• Mark Hamill kept the big 'Star Wars' secret from Carrie Fisher
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    Jeremy Belanger

    Mark Hamill kept the big 'Star Wars' secret from Carrie Fisher

    Mark Hamill couldn't tell Carrie Fisher about the reveal that Darth Vader was Luke Skywalker's father because she would have told everyone.

  • Mega haul of film and TV memorabilia going up for auction in the UK
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    Ben Bussey

    Mega haul of film and TV memorabilia going up for auction in the UK

    Iconic items from 'The Shining,' 'Batman' and 'The Empire Strikes Back' are among those going under the hammer.

  • Boba Fett Was Meant To Be The Main Villain In Return Of The Jedi
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    Ben Arnold

    Boba Fett Was Meant To Be The Main Villain In Return Of The Jedi

    Boba Fett is the ‘Star Wars’ bounty hunter with a cult all his own, but according to a key insider in the Lucasfilm empire, he was once being teed up for a far bigger role. Despite having scarcely any dialogue (just four lines, in fact) Fett, who first shows up in 'The Empire Strikes Back’, was set to be the main villain in 'Return of the Jedi’, no less. Which is why, perhaps, he was unceremoniously shoved into a big pit with teeth in the desert in 'Return of the Jedi’.