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‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Negative Buzz Apparently Amplified by Russian Trolls, Study Finds

Star Wars: The Last Jedi, a film which singlehandedly broken the franchise fanbase and split it into several different camps. There were fans who absolutely hated the feature, those who called it the best film in the series since Empire, critics who continuously argued with fans about the films complex nature and more. But, what if ...

‘The Americans’ Star Keri Russell in Talks to Join ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’

While her critically acclaimed role on The Americans has ended, Keri Russell looks to have no plans of slowing down as Variety reports that she has entered early talks to join the cast of Star Wars: Episode IX. Russell's breakout show, Felicity, was executive producers by JJ Abrams, who will co-write and direct Episode IX. The ...

UPDATE: Lucasfilm’s Kathleen Kennedy Would Like A Lando Calrissian ‘Star Wars’ Spin-Off Film

UPDATE: In response to this earlier story, io9 contacted Lucasfilm and confirmed that the quote wasn’t translated correctly, with a rep saying: “[Kennedy] said it’s something she’d like to do one day in the future.” The original story follows: Well... Hollywood is known for its out-of-the-box ideas right? When it was announced that Han Solo would be ...

Ron Howard Discusses Phil Lord & Chris Miller’s Exit From ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’

After months of reports and speculation, director Ron Howard has finally offered some insight into Phil Lord and Christopher Miller’s exit from Solo: A Star Wars Story as directors. Last June, it was revealed that Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy had made the decision to part ways the duo off of the Star Wars spin-off due to creative differences shortly before ...

‘Game of Thrones’ Creators David Benioff & D.B Weiss Set to Write and Produce A New Series of ‘Star Wars’ Films

Written By: Nick Poulimenakos David Benioff and D.B Weiss are packing their things and moving from King's Landing to a galaxy far, far away! In an announcement by Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy, Benioff and Weiss, creators of the smash-hit, Emmy Award-winning television series Game of Thrones, will write and produce a new series of Star Wars films. This ...

Disney Announces Rian Johnson Will Create A New ‘Star Wars’ Trilogy

Written By: Nick Poulimenakos Breaking news! The official Star Wars website has announced that Star Wars: The Last Jedi director, Rian Johnson, has signed on to develop a brand new Star Wars trilogy! Disney has tapped that director to structure the next three films and has also brought in Johnson's main producer Ram Bergman to work on the massive ...

More Details Emerge On Colin Trevorrow’s ‘Star Wars Episode IX’ Exit

Written By: Nick Poulimenakos Colin Trevorrow signing on to direct the last film in the Star Wars sequel trilogy was a decision that received a mixed reaction from fans. Now, Trevorrow and Lucasfilm announced that they had parted ways and Star Wars: Episode IX would be getting a rewrite from Harry Potter and the Cursed Child scribe, Jack Thorne. ...

Former ‘Han Solo’ Movie Director Chris Miller Sends out Cryptic Tweet

Written By: Nick Poulimenakos Chris Miller, one of directors recently fired from the still untitled 'Han Solo' anthology film has finally broken his silence since he and his partner Phil Lord were booted from the movie. And the tweet sounds a lot like a familiar Star Wars: A New Hope line... https://twitter.com/chrizmillr/status/879796915755511808 To a regular movie fan, ...

Rumor: Here’s How the ‘Han Solo’ Movie Crew Reacted to the Firing of Directors Phil Lord And Chris Miller

Written By: Nick Poulimenakos Directors come and go all time. A director leaving a movie part way through production isn't unheard of. It happened to Richard Donner on Superman II, Patty Jenkins on Thor 2, Edgar Wright on Ant-Man, etc. But a Star Wars film has usually never had this issue. Sure Tony Gilroy stepped in to assist Gareth Edwards in re-shooting Rogue ...

Breaking News: ‘Han Solo’ Spin-Off Film Loses Its Directors

Written By: Nick Poulimenakos Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, best known for directing 21 Jump Street and The Lego Movie will no longer be helming the highly anticipated Star Wars anthology film centered on Han Solo. The news was announced in a statement from Lucasfilm. Kathleen Kennedy, president of Lucasfilm, said in the statement: "Phil Lord and Christopher Miller are ...

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