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How will Leia fit in to Star Wars: Episode IX? Who will Keri Russell play? Here are our theories

Leia will be forced into hiding<p>Now that it's clear that Carrie Fisher will appear as General Leia thanks to archival footage from <i>The Force Awakens</i>, …

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Carrie Fisher's brother comments on her inclusion in Star Wars: Episode IX

This past Friday, Lucasfilm announced its cast for next year’s <b>Star Wars: Episode IX</b>, which included confirmation that General Leia Organa is set to …

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Star Wars episode 9 cast announced: Leia to appear using 'unseen footage'

It's official, we'll be seeing Carrie Fisher onscreen as Leia once again and Billy Dee Williams will be back as Lando Calrissian in the final installment of the Skywalker saga. The two will be joined by Star Wars veterans Mark Hamill and Anthony Daniels.<p>Newly announced members include: Naomi Ackie …

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Star Wars: Episode IX Cast Announced With Some Big Surprises

It’s here folks. The cast is announced for upcoming trilogy closer <i>Star Wars: Episode IX</i> and all of us at The Mary Sue are absolutely going wild over …

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'Star Wars: Episode IX' cast revealed

The cast for <i>Star Wars: Episode IX</i> was along with the announcement that filming will begin Aug. 1.<p>Lucasfilm revealed the big news for the next Star …

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5 characters who could bring Lando into Episode IX

Lando is coming back, but how will he be brought into Star Wars Episode IX?<p>Fans are still celebrating the news Billy Dee Williams will reprise his …

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Solo: A Star Wars Story Mighty Muggs toys offer movie clues

Star Wars fans looking for more reasons to buy toys might want to check out the newest selection from Hasbro. Bonus: They feature clues to what the characters from Solo: A Star Wars Story will look like.<p>This Mighty Muggs assortment features Han Solo wearing his brown leather jacket, Lando …

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The Resistance arrives at micro LEGO Takodana

<b>Didier Burtin</b> showcases a huge Star Wars moment in a small scale with a micro Battle of Takodana scene. The low-flying, wave-making X-Wings are …

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Star Wars: Admiral Holdo Is A Force-Sensitive Character

Laura Dern reveals her <b>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</b> character, Vice Admiral Holdo, is Force sensitive. It’s safe to say audiences’ understanding of the …

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'Solo' Theory: We Will See Another 'Star Wars' Character From 'Last Jedi'

Because <i>Solo: A Star Wars Story</i> will establish several key events in Han Solo’s backstory — like how he met Chewie and won the <i>Millennium Falcon</i> — fans …

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New 'Star Wars' Short Connects Maz Kanata to 'Return of the Jedi'

When Disney purchased Lucasfilm in 2012, one of their first big decisions was to solidify the canon of the saga, with the Lucasfilm Story Group being …

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New ‘Forces of Destiny’ episode explains how Leia met Maz Kanata

The <i>Star Wars</i> YouTube series <i>Forces of Destiny</i> is still going strong, filling the gaps between movies. This week’s episode draws a link between <i>The</i> …

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Maz Kanata Way Back When

The YouTube series Forces of Destiny fills in the gaps between the <i>Star Wars</i> movies. They've posted a lot of animated vignettes since we showed you …

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Last Jedi Removed Force Awakens' Weakest Parts

Advertising [x]<p>by Mansoor Mithaiwala<p>– on<p>in SR Originals<p><b>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</b> had its fair share of ups and downs, and twists and turns - and …

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STAR WARS: FORCES OF DESTINY Short Reveals How Maz Kanata Played Into Rescuing Han Solo From Jabba The Hutt

Star Wars: Forces of Destiny recently revealed that Maz Kanata played a key part in the plan to rescue Han Solo from Jabba the Hutt, as seen in Star …

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New STAR WARS FORCES OF DESTINY Episodes Add Luke Skywalker, Rose Tico, and Maz Kanata

There’s a new season of <i>Star Wars Forces of Destiny</i> shorts on the horizon, and fans won’t have to wait long to see them. Disney and Lucasfilm have …

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‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’: 57 Things We Learned from Rian Johnson’s Audio Commentary

To say Star Wars: The Last Jedi is a movie that sparked a lot of conversation is a bit of an understatement. Reactions to writer/director Rian …

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Last Jedi star’s hilarious on-screen habit

Of course, just like anyone else would, the actor — who played Vice Admiral Holdo in the movie — was keen to act out her playground fantasies as soon …

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John Boyega would like Finn to end up with Rey in Star Wars: Episode IX

John Boyega has revealed that he is all onboard for a romance between Finn and Rey in <b>Star Wars: Episode IX</b>.<p>While it is nearly two years until <b>Episode</b> …

Star Wars: The Last Jedi’s Andy Serkis has been asked not to reveal Snoke’s backstory

Andy Serkis, the actor behind Supreme Leader Snoke in <b>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</b>, has been asked not to reveal the character’s backstory.<p>Ever since his …

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi deleted scene shows alternate fate for Captain Phasma

With the home-entertainment release of <b>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</b> fast approaching (that’s March 13th digitally, and March 27th on Blu-ray and 4K Ultra …

J.J. Abrams Wrote Drafts For Star Wars 8 and 9, Says Daisy Ridley

Will he return to his original ideas for 9?<p>According to Daisy Ridley, director J.J. Abrams had written early versions of Star Wars Episodes 8 and 9, …

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Videos: New Featurette For Star Wars: The Last Jedi - Behind the Magic - Bombing Run

This is a new featurette for <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi,</i> that takes a look behind the magic of the film's Oscar nominated Visual Effects. In this clip …

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Hasbro Unveils New 'Star Wars' for 2018 at Toy Fair (Photos)

'Star Wars' Wearable Tech<p>Credit: Hasbro<p>Hasbro has a new line of toys being released this year that will help fans recreate classic moments from the …

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Toy Fair 2018: First Look at Captain Phasma, Maz Kanata, and C-3PO Mighty Muggs – Exclusive

Toy Fair 2018 is kicking into high gear, and StarWars.com is thrilled to offer a first look at Hasbro’s new Captain Phasma, Maz Kanata, and C-3PO …

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Jon Favreau will voice this many-armed alien in Solo: A Star Wars Story

Jon Favreau is joining the crew.<p>The director of <i>Iron Man</i> and <i>Swingers</i> will voice the multi-armed alien seen in the trailer for <i>Solo: A Star Wars …

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First look at Hasbro's new toys for Solo: A Star Wars Story

Hasbro's toys for <i>Solo: A Star Wars Story</i>

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Audiomotion's Vicon Creates Maz Kanata in 'The Last Jedi'

Mocap setup was brought to Pinewood to record Lupita Nyong’o’s scene in the Oscar-nominated ‘Star Wars’ film.

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Black Panther a marvel to work on, says Lupita Nyong'o

Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong'o filmed the Marvel movie <i>Black Panther</i> mostly on soundstages in Atlanta, Georgia, but the Oscar-winner said she never …

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Justin Theroux confirms Star Wars romance

We know it's been kind of divisive, but we properly loved <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i>. If we had to have a niggle about <i>something</i>, though, it would be …

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