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The Mandalorian Forces HFPA to Clarify Golden Globes Nomination Rule

Disney+ and Jon Favreau's The Mandalorian helped put the streaming service on the map when it comes to original content and the viability of live-action Star Wars series, and now its influence has extended out into the awards arena This week, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) clarified a Golden Globes rule that directly impacts[...]

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The Mandalorian: Disney+ Docuseries Trailer Takes Us Behind the Scenes

Series creator and showrunner Jon Favreau (The Lion King) is back at the helm when the series blasts back on to the streaming service this fall, with some familiar names returning and others possibly joining Even better, reports are already out that work's begun on the third season, six months before the series' second-season debut[...]

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Russian Doll Creator Leslye Headland Sets Star Wars Series at Disney+

Less than a day after reports circulated that Jon Favreau was already working on a third season of The Mandalorian comes word that Russian Doll creator, showrunner, and executive producer Leslye Headland is developing a new live-action Star Wars series for Disney+ Variety reports exclusively that the project will be a female-focused series that takes[...]

A look at poster key art from The Mandalorian, courtesy of Disney+.

The Mandalorian Reportedly Already Moving Ahead with Season 3

Series creator and showrunner Jon Favreau is back at the helm, with series pilot director Dave Filoni back to direct and rumors of Rosario Dawson (DMZ) being cast as Ahsoka Tano (of Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars: Rebels fame) not exactly being denied by the actress On May 4, the streamer looks[...]

The Mandalorian is ready for a new season, courtesy of Disney+.

The Mandalorian Celebrates Star Wars Day with New Disney+ Docuseries

With the critically-praised hit series returns this fall, it will with creator and showrunner Jon Favreau back at the helm In addition, series pilot director Dave Filoni will be back to direct, and those rumors of Rosario Dawson (DMZ) being cast as Ahsoka Tano (of Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars: Rebels fame)[...]

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"The Mandalorian" Season 2: Jon Favreau Confirms When "Star Wars" Series Returns

By now, we're sure you've had the chance to check out Disney+ and Jon Favreau's first live-action Star Wars television series, The Mandalorian (check out our reviews of the first three episodes here, here and here, and our overall coverage here) Today brings viewers season finale "Chapter 8: Redemption" and a lot to mentally unpack on what[...]

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"The Mandalorian": Gina Carano Talks Cara Dune & (Naturally) Baby Yoda

The Mandalorian creator Jon Favreau only had Carano in mind when he conceived Cara Dune, the former Rebel shock trooper She spoke to The Hollywood Reporter about her career and how she used her MMA experience into her roles.[caption id="attachment_944167" align="aligncenter" width="1594"] DFree /[/caption]The Mandalorian introduced Cara in the Bryce Dallas Howard-directed episode “Sanctuary.”[...]

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"The Mandalorian": Disney+'s Spaghetti Western-in-Space, Because "Star Wars" Drinks Your Genres – It Drinks Them Up

Producer-writer Jon Favreau and director Dave Filoni draw on all the tropes of the Spaghetti Western to create a new type of Star Wars story There’s a bar brawl, quick-draw shootouts A crime boss played by Werner Herzog Displaced Stormtroopers work as mercenaries in the middle of nowhere like former Confederate soldiers on the run.[...]

"The Mandalorian" S01 Ep01: Star Wars Rocks in a Whole New Way (Spoiler Review)

"The Mandalorian" S01 Ep01: Star Wars Rocks in a Whole New Way (Spoiler Review)

Herzog hires the Mandalorian to track down an elusive bounty, and the payment offered is something the bounty hunter can't turn down.[caption id="attachment_1117089" align="aligncenter" width="1649"] Image Courtesy Lucasfilm/Disney[/caption]This leads to an epic hunt, a training montage, Nick FREAKING Nolte in the role of his lifetime, a gun fight between the Mandalorian, his robot buddy, and[...]

“Spider-Man: Far From Home” (Slightly) Longer Cut Set for Labor Day Weekend Re-Release

"Spider-Man" Split: Sony Pictures Chief, "Matter is Closed (For Now)"

I think we’re pretty capable of doing what we have to do here.” Jon Favreau, who presented at the summit and took the “mentor” role as the MCU’s Happy Hogan from Robert Downey, Jr’s Tony Stark in Spider-Man: Far from Home, spoke about the potential for Spider-Man’s return and future involvement in the MCU. “I’ve been talking[...]

11 Character Posters for Disney's Live-Action 'The Lion King'

11 Character Posters for Disney's Live-Action 'The Lion King'

Yes, we know, "live-action" seems a stretch for Jon Favreau's remake of the animated Disney classic The Lion King, but that's what Disney is calling it.Whatever it is, we can all agree these 11 character posters just released by the House of Mouse are our best look at what those classic animated African animals will look like[...]

'The Chef Show': Jon Favreau Returns to 'Dinner for Five' Roots on Netflix

'The Chef Show': Jon Favreau Returns to 'Dinner for Five' Roots on Netflix

We are SOOOOOO looking forward to Jon Favreau's new series coming to Netflix this summer, The Chef Show.Seriously, it's like everything we loved about Dinner for Five but current, and with Favreau himself doing some of the cooking that he picked up during Chef (a wonderful film).Favreau just shared the first trailer for the upcoming Netflix series[...]

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6 New Photos from Disney's Live-Action 'The Lion King'

Following the success of Jon Favreau’s live-action Jungle Book, next up on the animal-centric remake docket just happens to be Disney’s take on Hamlet [FIGHT ME], The Lion King.Thanks to the next issue of Entertainment Weekly, we get 6 new photos of some familiar and notable scenes from the upcoming film:[...]

Watch 'The Mandalorian' Panel at Star Wars Celebration Chicago [SWCC]

Watch 'The Mandalorian' Panel at Star Wars Celebration Chicago [SWCC]

We are pretty damn excited to learn more about the upcoming Disney+ Star Wars television series from Jon Favreau- The Mandalorian We got our "first look" at the official logo during the Disney Investor's Day presentation earlier this week, and it was just enough to boost those hype tanks.Today, there is a full panel at Star Wars[...]

Jon Favreau Says 'The Mandalorian' Scale Close to First 'Star Wars' Film

We are terribly excited for Jon Favreau's Star Wars series for Disney+, and the more we hear about The Mandalorian, the more we feel he was the right choice.The Disney+ series will be the first of the planned Cosmic Conflict projects heading to the streaming service, and will no doubt set a tone for the rest of the[...]

'The Lion King': Watch the New Trailer Right Now!

'The Lion King': Watch the New Trailer Right Now!

Watch the trailer down below: Director Jon Favreau’s all-new “The Lion King” journeys to the African savanna where a future king is born Simba idolizes his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub’s arrival[...]

Disney+ Series 'The Mandalorian' Heads to Star Wars Celebration for a Panel

We are thrilled to report that the upcoming Disney+ streaming service Star Wars spinoff series The Mandalorian is heading to Star Wars Celebration in Chicago for a panel!From Star Learn about the perilous world of The Mandalorian with Jon Favreau (executive producer and writer) and Dave Filoni (executive producer and director) in a special panel discussion on Sunday,[...]

Taika Waititi NOT Directing 'Guardians 3': "Those Are James's Films"

However I’m still hanging out with those guys and talking about new stuff.” About the experience of working with fellow Marvel Studios directing alum Jon Favreau on Disney+ Star Wars series The Mandalorian, Waititi says: “It was amazing Favreau is a genius…it’s fun doing something in the Star Wars universe It’s a strangest to see a Stormtrooper, and then[...]