Star Wars’ Creature designer and sculptor Ivan Manzella says Supreme Leader Snoke was supposed to be a woman.
Let’s face it, everyone wants to be in Star Wars. Which probably explains why so many people have auditioned to be in them. But there are only so many parts to go around, which means some truly amazing (and odd) actors have missed out on key roles.Click through above to see our selections, and may the force be with you. Yes, you.Read moreDonald Trump takes aim at ‘very low IQ’ Robert De Niro after F-bomb tiradeHereditary’s Toni Collette ‘couldn’t watch’ The Handmaid’s Tale season 2 because it was too violent (exclusive)Kevin Spacey to make a return to big screen after sexual misconduct allegations
Film lecturer and writer Becca Harris has done the numbers on the female representation in the franchise.
Rian Johnson's Star Wars film has been a hit with critics and at the box office but its audience rating shows a greater disparity.
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.
Carrie Fisher, best known for playing Princess Leia Organa in the ‘Star Wars’ saga, has died at the age of 60 following a cardiac arrest suffered on a plane travelling from London to Los Angeles. A family spokesman released a statement on behalf of Fisher’s daughter Billie Lourd, which said: “It is with a very deep sadness that Billie Lourd confirms that her beloved mother Carrie Fisher passed away at 8:55 (PDT) this morning. Following her heart attack on Friday 23 December, Fisher was rushed to hospital where she remained in a critical condition over Christmas.