Speaking to the Disney-affiliated ABC News, sources at the studio said that the report, which came from movie site Collider, is 'inaccurate'.
Lucasfilm are being kept on a tight leash following the disappointing reception of Solo: A Star Wars Story.
Mark Hamill has thrown his support behind Star Wars actress Kelly Marie Tran, who has quit social media following months of racist and sexist trolling.
Rian Johnson, the director of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, has slammed the racist and sexist trolls responsible for harassing actress Kelly Marie Tran.
There are more box office woes befalling Solo: A Star Wars Story, as Deadpool 2 has regained its position at the top of the worldwide box office charts.
Here’s how Harrison Ford’s space cowboy turned from supporting character to cultural sensation — and why his popularity, ironically, may be waning just as "Solo: A Star Wars Story" is finally in theaters.
The actor has embarked on a rigorous fitness plan which could mean he's getting in shape for a 'Star Wars' comeback.
In an important step in the right direction towards more diversity, Lucasfilm has hired director Victoria Mahoney for Star Wars: Episode IX.
Director Tony Gilroy, who was drafted in to rework Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, has been brutally frank about the situation he found the movie in.
The director was just 21 years old when his dream of getting Lucasfilm to watch one of his earliest films fell through.
'Star Wars,' Marvel, live-action adaptations of animated classics, 'A Wrinkle in Time,' Disney Animation, and theme-parks updates get our attention at D23
While the specific offerings are a surprise, a new D23 press release promises plenty of big announcements, star appearances, advance footage, and behind-the-scenes sneak peeks tied to Disney films in the pipeline for the next few years.
Disney has confirmed that ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ will include key scenes shot with IMAX cameras especially for the cinematic screening format. The announcement was made by Disney as it announced details of a renewed deal with the company to bring its biggest films to the hundreds of enormous IMAX screens worldwide. Disney also named other films on its slate that will be part-shot in IMAX, including: ‘Black Panther’, ‘Captain Marvel’, ‘Ant-Man and The Wasp’, ‘The Incredibles 2’, ‘Toy Story 4’, ‘Wreck-It Ralph 2’, ‘Indiana Jones 5’, ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ and the live-action adaptation of ‘Mulan’.
Director Rian Johnson has shared a picture from the editing suite of ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ following yesterday’s (23 January) announcement of film’s full title.
If you were betting that ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ might be on its way to besting ‘Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens’ at the box office, this may not be the news you’re looking for. While Gareth Edwards’ hard-edged prequel has gone down a storm with audiences in the west, it seems the much-coveted Chinese box office is a different story. Opening in China today, ticket presales point toward ‘Rogue One’ enjoying an opening weekend to the tune of RMB 40-50 million – which might not sound bad, until you learn that equates to somewhere between £4.7 – 5.8 million.
The biggest talking point among people who have seen ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ is undoubtedly the return of Grand Moff Tarkin and how it was achieved. Peter Cushing played the character in 1977’s ‘A New Hope’ but sadly died in 1994 at the age of 81.
Such is the current experience of the Lightsaber Academy, which has learned that it being sued by Lucasfilm (which means it’s being sued by its parent company Disney). The suit has been filed against one Michael Brown, who also operates businesses called New York Jedi, the Lightsaber Academy, and Thrills and Skills, according to the Hollywood Reporter. The legal complaint from Lucasfilm Trademarks states that the ‘defendants regularly use the Lucasfilm Trademarks without authorization in connection with their businesses’.
There’s not long to go but already streets have been closed off ahead of the huge World Première for ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’. Taking place on Hollywood Boulevard on Monday (14 December), four blocks of the iconic street have been closed since Thursday in order to prepare the stage for the biggest movie event in years. - Why Was Luke Missing From Star Wars 7 Poster?