Suvudu Star Wars contributor Eric Geller brings you a roundup of Star Wars news from January 22-29, 2014.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 year was 1980: The hair was big, the denim stonewashed, and Mark Hamill and Harrison Ford were making the rounds on the media junket to hype up the release of ‘The Empire Strikes Back’. Check out the guys in action in these vintage recordings!Read More
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