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Gwendoline Christie May Play A Gender-Swapped Villain In Star Wars: Episode VII
Apparently she's an Imperial Officer after Boyega's deserter, a former stormtrooper. But what the scooper claims is most interesting is that Christie has been training with an actual lightsaber. Which, if true, is an incredible feat of science, because lightsabers aren't real. But maybe she's just preparing anyway.
Star Wars: Episode VII's Big Reveal Isn't Just An X-Wing, But A Entirely New Kind Of X-Wing
This morning, when Abrams pulled his camera back to reveal a full-blown X-Wing Fighter, you can imagine the debate that raged around the Internet as rabid Star Wars enthusiasts tried to figure out which model Abrams and his crew had constructed.
J.J. Abrams Wants You to Host The First Screening Of Star Wars: Episode VII
What incredible opportunities for gung-ho Star Wars fanatics. The chance to visit the set is a once-in-a-lifetime offer. But then turning around and telling a fan that they will be one of the first people on the planet to see Star Wars: Episode VII in their home town with 20 close friends and family?
Star Wars: Episode VII Plot Details Revealed
We have a long time to go between now and the release of Star Wars: Episode VII< and there are a lot of characters who still need to be explained. But leaks like this could start the Star Wars boat sinking just a tad.
Star Wars: Episode VII Reportedly Lands 24: Live Another Day Actress
J.J. Abrams' Star Wars: Episode VII is now well into production, having completed shooting in Abu Dhabi weeks ago and currently working at Pinewood Studios in England. Filming is expected to continue through August, but even though so much time has passed apparently the production still hasn't completed its casting phase.
Star Wars Reveals Its Comic-Con Plans
A project as massive as Star Wars: Episode VII doesn’t need to roll Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford (and his busted leg) and Carrie Fisher on a stage to generate headlines. The stories are going to come anyway.
Star Wars: Episode VII Is Filming With IMAX Cameras
We've been hearing rumors about Star Wars: Episode VII possibly filming with IMAX cameras since September of last year, but only now has the format been 100% confirmed. And we're getting an early look at what is probably the planet Tatooine in the process.
Star Wars: Episode VII Leaked Footage Is Totally Fake, Still Pretty Impressive
While we know that J.J. Abrams is constructing practical effects, sets and props for use in Star Wars: Episode VII (as evidenced in the video below), the idea that his production crew would be able to build these massive creatures and parade them around in the middle of the day really makes me chuckle.
Star Wars: Episode VII Welcomes Two Newcomers To The Cast
J.J. Abrams' Star Wars: Episode VII has already enlisted a number of well known and extremely talented actors, from the members of the original cast to franchise-newbies like Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong'o, Andy Serkis and Max von Sydow. But the epic blockbuster is also opening some doors for new talent. We already know that young actors like John Boyega and Daisy Ridley will be having their profiles raised thanks to the help of the new Star Wars film, but now news has come down that they will be joined by two more newcomers.
Carrie Fisher's Daughter May Play Young Princess Leia In Star Wars: Episode VII
Billie Lourd is the daughter of Carrie Fisher and casting agent Bryan Lourd. The Sun states that she was cast because of her similarity to Carrie Fisher, though you never know HOW J.J. Abrams plans to use her.
Is J.J. Abrams Fighting With Disney About Star Wars: Episode VII's Release Date?
Production on Star Wars: Episode VII was running so smoothly, causing some fans to wonder just when the bad news was going to rear its ugly head. If the latest rumors are true, your inner pessimist may have won that bet.
Star Wars: Episode VII To Feature More Of Oscar Isaac Because Of Harrison Ford's Accident?
Rumors say that the role being played by Oscar Isaac in Star Wars: Episode VII is being expanded in the wake of Harrison Ford's injury. While no official details have been revealed about the character, the new report says that he will be playing a "descendant or even the son of Ford’s Han Solo character" and that he could start getting more screentime as a result of his co-stars injury.
Tom Cruise Rumored To Cameo In Star Wars: Episode VII
Tom Cruise is still one of the biggest stars in the universe. Edge Of Tomorrow is going to be considered an “underperformer” even though it could end up grossing $400 million worldwide. If a guy has a history of smash movies that continues until today, and he's a buddy of Abrams, and he's a Star Wars fan, you don't think Disney is going to act on that until now?
New Star Wars Villains May Connect To Boba Fett
Real Star Wars nerds are likely very familiar with the term "Mandalorian." After all, it was Mandalorian armor that made both Jango Fett and his clone Boba Fett look like a total badass. This has always been just a cool little bit of trivia shared between saga geeks, but if new rumors are to be believed then the Mandalorians - meaning the alien species - will actually be playing a significant part in the future of the franchise.
Could Star Wars: Episode VII Miss Its December 2015 Release Date?
Where there’s smoke, there’s usually fire. The reports of the Star Wars delays being substantial are loud (and frequent) enough that they have to be discussed.