John Boyega teases he’d be open to returning to Star Wars if his Finn was given due representation

He recently spoke out against Disney for what he felt was the sidelining of his character in one of the biggest cinematic franchises of all time. And this week, Star Wars actor John Boyega opened up once again about his experience in the sci-fi film series, and how he’d be open to revisiting his character Finn … Read more John Boyega teases he’d be open to returning to Star Wars if his Finn was given due representation

Billie Lourd pays tribute to her late mother Carrie Fisher with touching pregnancy throwback 

Billie Lourd pays tribute to her late mother Carrie Fisher as she marks her 64th birthday with touching pregnancy throwback By Christine Rendon For Dailymail.com Published: 20:40 BST, 21 October 2020 | Updated: 20:40 BST, 21 October 2020 Billie Lourd has paid tribute to her late mother Carrie Fisher on the day that would have … Read more Billie Lourd pays tribute to her late mother Carrie Fisher with touching pregnancy throwback 

The Mandalorian Season 2 trailer teases action-packed footage

Fans tuning in to Monday Night Football on ESPN were given an extra treat during the halftime show, with the new trailer for Season 2 of The Mandalorian. With just 11 days left until Season 2 of the beloved Star Wars TV series debuts on Disney Plus on October 11, the trailer (via Star Wars … Read more The Mandalorian Season 2 trailer teases action-packed footage

The Mandalorian: Pedro Pascal talks Baby Yoda being true breakout star of the show

Pedro Pascal graced the cover of this week’s Variety and opened up about his breakout success in the Disney+ series The Mandalorian. The 45-year-old Chilean–American actor was in a self-deprecating mode while talking about himself as the current ‘face’ of the Star Wars franchise, though he joked he was more of a ‘silhouette.’ Instead, Pascal claimed … Read more The Mandalorian: Pedro Pascal talks Baby Yoda being true breakout star of the show

Star Wars’ Mark Hamill says Mitch McConnell is ‘what pure evil looks like’ as he laughed in debate

Star Wars’ Mark Hamill calls out Mitch McConnell as ‘what pure evil looks like’ over response to coronavirus in debate Sequence came as McConnell was asked about the pandemic by his Democratic opponent Amy McGrath  Retired U.S. Marine Corps fighter pilot grilled him about the response amounted to a ‘dereliction of duty’  Hamill is best … Read more Star Wars’ Mark Hamill says Mitch McConnell is ‘what pure evil looks like’ as he laughed in debate

The Mandalorian shares character posters

The Mandalorian is set to debut its second season on Disney+ on October 30 after a very successful first season. And on Monday the Star Wars series released four character posters of some of the main characters from the spinoff show. The Mandalorian, the Child, Cara Dune and Greef Karga were seen in their stand-alone … Read more The Mandalorian shares character posters

Engineer creates the world’s first real-life retractable ‘Star Wars’ lightsaber

A popular YouTuber has created the first functioning lightsaber, using propane gas burning at around 4,000°C to create a retractable plasma beam. Canadian James Hobson, known as ‘the Hacksmith’, has a following of ten million subscribers and works on turning popular science fiction items into reality.   Inspired by a love of Star Wars, he has previously made … Read more Engineer creates the world’s first real-life retractable ‘Star Wars’ lightsaber

Liam Neeson reveals he was considered for André the Giant’s role in The Princess Bride

He’s made his mark on the Star Wars and Batman franchises and has worked with legendary directors including Woody Allen, Martin Scorsese and Steven Spielberg. Yet Liam Neeson lost out on what might have been one of his biggest roles ever more than 23 years ago. The 68-year-old Oscar nominee revealed Friday on a virtual … Read more Liam Neeson reveals he was considered for André the Giant’s role in The Princess Bride

Ewan McGregor reveals much-delayed Obi-Wan Kenobi series to finally start filming in March 2021

Ewan McGregor reveals much-delayed Disney series telling the story of Obi-Wan Kenobi will finally start filming in March 2021 By Nick Ferris For Mailonline Published: 14:50 BST, 11 October 2020 | Updated: 15:00 BST, 11 October 2020 It hit a big stumbling block earlier this year, when problems with the script caused production to be … Read more Ewan McGregor reveals much-delayed Obi-Wan Kenobi series to finally start filming in March 2021

Princeton college building named for Woodrow Wilson to be renamed for a black female alumna

Princeton is replacing a residential college once named after 28th president Woodrow Wilson with a new one named for a black female alumna and major donor.  Mellody Hobson, who is married to Star Wars creator George Lucas, will become the first black woman to have a residential college on the prestigious campus named for her … Read more Princeton college building named for Woodrow Wilson to be renamed for a black female alumna