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  1. Brook Lopez badly wants to play a wookiee in next Star WarsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | New York Post

    Brook Lopez isn't sure whether he'll play on Tuesday against the Nuggets - after missing the past eight games with a strained lower back - but the Nets center is hoping to see different action in the near future, having made an impassioned plea to Star Wars creator George Lucas and new director J.J. Abrams for a role as a wookiee in one of the new Star Wars films. At the close of Monday's practice, Lopez was jogging on an anti-gravity treadmill while sporting a mask reminiscent of Darth Vader's, prompting his remarks.

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  2. A 5-Year-Old And Her Dad Debate Princess Leia's Slave OutfitRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    Comedian Adam Buxton 's 5-year-old-daughter is a big fan of Princess Leia's slave outfit and she doesn't care if some people don't think it's nice. Buxton recorded he and his daughter discussing the famous Star Wars ensemble, and illustrators The Brothers McLeod animated it.

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  3. Finding Nemo Will Be Dubbed in NavajoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Time

    ... piggybacks off of a similar undertaking in 2013, in which the museum partnered with George Lucas to re-record Star Wars: Episode IV-A New Hope in the Nation's native tongue. The Navajo Nation one of the largest American Native populations, according ...

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  4. A Father Recorded His 5-Year-Old Daughter Gushing Over Princess Leia's Slave BikiniRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ETonline

    When Star Wars blasts back into theaters next year with The Force Awakens , a new generation of kids will be introduced to the Galactic Empire. But here's a 5-year-old who already has some thoughts on that galaxy far, far away.

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  5. Hamill goes to dark side at live reading of 'Empire'Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Arab Times

    ... 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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  6. Andy Serkis's voice in the Star Wars trailer needed no digital manipulationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Radio Times

    The Lord of the Rings and Star Wars actor is no stranger to digital trickery, but when it comes to the Star wars vocals he insists it's all his own work. "There's no digital manipulation.

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  7. Andy Serkis' latex 'horror'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ContactMusic.com

    ... better. Which is why this film, you don't think about the visual effects you just think about the characters.'' Star Wars: The Force Awakens is out one year today. This is huge news for the legions of fans that are eagerly awaiting J. J.... Nine ...

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  8. 'Empire Strikes Back' live-read photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Entertainment Weekly

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

    Saturday | 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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  10. The Force is with You in SF Musician's Home Holiday Light ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | OpEdNews

    A music teacher at the Conservatory of Vocal and Instrumental Arts in Oakland, CA, has created a holiday light show at his home in the Bay area. Over 100,000 lights are synchronized to a medley of favorite Star Wars Tunes, according to sfgate .

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

    Saturday | 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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  12. California Man's 'Star Wars' Christmas Light Display Goes ViralRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | StarPulse.com

    If there wasn't already enough buzz about " Star Wars: The Force Awakens " going around, Newark, California's Tom BetGeorge just upped the anticipation level with his latest display of Christmas lights. BetGeorge, a music teacher and director for the COVA Conservatory in Oakland, created an amazing Christmas display in his front yard, complete with musical instruments that light up, spotlights and even a little smoke, and set up a lightshow that runs with a few different pieces of music, including a mix of the major theme songs from the " Star Wars " trilogies.

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  13. Video: Fan Creates Epic Star Wars Christmas Light ShowRead the original story

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    A very ambitious STAR WARS fan put together an amazing Christmas light show to a mix of his favorite songs from the franchise's soundtracks. The creator uses the display to raise money for the poor and homeless through his church.

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

    Friday | 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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  15. This - Masterful 'Star Wars' Christmas Lights Display Will Defeat The Dark Side Of The ForceRead the original story

    Friday | MTV

    Oh so you think you like "Star Wars"? Would you call yourself a superfan? Well, ask yourself, did you take the time to cue up several of the movie's most recognizable song with a Christmas lights display that goes so far to even simulates a lightsaber fight? If not, then you're not on the same level as YouTube user Tom BetGeorge, whose "Star Wars"-themed holiday tribute is the most next level thing you will see this Christmas. BetGeorge is a music teacher at the Oakland's Conservatory of Vocal and Instrumental Arts, and honestly his musical background shows, as the lights sync up perfectly to a medley of composer John Williams' songs including "The Imperial March ," "Binary Sunset" and "Cantina Band."

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

    Friday Dec 19 | 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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  17. Ellen Page and Jessica Alba in Jason Reitman's The Empire Strikes BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | 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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  18. 'Empire Strikes Back' live-read photos, including Mark Hamill as the EmperorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | 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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  19. 'The Interview' won't open, but its posters are a hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Mashable

    ... the poster," said Candel. Most famously, when George Lucas belated changed the name of the final movie in the Star Wars trilogy from Revenge of the Jedi to Return of the Jedi . Those original movie posters, already in theaters, became highly ...

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  20. Get a Closer Look at the Avengers: Age of Ultron LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | IGN

    ... unfolding in Hong Kong this week, Hot Toys is previewing a number of upcoming figures in both their Marvel and Star Wars lines. That includes the entire core lineup of Avengers from Age of Ultron and several iconic Star Wars characters. Luckily for ...

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