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  1. Mark Hamill sent Star Wars fans into a frenzy when he was revealed as ...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | TheIndyChannel

    MARK HAMILL sent STAR WARS fans into a frenzy when he was revealed as the secret cast member at the live reading of THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK on Thursday night . Director and Live Read series organiser Jason Reitman had previously announced that Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul would be playing Luke Skywalker and J.K. Simmons would portray Darth Vader at the performance in Los Angeles.

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  2. Mark Hamill Joins Jessica Alba, Aaron Paul And Ellen Page For 'Star...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    Mark Hamill surprised and delighted Star Wars diehards on Thursday evening in Los Angeles, when he appeared at a live reading of The Empire Strikes Back at the Ace Hotel Theatre. Hamill joined stars including Jessica Alba , Aaron Paul and Ellen Page at the reading, which was hosted by director Jason Reitman as part of Film Independent's Live Read series.

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  3. Jessica Alba bundles up in head-to-toe black for business meeting at The Honest CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... and color coordinated fedora The night before on Thursday, Jessica took part in a special reading of the original Star Wars script along with a star-studded cast. The Sin City star played the role of Princess Leia in the live-read staged at the Ace ...

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  4. Great Little Gifts for Your Favorite Tech PersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... like it. The car emblem on your car is pretty boring, right? Why not replace that little insignia with a genuine Star Wars emblem. It looks cool and the Force will be with you. A must have for all diehard Star Wars fans. May the..., well, you know ...

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  5. Mark Hamill makes surprise appearance at - Star Wars' live readingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Mark Hamill sent Star Wars fans into a frenzy when he was revealed as the secret cast member at the live reading of The Empire Strikes Back on Thursday night, Dec. 18. Director and Live Read series organizer Jason Reitman had previously announced that Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul would be playing Luke Skywalker and J.K. Simmons would portray Darth Vader at the performance in Los Angeles. Reitman had kept the remainder of the cast a secret, and fans leaped to their feet and screamed when he introduced Hamill, the original Luke Skywalker, onto the stage to play two roles - the evil Emperor Palpatine and Jedi warrior Obi Wan-Kenobi.

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  6. Rare Footage Offers Intimate Behind the Scenes Look at 1977 'Star Wars'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | /film

    ... account. Any Links will go into moderation before being approved. Anything we deem as spam will not be approved. Star Wars is one of those franchises where almost nothing you discover about it is new. Whether it be a cool inside fact, image, or ...

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  7. Mark Hamill makes surprise appearance at 'Star Wars' live readingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SFGate

    ... Read:..."The Empire Strikes Back" at Ace Hotel on December 18, 2014 in Los...Angeles, California. Mark Hamill sent Star Wars fans into a frenzy when he was revealed as the secret cast member at the live reading of The Empire Strikes Back on Thursday ...

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  8. Ellen Page and Jessica Alba in Jason Reitman's The Empire Strikes BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Mail

    Actress Ellen Page plays Han Solo to Jessica Alba's Princess Leia in Jason Reitman's live-read of The Empire Strikes Back The director totally broke away from the original Star Wars casting by putting actress Ellen Page - who came out as lesbian this year - in the role, with Jessica Alba voicing Princess Leia in his live-read of The Empire Strikes Back. 'In casting Han, the most important thing is: Who has the most interesting, ironic approach to life? And when I think of that, I think of Ellen Page,' Reitman told Entertainment Weekly .

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  9. 'Empire Strikes Back' live-read photos, including Mark Hamill as the EmperorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    Jason Reitman's live-read of The Empire Strikes Back last night brought two surprise guests to the roster of actors recreating the Star Wars sequel. Hamill, who was once Luke Skywalker himself joined the group to play none other than The Emperor.

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  10. Mark Hamill Makes Surprise Appearance At Star Wars Live ReadingRead the original story

    Friday | WENN Blog

    Mark Hamill sent Star Wars fans into a frenzy when he was revealed as the secret cast member at the live reading of The Empire Strikes Back on Thursday night. Director and Live Read series organiser Jason Reitman had previously announced that Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul would be playing Luke Skywalker and J.K. Simmons would portray Darth Vader at the performance in Los Angeles.

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  11. The Force Was With Jason Reitman's 'Empire Strikes Back' Live Read; Full Recap and PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | /film

    ... and Cloud City. At a live read, it's just the actors, the script, a few images and the audience. As a massive Star Wars fan that was my big concern going into the latest Jason Reitman Live Read , presented by Film Independent . Would The Empire ...

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  12. The State of Star Wars: The Old Republic, Three Years InRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Kotaku

    Star Wars: The Old Republic has never been exactly what we want it to be. Though some of us have stuck with it since its launch in December 2011, we know it's still not ideal in 2014.

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  13. Mark Hamill Goes to the Dark Side at Jason Reitman's Live Reading of 'The Empire Strikes Back'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... as John Williams' classic theme music played in the background. But it was the surprise appearance of beloved Star Wars icon Mark Hamill, reading the roles of Obi-Wan Kenobi and The Emperor, that brought the audience to its feet for a spontaneous ...

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  14. Star Wars: the Force Awakens Director J.J. Abrams, Kathleen Kennedy,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Collider

    Back in May when Star Wars: The Force Awakens started filming, director J.J. Abrams announced the "Force for Change" campaign , which invited fans to donate to support UNICEF in exchange for prizes and even a chance to have a cameo in the movie. The winner of the cameo was announced in August , but even if you didn't win, you still helped raised over $5 million dollars to support UNICEF programs.

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  15. 'The Empire Strikes Back' Live Read Surprises With Mark Hamill, Ellen PageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Hollywood Reporter

    Gender reversals, 'The Interview' jokes and a new spin on Yoda in Thursday's installment of the LACMA Film Independent series Jason Reitman riffed on current events before transporting the audience for the latest in his Live Read series to a long, long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away. The series , which Reitman and LACMA's Film Independent have put on since 2011, returned Thursday with The Empire Strikes Back - "the best Star Wars movie ever made," Film Independent curator Elvis Mitchell said in his introduction.

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  16. The Star Wars News Roundup - 12.19.14Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ComingSoon.net

    The purpose of this roundup is to put the highlights of all things Star Wars from the last week in one location. If you read this each week, you should be able to converse fluently with any Star Wars fan on everything from the latest Star Wars: Episode VII developments to the latest toys.

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  17. The Flash: Mark Hamill Discusses Returning as The TricksterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | IGN

    ... will be interesting playing a new version of the character, unlike, say, his upcoming return as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, where he's returning to the same continuity as before. Said Hamill, "Well listen, it's really in the ...

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  18. South Park PinballRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Gaming Nexus

    ... attention to the South Park elements and focused on the pinball. Compared to some of the more ambitious Marvel and Star Wars tables, this South Park collection feels like it comes up short. The two boards may be overflowing with colorful characters, ...

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  19. 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' - First Official Look At Chewbacca From The Production SetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | International Business Times

    ... who supported a charity initiative. Meanwhile Marvel has released a description of the character. A man dressed as Star Wars' character Chewbacca holds up the Star Wars PSP2 during Sony's E3 Media briefing in the Culver City section of Los Angeles ...

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  20. "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" Opens One Year from TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WCTO-FM Lehigh Valley

    Dec. 18, 2015 -- one year from today -- will be a day long remembered for Star Wars fans: it's when Star Wars: The Force Awakens hits theaters. The film, the first Star Wars movie released since ABC's parent company Disney purchased George Lucas' galaxy far, far away, is the first chapter in a new trilogy.

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