If you're waiting in anticipation of a new 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' trailer to turn up at the annual Disney expo D23, then you might be waiting a little longer.
Director Colin Trevorrow has spoken about how ‘Star Wars 9’ will be made without the legendary Carrie Fisher, who died last year.
Could Star Wars fans be slightly less hyped about this new chapter in the series, with trailer views seemingly down across the board.
Star Wars actor Boyega said that he subject to so-called 'random checks' when he'd arrive in Los Angeles for auditions.
The late actress acted as a 'script doctor' for 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' writer and director Rian Johnson, who would visit her house in Beverly Hills.
It looks as though Justin Theroux is in ‘Star Wars 8’. According the Making Star Wars, the 45-year-old actor has landed a role in ‘Star Wars 8’… and they even have some idea about what kind of character he’ll be playing. “The Leftovers star Justin Theroux has a role in The Last Jedi,” they revealed.
It might not be an awful lot to go on, but movie fans and critics CinemaCon event in Las Vegas have been given their first glimpse of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. According to an iO9 reporter, it was just a handful of shots, but featured Daisy Ridley’s Rey brandishing a lightsaber.
Seems not, unless Mark Hamill’s hairy Jedi is suffering from an acute bout of amnesia. New footage from ‘The Last Jedi’ was shown to Disney shareholders and a select few others yesterday, including a rather telling exchange between Skywalker and the notably surnameless Rey. Anyhow, it feels like that particular avenue might be closing off, so perhaps she’s not a Skywalker, but a Kenobi (she’s probably not an Organa, as that might have come up in conversation with Princess Leia in ‘The Force Awakens’).
John Boyega has responded furiously to Samuel L. Jackson’s recent comments about the “abundance” of black British actors that he believes have taken roles from their African-American counterparts. Samuel L. Jackson kick started this back and forth when, during his interview on US radio station Hot 97, he questioned why British actor Daniel Kaluuya had been cast in the lead role in ‘Get Out’, which sees an African-American man meeting his white girlfriend’s parents. “Daniel grew up in a country where they’ve been interracial dating for a hundred years.
Who is Benicio Del Toro playing in ‘Star Wars 8’? It’s no secret that the 49-year-old actor will be heading to the galaxy far, far away… and it’s long been rumoured that he’d be joining ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ in a villainous role. Now, it looks as though he could well be the son of a very familiar ‘Star Wars’ character.