episode VII Wraps ProductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Electric Playground Network

    The highly-anticipated movie has wrapped principal photography at Pinewood Studios in London. In movie speak, that's a fancy way of saying that all the filming with the lead actors is finished, and the majority of the film is now in the can.


  9. 'They're f***ing w***ers' Ewan McGregor blasts autograph-hunting Star Wars fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Daily Star

    The Scottish actor starred as Obi Wan Kenobi in the Star Wars prequels The Phantom Menace, Attack Of The Clones and Revenge Of The Sith, but doesn't sound like he misses the franchise very much. When asked by Details magazine whether he had any positive experiences with the "notoriously intense" Star Wars fandom, Ewan said: "I don't have any experience with them.


  10. Ewan McGregor hits out at 'parasitical lowlife' 'Star Wars' fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | NME

    The actor appeared as a young Obi-Wan Kenobi in Star Wars: Episode 1 and its follow ups. But asked by Details if he ever came face to face with fans of the films at events such as Comic-Con, McGregor accused some fans of merely being interested in money.


  11. Tributes to Helston film engineer who worked on Star Wars and made Superman flyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Falmouth Packet

    The life and work of a Helston film engineer who worked on many of the biggest films of the 20th century, and even made Superman fly, has been remembered in tributes following his death. Allan Healey, was "committed to Helston" but what many people may not be aware of, is his fascinating background in film, working on Star Wars, Toy Story and 2001: Space Odyssey to name just a few.


  12. Force is strong with Bury St Edmunds sci-fi exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Bury Free Press

    The force was strong with the launch of a sci-fi exhibition in Bury St Edmunds as hundreds of fans met Star Wars actor David Prowse. The star, who played legendary villain Darth Vader in the original trilogy, signed autographs and posed for pictures at the start of the Time & Space event at Moyse's Hall.


  13. Calista Flockhart emerges after scoring a role as a mob boss in DirecTV's Full CircleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... Lisa Kudrow The Blade Runner star is '150 percent back' as Han Solo on the Pinewood Studios set of J. J. Abrams' Star Wars: Episode VII. Ford was forced to take an eight-week convalescence after the door to his spaceship, the Millenium Falcon, fell ...


  14. Gallery: Darth Vader actor David Prowse praises Bury St Edmunds' sci-fi exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Ipswich Evening Star

    Star Wars actor David Prowse has said a sci-fi convention in Bury St Edmunds is one of the best he has ever been to. The star, who played Darth Vader in the original trilogy of films, met fans, signed autographs and posed for photos at the opening weekend of the fifth Time & Space exhibition at the Moyse's Hall Museum.


  15. Darth Vader battles babushkas at Ukraine polling stationa no light sabers usedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Russia Taday

    ... over his voting rights. A Ukrainian MP candidate who calls himself Darth Vader arrived at a polling booth in full Star Wars regalia, replete with the famous mask, helmet and cape. The Kievan Sith Lord even had a special device on his chest, ...


  16. Star Wars fans march to mark arrival of original Darth Vader actor for exhibition in Bury St EdmundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Bury Free Press

    There was a great disturbance in the force in Bury St Edmunds this morning as 20 costumed Star Wars fans marched through the town to launch a sci-fi exhibition.


  17. Gallery: Sci-fi stars appear in Bury St Edmunds for exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | East Anglian Daily Times

    A host of Star Wars costumed players, including Darth Vader, Darth Maul and Luke Skywalker strolled through Bury on their way to the Moyse's Hall Museum for the fifth Time & Space exhibition, which goes on for two weeks. There is a whole range of costumes, props, toys and memorabilia from classics including Judge Dredd, Star Trek and Terminator.


  18. Louth Mayor welcomes famous actor to townRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Louth Leader

    Mayor Andrew Leonard recently welcomed well known actor Leslie Schofield to Louth, who was visiting the town to help celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Lincolnshire Lady Taverners. Mr Schofield, who has appeared in Star Wars and played numerous roles in television productions, helped the fundraising evening which raised several thousand pounds.


  19. So Is Benedict Cumberbatch Making An Appearance In 'Star Wars Episode VII'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 |

    That old rumour that Benedict Cumberbatch might be in 'Star Wars Episode VII' has reared its head again, thanks to the man himself. It's the Star Wars rumour that won't go away so let's ask again, can we really expect to see Benedict Cumberbatch in the upcoming Episode VII? Well if you'd asked us a few months ago we probably would have said don't count on it, but now we're feeling slightly more positive thanks to Benedict's recent appearance on the 'Graham Norton Show'.


  20. Family's Star Wars collection started with 20p purchase from boot...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | East Anglian Daily Times

    Family's Star Wars collection started with 20p purchase from boot sale - and now their Ixworth home is like shrine to the cult film One of region's biggest Star Wars collectors is inviting fans of the sci-fi blockbuster to 'Come to the Suffolk Side'. Star Wars fanatic Jason Buxton with his massive collection of items from the film franchise.