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‘Star Wars: Episode 9’ gets May 2019 release date

The biggest news of the bunch is the release date for Colin Trevorrow’s Star Wars: Episode 9: May 24, 2019. This represents a major shift from Lucasfilm scheduling its Star Wars movies for the holiday season, but it also represents the franchise going “home,” so to speak. Until Star Wars: The Force Awakens, this series […]

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‘Fate of the Furious’ breaks ‘Star Wars’ global box office record with $532.5 million opening

The Fate of the Furious, directed by F. Gary Gray, raced to an estimated $532.5 million global debut over Easter weekend, including $100.2 million domestically and a $432.2 million overseas. If those estimates hold when final numbers are tallied early Monday, Furious 8 will eclipse Star Wars: The Force Awakens ($529 million) to boast the […]

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Check out the ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ teaser poster

In addition to the first teaser trailer, Disney has released a cool teaser poster for Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Check it out!

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ORLANDO, FL - APRIL 13: Harrison Ford, Kathleen Kennedy, George Lucas, Billie Lourd and Mark Hamill attend the 40 YEARS OF STAR WARS PANEL during the 2017 STAR WARS CELEBRATION at Orange County Convention Center on April 13, 2017 in Orlando, Florida.  (Photo by Gerardo Mora/Getty Images for Disney)

See photos from the Star Wars 40th Anniversary panel at Celebration

Star Wars Celebration Orlando officially began this morning with a tribute to the Saga’s 40th anniversary. Warwick Davis played host to a panel that featured surprise appearances from the Maker, George Lucas, along with Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy, Star Wars Rebels executive producer Dave Filoni, and franchise stars Hayden Christensen, Ian McDiarmid, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, Billy […]

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Disney and Lucasfilm announce ‘Star Wars Forces of Destiny’ initiative launching this summer

Disney and Lucasfilm are kicking off Star Wars Celebration Orlando with a big announcement. Star Wars Forces of Destiny is coming this summer from a galaxy far, far away. The new initiative will celebrate the stories of several Star Wars icons including Princess Leia, Rey, Jyn Erso, and more. There will be brand new animated shorts featuring some […]

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Han Solo ‘Star Wars’ spinoff eyes Michael K. Williams in key role

“The Wire” star Michael K. Williams is in final talks to join the upcoming Han Solo spinoff starring Alden Ehrenreich, Variety has learned exclusively. Donald Glover, Thandie Newton, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Woody Harrelson and Emilia Clarke are already set to co-star in the Disney-Lucasfilm feature, directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller. Jon and Lawrence Kasdan […]