Star Wars


Leslye Headland at the Primetime Emmy Awards, courtesy of Kathy Hutchins and Shutterstock.com.

Star Wars Showrunner Leslye Headland Discusses "Getting in the Room"

Things haven't been looking too shabby in the live-action corner of Disney+'s Star Wars universe lately, in large part due to The Mandalorian finding itself well-positioned for its October premiere window (and work on a third season reportedly underway). Though the COVID-19 pandemic resulted in some bumpy rides production-wise (as well as some behind-the-scenes maneuverings), […]

A look at Werner Herzog from The Mandalorian (Image: Disney+)

The Mandalorian Star Werner Herzog Keeps Up with the Baby Yoda Love

When you're in the position Disney+'s The Mandalorian of reportedly having Rosario Dawson, Timothy Olyphant, Temuera Morrison, Katee Sackhoff, and Michael Biehn joining your second season, it's safe to say you're feeling pretty good about how things are looking. Series creator Jon Favreau already confirmed October as the premiere month and that he was returning […]

Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis arrives for the 25th Annual Critics' Choice Awards on January 12, 2020 in Santa Monica, CA. Editorial credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com

The Mandalorian: Jason Sudeikis Recalls Drawing Ire of Baby Yoda Fans

Jason Sudeikis carved quite a niche for himself after his days on Saturday Night Live. Aside from his successful acting career, he is also the host of the TBS game show Tournament of Laughs. Sudeikis also has somewhat of a standing invitation to return to SNL to reprise his role as Democratic frontrunner former Vice […]

The Mandalorian and The Child (Image: Disney+)

The Mandalorian Season 2: Bryce Dallas Howard Talks Baby Yoda Upgrade

Okay, now this is just getting silly. For a second season return that's still four months away, fans of Disney+'s live-action Star Wars spinoff series The Mandalorian have had a lot to be excited about. Rumor mills were grinding overtime with news that Rosario Dawson, Timothy Olyphant, Temuera Morrison, Katee Sackhoff, and Michael Biehn were […]

The Mandalorian and The Child (Image: Disney+)

The Mandalorian: You Caught Mark Hamill's Season 1 Cameo, Right?

Fans of Disney+'s live-action Star Wars spinoff series The Mandalorian have every reason in the world to be excited about its return. Series creator Jon Favreau confirmed that the second season's October premiere window was still on track, and some of the faces you might just be seeing include Rosario Dawson, Timothy Olyphant, Temuera Morrison, […]

Star Wars: Dave Filoni Talks Ending Clone Wars’ on His Terms

Star Wars: Dave Filoni Talks Ending Clone Wars On His Own Terms

Star Wars: The Clone Wars creator Dave Filoni has been fortunate to be able to finish despite the series having three different homes. Following the 2008 animated film of the same name, the television series originally premiered on Cartoon Network where it lasted five seasons before its cancellation in 2013. The following year, the series […]

The Mandalorian and The Child (Image: Disney+)

The Mandalorian: Pedro Pascal Posts on Supreme Court LGBTQ Ruling

Some excellent news broke on Monday afternoon, with the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in favor of LGBTQ rights with a decision that grants gay, lesbian, and transgender workers protection under federal anti-discrimination law. In a 6-3 decision, the Court ruled that LGBTQ employees cannot be fired based on their sexual orientation and that Title VII […]

Bill Burr in The Mandalorian (Image: Disney+)

The Mandalorian: Bill Burr Not Too Hopeful About Season 2 Return

It's been no mystery that Disney+'s live-action Star Wars spinoff series The Mandalorian has been having a good run of things, especially when you consider the COVID-19 world we've all been living in over the past several months. With series creator Jon Favreau confirming the second season's October premiere, it appears fans have Rosario Dawson, […]

A sneak preview of Star Wars: Jedi Temple Challenge, courtesy of Disney.

Star Wars: Jedi Temple Challenge Premieres First 2 Episodes Online

After an understandable delay of one week (more on that below), the first two episodes of Star Wars: Jedi Temple Challenge have made their way online (available on the Star Wars Kids channel on YouTube and StarWarsKids.com), but no need to leave since we have both episodes waiting for you below. In the series, host […]

The Mandalorian and The Child (Image: Disney+)

The Mandalorian Season 2: Sam Hargrave Talks Upping Action; The Volume

On Monday, fans of Disney+'s live-action Star Wars spinoff series The Mandalorian learned that Extraction director Sam Hargrave would be joining the second season as a second unit director. Hargrave joins a list of new faces expected for season 2, both in front of (Rosario Dawson, Timothy Olyphant, Temuera Morrison, and Michael Biehn) and behind the […]

Sam Hargrave is joining The Mandalorian season 2 (Image: Netflix).

