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Star Wars: Rogue Squadron – Check Out the Official Teaser Trailer

Star Wars Rogue Squadron Patty Jenkins - on The Fantasy Network News

Ready for a new Star Wars film? One that doesn’t have Skywalkers in it? Disney’s Rogue Squadron, helmed by Wonder Woman director Patty Jenkins, is slated for 2023. And it looks promising as a way to refresh the film franchise after some notorious prequel and sequel missteps. The future has been uncertain for the Star Wars franchise ever since its fandom split down ...

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More Star Wars: The Clone Wars Content On the Way?

It’s no secret that Dave Filoni and the rest of the TCW crew had more stories to tell before the show got the axe following Disney’s purchase of Lucasfilm. Several pieces of concept art were revealed as treats for fans last year, and some thus-far-untold stories found their outlet in comic, story reel, and novel form. But now, writer Brent ...

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First Look at Star Wars Episode VII This Weekend!

The rumors about when the first footage of Episode VII will debut have finally been put to rest! JJ Abrams sent out this picture earlier today, pretty much confirming an 88-second teaser is on the way: So far, only nine theaters in the US have been confirmed to be the first to play the teaser, but there’s still one big ...

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Star Wars: New Addition to Episode VII Cast

This cast list is shaping up to be something of great potential! Relatively unknown actress Christina Chong has been signed on. The British actress joins other lesser-known actors like Adam Driver and Daisy Ridley. Although there is still no word on what roles any of the cast will be filling (darn you, maddening secrecy!), Chong’s character is reported to be ...

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Kevin Smith Visits Star Wars, and Casting News

Some really amazing things are finding their way onto the Internet from the Episode VII set! Director Kevin Smith visited the set in London over the weekend and “I just started crying. I was connected to my childhood in such a primal way.” According to Yahoo!, Smith gushed for over ten minutes about the surreal experience in a way that ...

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Star Wars News Roundup 6-8-2014

A lot of really cool Star Wars news has hit the Internet in the past couple of days! First up, Billy Dee Williams officially confirmed his involvement with Star Wars Rebels, due out on Disney XD this fall, on The WolfPack Podcast. “Billy Dee Williams confirms involvement in Stars Wars Rebels!… he said he was enjoying working on SW: Rebels ...

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Star Wars Rebels News Out of WonderCon

While Episode VII is being shot in Abu Dhabi, fans at WonderCon had the privilege of getting a slew of new details about the upcoming Star Wars Rebels series. The convention crowd got a first look at Ghost captain Hera in action with the droid Chopper. Composer Kevin Kiner also made a special appearance to confirm that he would be returning ...

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The Clone Wars Bonus Eps Coming To Netflix

Dubbed “The Lost Missions”, the bonus episodes of The Clone Wars now have an official release date: March 7, 2014! That’s the good news. The no-so-great news: they’ll only be available to Netflix customers. So it looks like, as of right now at least, only those with streaming capabilities will be able to watch the long-awaited episodes. Hopefully Disney will ...

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Star Wars Rebels Coming This Summer!

Disney announced earlier this week that instead of waiting until fall 2014 to premiere the brand new Star Wars installment, they’ll be airing a full-length movie on The Disney Channel this summer! Also set to air are an indeterminate number of shorts before the “official” premiere later this year on Disney XD. The news was released in a letter addressed ...

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Another New Star Wars Movie…From Pixar?!

Boy, the Star Wars stuff won’t stop coming, will it? It’s like there’s something major going on with this franchise or something… This latest bit of news was broken by the folks at Latino Review: At this point, no idea what the size or shape of this film will be and given the long-view storytelling production model that is part ...

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