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By Zach Jones On Friday, January 13th, 2017
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Director Rian Johnson on ‘Star War 8’: Luke and Rey are key, dealing with her gift, what they do next

Writer/Director Rian Johnson has not said much about his upcoming film Star Wars Episode 8, but as part of a 2017 preview, Johnson talked briefly with USA Today and teased the plot for Star Wars Episode 8. “I More...

By Butter Bracco On Thursday, January 5th, 2017
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Star Wars Episode VIII’: Carrie Fisher had finished her scenes for a ‘larger’ Leia presence

Fans learned of the sad passing of Carrie Fisher, suffering a heart attack over the holiday weekend, and died just after Christmas. Her legacy will live on as Fisher had reprised her role as General Leia for Rian More...

By Stephen Nevets On Monday, July 11th, 2016
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‘Star Wars 8’ wraps production, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniel turn to twitter as Star Wars Celebration 2016 nears

It’s officially a wrap. Luke Skywalker star Mark Hamill shared the news on twitter, as did Anthony Daniels and pic of John Boyega. Hamill interacted with fans on Twitter and revealed that Star Wars Episode More...

By Stephen Nevets On Tuesday, June 28th, 2016
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Mark Hamill tweets correction over ‘Star Wars 8’ remarks, role in ‘Star Wars 9’

Fans are overreaching on every little tidbit coming out of the Star Wars: Episode VIII production and Mark Hamill’s recent remarks proves to be another example as the star had to clarify his comments made on More...

By Stephen Nevets On Saturday, June 18th, 2016
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John Williams confirmed to be scoring ‘Indiana Jones 5’ ‘Star Wars 8’

Steven Spielberg will be arriving this summer with The BFG, arriving in cinemas in the next few weeks, before embarking on directing the big screen take on Ernest Cline’s novel, Ready Player One. After that fans More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, June 16th, 2016
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Lawrence Kasdan confirms ‘Han Solo’ film to start production in January

Rogue One comes this year and Star Wars Episode VIII is next year. Fans are also eager to learn more about the upcoming Han Solo prequel film and creator Lawrence Kasdan offered an update sure to please the fans: More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, June 16th, 2016
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‘Rogue One’ art revealed at Star Wars Celebration 2016 in Europe

Revealed during The Star Wars Show, Disney’s official weekly Star Wars webseries, is a funny video from the set of Star Wars: Episode VIII featuring director Rian Johnson and Chewbacca and key art for Star Wars More...

By Sierra Jones On Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016
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Like Daniel Craig, Prince William and Prince Harry lands ‘Star Wars 8’ roles as Stormtroopers

Prince William and his brother Prince Harry visited the sets of Star Wars Episode VIII and news is that the pair landed cameos as Stormtroopers in the film. Set photos revealed William and Harry alongside director More...

By Sierra Jones On Thursday, April 21st, 2016
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Daisy Ridley talks ‘Star Wars 8’ Rey, being Jedi or not, is Jyn Erso her mother

Fans are still speculating over Daisy Ridley’s Rey from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, especially after getting a tease of Felicity Jones as Jyn Erso in this year’s Rogue One.  “I’m not being More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, February 10th, 2016
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‘Star Wars 8’ begins filming as ‘Star Wars 9’ beginning ‘production’

Disney CEO Bob Iger revealed that filming on Star Wars: Episode VIII is now underway with writer/director Rian Johnson (Looper), presumably in London where Star Wars has its soundstage base of operations. “There More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, January 22nd, 2016
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‘Star Wars 8’ delayed as new ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ film moves up to May of 2017

The Walt Disney Studios announced new release dates for upcoming films from two of its major franchises. Star Wars: Episode VIII, originally scheduled for release on May 26, 2017, will now debut on December 15, More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, January 11th, 2016
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John Boyega talks role in ‘Star Wars 8’ which is ‘much darker’

Star Wars: The Force Awakens has broken a ton of records at the box office, but fans are looking ahead to Rogue One and Episode VIII. Star John Boyega talked with Vogue about the new chapter. “[We’re] just More...

By Stephen Nevets On Monday, December 7th, 2015
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Gwendolyn Christie’s Captain Phasma will return in ‘Episode VIII’

Ahead of Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens arriving in theaters, Star Wars 8 details are already being compiled by frenzied fans. Screen Rant reports that a villain from the film is already sure to More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, October 27th, 2015
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‘Amazing Stories’ to return with Bryan Fuller in control

While The Twilight Zone and The Outer Limits aren’t getting the remake treatment NBC appears to be making a move to partner with Bryan Fuller and Amblin TV to bring back Amazing Stories, originally created by More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, September 17th, 2015
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‘Star Wars 8’ delayed start due to weather, Mark Hamill rumors continue

Star Wars Episode VIII was to begin shooting at Skellig Michael, but production plans did not go as planned. The rough seas around Portmagee and Skellig Michael prevented the film crew’s boats from transporting More...

By Stephen Nevets On Tuesday, July 21st, 2015
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Benicio Del Toro rumored for ‘Star Wars 8’ villain role

While fans have their eyes on Star Wars: The Force Awakens, news has broken that Benicio Del Toro will play the villain in subsequent chapter, Star Wars: Episode VIII. Deadline claims they’ve confirmed the More...

By Stephen Nevets On Monday, July 13th, 2015
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‘Jurassic World’ director Colin Trevorrow rumored favorite for ‘Star Wars 9’

Jurassic World director Colin Trevorrow has been hired by Lucasfilm to direct Star Wars: Episode 9, according to new reports just ahead of San Diego Comic-con. While nothing was made official, Heroic Hollywood first More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, March 12th, 2015
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‘Star Wars Rogue One’ coming in 2016 with Felicity Jones, ‘Star Wars 8’ to follow in 2017

Disney has announced the writer, director and early release date of Star Wars Episode VIII, while Godzilla director Gareth Edwards’ December 2016 spinoff has its first cast member and a title: Rogue One. Fans More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, September 8th, 2012
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‘Looper’ premieres at Toronto film festival

Over 2,500 people packed the Roy Thomson Hall at the Toronto International Film Festival for the premiere of the new Sci-Fi thriller “Looper,” which stars Bruce Willis, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Emily More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, June 30th, 2012
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New Looper trailer pits Bruce Willis against his younger self, Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Joseph Gordon-Levitt plays a character called Joe, while Bruce plays his older self, making the confrontation all the more interesting to watch. Writer and director of “Looper,” Rian Johnson, has claimed More...



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