Star Wars: The Force Awakens
J.J. Abrams Says He is 'Jealous' of Rian Johnson for Directing the Next 'Star Wars' Film
Jan 13, 2016 It was director J.J. Abrams himself who decided to pass on directorial duties for "Star Wars Episode VIII" to his good friend Rian Johnson. But even though it was a personal decision to let go of the franchise, Abrams cannot help but feel jealous of all the fun Johnson will have directing the eighth installment.
'Star Wars Episode IX' Director Colin Trevorrow Promises To Provide 'Satisfying' Answers to Questions About Rey
Jan 13, 2016 Daisy Ridley's character Rey in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" really invigorated the franchise, and her familial ties has become the subject of a lot of interest for avid fans. Is she really the daughter of Han Solo (Harrison Ford) and General Leia (Carrie Fisher), therefore making Kylo Ren (Adam Driver) her evil brother? Or is she the daughter of Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) and a mysterious woman?
How Will John Boyega's Finn Change in 'Star Wars: Episode VIII'?
Jan 12, 2016 One of the things that relieved "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" star John Boyega after the film was released was that he is finally able to talk about spoilers concerning J.J. Abrams' masterpiece.
Who Made It Into the Shortlist of the Han Solo Spinoff?
Jan 12, 2016 Probably the biggest question concerning the "Star Wars" franchise nowadays is: Who will be the next Han Solo?
What Does J.J. Abrams Think About 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Chances of Getting An Oscar?
Jan 11, 2016 With J.J. Abrams' "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" breaking box office records left and right, people are already buzzing about the film's chances of winning an Oscar this year.
George Lucas Apologizes For 'White Slavers' Swipe At Disney
Jan 06, 2016 Despite the success met by Disney's December hit movie "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," original helmer George Lucas, who sold the franchise several years ago is not a fan of the movie.
'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Could Top 'Avatar' as Film Crosses $1 Billion Mark
Jan 03, 2016 As ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ continues to smash records in the world box office and has just passed the $1 billion mark, J.J. Abrams’ latest film might triumph over ‘Avatar’ as the world’s highest-grossing movie in history.
George Lucas Says He Sold 'Star Wars' to the 'White Slavers'
Dec 31, 2015 It seems like George Lucas just can't seem to let the "Star Wars" franchise go even after he sold it for a whopping $4 billion to Disney.
Mark Hamill Admitted That He Had 'Conflicting Thoughts' About Luke Skywalker's Return
Dec 31, 2015 Mark Hamill's Luke Skywalker is only seen briefly in J.J. Abrams' "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," even though his character remained a central part of the storyline.
J.J. Abrams Reveals What Went Wrong in 'Star Trek: Into Darkness'
Dec 30, 2015 Director J.J. Abrams did a fantastic job with "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," and fans are surely going to rave about the film for many more years to come.
‘The Force Awakens’ DLC Not Arriving for 'Battlefront' According to DICE and EA
Dec 28, 2015 Given the recent release of Disney's "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" and its impressive box office success, a lot of "Star Wars Battlefront" gamers are wondering if the game will get a DLC based on the new film. But, according to a confirmation from developers EA and Dice, it seems "Battlefront" will not receive a content update that's directly inspired by the latest entry in the "Star Wars" film franchise.
J.J. Abrams Based Maz Kanata On His High School Teacher
Dec 28, 2015 Director J.J. Abrams managed to reinvigorate the "Star Wars" franchise with lots of new characters and a compelling storyline, and one such character is Lupita Nyong'o's Maz Kanata.
Who Could Rey's Parents Be?
Dec 25, 2015 "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" did a fantastic job in introducing new characters to the franchise, such as Daisy Ridley's Rey. Audiences warmed up to her character immediately, and as the story unfolded, the question of her parentage loomed even more.
J.J. Abrams Reveals Why He Deleted Several Maz Kanata Scenes
Dec 23, 2015 For those who are wondering why Lupita Nyong'o's character Maz Kanata in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" had very little screen presence, director J.J. Abrams has a pretty good explanation.
Which Original Character Was Supposed To Die in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'?
Dec 22, 2015 When the character of Poe Dameron was first pitched to Oscar Isaac, he was told by director J.J. Abrams that he would portray an amazing fighter pilot who has done some pretty incredible things to fight what is left of the Empire.