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J.J. Abrams back to write and direct Star Wars: Episode IX

2017-09-13 09:09

J.J. Abrams is returning to Star Wars, and will replace Colin Trevorrow as writer and director of Episode IX.

Star Wars toy launch to unveil new Last Jedi character

2017-08-24 13:19

Star Wars: The Last Jedi is still a few months away from hitting theatres, but BB-8-happy fans are about to get a glimpse at a new character .

Star Wars fans can now own Luke Skywalker's lightsaber

2017-06-14 11:02

Luke Skywalker's lightsaber is among several Star Wars related items hitting the auction block later this month.

Stop what you're doing because the trailer for The Last Jedi is here!

2017-04-15 08:54

Disney debuted its highly-anticipated first trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi, sending the internet into a frenzy of excitement - and speculation.

New Star Wars title revealed

2017-01-23 18:51

The official title for Star Wars: Episode VIII was revealed on Monday afternoon.

Carrie Fisher won't be digitised for future Star War films

2017-01-14 14:01

Lucasfilm says there are no plans to digitally recreate the late Carrie Fisher to play Princess Leia in future episodes of the movie saga.

Rogue One director has a cameo in the film

2016-12-06 14:53

Director Gareth Edwards says he gave himself a cameo in the Star Wars spinoff Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.

Australian Star Wars actor dies

2016-11-24 08:27

Peter Sumner, an Australian actor who had a small but memorable part as an officer on the Death Star in Star Wars, has died at age 74.

Another Star Wars spin off confirmed for 2020

2016-09-23 17:00

A Star Wars spin off has been confirmed for 2020, according to Disney CEO Bob Iger.

WATCH: Fans serenade Star Wars composer

2016-07-20 13:22

Two musicians have earned a greeting from legendary Hollywood film composer John Williams.

 

Star Wars Episode IX loses director Colin Trevorrow

2017-09-06 09:07

Colin Trevorrow will no longer be directing Star Wars: Episode IX.

R2-D2 droid used in Star Wars sells for millions

2017-06-29 12:38

An R2-D2 unit that was used in several Star Wars films has sold at auction for nearly $3m.

Star Wars at 40: The Force is still strong

2017-05-22 15:13

The date was 1977, and no one had yet worn a copper bikini to bed, made "whooshing" lightsaber noises with a broomstick or yelled "May the Fourth be with you" at strangers.

Last Jedi not changed due to Fisher's death

2017-03-28 06:02

Disney CEO Bob Iger says the upcoming Star Wars sequel has not been changed due to the death of Carrie Fisher.

The Force is strong with these readers

2017-01-16 14:32

One Star Wars super-fan stood a chance to win a mega hamper.

City Press reviews Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

2016-12-18 06:01

Rogue One is a sleek addition to the Star Wars fleet.

J.J Abrams wishes he was directing the next Star Wars movie

2016-11-25 15:15

J.J. Abrams wishes he was directing the next Star Wars movie Episode VIII.

Emilia Clarke snags leading role in Han Solo flick

2016-11-19 08:55

From the mystical land of Westeros to a galaxy far, far away, Game of Thrones actress Emilia Clarke has been announced as the female lead in the Star Wars Han Solo spin-off.

Actor Kenny Baker, Star Wars' R2-D2, dies

2016-08-13 19:33

Kenny Baker, the British actor who starred as plucky robot R2-D2 in the Star Wars movies has died.

Hello Han Solo!

2016-07-18 13:04

It's official Alden Ehrenreich has been confirmed as young Han Solo for new standalone spin-off.

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