Posts Tagged ‘Carrie Fisher’

11 Sep. 2017

Rian Johnson Talks About Who Will Direct Episode IX & Shares New Episode VIII Details


While doing a press event in Japan, Rian Johnson was asked about his thoughts on directing Episode IX now that Colin Trevorrow is no longer on the project, and as of right now, it sounds like he is not really putting himself in consideration to direct it. His answer to that question was, “It was […]

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Episode 96: Kenobis, Skywalkers and Randos
21 Aug. 2017

Episode 96: Kenobis, Skywalkers and Randos


We got lots of Episode VIII info and images from Entertainment Weekly recently, so it’s time for a new massive episode to dissect all the new Last Jedi goodness! We analyze and speculate on all the new reveals and teases, plus discuss the rumored development of the next standalone film! http://traffic.libsyn.com/thesagacontinues/SWTSC_Episode_96.mp3Podcast: Play in new window […]

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Kathleen Kennedy Talks With Vanity Fair About The Future Of Star Wars
25 May. 2017

Kathleen Kennedy Talks With Vanity Fair About The Future Of Star Wars


Vanity Fair had the chance to do an interview with Kathleen Kennedy earlier this year as part of their “The Las Jedi” issue, and in that interview she shared some new details about what’s going on at Lucasfilm right now in regards to what they’re going to do next after Episode IX, and how the […]

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New The Last Jedi Images & Details Revealed From Vanity Fair
24 May. 2017

New The Last Jedi Images & Details Revealed From Vanity Fair


After getting the reveal of four awesome covers featuring characters from “The Last Jedi” yesterday for the latest issue of Vanity Fair, the full featured article on the latest “Star Wars” film has now been released over at Vanity Fair.com, where we learn a few new details about some characters and planets, and get to […]

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Episode 91: Battlefront II Memes
28 Apr. 2017

Episode 91: Battlefront II Memes


We’re back for our second Star Wars Celebration Orlando recap episode, and joining us for all the fun on this one is our good friend Paul Hermann! We talk about the amazing 40th Anniversary panel, give more speculation on The Last Jedi trailer, and have a major geek out session about all the awesome features […]

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13 Apr. 2017

Star Wars 40th Anniversary Panel Tribute To Carrie Fisher


Celebration Orlando got started with a great panel celebrating forty years of “Star Wars” with some great surprises. But there was a very emotional moment during the panel when Carrie Fisher’s daughter Billie Lourd came on the stage to talk about her mother, and was then followed by a beautiful tribute video that was put […]

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Episode 85: Farewell To The Princess
13 Jan. 2017

Episode 85: Farewell To The Princess


As we head into a new year full of exciting Star Wars content, we take time to reflect back on the highs and lows from the end of 2016 as we mourn the tragic loss of icon Carrie Fisher, but celebrate her enduring legacy as well as the continuing success of Rogue One: A Star […]

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Report That Lucasfilm Will Meet This Month On How To Handle Leia’s Story
05 Jan. 2017

Report That Lucasfilm Will Meet This Month On How To Handle Leia’s Story


Fans everywhere are sill mourning the tragic loss of Carrie Fisher from last week. And while that sadness continues to be felt by everyone, the sad reality is that Disney and Lucasfilm have to decide on how to move forward with Leia’s story for Episodes VIII and IX. In an article over at The Hollywood […]

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05 Jan. 2017

Nightline’s Video Of How ILM Created The Effects For Tarkin & Leia In Rogue One


“Rogue One” is a film that has lots of great special effects, but probably ILM’s most impressive feat was bringing Tarkin and a young Princess Leia into the movie using CG effects. How exactly was that done? Well in a segment on last night’s “Nightline,” we get an awesome inside look at the process ILM […]

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Carrie Fisher Passes Away At Age 60
27 Dec. 2016

Carrie Fisher Passes Away At Age 60


It’s a very sad day today, as Carrie Fisher has passed away at the age of 60 after suffering a heart attack. Here is the statement from the family spokesman Simon Halls: This is going to be tough to accept. For me, and I know many other “Star Wars” fans, we have known Carrie Fisher […]

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