George Lucas and Kathy Kennedy honored with the Producers Guild Milestone Award!

George Lucas and Kathy Kennedy honored with the Producers Guild Milestone Award!

On Saturday night, the Producers Guild Awards presented the prestigious Milestone Award to George Lucas and Kathleen Kennedy for their contributions to filmmaking. The Producers Guild describes the Milestone Award as a recognition for a person's "historic contribution to the motion picture industry," stating that it is "the Guild's highest honor." Past recipients of the [...]

George Lucas and Kathy Kennedy are being honored with the Milestone Award from the Producers Guild of America for their leadership of Lucasfilm

George Lucas and Kathy Kennedy are being honored with the Milestone Award from the Producers Guild of America for their leadership of Lucasfilm

George Lucas and Kathy Kennedy are set to receive a very prestigious award recognizing their numerous contributions to the film industry, as the Producers Guild of America will present them with the 2022 Milestone Award at the 33rd Producers Guild Awards on March 19. The award is described as the PGA's "highest honor" and it [...]

“Under the Helmet: The Legacy of Boba Fett” review!

“Under the Helmet: The Legacy of Boba Fett” review!

While Star Wars hardly got involved with the big Disney+ Day celebration whatsoever, there was a new special that dropped, taking a behind-the-scenes look at the history of Boba Fett. "Under the Helmet: The Legacy of Boba Fett" is a 22-minute documentary looking at Fett's story and how he came to be a beloved Star [...]

Lynne Hale, the longtime PR head for Lucasfilm, is retiring at the end of the year

Lynne Hale, the longtime PR head for Lucasfilm, is retiring at the end of the year

The Hollywood Reporter recently broke the news that Lynne Hale will be retiring at the end of 2021, bringing to a close a run of 35 years leading Lucasfilm's public relations. Hale, who is currently Lucasfilm's Vice President of Publicity & Communications, joined the company in 1986 and played a pivotal role in the Star [...]

Larry Kasdan is apparently directing a documentary about George Lucas and ILM

Larry Kasdan is apparently directing a documentary about George Lucas and ILM

There's an exciting bit of news that seemed to fly very much under the radar recently, until it was noticed by a member of the Star Wars Leaks subreddit, and it's that Larry Kasdan is apparently directing a six-part documentary about George Lucas and ILM. That was revealed in a recent interview that composer James [...]

Ranking the five best Star Wars documentaries ever made!

Ranking the five best Star Wars documentaries ever made!

There are a great many things that Star Wars is known for. But one that people don't often think about is the fantastic documentaries that have accompanied the saga. In fact, a couple of these documentaries, which look at the making-of certain films, are widely considered gold standards not just amongst Star Wars but amongst [...]

Behind the Attraction: “Star Tours” episode review!

Behind the Attraction: “Star Tours” episode review!

Last week, seemingly without much attention or fanfare, a new series dropped on Disney+ called Behind the Attraction. Like the popular The Imagineering Story that came before it, this series takes a behind-the-scenes look at Disney Parks, and each episode looks at a different attraction, telling the history behind it in a fun way. The [...]