Earlier this month, Gary Oldman told The Guardian newspaper that he’s been in talks with the makers of Episode VII about a role. He wasn’t very specific, but did confirm that they’ve called him to discuss it.Read More
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 [...]
The word on the street is that Hugo Weaving and Michael Fassbender are both going to be in Star Wars: Episode VII. Okay, it’s not the word on the street, but I’ve always wanted to say that. Really, this rumor comes via Metro, and like everything else we’ve heard about the film, it’s just that: rumor. Adam Driver is also possibly associated with the film. You may know him from the HBO series Girls.Read More
Lord of the Rings star Dominic Monaghan recently quipped on Twitter that he’s called Star Wars: Episode VII director J.J. Abrams “less than 4,000 times” inquiring about a part in the new film.
Abrams and Monaghan worked together on the television series Lost, and the actor is known to be a huge Star Wars fan. Monaghan [...]
Let the speculation continue! Word is that the script for Star Wars: Episode VII won’t be completed until sometime next month. That’s the latest from Disney studio chairman Alan Horn, who also hints that the film’s budget hasn’t been set but could be around $200 million. The studio is betting that the next movie will be the start of what sounds like a ton of Star Wars films – One a year starting in 2015.Read More
Suvudu Star Wars contributor Eric Geller brings you a roundup of Star Wars news from November 20 – December 4, 2013.Read More
I wouldn’t bet my lightsaber on this kind of third-hand news, but a blogger at Yahoo UK reports that a Star Wars: Episode VII “insider” hints that a planet that could be Korriban, the homeworld of the Sith species and sacred ground to the Sith Order, may feature in the story. That’s a lot of could-be, maybe, might-be, he-said, she-said, overheard kind of speculation, but if true, it could be extremely interesting.Read More