The actor discusses passing up the offer to play the Man of Steel — but not the opportunity to see himself in the iconic costume.
Although the filmmaker revealed he’d begun work on Episode VII before selling Lucasfilm, he says Disney decided not to go with any of his ideas.
2015 is already shaping up to be a good year for the box office, with a blockbuster lineup that sees the reawakening of Star Wars, the opening of Jurassic World and the conclusion of The Hunger Games.
The actor, who plays Poe Dameron in the new Star Wars film, admits he doesn’t understand the desire for spoilers.
J.J. Abrams was joined by some of the cast and crew to thank supporters of the Force For Change charity,
A trademark application from Lucasfilm reveals another character name from the film, leading to another round of speculation.
Franchise veteran Mark Hamill says that BB-8, the little droid introduced in the trailer, isn’t a digital creation but rather “a live prop.”
With Roberto Orci vacating the director’s chair, J.J. Abrams and Paramount Pictures have narrowed the list of potential replacements down to five.
Director J.J. Abrams wanted to keep a lid on the Star Wars footage for as long as possible, despite Disney’s wishes.
Directed by first-timer Chris Alender, the untitled project will reportedly have a Cloverfield-esque feel.
Asked whether he was curious to see what J.J. Abrams had done with the franchise, Lucas replied, “Not really.”