Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian: Episode 8 review: Seven of my favorite connections and easter eggs from the show

Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian: Episode 8 review: Seven of my favorite connections and easter eggs from the show

The eight-part documentary series about the making of the first season of The Mandalorian wrapped up today, and though I'll review the series as a whole soon, I'll say what I've been saying since the beginning: it's one of the finest behind-the-scenes looks you'll find. That continued with the eighth episode of Disney Gallery: The [...]

Breaking down the new shots from Amazon’s special look at The Rise of Skywalker

Breaking down the new shots from Amazon’s special look at The Rise of Skywalker

Amazon recently released a special look at The Rise of Skywalker, and the video takes a look back at the saga from a behind-the-scenes perspective. There are interviews with J.J. Abrams, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, and Oscar Isaac, and these include interviews both old and new. The video is intended to [...]

George Lucas, Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, and Billy Dee Williams help open Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge!

George Lucas, Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, and Billy Dee Williams help open Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge!

On Wednesday evening, Disneyland hosted the grand opening for Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge, and it was a star-studded affair.  The ceremony was hosted by Disney CEO Bob Iger, who was joined by Star Wars legends George Lucas, Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, and Billy Dee Williams. https://twitter.com/starwars/status/1134163998394519554 In typical George Lucas fashion, he gave the park [...]

Mark Hamill says Lucasfilm found a way for Carrie Fisher to still be more prominent in Episode IX

Mark Hamill says Lucasfilm found a way for Carrie Fisher to still be more prominent in Episode IX

Much has been made recently of Mark Hamill's most recent comments about the sequel trilogy, but there's really not much new there and the bottom line is that his feelings toward it are quite nuanced and mixed and not easily relegated to support any side. But out purpose here isn't really to re-hash any of [...]

Mark Hamill still has yet to do most of his scenes for Star Wars: Episode IX

Mark Hamill still has yet to do most of his scenes for Star Wars: Episode IX

Hamill, who gave a career-best performance as one of the most iconic characters in movie history in The Last Jedi, recently revealed in an interview with Entertainment Weekly that he has yet to film most of his scenes for Star Wars: Episode IX, though he was on set for a week previously. The actor said [...]

Here’s what we learned from the Star Wars: Episode IX casting announcement

Here’s what we learned from the Star Wars: Episode IX casting announcement

On Friday, Lucasfilm announced the official cast list for Star Wars: Episode IX, which begins filming on August 1. The most notable news was, understandably, the revelation that Carrie Fisher will reprise her role as General Leia Organa in the film posthumously via the use of unreleased footage shot for The Force Awakens.  It is [...]

Star Wars: Episode IX includes Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, and Billy Dee Williams!

Star Wars: Episode IX includes Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, and Billy Dee Williams!

Lucasfilm today announced that Star Wars: Episode IX will begin filming next week at Pinewood Studios, on Wednesday, August 1, 2018! The movie is being directed by J.J. Abrams, who directed The Force Awakens, and was written by Abrams and Chris Terrio.  John Williams will once again compose the score, as he has done for [...]

Mark Hamill debunks a theory about Luke Skywalker in The Last Jedi

Mark Hamill debunks a theory about Luke Skywalker in The Last Jedi

There are always a lot of interesting theories regarding Star Wars (and some not so interesting), and one theory that some have had leading up to The Last Jedi is that Luke Skywalker has actually turned to the dark side. Those people (who are a minority but nonetheless a vocal one) point to things like [...]