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Matt Smith Joins Star Wars Episode IX Cast

Variety has reported that Matt Smith is joining the cast of Star Wars: Episode IX. Currently his role is under wraps, but it is great to see his inclusion in the cast. Matt Smith is most famous for his role as the 11th Doctor in Doctor Who and also as a physical embodiment of Skynet in Terminator Genisys. He will be joining alongside Dominic Monaghan as some of the newest members of the cast that will be featured in the final episode of the new Star Wars trilogy. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates. Star Wars EpisodeRead More


Dominic Monaghan Joins Star Wars Episode IX Cast

Deadline has reported that Dominic Monaghan will be joining the cast of Star Wars Episode IX. According to Deadline, Monaghan originally publicized that he was interested in joining the Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens cast so he will soon be joining the team set in a galaxy far far away. Dominic Monaghan is most famous for his role as Merry, one of Frodo’s wingman in the Lord of the Rings Trilogy. Dominic Monaghan had this to say about his inclusion in the film’s cast. “The galaxy far far away has had almost as much influence as theRead More


Star Wars: Episode IX Cast Revealed

The official Star Wars website has updated with the reveal of the cast for Star Wars: Episode IX.  The confirmed returning cast includes: Daisy Ridley Adam Driver John Boyega Oscar Issac  Lupita Nyong’o Domhnall Gleeson Kelly Marie Tran Joonas Suotamo Billie Lourd Mark Hamill Anthony Daniels New cast members include Noami Ackie and Richard E. Grant who’s roles are currently not confirmed at this time. As reported earlier, Billy Dee Williams will return to reprise his role as Lando Calrissian. It has also been reported that Carrie Fisher will reprise her role asRead More


Billy Dee Williams to Reprise Lando Calrissian in Star Wars Episode IX

The Hollywood Reporter has recently reported that Billy Dee Williams will be returning to reprise his role as Lando Calrissian in Star Wars: Episode IX.  Currently it is unknown how much of a significance his character will play in the story especially since the film is still quite early in development.  He will be joining alongside Keri Russell, who’s role has not been confirmed at this time. For those who aren’t familiar with the character, Lando Calrissian is an old friend of Han Solo, who made his debut appearance in Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back. He would laterRead More


Star Wars: The Last Jedi 4K UHD MovieNEX Premium BOX Release Announced

CDJapan recently opened pre-orders for the Star Wars: The Last Jedi 4K UHD MovieNEX Premium BOX, which will have a limited release in Japan on April 25 priced at 15,000 yen ($140.37 USD). The release will include: Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi 4K UltraHD Blu-ray  Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi 3D/2D Blu-ray Exclusive S.H.Figuarts BB-8 figure  Metacolle Star Wars Logo Steelbook Seven Art Cards CD Japan provided an official product description A set of a 4K UltraHD Blu-ray andfor the film “Star Wars: The Last Jedi.” Also includes digital copy (cloud compatible)Read More


Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi Home Video Release Details Revealed

The official Star Wars website has updated with the home video release details for Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi. The film will first be released digitally on March 13 and will be released later on Blu-ray/4K Ultra HD/DVD, on March 27.  The official Star Wars website also revealed the film’s extra features, which include: The Director and the Jedi – Go deep behind the scenes with writer-director Rian Johnson on an intimate and personal journey through the production of the movie—and experience what it’s like to helm a global franchise and cultural phenomenon. Balance of the Force – Explore theRead More


Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi Behind the Scenes Video Streamed

USA Today has posted a new behind the scenes video for Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi.  The video features Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi’s director, Rian Johnson, as he talks about his involvement in the project. The video also features some thoughts from Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Mark Hamill, & Carrie Fisher.  The video also showcases another look at the set of the film, which includes a look inside & outside the Millennium Falcon and more.  Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi will premiere in theaters on December 17.   


Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi Official Trailer Streamed

The official Star Wars Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi.  The latest trailer delves deeper into the film’s story and it is looking to be quite epic.  Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi will premiere in theaters on December 15. Tickets for the film are currently available via Fandango for those who are interested.  


Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi Official Theatrical Poster Revealed

The official Star Wars website has updated with an official theatrical poster reveal for Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi.  Tickets for the film are currently available via Fandango for those who are interested.  A trailer for the film will premiere later tonight.   Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi will premiere in theaters on December 15.  


Star Wars Battlefront 2 Trailer Streamed

The official EA Star Wars Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for Star Wars Battlefront 2. The latest trailer is narrated by John Boyega and features several of the new mechanics as well as a deeper look into the story mode of the game.  Star Wars Battlefront 2 will be released for the Playstation 4, Xbox One, and PC on November 17.  


J.J. Abrams To Write And Direct Star Wars: Episode IX

The official Star Wars website has updated with the announcement that J.J. Abrams will return and direct Star Wars: Episode IX.  For those who are unaware the original director for the film, Colin Trevorrow, left directorial duties earlier last week.  J.J. Abrams will not only direct the film, but will also work as a co-writer with the help of Chris Terrio.  The film is produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Michelle Rejwan, Abrams, Bad Robot, and Lucasfilm. Lucasfilm president, Kathleen Kennedy had this to say about his return. “With The Force Awakens, J.J. delivered everything we could have possibly hoped for,Read More


New Writer Announced For Star Wars Episode IX

The Hollywood Reporter has reported that a rewrite is in the works for Star Wars Episode IX. To go along with the rewrite the team has added Jack Thorne to help with the script for the upcoming Star Wars sequel. According to the website’s sources, Jack Thorne will be revising the current script by director Colin Trevorrow and his writing partner, Derek Connolly,  since “a fresh pair of eyes was needed.”   Production for Star Wars Episode IX will start next January and the film is set to premiere on May 24, 2019. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned forRead More


Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi Vanity Fair Covers Revealed

The official Vanity Fair magazine website has updated with the reveal of four new magazine covers that feature Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi. The covers feature several of the new outfits for the returning cast including a first full look at Rose, played by Kelly Marie Tran.  Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi will premiere in theaters on December, 15, 2017.    Personally I think that Vanity did a great tribute to Carrie Fisher and I hope she has a great final role in the upcoming film.   


Star Wars Episode VIII Title Revealed : The Last Jedi

The official Star Wars website has updated with the reveal for the full name for Star Wars Episode VIII.  The film will be titled “, Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi, ” which will premiere in theaters on December 15. 


Pacific Rim Sequel – Pacific Rim: Maelstrom Filming Begins

Recently the director for the sequel film for Pacific Rim, Steven S. DeKnight, has confirmed that production for the film is currently underway.   The sequel is currently named Pacific Rim: Maelstrom and filming is starting at Sydney, Australia. Day 1 of shooting. The adventure begins… #PacificRim2 pic.twitter.com/IONAg1gsfd — Steven DeKnight (@stevendeknight) November 9, 2016 John Boyega also posted a photo featuring his copy of his script of the film. First day on Pacific Rim today. Here's to a great adventure ahead ✌🏿 A post shared by BOYEGA (@johnboyega) on Nov 9, 2016 at 10:14am PST PacificRead More