Posts Tagged ‘Kathleen Kennedy’

16 Oct. 2014

Warwick Davis To Be In Episode VII!


In a great new video that was posted at StarWars.com, it was announced that Warwick Davis will in fact be in Episode VII! The video has some fun playing with the idea that Warwick has been waiting for J.J. Abrams phone call since last year, after he spoke with Kathleen Kennedy at Celebration Europe, with […]

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10 Oct. 2014

Lucasfilm Announces The Return Of The Star Wars Fan Film Awards With The Launch Of The Empire Strikes Back Uncut


The Star Wars Fan Film Awards are coming back! Lucasfilm announced that they’re bringing back the Fan Film Awards, where the best selections will be screened at a special ceremony at Star Wars Celebration Anaheim! To kick off The Star Wars Fan Film Awards, StarWars.com has also premiered the fan film “The Empire Strikes Back Uncut, […]

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Crystal Clarke & Pip Anderson Join The Episode VII Cast. Plus A Production Update
06 Jul. 2014

Crystal Clarke & Pip Anderson Join The Episode VII Cast. Plus A Production Update


Casting for Episode VII continues, as it was just announced over at StarWars.com that actors Crystal Clarke and Pip Anderson have joined the cast. Both actors were chosen from the open casting call that was held last year, and were chosen out of the 37,000 people who attending the casting calls in the U.S. and […]

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Episode 38: The Newcomers
12 Jun. 2014

Episode 38: The Newcomers


It’s been an incredibly busy past couple of weeks packed with Star Wars news! Kyle and Tim are back to discuss some big new additions to the cast of Episode VII, some new photos from the set, and some much-anticipated new details about Star Wars Battlefront from E3. Plus, we’ve got updates on the standalone […]

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First Star Wars Stand-Alone Film To Shoot At Pinewood Studios In The U.K.
11 Jun. 2014

First Star Wars Stand-Alone Film To Shoot At Pinewood Studios In The U.K.


Today it was announced by U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne that the first Star Wars stand-alone film will also be filming in the U.K. next year at Pinewood studios, just like Episode VII currently is right now. This comes from a report over at Bloomberg, which says the following about the first stand-alone […]

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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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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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Episode 35: The Stars of Star Wars
01 May. 2014

Episode 35: The Stars of Star Wars


After months of anticipation and speculation, the main cast members for Star Wars Episode VII have finally been revealed! Your hosts Kyle and Tim are back with another giant episode to give their reactions to the big announcement, plus share their thoughts on the recent big changes to the Expanded Universe, and get excited about […]

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The Process Of The Episode VII Casting
30 Apr. 2014

The Process Of The Episode VII Casting


I’m sure most fans are still feeling excited about the Episode VII casting announcement we got yesterday, and now The Hollywood Reporter has posted an interesting story that gives us some more insight into how the casting process went for J.J. Abrams and Kathleen Kennedy in selecting the actors for the movie. Here is a […]

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