This week Brian Cronin uses the Force to uncover whether the original draft of The Empire Strikes Back depicted a vastly different Skywalker family tree.
Brian Cronin delves into the enduring Star Wars legend that the Wampa attack was written into The Empire Strikes Back to explain away Mark Hamill’s injuries from a car accident.
The Star Wars YouTube channel unleashes the original teaser trailer for Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi, when it was titled Revenge of the Jedi.
Brian Cronin tries to make the Kessel Run in less than 12 parsecs to determine whether concerns about toy sales kept George Lucas from killing off Han Solo in Return of the Jedi.
The X-Files star David Duchovny, like William Shatner and Carrie Fisher before him, has a love-hate relationship with the franchise that made him famous. Yet now he’s endorsing a third movie, saying, “I’ll play Fox Mulder forever.”
Seemingly ending months of uncertainty, George Lucas confirms Lucasfilm was in the “final stages of negotiation” for Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford to appear in Star Wars: Episode VII before the Disney purchase was announced.
Carrie Fisher leaves no doubt that she’ll reprise her role as Princess Leia in director J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars: Episode VII. “I just think she would be just like she was before,” the actress says, “only slower and less inclined to be up for the big battle.” UPDATED!
Brian Cronin travels to a galaxy far, far away to discover whether there’s any truth to the story that Steven Spielberg won a percentage of the profits to the original Star Wars in a bet.
George Lucas clarifies his consultant role on the recently announced Star Wars: Episode VII, saying he’ll serve as an encyclopedia of the universe he created, but nothing more.
Lucasfilm has quickly confirmed that Michael Arndt, the Oscar-winning screenwriter of Little Miss Sunshine and Toy Story 3, will pen Star Wars: Episode VII, which is expected to include appearances by stars of the original trilogy.
Oscar winner Michael Arndt reportedly has written a 40- to 50-page treatment for Star Wars: Episode VII, which would include a much older Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia and Han Solo. Updated!
Sons of Anarchy actor Jimmy Smits, who played Senator Bail Organa in two Star Wars films, acknowledges he’d be interested in reprising the role in the newly announced Episode VII. “If they want to call, let them call,” he tells Spinoff Online.