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Erik Bauersfeld, Voice of Admiral Ackbar in ‘Star Wars,’ Has Died at 93

by Britt Hayes April 4, 2016 @ 7:16 PM
The Chronicle / Lucasfilm
You may not immediately recognize the name Erik Bauersfeld, but you are undoubtedly familiar with his most famous line. The actor was the voice of Admiral Ackbar in Return of the Jedi, helping to popularize the alien’s signature phrase, “It’s a trap!” Bauersfeld has passed away at the age of 93, and though he’ll be remembered most for his role in Star Wars, the actor also worked with great directors like Guillermo del Toro and Steven Spielberg.

Just an Adorable Video of the ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Cast Dancing While Daisy Ridley Raps

by ScreenCrush Staff April 4, 2016 @ 11:16 AM
Star Wars: The Force Awakens arrives on DVD and Blu-ray tomorrow, April 5, and what better way to celebrate than with a dance party?
We’re a little unsure as to the origins of this clip (UPDATE: it’s a secret bonus feature on the exclusive Target...

‘LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Gameplay Trailer Is Filled With ‘Star Wars’, New Mechanics

by Luke Brown March 23, 2016 @ 2:00 PM
TT Games
If you were concerned another Lego game coming so soon on the heels of Lego Dimensions, Lego Marvel's Avengers and Lego Jurassic World might mean Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens would stick too close to the familiar formula, this new gameplay trailer offers a bit of hope. Since the first entry arrived more than a decade ago, the Lego series hasn't changed all that much. The core foundation has been in dire need of a shake-up, and that's particularly true in a time when four Lego games will have shipped in a calendar year. Though there have been small adjustments and additions made over the course of the last 10 years, Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens appears to be making some significant improvements to the tried and true formula.

First Look at ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Deleted Scenes With New DVD Photos

by ScreenCrush Staff March 23, 2016 @ 10:21 AM
Star Wars: The Force Awakens comes to Digital HD on April 1 and to DVD and Blu-ray on April 5 and it will bring with it seven new deleted scenes of footage you’ve never seen before. Today, to tease some of those scenes, we have some never before seen...

Harrison Ford on Whether Han Solo Will Return in Future ‘Star Wars’ Movies

by ScreenCrush Staff March 22, 2016 @ 8:42 AM
Before we get started, we know what you’re thinking: Han Solo is dead dummies. Yes, we know. But dead people have a way of reappearing in movies, especially Star Wars movies, so last night on Jimmy Kimmel Live, the host asked Harrison Ford point...

Han Solo Hopefuls Taron Egerton and Jack Reynor Respond to ‘Star Wars’ Rumors

by Britt Hayes March 20, 2016 @ 12:47 PM
Getty Images / Lucasfilm
The most recent reports regarding the young Han Solo movie have Taron Egerton, Jack Reynor and Alden Ehrenreich on the shortlist for the Star Wars spinoff, with rumors that the actors have already screen-tested for Lucasfilm. Just the other day, Miles Teller confirmed that he auditioned for the part, and now Egerton and Reynor are responding to the rumors — or not responding, rather. Their reactions are pretty interesting, to say the least.

Miles Teller Confirms Han Solo Audition, Opens Up About ‘Fantastic Four’ Failure

by Britt Hayes March 19, 2016 @ 12:49 PM
20th Century Fox
Miles Teller popped up in early reports regarding Lucasfilm’s shortlist for Phil Lord and Chris Miller’s young Han Solo movie, along with a handful of interesting contenders for the upcoming Star Wars spinoff. And while an actor has yet to be chosen to fill Harrison Ford’s intimidating shoes, Teller has confirmed that he did audition for the part while also acknowledging some problems on that other major franchise film he appeared in last year.

‘Star Wars Rebels’ Relives Ahsoka and Anakin’s Past Before the Big Duel

by Kevin Fitzpatrick March 18, 2016 @ 10:52 PM
Lucasfilm / Disney XD
Star Wars Rebels has more than distinguished itself from its Clone Wars predecessor, though the Season 2 introduction of Ahsoka Tano guaranteed we’d see the erstwhile “Snips” face off against her former master. That day is soon upon us, but in the meantime, relive their loving mentor-padawan relationship in a new retrospect.