Posts Tagged ‘Episode VIII’

First Standalone Film Titled Rouge One, Felicity Jones Officially Cast, Rian Johnson Officially Announced As Writer & Director For Episode VIII!
12 Mar. 2015

First Standalone Film Titled Rouge One, Felicity Jones Officially Cast, Rian Johnson Officially Announced As Writer & Director For Episode VIII!


Some big news has broke today, as Disney CEO Bob Iger announced during a shareholders meeting that the title of the first standalone “Star Wars” movie, actress Felicity Jones being cast in the film, and finally that Rian Johnson will write and direct Episode VIII! The titled of the first standalone film will be “Rouge […]

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Episode 53: The Chicken Walker Mystery
09 Feb. 2015

Episode 53: The Chicken Walker Mystery


Kyle and Tim have braved illness and busy schedules to finally bring you a new episode of The Saga Continues! We round up all the latest news and rumors regarding The Force Awakens, and cover some updates on Star Wars Battlefront, Celebration Anaheim, and more! We also go on some fun tangents and ponder one […]

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05 Feb. 2015

J.J. Abrams Talks “The Force Awakens” In A New Video Interview


Last night at the Visual Effects Society Awards, Collider had the chance to chat with J.J. Abrams on the red carpet, where he talks about a lot of different subjects regarding the “The Force Awakens”! J.J. talks about the new Lightsaber design for Kylo-Ren, shooting in IMAX, CG effects, and touches briefly on what his […]

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Episode 45: The Clone Wars Legacy
03 Oct. 2014

Episode 45: The Clone Wars Legacy


Holy Chrome Troopers, Batman! Kyle and Tim round up all the latest Star Wars Episode VII updates from around the web, including a fun Batman easter egg, leaked images of some very cool new stormtroopers, cast interviews, and the latest plot rumors. We also geek out over some unexpected and awesome new Clone Wars content, […]

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Rian Johnson Talks Episode VIII On The TalkHouse Podcast.
18 Sep. 2014

Rian Johnson Talks Episode VIII On The TalkHouse Podcast.


While Lucasfilm has yet to officially announce that Rian Johnson is directing Episode VIII, that definitely hasn’t stopped him from talking about it! Rian Johnson and fellow filmmaker Terry Gilliam did an episode of the The TalkHouse Podcast, where Rian Johnson talks about his next project being  Episode VIII. He discusses what it’s like to write something […]

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Episode 41: Talk to the Hand
02 Aug. 2014

Episode 41: Talk to the Hand


We’re back with all the latest on Star Wars Episode VII, including a new ship reveal, new filming locations, a new interview with Mark Hamill, and plenty of new plot rumors (some more ridiculous than others). Plus, we have lots of new Star Wars Rebels clips and trailers to geek out about, and Tim brings […]

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Episode 39: Hunters and Witches and Mandos, Oh My!
03 Jul. 2014

Episode 39: Hunters and Witches and Mandos, Oh My!


It’s been a while, but we’re finally back with a new episode to cover all the exciting Star Wars news and rumors from the past few weeks. Tim takes the lead on this one as we talk about Harrison Ford’s injury, Emmy wins for The Clone Wars, new details about Rebels, and lots of intriguing […]

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RUMOR: Director Rian Johnson To Write & Direct Episodes VIII & IX
20 Jun. 2014

RUMOR: Director Rian Johnson To Write & Direct Episodes VIII & IX


In what possibly can be some real big news for the Star Wars saga, Deadline is reporting that Lucasfilm is close to making a deal with director Rian Johnson (Who wrote and directed the 2012 movie Looper)  to write and direct Episodes VIII and IX. Here is the story from Deadline: One of the big […]

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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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Bob Iger Gives Updates On Future Star Wars Films
06 May. 2014

Bob Iger Gives Updates On Future Star Wars Films


Today during an earnings conference call, Disney’s Bob Iger gave some updates on not only Episode VII, but the planned release schedule for Episodes VIII and IX, as well as the standalone films. Here is what Bob Iger had to say during the conference call from Jedi News: So if Disney’s plan holds true, we […]

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