Lucasfilm Hires Tony To As Head Of Production & Development
06 Jun. 2014

Lucasfilm Hires Tony To As Head Of Production & Development


It was announced today that former Walt Disney Studios executive Tony To has now joined Lucasfilm as their new head of production and development. In a report from Variety, they say that Tony To will oversee all live-action and animation projects, as well as overseeing the work being done at ILM and Skywalker Sound. The […]

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Mark Hamill Talks Episode VII In A New Interview
05 Jun. 2014

Mark Hamill Talks Episode VII In A New Interview


Mark Hamill recently did an interview with the Orlando Sentinel where he talks about several different topics regarding Episode VII, including his preparation for returning as Luke Skywalker, spoilers for the movie and reuniting with the original cast again. Here’s a portion of the interview: It’s always great to hear Mark Hamill talk about Star […]

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Josh Trank To Direct Other Star Wars Stand-Alone Film
04 Jun. 2014

Josh Trank To Direct Other Star Wars Stand-Alone Film


Lucasfilm is really getting things set up for all future Star Wars movies in the next several years, as today they just announced that Josh Trank (The director of Chronicle) will be directing one of the stand-alone films! Here is the official announcement from Lucasfilm: No release date or title was revealed for this stand-alone […]

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Lupita Nyong’o & Gwendoline Christie Join The Cast Of Episode VII!
02 Jun. 2014

Lupita Nyong’o & Gwendoline Christie Join The Cast Of Episode VII!


Two more actors have joined the cast of Episode VII, as it was just announced over at StarWars.com that actresses Lupita Nyong’o & Gwendoline Christie have been cast in Episode VII! Here is the official announcement from StarWars.com: After the initial cast was announced last month, there have been reports that there were still two […]

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31 May. 2014

Carrie Fisher On The Paul O’Grady Show


Carrie Fisher was recently a guest on “The Paul O’Grady Show,” where she talks about playing Leia in “A New Hope,” as well as briefly talking about being back to play Leia again in Episode VII in the usual Carrie Fisher way. You can check out the interview in the video above, where the “Star […]

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31 May. 2014

Video Interview With The Adventures of Luke Skywalker, Jedi Knight Author Tony DiTerlizzi


Back in April it was announced that Lucasfilm and Disney Publishing would be releasing four new Star Wars books geared towards young readers to help introduce to them the original trilogy. One of those books announced was titled “The Adventures of Luke Skywalker, Jedi Knight,” which uses Ralph McQuarrie’s original concept art to tell the […]

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Episode 37: In J.J. We Trust
28 May. 2014

Episode 37: In J.J. We Trust


Production is officially underway on Star Wars Episode VII! On this episode of TSC, we’ve got some updates from the set, some new rumors regarding cast members and filming locations, and the reveal of the writer and director for the first standalone Star Wars film. We also lament the loss of yet another Star Wars […]

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Lucasfilm’s Pablo Hidalgo Sets The Record Straight On The Retconning Boba Fett Rumor
23 May. 2014

Lucasfilm’s Pablo Hidalgo Sets The Record Straight On The Retconning Boba Fett Rumor


It’s been widely speculated that one of the first Star Wars stand-alone films will be about Boba Fett. But a few months ago, a crazy and just plain silly rumor came up that Lucasfilm’s plan was to retcon Boba Fett’s story to where he wouldn’t be a clone of Jango Fett anymore, due to some […]

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The Writer & Director For The First Star Wars Stand-Alone Film Have Been Announced!
22 May. 2014

The Writer & Director For The First Star Wars Stand-Alone Film Have Been Announced!


With all the attention surrounding Episode VII lately, it could be easy to forget that more Star Wars movies are coming, but today we got some details for the first Star Wars standalone movie set to release on December 16, 2016! It was announced over at StarWars.com that the movie will be directed by Gareth […]

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21 May. 2014

A Video Message from J.J. Abrams Announcing Star Wars: Force for Change!


A very cool video message from J.J. Abrams was put up today, where not only do we get a great look at the Episode VII set in Abu Dhabi, which strongly resembles Tatooine, and a new alien creature, but he also announces a new contest called,  Star Wars: Force for Change, where a fan can win […]

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