The Mandalorian: Extraction Director Sam Hargrave Joins Season 2 Team

Okay, now this is just starting to get silly. Disney+'s live-action Star Wars spinoff series The Mandalorian somehow found a way to pretty much fly above the coronavirus clouds, resulting in a steady stream of good news. With series creator Jon Favreau confirming the second season's October premiere, news leaks have Rosario Dawson, Timothy Olyphant, Temuera […]

The Mandalorian returns this fall, courtesy of Disney+.

The Mandalorian Season 2: Jon Favreau Says "We Were Lucky"

Disney+'s live-action Star Wars spinoff series The Mandalorian has been having a pretty decent off-season. With the series set to return for a second season in October, news leaks have Rosario Dawson, Timothy Olyphant, Temuera Morrison, and Michael Biehn joining the cast, with series creator Jon Favreau, executive producer Dave Filoni, Peyton Reed (Ant-Man), and […]

A sneak preview of Star Wars: Jedi Temple Challenge, courtesy of Disney.

Star Wars: Jedi Temple Challenge Delayed 1 Week for "Better Headspace"

Star Wars fans young and old who were looking forward to the first episode Star Wars: Jedi Temple Challenge will have a little extra time to build up that excitement. In fact, they'll have a week. Reality competition series host Ahmed Best aka Master Kelleran Beq (also Jar Jar Binks in the Star Wars prequel […]

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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 […]

LOS ANGELES - FEB 13: Ronald D. Moore arrives for the ‘Outlander’ Season 5 Premiere on February 13, 2020, in Hollywood, CA (DFree/Shutterstock.com)

Outlander EP Ronald D. Moore on Star Wars Series That Might've Been

Let's start this off by recognizing that both the Star Wars franchise and Ronald D. Moore have both done quite well for themselves respectively when it comes to their time on television. "The House That Lucas Built" (and "The Mouse" now owns) has had a strong run of animated series over the years, followed by […]

Ricky Whittle posed with "The Child" (well, a doll) on the set of American Gods (images: Disney+ / STARZ).

American Gods Star Ricky Whittle Wants Season 4 Baby Yoda Crossover

Please don't get us wrong. We have tons of respect for American Gods star Ricky Whittle's sense of optimism and thinking really outside the box. And we guess there could be a way for Shadow Moon to somehow find his way into the Star Wars universe (and who wouldn't want to Neil Gaiman to get […]

Pedro Pascal Talks Community, Buffy the Vampire Slayer Role and More

First things first, if you haven't checked out the Community cast's charity table read of fifth season episode "Cooperative Polygraphy", you need to treat yourself to it (check out the link below). Along with bringing Joel McHale, Gillian Jacobs, Danny Pudi, Yvette Nicole Brown, Alison Brie, Jim Rash, Ken Jeong, Donald Glover, and series creator […]

Simon Pegg at the UK premiere for "Once Upon A Time In Hollywood" in Leicester Square, London. Editorial credit: Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com

The Mandalorian: Simon Pegg Pitches His Star Wars Return

Simon Pegg has an idea to return to the Star Wars franchise as a different alien in the popular series The Mandalorian. The actor originally played Unkar Plutt, the junk trader who exchanged Rey's (Daisy Ridley) metal scraps for rations in Jakku before she set off to join the Resistance and later, learn the ways […]

Timothy Olyphant

The Mandalorian Season 2 Bringing In Timothy Olyphant as Cobb Vanth?

Since it was announced last week that the Deadwood and Justified star was set to join the show's second season, fans of Disney+'s The Mandalorian have been speculating if Timothy Olyphant was set for a new or known character. According to exclusive reporting from /Film, it appears Olyphant will be sporting Boba Fett's armor. But […]

Timothy Olyphant

The Mandalorian Season 2 Casts Timothy Olyphant in Undisclosed Role

Disney+'s The Mandalorian keeps finding new ways to make its upcoming second season look as impressive as possible. With the Star Wars spinoff series set to return this October with Jon Favreau back at the helm, EP Dave Filoni is being joined by Robert Rodriguez (Alita: Battle Angel, Grindhouse: Planet Terror) and Peyton Reed (Ant-Man […]