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JJ Abrams 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' [SWCC]

JJ Abrams Says 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' Has a "Very Weird" Responsibility [SWCC]

JJ Abrams returned to the galaxy far, far away to take over directing duties on Star Wars: Episode IX from Colin Trevorrow, and he is FULLY aware of the weight and importance of the 9th and final Skywalker saga chapter.      While speaking with Entertainment Tonight directly following yesterday's Episode IX panel where the official title and teaser […]

Kathleen Kennedy on What 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' Title Means [SWCC]

Kathleen Kennedy on What 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' Title Means [SWCC]

It wouldn't be a Star Wars film if fans weren't debating, arguing and discussing what the film's title might mean for the film. Almost immediately, everyone had a theory as to what the title could possibly mean. LucasFilm President Kathleen Kennedy had some thoughts on Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, and shared them with Kevin Polowy […]

Kelly Marie Tran Got the BIGGEST Applause at Star Wars Celebration Today [SWCC]

Kelly Marie Tran Got the BIGGEST Applause at Star Wars Celebration Today [SWCC]

Kelly Marie Tran is delightful and should be protected. Her light and enthusiasm is infectious, and we adored getting to witness her hearing the audience cheering for HER during today's Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (formerly Episode IX) panel at Star Wars Celebration Chicago today. You can see/hear a bit in this video from Entertainment Tonight just […]

LIVE From 'Star Wars: Episode IX' Panel At Star Wars Celebration Chicago [SWCC]

LIVE From 'Star Wars: Episode IX' Panel At Star Wars Celebration Chicago [SWCC]

It's here, Star Wars fans! The panel we've all been waiting for- the Star Wars: Episode IX extravaganza live at Celebration. We'll be reporting from the room where it happens, the Wintrust Arena beginning at 11am (CMT) to bring you the news we're hoping gets announced today. You know, like the title of the film? A poster? A […]

JJ Abrams Comments on Returning to 'Star Wars' and Completing the Saga

We could be mere days away from learning a bit more about Star Wars: Episode IX, which will not only mark JJ Abrams' return to the galaxy far, far way but the end of the Skywalker saga (as we know it). Abrams of course directed Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and stepped in to take over […]

Colbert Tries to get Keri Russell to Talk 'Star Wars: Episode IX'

We still can't get over the excitement that Keri Russell, fresh off the fantabulous FX series The Americans, will be part of the Star Wars franchise with a role in JJ Abrams' Star Wars: Episode IX. There is little to nothing actually known about her character, but that didn't stop Stephen Colbert from trying to get Russell to spill the galactic […]

"Leaked" 'Star Wars: Episode IX' Poster Is…Interesting

We don't often report on leaked things, but this possible Star Wars: Episode IX poster is just too….interesting….not to tell you about. Our friends over at MakingStarWars.Net have a pretty good breakdown of what all we see on this poster, including the Knights of Ren, C-3P0's new weapon, and that alien standing next to Finn. […]

Yes, Star Wars Celebration Will Have a 'Star Wars: Episode IX' Panel!

We knew it was coming, but this morning Star Wars Celebration Chicago confirmed that yes, there will be a panel devoted to the upcoming final chapter of the Skywalker saga, Star Wars: Episode IX. This is the panel you've been waiting for! Don't miss the Star Wars: Episode IX panel with director @jjabrams at #StarWarsCelebration Chicago! Want […]

Oscar Isaac Talks the "Energy, Excitement" of 'Star Wars: Episode IX'

Star Wars: Episode IX opens in theaters in 286 days, and we are DYING for a title. While we're waiting for that, cast and crew are doing their parts to tease just enough (if anything) about working on the conclusion of the Skywalker Saga. Most recently, Oscar Isaac who plays Resistance pilot Poe Dameron spoke with […]

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Mark Hamill Talks Carrie Fisher and Star Wars: Episode IX

When Carrie Fisher unexpectedly passed away in December of 2016 it was like someone punched us in the gut. We had lost a silver screen legend who was supposed to have her moment in the sun this year. It's been widely reported that each of the new Star Wars movies would focus on a different […]

J.J. Abrams Confirms That Photography on Star Wars: Episode IX Has Wrapped

Well, that's it. Six and a half years after Lucasfilm was sold to Disney for a record amount of money, the first chapter in this new age of Star Wars has officially wrapped. Director J.J. Abrams took to Twitter to share a picture from the emotional final day on set. It feels impossible, but today […]

Highlights from Disney Earnings Call: Fox, Star Wars, and More

Bob Iger and co. today held their 1st quarter of the year's company earnings call for Disney and the subsidiaries of the House of Mouse. Things were mostly positive, congratulations about the historic Black Panther Oscar nominations, and the high number of subscribers to ESPN and UFC rights. You can read about the Q1 earnings […]

Today Was Anthony Daniels, C-3PO's Last on 'Star Wars: Episode IX'

Long-time C3PO actor Anthony Daniels revealed via Twitter that today was his last filming for Star Wars: Episode IX. Daniels' words were kind- both he and 3PO being sad- but also proud. Today was 3PO's last on Episode IX. He's sad – so am I. But we're so proud to have worked with such a lovely, […]

Does 'Star Wars: Episode IX' Cast Gift Give Away Possible Setting?

One of our favorite former Hobbits journeyed into the Cosmic Conflict saga–Dominic Monaghan has some kind of role in the upcoming Star Wars: Episode IX. This was confirmed mid-2018, and we couldn't be more excited! Monaghan just shared a video of the warm gift he was sent for being part of the cast, and it really […]

Mark Hamill Teases 'Star Wars: Episode IX' "Title"

Before you get all up in arms about this being clickbaity blah blah blah, keep in mind that Mark Hamill DID just tease *a* title for Star Wars: Episode IX. Sure, it isn't a likely REAL title, but, it falls in line with Hamill's adorable love of a certain Ms. Arianna Grande: #SorryNotSorry — Mark Hamill (@HamillHimself) […]

'Star Wars: Episode IX' Takes Place 1 Year After 'Last Jedi' Report Says

As of this week, it is less than a year to go before Star Wars: Episode IX hits theaters. This of course means news about the Cosmic Conflict Saga gets more and more likely on a daily basis. [Although we're pretty positive if we're getting any new-news about IX it'll be during the Disney Parks Parade happening […]