ScreenCrush’s WookieeLeaks is a weekly roundup of everything 'Star Wars'! From 'Episode 7,' to the upcoming spinoffs and the TV shows, if it pertains to that long ago, far away galaxy, we’re covering it here, bringing you our expert analysis. This week, 'Episode 7' enjoys a breather, 'Star Wars Rebels' reveals an extended clip, and new images and designs emerge!
Just when you thought you were out, we pull you back in with even more 'Star Wars: Episode 7' news. On the heels of new revelations regarding the villains of J.J. Abrams' new installment in the franchise, we now also know which ship Harrison Ford's Han Solo will be piloting, as well as some other info about the various spacecrafts, Oscar Isaac's character, and more.
This week we've seen what appears to be photos of the Stormtroopers, as well as some concept art for Trooper designs from 'Star Wars: Episode 7,' but today brings some much, much bigger news: it seems that we might know who the villains (more than one!) are in the newest installment of the classic franchise.
Since that fateful day when a ton of 'Star Wars: Episode 7' set photos leaked online, detailing what's to come out of the Abu Dhabi production locale, we've seen relatively little behind-the-scenes material. However, with an ever-hungry fanbase and outlets trolling for any shred of spoilery intel on J.J. Abrams' upcoming film, some new photos have been unearthed, possibly revealing what the new Stormtroopers will look like.
'Star Wars: Episode 7' is deep into filming, but everything we know can fit into one small box. Everything else is conjecture, speculation and rumor, educated guesses from people in-the-know and nonsense from fans with grand imaginations. We're not sure where this latest news falls yet, so we're just going to leave it here and let you be the judge. Is this the new 'Star Wars: Episode 7' Stormtroopers design?
Last week saw upcoming Disney XD animated series 'Star Wars Rebels' debuting the first 7 minutes of its fall premiere online, but fans won't have to wait that long for a fresh take on the new 'Star Wars' saga set between trilogies. Check out a brand-new look at 'Star Wars Rebels' with an online short showing the crew of the starship Ghost as they take on a squadron of Imperial TIE fighters!
ScreenCrush’s WookieeLeaks is a weekly roundup of everything 'Star Wars'! From 'Episode 7,' to the upcoming spinoffs and the TV shows, if it pertains to that long ago, far away galaxy, we’re covering it here, bringing you our expert analysis. This week, Peter Mayhew talks about 'Episode 7,' Disney plans more 'Star Wars' attractions, and 'Star Wars Rebels' unveils its first seven minutes.
Earlier this year, for some odd reason, a TMZ cameraman was stalking the famed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson. The first question that the TMZ cameraman asked Tyson was about which movie was the most scientifically inaccurate. It’s almost remarkable how quickly Tyson answered this question. It was almost as if all time and space merged at the particular moment, because Tyson’s answer seemed to come before the question was even finished – as if the sheer weight of Tyson’s answer was so heavy that even light itself couldn’t escape. Tyson’s answer, “The original Disney movie, ‘The Black Hole.’ It was embarrassing!.”
Although you'd think that starring in Richard Linklater's 'Boyhood' -- a film that took twelve years to make -- would be a labor of love, star Ethan Hawke found a way to make the project even more personally appealing. He used it as an audition for the next 'Star Wars' movie. Well, sort of.
Armitage -- who kinda, sorta practices method acting; depending on your definition of method acting -- has the final chapter of 'The Hobbit' trilogy coming out this December, 'The Battle of Five Armies.' Here, Armitage, who plays the dwarf Thorin Oakenshield, reflects on what he thinks the legacy of this trilogy will be in comparison to 'The Lord of the Rings.' Armitage also dares us to find him somewhere in 'Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace' -- a movie that he is in -- and gives us some clues on how to do so, but even he's not exactly sure if he's seen himself.