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Tag: Star Wars

Disney’s Acquisition of Fox Will Lead to a “Transformational” Year

Disney’s $71.3 billion acquisition of 21st Century Fox, as well as the launch of the Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge theme parks and the Disney+ streaming service later this year, signals a big, but transformational year ahead” for the Walt Disney Company. Benjamin Swinburne, an analyst from at Morgan Stanley (via CNBC), reports that “2019 is likely a transformational year for ...

Lucasfilm Announces ‘Star Wars Resistance’ Renewed for Season 2

It’s official: Star Wars Resistance will fight its way back on television in fall 2019. StarWars.com has announced that Disney Channel has ordered a second season of the animated series Star Wars Resistance for a fall 2019 premiere. Set prior to the events of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Star Wars Resistance follows Kazuda Xiono (“Kaz”), a young pilot recruited by the ...

‘Black Panther’ Composer Ludwig Goransson Announced as Composer for ‘Star Wars’ Series ‘The Mandalorian’

From Community to Black Panther, Ludwig Goransson has proven time and time again that his range as a producer knows no bounds. Now, he will take his talents to a galaxy, far far away. Today, Lucasfilm announced that Goransson will write and compose the score for Jon Favreau's upcoming Star Wars series for Disney+, The ...

Disney+ Reveals Full Cast for Jon Favreau’s ‘The Mandalorian’ Series

Lucasfilm has officially confirmed the full cast for the first Star Wars series set to debut on Disney+, The Mandalorian.  Pedro Pascal (Narcos) has been cast in the title role as a lone Mandalorian gunfighter in the outer reaches of the galaxy. He is joined by Gina Carano (Deadpool), Giancarlo Esposito (Breaking Bad), Emily Swallow (Supernatural), Carl Weathers ...

Rey’s Force Vision in ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Almost Had a Different Actor Playing Young Luke Skywalker

As many Star Wars fans recall, JJ Abrams' The Force Awakens featured our young new Jedi, Rey, experience a vision from the force. This vision included bringing Rey to several spots in the Star Wars universe, such as a future duel with Kylo Ren, the destruction of Luke Skywalker's new Jedi temple, but also to the scene where Darth Vader and ...

Pedro Pascal to Lead ‘The Mandalorian’ Series

Pedro Pascal has been selected to star in the upcoming Star Wars TV series The Mandalorian, which will premiere on the Disney streaming service, Disney+. Recently, Pascal has found success in a variety of television roles including Prince Oberyn in Game of Thrones and Javier Pena in Narcos. He's also starred in his fair share of films with ...

‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ Prequel Series Announced for Disney Streaming Service

Yet another brand new live-action Star Wars series is coming to Disney's streaming service and will serve as a prequel to Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Disney Chairman Bob Iger revealed the new series on the fourth quarter earnings call for investors. The series will feature Diego Luna's Cassian Andor in the early formation of the Rebel Alliance, ...

Kathleen Kennedy Reportedly Says the Rumored ‘Boba Fett’ Film from James Mangold is Dead

Kathleen Kennedy looks to be taking the restructuring of the future of Star Wars to heart as yet another solo anthology film seems to be dead in the water. Kennedy has reportedly confirmed that the solo Boba Fett film from LOGAN director James Mangold is dead. The news comes from Broadcast Film Critics Association & the Broadcast Television Journalists Association member Eric ...

‘Star Wars:’ First Photo, Synopsis and Directors Revealed for Jon Favreau’s ‘The Mandalorian’

Production on the first Star Wars live-action streaming series has begun! After the stories of Jango and Boba Fett, another warrior emerges in the Star Wars universe. Jon Favreau's The Mandalorian is set after the fall of the Empire and before the emergence of the First Order. We follow the travails of a lone gunfighter in the outer reaches of the ...

‘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 ...

Matt Smith Joins ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’ In Key Role

From saving the world in Doctor Who to being the Queen's consort in The Crown, Matt Smith has found his next big gig as he has just joined Star Wars: Episode IX in a key role. The casting comes from Variety who say that insiders told them about Smith joining production which is underway in the United Kingdom. Smith joins ...

Kelly Marie Tran Opens Up About Leaving Social Media: “I Won’t Be Marginalized”

Kelly Marie Tran had had enough of the toxicity in the Star Wars fandom. It wasn't simply venom spewed from haters. No, it was far worse. The actress endured a relentless amount of abuse from trolls — both racist and sexist — simply because she is an Asian woman who appeared in a Star Wars film, which some ...

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