Tag Archives: Carrie Fisher

Harrison Ford Recovering From Successful Surgery Following STAR WARS: EPISODE VII Accident

It looks like the injury Harrison Ford suffered from the Millennium Falcon door incident on the set of Star Wars: Episode VII was worse than initially reported. But the good news is he’s on the mend. “Harrison Ford’s left leg was broken in an accident,” ABC News and BBC confirmed via Ford’s publicist regarding the June 12th mishap. The speculated extent of ...

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STAR WARS: EPISODE VII Casting News! First Set Photos Surface!

Lucasfilm made the official announcement today that Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong’o and Game of Thrones‘ Gwendoline Christie have joined the cast of Star Wars: Episode VII. There was a bit of backlash following the first cast reveal in April regarding the relative lack of female leads (besides Carrie Fisher and newcomer Daisy Ridley). But news that additional roles were still ...

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Disney Buys Lucasfilm For $4.05 Billion… Sets STAR WARS: EPISODE VII For 2015

In a surprise announcement by Disney, the House Of Mouse acquired Lucasfilm for $4.05 Billion, encompassing all of its properties, Lucasfilm Ltd., LucasArts, Industrial Light & Magic, and Skywalker Sound. The deal also obviously includes the Star Wars and Indiana Jones franchises. Under the new regime, a slate of Star Wars features will be produced. “Star Wars Episode 7” has been announced, with ...

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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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