Posts Tagged ‘Lucasfilm’

J.J. Abrams Casually Unveils X-Wing In Video From Star Wars: Episode VII Set

by Becca Harperon 21/07/2014
J.J. Abrams presents his plea for your support in the Star Wars: Force for Change campaign, a UNICEF charitable initiative dedicated to finding creative solutions to some of the world’s biggest problems. He does all this whilst the camera pans out to reveal him standing next to a full size X-Wing, I know, right…eek. This is the first official look […]

Harrison Ford Fractures Ankle Whilst Filming Star Wars: Episode VII

by Becca Harperon 13/06/2014
Today It’s been confirmed that good ol’ Han Solo himself, Harrison Ford, has fractured his ankle whilst filming the next Star Wars instalment at Pinewood Studios. To make it even more interesting and seriously cool, it is being reported that the cause of the injury was the door of the Millennium Falcon, but so far this […]

Josh Trank To Direct Stand Alone Star Wars Film

by therockfairyon 05/06/2014
As well as the eagerly anticipated episodes of the new Star Wars trilogy, Lucasfilm and Disney are developing several stand-alone movies that will offer new stories beyond the core Saga.  Having already confirmed Godzilla’s Gareth Edwards as a director for one, they recently announced that the newest director to come on board is Josh Trank. “We’re thrilled to […]

Two More Confirmed for Star Wars: Episode VII Cast

by Becca Harperon 02/06/2014
Disney & Lucasfilm have confirmed that Oscar winner, Lupita Nyong’o and Game of Thrones star, Gwendoline Christie will be joining the cast of Star Wars: Episode VII.  Lupita Nyong’o’ involvement had been much rumoured in recent weeks, after it leaked she had met with JJ Abrams, shortly before the Academy Awards. Nyong’o went on to win an Oscar […]

Disney acquires full rights to future Indiana Jones films

by Becca Harperon 08/12/2013
When Disney bought up Lucasfilm they gained the rights to Star Wars, but didn’t show an interest in getting full rights to Indiana Jones included within the package. Although there has been much speculations about a Indiana Jones 5 – this is mostly fuelled by a certain Harrison Ford saying he wants another crack at the whip, Disney’s […]

Google Developing Andriod-Powered Games Console

by Stephen Breweron 04/07/2013
The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) stated that ‘people familiar with the matter’ provided details to the newspaper. Despite this Google declined to comment, though according to the WSJ, Google is ‘reacting in part to expectations that rival Apple will launch a videogame console as part of its next Apple TV product release.’ Apple have also […]