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‘Star Wars: Episode 7′ Not in Chewbacca’s Future; Peter Mayhew Recovering From Knee Surgery

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Peter Mayhew, the 7-foot-3-inches-tall actor who famously portrayed Chewbacca in the original 'Star Wars' trilogy and 'Star Wars: Episode 3 - Revenge of the Sith,' had double knee-replacement surgery on Monday and is currently recovering.

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Find the Hidden R2-D2 Cameo in ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’

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Lucasfilm

Before he left 'Star Trek Into Darkness' for 'Star Wars: Episode 7,' director J.J. Abrams was already dabbling in the Galactic Empire. Viewers with a keen eye will be able to spot that lovable astrotech droid R2-D2 in the latest 'Star Trek' movie and, if you missed it, we can show you exactly where it is.

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‘Star Wars’ Poll: Is Benedict Cumberbatch Good Casting?

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This past weekend, an unsubstantiated rumor arose from the internet that indicated Benedict Cumberbatch would be seen donning a cape of some kind in 'Star Wars: Episode 7.' While we wait on official confirmation, we can still play along: do you think the 'Sherlock' and 'Star Trek Into Darkness' star is a good fit for the 'Star Wars' universe?

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‘Star Wars: Episode 7′ – Benedict Cumberbatch Rumored to Join Cast

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With filming on 'Star Wars: Episode 7' scheduled to begin in just about four months, casting on the new movie is well underway. And, after many rumors and much conjecture, we've got one more rumor to add to the pile. Director J.J. Abrams, who likes to return to work with some of the same actors, has brought a friend from the 'Star Trek' universe with him: Benedict Cumberbatch is rumored to star in 'Star Wars: Episode 7.'

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‘Star Wars: Episode 7′ – Is This Who Will Play Luke and Han Solo’s Kids?

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With 'Star Wars: Episode 7' scheduled to begin filming in January, you would think that casting needs to get underway quickly so that the lengthy rehearsal/pre-production stage can begin. Well, expect 'Star Wars' casting to heat up over the next few weeks and we have our first real leads as to who is in consideration to star. Enter Rachel Hurd-Wood and Alex Pettyfer.

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‘Star Wars: Episode 7′ Start Date Revealed

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Much of the speculation surrounding 'Star Wars: Episode 7' has been in regards to its release date - mostly because it doesn't have an official one yet. But, when will J.J. Abrams and crew actually start production on the new 'Star Wars' film? Sounds like we have a pretty good idea now.

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‘Star Wars: Episode 7′ to be Shot on Film by Dan Mindel

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Though no casting has been officially announced yet, many of the behind the scenes players on 'Star Wars: Episode 7' are starting to line up. It appears that J.J. Abrams' regular cinematographer Dan Mindel has joined the movie, and he's revealed that the latest episode of 'Star Wars' will be shot on film.

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‘Star Wars: Episode 7′ May Skip the Summer and Hit Theaters on Christmas 2015

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When 'Star Wars: Episode 7' was initially announced, a 2015 release date was attached, leading everyone everywhere to believe that J.J. Abrams' film would arrive in May of that year. And why wouldn't they? All six previous 'Star Wars' films have opened in that month and that month has certainly been kind to the franchise. However, new buzz suggests that while the latest entry in the saga will indeed hit theaters in 2015, it'll break tradition and do so a little later in the year.

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‘Star Wars: Episode 7′ Poll — Do You Want Obi-Wan and the Emperor to Return?

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Lucasfilm

Last week surfaced rumors suggesting we'll be seeing the return of both Obi-Wan Kenobi and the dreaded Emperor Palpatine in 'Star Wars: Episode 7.' An intriguing proposition; is it one you'd give the green light to?

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‘Star Wars: Episode 7′ Will Feature the Return of Obi-Wan Kenobi

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Lucasfilm

If you were wondering how closely 'Star Wars: Episode 7' would be tied to the previous films in the franchise, the answer is it's looking very much like "at the hip." We've just learned that the evil Emperor Palpatine would be making a return in J.J. Abrams' long-awaited sequel, and now it looks like another supposedly dead character is set to show up. After all, it really wouldn't be a 'Star Wars' movie without some kind of appearance from Obi-Wan Kenobi, right?

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