Those of you who are rooting for the return of the original characters in the new Star Wars trilogy may get your wish. TV Guide quotes Princess Leia herself, Carrie Fisher, as saying that she, Harrison Ford, and Mark Hamill will be reporting to work in March or April.
Fisher dropped the big news during an [...]
I’ve heard a lot of complaints from friends that the original Star Wars cast is “too old” to star in the new movies. I strongly disagree. They can play a huge role as elder statesmen and kingmakers in this new film. Yeah, Carrie Fisher is older, but Princess Leia is going to be so much wiser, more connected and definitely someone you don’t want to mess with. And Luke Skywalker? Sure. Mess with a Master Jedi, hero of the galaxy and savior of the Force at the pinnacle of his strength. Let me know how that goes for you – if there’s any “you” left. Oh, and I’m sure Han Solo hasn’t lost any tricks. On the contrary, I bet he’s gained a few – and probably has an ARMY of young scoundrels and ne’er do wells to do his dirty work.Read More
They’re getting the band back together! First we heard rumors via Latino Review that Harrison Ford was planning to reprise his role as Luke Skywalker in the 2015 Star Wars films, and now Carrie Fisher has officially confirmed that she’ll be coming back as Princess Leia.Read More
Authors Troy Denning, John Jackson Miller, and Joe Schreiber joined forces to form a blogging triumvirate for the Babel Clash blog hosted by Borders Books. Del Rey’s blog post of the week is actually numerous blogs all centered around writing in the Star Wars expanded universe.Read More