San Diego’s Comic-Con took place over the weekend from July 9-12, 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center. The popular convention was founded by the Golden State Comic Book Convention in 1970, though over the years, as comic book movies have become more mainstream, Comic-Con has become a dazzling Hollywood affair. This year’s celebrity line-up included […]
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Director J.J. Abrams’ much-anticipated continuation of the “Star Wars” saga has been earning plenty of headlines before a script, shooting schedule or cast has even been established.
Harrison Ford dropped by “Jimmy Kimmel Live” Wednesday night, where he had an angry confrontation with his old “Star Wars” sidekick Chewbacca after the actor was ambushed by “Star Wars” characters in the Kimmel audience.
As the new “Star Wars” movies gear up, one popular brand based on the famed films is shutting down. Cartoon Network’s “Star Wars:The Clones Wars” is ending production, according to Entertainment Weekly. The series, which takes place between Episodes 1 and 2 of the franchise, has run on the network for five seasons. Lucasfilm, which […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Another universe of sci-fi fans has been put in the hands of J.J. Abrams. According to multiple trade reports, Abrams is set to direct the next installment of “Star Wars,” which Disney has said will be “Episode 7” and due out in 2015. Disney bought “Star Wars” maker Lucasfilm last month […]
(Reuters) – “Star Wars” creator George Lucas will marry his longtime girlfriend Mellody Hobson, the director’s production company Lucasfilm Ltd said on Thursday. Lucas, 68, and Hobson, the president of Chicago investment firm Ariel Investments LLC, have been together for the past six years. It will be Lucas’ second marriage. He was married to Oscar-winning […]
“Castle” and Comic Conventions go together like peanut butter and chocolate. The show is known for its hilarious panels at the famed San Diego Comic-Con. Star Nathan Fillion, who previously starred in the cult sci-fi series “Firefly” loves Cons, often attending in costume. So it’s fitting that tonight’s episode, “The Final Frontier,” involves a murder […]
(Reuters) – Walt Disney Co agreed to buy filmmaker George Lucas’s Lucasfilm Ltd and its “Star Wars” franchise for $4.05 billion in cash and stock, a blockbuster deal that includes the surprise promise of a new film in the series in 2015. Disney Chief Executive Bob Iger told analysts on Tuesday that the plan is […]
Samuel L. Jackson described George Lucas as “the man, the myth, the vanguard” as he presented the filmmaker with the Vanguard Award at the NAACP Image Awards Friday night.