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Has Benedict Cumberbatch Been Cast In STAR WARS: EPISODE VII?

It’s Monday and Labor Day, so it’s only natural a hot Star Wars story is cast out for us to obsess over. So how does this latest rumor sit with you folks? Benedict Cumberbatch has been cast in Star Wars: Episode VII.  That’s the latest word around town, according to a report from Film Chronicles. The popular Sherlock star is set to re-team ...

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Cross Brad Bird Off That STAR WARS: EPISODE VII Director Wish List

The first round draft of dream directors on the fans lists to helm Star Wars: Episode VII is dwindling fast. Sorry, but we can now officially count Brad Bird out of the running too. When grilled on his Twitter page, the director behind Toy Story, The Incredibles, and Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol shot down the talk that he will tackle the ...

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The Circle Is Complete, Carrie Fisher Wants In For Next ‘Star Wars’ Trilogy

So we’ve heard sorta rumblings from Mark Hamill and Harrison Ford regarding their reactions for a return in Star Wars: Episodes VII, VIII, and IX. Last in line to complete the SW Trinity reunion is Carrie Fisher. OK, not to slight Chewbacca, C-3P0, and R2-D2 on this, but Peter Mayhew reprised his role as the iconic Wookie in Episode III, and ...

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Harrison Ford Reportedly Open To The Idea For Returning In New ‘Star Wars’ Trilogy

Entertainment Weekly scored an interview with Mark Hamill earlier this week, now the magazine has word that Harrison Ford is indeed in the loop and willing to appear in the next wave of Star Wars films set to take place after the events of 1983’s Return of the Jedi.“Harrison is open to the idea of doing the movie and he’s upbeat ...

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Mark Hamill Has Discussed New ‘Star Wars’ Trilogy With George Lucas and Carrie Fisher

Entertainment Weekly caught up with Mark Hamill for his thoughts on the new future of Star Wars as part of the Disney Empire. While he does not know much about the grand plans that lie ahead, what is extremely interesting (and encouraging) is his revelation that he and Carrie Fisher had lunch with George Lucas last summer and discussed  Episodes ...

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8mm Behind-The-Scenes Footage From RETURN OF THE JEDI Hits The Web

Courtesy of filmmaker Jeff Broz, seven minutes of grainy silent behind-the-scenes footage from the 1982 set of Return of the Jedi have hit the web. This footage was shot as the the film was going under the faux production name Blue Harvest in the Buttercup Valley, CA desert. We get some backstage looks at the battle on Jabba the Hutt’s Sail Barge ...

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