Lucasfilm have officially confirmed the veracity of my earlier Star Wars casting scoop.
Bleeding Cool have 100% confirmed that the following is accurate and that casting started today in the UK.
Inevitable, really, but now we probably have some idea of what it will feature, where it will be and when it’s going to happen.
We haven’t seen – or heard – the last of C-3PO yet. Anthony Daniels gave me an update on his pending Star Wars projects.
Brave’s Brenda Chapman consulted on the project for six months. What’s more, she has her own new project in the pipeline at Dreamworks too.
Many will recognise these rumours as having elements from the Extended Universe novels, where Jaina and Jacen Solo are well-known, well-loved characters.
Abrams wouldn’t give a straight “yes” or “no” on whether or not the film will be based on one of the “extended universe” novels.
Not sure if the videos from Patrick Willems and the gang from Bleeding Cool’s “Afterwards They Will Explode” have ever deserved that title quite so much as the do this week…
Could it be Star Wars: Reclamation?
While any “casual” Star Wars games will be produced by Disney Interactive, the House of Mouse and Lucasfilm have contracted Electronic Arts to produce a number of “core games” based on the saga.
There aren’t any specific plot or character details here. We’re talking about something a bit more nebulous, easier to promise and perhaps harder to deliver – but nonetheless, ultimately more important.
Disney’s Alan Horn made it very clear at Cinema Con in Las Vegas this afternoon: the studio will be releasing one Star Wars film every summer from 2015 onwards.
Fifteen years after Return of the Jedi… fifteen years before Episode VII?
A fake Star Wars mini-film, invaded by Disney characters and stylings.
The first pre-viz footage from the next Star Wars instalment has leaked online. You might be very, very surprised at who shows up.
From the creator of our beloved Avengers and Fantastic Four family trees.