Kathleen Kennedy

 
 

Warrick Davis Joins Han Solo Standalone Film Cast

Ron Howard, director of the upcoming Han Solo standalone film, recently was asked about making a sequel to his 1988 film Willow.  He surprisingly answered that he recently worked on a current project with Warrick Davis, which subtly reveals that he will be joining the cast of the standalone Han Solo film. Currently it is unknown what role he will play in the film, however it is nice to see a long time veteran to play a role in the film.  No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.  The Han Solo standalone film is set toRead More


Ron Howard to Direct Han Solo Film

Lucasfilm has recently announced the Ron Howard will be taking directorial duties for the Han Solo standalone film. Kathleen Kennedy had this to say about the announcement. “At Lucasfilm, we believe the highest goal of each film is to delight, carrying forward the spirit of the saga that George Lucas began forty years ago,” said Kathleen Kennedy, president of Lucasfilm. “With that in mind, we’re thrilled to announce that Ron Howard will step in to direct the untitled Han Solo film. We have a wonderful script, an incredible cast and crew, and the absolute commitment toRead 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 IX & Next Indiana Jones Sequel Premiere Dates Announced

The official Star Wars website has updated with the announcement of premiere dates for Star Wars Episode XI and the next Indiana Jones.    Star Wars Episode XI will premiere on May 24, 2019.  The film will be directed by Colin Trvorrow and will be the final film in the new Star Wars trilogy. The fifth chapter of the Indiana Jones films will premiere on July 10, 2020.  The film will be once again directed by Steven Spielberg and will feature Harrison Ford once again as Indiana Jones. No other details are confirmed at this time time so stay tuned for updates.  


First Look At Han Solo Film Cast

The official Star Wars website has updated with the first look at the cast of the upcoming Han Solo standalone film.  Filming for the movie has started at the Pinewood Studios in London.  It has also been confirmed that Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Thandie Newton have joined the cast of the film. For those who aren’t aware the film will feature the story of Han Solo before the events of Star Wars Episode VI: A New Hope.  The film is directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller.   Phil Lord and Christopher Miller had to this to say about theRead More


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. 


Woody Harrelson Cast in Han Solo Film

Rumors were floating around for some time that Woody Harrelson will be a part of the upcoming Han Solo film.  Today, the official Star Wars website updated with the confirmation that he will indeed be in the film.  Woody Harrelson is a veteran actor who is best known for his roles in the Hunger Games, Zombie Land, and more.  Currently his role has not be revealed, however it is nice to see his inclusion in the film. Directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller had a short statement about his inclusion. “We couldn’t be more excited to work withRead More


Star Wars Episode VII : The Force Awakens 3D Collector’s Edition Announced

Entertainment Weekly has recently announced that they will be a special 3D Collector’s Edition for Star Wars Episode VII : The Force Awakens.  The “3D Collector’s Edition” will be a four disc set that includes more bonus features not included with the previous releases. The set will include the previous bonus features along with the following extras. A look at how sound technicians blend action with audio effects in the featurette Foley: A Sonic Tale. Sounds of the Resistance, another audio themed doc showing how the sound designers blended real recordings into otherworldly effectsRead More