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  1. Star Wars creator George Lucas scraps plans to build his museum in Chicago for CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... dead at her parents' house 'by mother of her estranged husband while her young children were outside of the home' Star Wars creator George Lucas scraps plans to build his $700m museum in Chicago and is now focusing on a California location The Star ...

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  2. Why Ewan McGregor Is Over Being Asked About Star WarsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    Since the successful release of The Force Awakens , Star Wars fandom and mania is the highest its been in years. J.J. Abrams has helped bring a galaxy far, far away to a new generation, and now fans can expect a new Star Wars film to be released every year until Disney decides they're tired.

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  3. Please Stop Asking Ewan McGregor the Same Question About a Hopeful Obi-Wan Kenobi MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Daily SuperHero

    Poor Ewan McGregor, but this is what comes with the territory of being an actor in a galaxy far, far away. This year, the Star Wars actor has had to deal with reporters who can't seem to think of any other Star Wars question except if he's interested in reprising his role as Obi-Wan Kenobi for a standalone ' A STAR WARS STORY ' movie.

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  4. Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens at Deep Eddy PoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Austin Chronicle

    ... year, J.J. Abrams' The Force Awakens is a rollicking hybridization of everything that made Lucas' original trio of Star Wars films so thrillingly watchable, bolstered by the addition of memorable new core characters: lone scavenger Rey (Ridley), and ...

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  5. Take a peek behind the masks and helmets of Star Wars with Elstree 1976Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    There is no denying that Star Wars is easily one of, if not the most popular and iconic science fiction franchise of all time. With numerous films, TV series and specials as well as comics, books and so much more you would think that at this point all the stories have been told.

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  6. June 28 DVD roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MySanAntonio.com

    Political intrigue and comedy headline this week, with the releases of "Eye in the Sky" and "Whiskey Tango Foxtrot." The kids will enjoy "Kung Fu Panda 3." And the Star Wars documentary "Elstree 1976" looks intriguing.

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  7. Darth Vader confirmed for 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    Darth Vader, the stand-out Star Wars villain, will officially appear in 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story', producer Kathleen Kennedy tells Entertainment Weekly magazine. Rollo Ross reports.

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  8. 'Star Wars' Model-Maker Sues Ex-Employees For Stealing Trade SecretsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Hollywood Reporter

    Two long-time employees of iconic model-maker Grant McCune stole a key client and proprietary information before leaving to form a competing company, according to the lawsuit. The modelmaking company that created Star Wars icon R2-D2 was forced to close its doors and lay off all of its employees after a handful of workers defected to create a competing business, according to a complaint filed last week in L.A. County Superior Court.

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  9. 'Star Wars' Model-Maker Sues Ex-Employees For Spilling Trade SecretsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Hollywood Reporter

    Two long-time employees of iconic model-maker Grant McCune stole a key client and proprietary information before leaving to form a competing company, according to the lawsuit. The modelmaking company that created Star Wars icon R2-D2 was forced to close its doors and lay off all of its employees after a handful of workers defected to create a competing business, according to a complaint filed last week in L.A. County Superior Court.

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  10. The Latest: Parks group says Lucas decision 'unfortunate'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SFGate

    ... nominations, including Best Picture. As local triva buffs know, much of the ... more One popular myth about the Star Wars franchise is that the At-At attack vehicles used in "The Empire Strikes Back" were modeled after cranes at the port of Oakland. ...

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  11. Star Wars: Rogue One director says reshoots were planned from the beginningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Polygon

    After director Gareth Edwards started working on reshoots for his upcoming Star Wars film, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story , speculation began to spread that the film was in trouble. Edwards clarified the rumors in an interview with Entertainment Weekly , however, and said they had plans from the beginning of production to eventually do reshoots.

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  12. Mark Hamill and Daisy Ridley went to see The BFG togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Radio Times

    Mark Hamill and Daisy Ridley may be busy filming Star Wars Episode VIII, but they still found time for a quick cinema trip together. The duo went to see The BGF re-make, and Hamill even had a new nickname for Ms Ridley.

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  13. Here's How Much of Darth Vader We'll See in 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Fandango.com

    The latest issue of Entertainment Weekly takes a deep dive into this December's Rogue One: A Star Wars Story , fleshing out the story, the new characters and that one massive villain who'll be returning to a live-action Star Wars movie for the first time since we witnessed his birth in 2005's Star Wars Episode III - Revenge of the Sith : Darth Vader. EW now has a breakdown of Vader's role in the film, including further confirmation that he'll once again be voiced by James Earl Jones, who provided the voice of Vader in all of the live-action Star Wars movies, in addition to his recent reprisal of the role on the animated series Star Wars Rebels .

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  14. New Details Are Revealed About Darth Vader's Role In 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ContactMusic.com

    Anticipation for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story reached new heights this week, when the first real details about the film were revealed by Entertainment Weekly. The biggest news to emerge was that it will indeed feature the return of Darth Vader.

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  15. Darth Vader resurrected for - Star Wars' origin filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KUQL-FM Mitchell

    Darth Vader, the much-feared "Star Wars" Sith Lord and one of the most notable villains in film, will be back on the big screen for December's "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story," franchise producer Kathleen Kennedy told Entertainment Weekly this week. Kennedy said Darth Vader will appear in the film "sparingly," and will once again be voiced by James Earl Jones.

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  16. James Earl Jones will voice Darth Vader in Rogue One: A Star Wars StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Radio Times

    Following this week's news of Darth Vader's return , we now have confirmation that James Earl Jones will be back to voice the iconic baddie. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is set between the events of Revenge of the Sith and A New Hope and follows a band of Rebels who stole the plans for the original Death Star.

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  17. Ewan McGregor Doesn't Care If There's Another Star Wars MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MLive.com

    ... now it looks like I'm sort of looking for work, which is humiliating. I couldn't care less if it happens, but when Star Wars people ask me if I would do it, the answer is yes, so that's how I feel about it. You rode your motorcycle around the world ...

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  18. Darth Vader is set for a Star Wars comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    The teaser clip featured the familiar Star Wars music composed by John Williams, including a bit of the infamous Imperial March, used to signify Darth Vader's approach. Journalist Anthony Breznican said the trainee Jedi, turned Sith Lord, "looms large over the plot, even when he's not necessarily on screen".

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  19. Jedi Council: Darth Vader Confirmed for 'Rogue...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Collider

    Jedi Council is packed with a ton of news today with some especially HUGE news coming from the pages of Entertainment Weekly! Not only were there a bunch of new photos released for Rogue One but all the character names and relationships were revealed including the confirmation that yes, Darth Vader will return to Star Wars; and will be voiced by none other than James Earl Jones ! And with that report out of the way, the council then breaks down all the rest of the news in the Star Wars Universe including the reveal of Forest Whitaker's role in Rogue One which ties directly to the Clone Wars series in which his character was introduced, officially tying the live action movies to the animated series! Then it's on to a report about the villainous Ben Mendelsohn who talked about the secret he had to keep from everyone who asked about the role he was playing in the Star Wars story.

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  20. Darth Vader voiced by James Earl Jones again in 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Inside Bay Area

    "He will be in the movie sparingly," said Lucasfilm boss Kathleen Kennedy. "But at a key, strategic moment, he's going to loom large."

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