Felicity Jones

The ‘Star Wars: Rogue One’ Fan Theories Have Already Begun

EDIT
by Britt Hayes August 17, 2015 @ 6:15 PM
Lucasfilm
Fan theories have become more prevalent in recent years — some fans basically refuse to accept an existing narrative as is, and reach (like, really reach) to read into something that isn’t there. For example: Ferris Bueller was a figment of Cameron’s imagination, or Chris Pratt’s character in Jurassic World was the raptor kid in Jurassic Park. And now a handful of fans have cooked up a new, half-baked theory about Star Wars: Rogue One, a film that won’t even hit theaters until next December.

‘Star Wars: Rogue One’ Reveals First Official Photo, Mads Mikkelsen and Alan Tudyk Join Cast

EDIT
by Britt Hayes August 15, 2015 @ 2:49 PM
Lucasfilm
Following a week of new details from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, we knew we had another big day of news in store from the franchise, as the Star Wars portion of today’s D23 panel has offered lots of new details on the upcoming films. Disney and Lucasfilm have released the first official photo from Star Wars: Rogue One, and they’ve announced their latest cast members: Alan Tudyk and Hannibal star Mads Mikkelsen.

‘Star Wars’ Rumor: We Might Know Who Felicity Jones Is Playing in ‘Rogue One’

EDIT
by Britt Hayes August 1, 2015 @ 12:30 PM
Larry Busacca, Getty Images
Not much is known about Gareth Edwards’ Star Wars anthology film Rogue One — it currently stars Felicity Jones, Forest Whitaker and Diego Luna, and Ben Mendelsohn is most likely playing the villain (although the actor maintains he’s still unsure if he’s in it). We’ve also heard that bounty hunters are involved, and the latest rumor about Felicity Jones’ role in the film definitely supports that…if it’s true.

WookieeLeaks: ‘Star Wars: Rogue One‘ Details Begin to Trickle Out

EDIT
by Jacob Hall July 4, 2015 @ 2:03 PM
Lucasfilm
ScreenCrush’s WookieeLeaks is a weekly roundup of everything Star Wars! From The Force Awakens 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, Rogue One begins filming, The Force Awakens toys reveal new details, and a new Star Wars comic lands a dream team.

WookieeLeaks: Juicy New ‘Star Wars: Episode 7’ Spoilers

EDIT
by Jacob Hall April 24, 2015 @ 10:50 AM
Lucasfilm
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, watch the first trailer for the new Star Wars: Battlefront, dissect what we know about Star: Wars Rogue One, and chew on some new spoilers for Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

‘True Story’ Review: James Franco and Jonah Hill Get Serious (But Not Very Interesting)

EDIT
by Matt Singer April 13, 2015 @ 12:54 PM
Fox Searchlight
In more self-indulgent moments, I Google myself and find there are many Matt Singers in the world. There’s a folk singer, a fashion designer, a liberal blogger, and a former Canadian professional football player for the Manitoba Bisons. Though I’ve never met any of these men, their mere existence infuriates me. Who the hell are these jerks trying to steal my name? How can they be Matt Singer? I’m Matt Singer.

WookieeLeaks: The Beginning and the End of ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’

EDIT
by Jacob Hall February 28, 2015 @ 3:20 PM
LucasFilm
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, we parse through the latest spoilers, watch the season finale trailer for Star Wars Rebels, and listen to cast and crew tell us absolutely nothing.

Tom Hiddleston, Benedict Cumberbatch and More Brit Actors Recreate Classic Hollywood Moments in These Short Films

EDIT
by Britt Hayes February 4, 2015 @ 5:44 PM
You may or may not have noticed, but there’s an invasion afoot in Hollywood, and many of this past year’s most talked-about stars during awards season have been—gasp!—British. To celebrate the amazing performances delivered by these fine actors, Vanity Fair has delivered a three-part vintage-style short film, in which Keira Knightley, Tom Hiddleston, Benedict Cumberbatch and basically every other beloved Brit actor invade Hollywood to recreate some of our most classic moments in film.

Felicity Jones in Talks to Star in First ‘Star Wars’ Spinoff

EDIT
by Mike Sampson February 3, 2015 @ 1:02 PM
Larry Busacca, Getty Images
There have been rumors bouncing around this week that ‘Orphan Black’ star Tatiana Maslany had won the lead role in Gareth Edwards' upcoming ‘Star Wars’ spinoff. As can often be the case with ‘Star Wars’ rumors, they were wrong. Oscar-nominated actress Felicity Jones ('The Theory of Everything') looks to have actually won the role, and is in now officially in talks with Lucasfilm about the part.

WookieeLeaks: The First ‘Star Wars’ Spin-Off is on the Hunt For a Leading Lady

EDIT
by Jacob Hall January 23, 2015 @ 9:50 AM
LucasFilm
ScreenCrush’s WookieeLeaks is a weekly roundup of everything ‘Star Wars’! From ‘Star Wars: 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, see who’s up for a major role in the first spin-off, check out George Lucas’ reaction to the trailer for ‘The Force Awakens,’ and ponder the beauty of a Lando comic book series.