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Star Wars: The Force Awakens: As Rey emerges, so does newcomer Daisy Ridley

The London-raised actress also reveals an unusual connection to Avengers: Age of Ultron

Rey is a scavenger. Rey is a desert rat. She is wrapped against the wind and heat in weathered, mummy-like fabric. She picks through the wreckage of a long-ago battle for anything that could help her survive.

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So, Who Was Actually Narrating The ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Trailer?

When Jason posted his discussion of the fan argument over whether it’s Mark Hamill or Domhnall Gleeson narrating the newest trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, one thing he didn’t mention was that he and I spent far too much time trying to figure this out. I cued up the original scene from …

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Watch the original The Making of Star Wars documentary

The humble beginnings of Star Wars (at least compared to the gargantuan franchise it’s transformed into) are well documented, but now fans can relive one of the first looks behind the scenes of the film that started it all.

The Making of Star Wars, which debuted on ABC only a few months after Star

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How Incompetent Is the Empire’s Military in Star Wars?

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7-year-old Star Wars fans asks George Lucas to let Jedis marry – and actually gets a response

Lucasfilm Responds to 7-Year-Old’s Request to Let Jedi Marry Please link story to (Picture: Geekdad)The path of a Jedi is not always an easy one.For …

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Could 'Star Wars' Open at $500 Million? The Force Is Strong

A version of this story first appeared in the May 1 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine. To receive the magazine, click here to subscribe.

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BB-8: how 2015's must-have Christmas toy works

Star Wars' adorable new droid's inner workings have mystified fans, but thanks to start-up firm Sphero's clever prototype we can buy the toy this Christmas

Ever since director JJ Abrams promised that Star Wars: The Force Awakens would rely on good old-fashioned practical effects rather than CGI, …

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Newswire: Librarian discovers Yoda in medieval manuscript, proves Star Wars was a documentary

There has been a lot of exciting Star Wars news over the last few days, but this might be the most exciting thing yet: irrefutable proof that Yoda existed in medieval France. Julian Harrison, a curator for the British Library, made the shocking discovery—as reported by The Telegraphwhen he was …

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Star Wars Rebels focusing on Darth Vader

Star Wars Rebels producers Dave Filoni and Simon Kinberg have confirmed that Darth Vader will have a much bigger role in the second series.

The …

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Star Wars: Mark Hamill said he was ‘suspicious’ of J.J. Abrams

Filmmaker J.J. Abrams signs autographs for fans on the Cantina set at Star Wars Celebration: The Ultimate Fan Experience held at the Anaheim …

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Watch the first teaser for Star Wars spinoff film, 'Rogue One' - Alternative Press

The first teaser trailer for the upcoming Star Wars standalone film, Star Wars: Rogue One, debuted today at Celebration. According to the official Star …

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First 'Star Wars' spin-off movie will show theft of Death Star plans

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Rogue One, the first Star Wars spin-off movie, will deal with a group of resistance fighters stealing the plans for the Death Star from the Empire in the run-up to the original movie, Lucasfilm confirmed Sunday.

Directed by Gareth Edwards, who helmed 2014's Godzilla, the film is a …

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Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens TRAILER #2 (2015) Sci Fi Adventure HD

George Lucas was convinced 'Star Wars' would be a disaster until this phone call in 1977

When "Star Wars" first debuted, it was an instant hit.

In its limited release May 25, 1977, "Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope" made $1.5 million in theaters, a number that was unheard of at the time.

The film went on to make more than $775 million worldwide.

Perhaps no one was more stunned by the …

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Star Wars droid BB-8 is real, powered by Sphero

Get ready for rolling BB-8 toys. The droid in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is a real robot, based on the technology in Sphero's toy robotic balls. …

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Star Wars Battlefront is more than just a big budget Battlefield mod

When JJ Abrams gave his much-anticipated public panel on The Force Awakens in Anaheim this weekend as part of the Star Wars Celebration 2015 event, …

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Watch Interviews With J.J. Abrams And More From Star Wars Celebration – Hollywood Gossips

We had a whale of a time live-tweeting the STAR WARS THE FORCE AWAKENS panel at Star Wars Celebration on Thursday, an event that was topped off by a …

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While You Were Offline: Star Wars’ New Droid BB-8 Wins the Internet

This week the Star Wars universe introduced us to a new droid and Hillary Clinton introduced her new logo. The Internet had opinions on both.The post …

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5 revelations from the Carrie Fisher Q&A at Star Wars Celebration

At Anaheim’s Star Wars Celebration Thursday, Carrie Fisher teased details about Princess Leia’s franchise reappearance in Star Wars: The Force Awakens this Christmas. No, she won’t be wearing her famous hair buns nor that metal bikini from Return of the Jedi. “But we have an alternate thing I think …

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An Imperial Officer From Star Wars Faces the Press

If you’ve ever tuned into the raw feed of a political press conference, you might have noticed that the language can feel…arcane? Obtuse? …

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Free 'Battle Of Jakku' DLC Coming To 'Star Wars Battlefront' In December

Star Wars Battlefront players will receive free DLC just weeks after that game’s launch, bridging the video game and the first of the new Star Wars films.

As we all know by now, Episode VII—The Force Awakens—takes place years after the events of Return of the Jedi and the Battle of Endor. Star Wars:

Cool Behind-the-Scenes Photos from STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS

Yesterday was quite an amazing magical day for all of us Star Wars fans. The second teaser for the Star Wars: The Force Awakens was released at Star

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13 Questions for the New Star Wars Books

Star Wars fans have plenty to look forward to as we inch closer to the release of The Force Awakens this December. Disney Worldwide Publishing and …

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'Star Wars Episode 7' Spoilers: New 'Force Awakens' Trailer Released Via Annual 'Celebration' Live Stream?

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Though the second "Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens" trailer won't hit theaters …

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This Week In Star Wars

So what's happened This Week In Star Wars? Head over to our This Week In Star Wars magazine on FlipBoard for the latest . But before you do that; you …

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'Star Wars 7' Trailer And Poster Premiering At April 16 Event

The big “Star Wars Celebration” is rapidly approaching, and with it will come all the teasers for the coming movie that fans could wish for. Still, …

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