Tag archive for ‘Star Wars Episode VII’
By Brandon Jones On Friday, October 17th, 2014

‘Star Wars’ Episode VII nearly done with production, ILM in UK ready for effects

President Kathleen Kennedy offered a brief update on the production of the new Star Wars, just titled Star Wars: Episode VII for now.  According to the company head, there’s only three more weeks left of shooting More...

By Stephen Nevets On Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

Oscar Isaac talks Carrie Fisher, Harrison Ford in ‘Star Wars Episode VII’

While promoting his new film, The Two Faces of January, Oscar Issac spoke about his role in the highly anticipated Star Wars: Episode VII. While Isaac obviously didn’t give away any spoilers, he did More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, August 21st, 2014

Adam Driver talks ‘Star Wars Episode VII,’ the ‘universal themes’ and ‘New Hope’

Fans are hopeful for some juicy Star Wars news and star Adam Driver spoke with Entertainment Weekly about joining the universe, reflecting on the original series and the “universal themes” of the fims. “Doing More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, June 20th, 2014

‘Looper’ director Rian Johnson will helm ‘Star Wars Episode VIII’ and write ‘Episode IX’

According to new reports today Looper director Rian Johnson will write and direct Star Wars: Episode VIII, and The Wrap reports that he write a treatment for Star Wars: Episode IX.  Deadline reports that More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, June 13th, 2014
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‘Star Wars Episode VII’ news: Han Solo hurt, Gareth Edwards talks and John Boyega role

The JJ Abrams led Star Wars Episode VII production rolls on as news emerged of Harrison Ford injuring his ankle. Director Gareth Edwards speaks out about the spinoff film and rumors continue that the Sith villain More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, June 6th, 2014

Mark Hamill talks ‘Star Wars Episode VII,’ the fandom, cast and Disney

During the popular Star Wars weekend in Disney theme parks, star Mark Hamill discussed the new film, returning with the old cast and his feelings on the fandom, old films and the sale to Disney. “I’ve altered More...

By Stephen Nevets On Tuesday, May 27th, 2014
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Carrie Fisher discusses ‘melted’ look of co-stars in ‘Star Wars Episode VII’ and hairdo

Carrie Fisher discussed her role as Princess Leia and returning to the famous role for Star Wars: Episode VII during the Hay Festival in Wales. She admits that she and her original co-stars “all look a More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, April 29th, 2014
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John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac top ‘Star Wars Episode VII’ cast

Fans didn’t have to wait until May 4th for the news as the cast and official announcement for Star Wars Episode VII just dropped today. Deadline had leaked some info, but it wasn’t 100% accurate with More...

By Stephen Nevets On Tuesday, April 29th, 2014
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‘Star Wars Episode VII’ casting rumors: Han Solo has big role, Oscar Isaac, Adam Driver lead cast

Han Solo will have an important role in the upcoming Star Wars Episode VII according to the latest rumors. According to Deadline, Harrison Ford’s iconic hero will have a “gigantic” presence in More...

By Stephen Nevets On Saturday, April 26th, 2014

Roberto Orci seeking director’s role for ‘Star Trek 3’

Separating from his creating partner Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci  appears to be primed to replace JJ Abrams as the director on the “Star Trek” franchise. Variety reports that Orci is currently lobbying More...

By Stephen Nevets On Monday, April 14th, 2014

‘Sherlock’ star Benedict Cumberbatch confirms he’s not in ‘Star Wars 7,’ won’t be in ‘Doctor Who’

The British superstar Benedict Cumberbatch confirmed that the rumors about a role in Star Wars: Episode VII or joining Doctor Who are just that, rumors. For months Cumberbatch has been thought to be cast in the More...

By Stephen Nevets On Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

Peter Mayhew will reprise his role as Chewbacca to appear in ‘Star Wars Episode VII’

Fans know the iconic characters from the original Star Wars trilogy are set to make an appearance in the new film, but they will certainly be pleased to learn star Peter Mayhew will don his Wookie suit and play More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, February 28th, 2014
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‘Star Wars’ casting rumor: Adam Driver set as villain, is this the twin, Jacen Solo

Adam Driver, best known for his character on HBO’s Girls, has reportedly been in talks to play a villain in J.J. Abrams’ anticipated film Star Wars: Episode VII. There are no details regarding the role, but More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, January 23rd, 2014
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Carrie Fisher confirms ‘Star Wars Episode VII’ return, Spring start date

Star Wars rumors are always swirling and while the original cast are considered a lock to be part of the new trilogy, it took Carrie Fisher to confirm the news for fans fever to explode. During an interview with More...

By Stephen Nevets On Monday, January 20th, 2014

JJ Abrams confirms ‘Star Wars Episode VII’ script done, discusses casting ‘noise’ and IMAX cameras

J.J. Abrams and Lawrence Kasdan were expected to turn in a Star Wars Episode VII script in January to the Disney big execs so it’s not surprising that Abrams confirms it is complete. Additionally he addresses More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, December 13th, 2013
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New report: ‘Star Wars Episode VII’ script not turned in yet

Star Wars is set to return to theaters in 2015, but the script isn’t quite done yet. Speaking at a Variety breakfast earlier today, Disney Studios chairman Alan Horn told the crowd (via Marc Graser) that More...

By Stephen Nevets On Monday, November 25th, 2013
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JJ Abrams discusses ‘Star Wars Episode VII’ and working with Lawrence Kasdan

With new Star Wars film headed to production,  issue 214 of Total Film magazine features a brief interview with director JJ Abrams on the film and working with Lawrence Kasdan. “Working with Larry has been one More...

By Stephen Nevets On Monday, November 18th, 2013
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JJ Abrams, R2-D2 star in first ‘behind the scenes’photo for ‘Star Wars Episode VII’

The Star Wars: Episode VII photo has been released featuring a “behind-the-scenes” look at the production team, JJ Abrams and R2-D2. The tweet on the Bad Robot account shows Abrams and exec Kathleen Kennedy More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, November 14th, 2013

‘Mission Impossible 5’ Tom Cruise arriving in theaters on Christmas 2015 to battle ‘Kung Fu Panda 3’

The Mission Imporssible franchise will send up another Ethan Hunt adventure in the busy 2015 movie season. Box Office Mojo confirmed that date as Christmas Day, 2015 for a big opening, just one week after Star Wars More...

By Guest Author On Friday, November 8th, 2013

Five Ways Disney Is Using Nostalgia to Market Star Wars

Since Disney purchased Lucasfilm last year, Mickey is beginning to show that he is very strong with The Force. For a film franchise that hasn’t had a new installment in eight years, there is an awful lot going More...



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