The Star Wars: Episode VIII filming is in its final days of filming, and there was an increased activity on Twitter with all kinds of exchanges between cast and crew. Read on for more from Rian Johnson, Mark Hamill, John Boyega, Pablo Hidalgo and more…
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Recently, we told you about a conference that Star Wars concept artist Iain McCaig spoke at. There’s been a bit of confusion regarding what he said, so we’d like to clear that up with more information from E.R. Cina, who gave us this information based on his memory. We also contacted McCaig himself for a comment on the whole story, so read on for his take on this as well.
After several weeks of dark rumors about the Rogue One reshoots, now come the weeks with reports reassuring the fans that these reshoots are perfectly normal, and there is no truth in the rumors that half of the movie is being remade. First, it was Mads Mikkelsen who tried to calm things down in an interview with the Independent. Then EW took this to another level speaking directly to the likes of Kathleen Kennedy and Gareth Edwards on the truth about the reshoots. Now actor Riz Ahmed shares his thoughts, discussing the reshoots, the negative reports surrounding the movie (calling them bonkers) and Rogue One in general…
On this episode of Collider Jedi Council:
The council talks about the report that Kathleen Kennedy and Lucasfilm are mulling over NOT using the classic Star Wars crawl in ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’, images from ‘Rogue One’ surface via Entertainment Weekly online, Mon Mothma’s huge role in the spin-off film, Gareth Edwards comments on the ‘Rogue One’ re-shoots, updates on whats to come from this months Star Wars Celebration and your Twitter questions! All this and more on a new episode of Jedi Council!
Dave Filoni, Ashley Eckstein, and Pablo Hidalgo host Ahsoka’s Untold Tales Panel at Celebration Europe
Ahsoka’s Untold Tales Panel is coming to Star Wars Celebration Europe. Join an all-star panel on the con’s first day that will include discussion that follows the adventures of the fan favorite Star Wars character ‘Ahsoka Tano’. Read on for more!
Why do we love Star Wars? Well there isn’t really an answer to that question, not a definitive one anyway. Some love it for the films, some the TV Shows, the comics, the books, the toys and much more. But it’s those toys that really helped put Star Wars at the top of the food chain. Back in 1977 when there was only one film there were only three ways to see it again; the first was to go to your local theatre and buy another ticket, the second was to dream about it every single night and the third was to re-enact it with your action figures. Ever since then Star Wars had lead the way with its dynamic merchandising choices, singlehandedly changing the game for every film released in the future and that hasn’t changed even now in 2016 almost 40 years later.
Andi Gutierrez and Peter Townley are back with the latest episode of the Star Wars Show, a weekly look at everything Star Wars from the Lucasfilm headquarters.