Star Wars Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Carrie Fisher pressured to lose weight for new 'Star Wars'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... Princess Leia in the forthcoming film, nearly 40 years after she first portrayed the character in the 1977 movie Star Wars. "They don't want to hire all of me -- only about three-quarters!" she quipped. "Nothing changes: it's an appearance-driven ...

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  2. What to expect from Star Wars: The Force AwakensRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Nuvo.net

    ... to my job and going back to bed for a few hours, I got up and lazily thumbed through the paper, where I saw that Star Wars was opening at the Eastwood Theater on Pendleton Pike near Shadeland Avenue. I'd seen an ad for the film in the Sunday paper, ...

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  3. Star Wars Rebels: What Will Happen When Ahsoka Faces Vader?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | IGN

    There was a lot of celebrating from Star Wars: The Clone Wars fans when Ahsoka Tano returned on the current animated series, Star Wars Rebels , in the Season 1 finale. And while Ahsoka's only appeared a couple of times since, there have been some very notable developments with her, as she and Darth Vader sensed each other's presence, and the man who was Anakin realized exactly who she was - while Ahsoka had a more vague, but certainly troubled response.

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  4. Experience Star Wars Like Never Before with Google Cardboard, Plus New Force Awakens ImagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | ComingSoon.net

    We're just weeks away from the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens and to keep your anticipation at maximum levels, the film has landed on both the cover of Rolling Stone and People . In addition, a new image of Adam Driver's Kylo Ren admiring the helmet of his idol, Darth Vader, was released.

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  5. Carrie Fisher on a Star Wars Weight Loss: 'They Don't Want to Hire All of Me'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Mediaite.com

    Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher claims she was asked to lose a significant amount of weight for her role in the new film, The Force Awakens - despite comments from other actors, filmmakers and critics regarding the movie's progressive nature. Fisher made the comments in an interview with Good Housekeeping UK , suggesting that J.J. Abrams , Kathleen Kennedy and those behind the cameras didn't "want to hire all of me - only about three-quarters!" "Nothing changes, it's an appearance-driven thing.

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  6. Star Wars, Dr Who and Game of Thrones stars set for Southport Comic ConRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Southport Visiter

    Star Wars, Dr Who and Game of Thrones actors - and the fifth Doctor himself - will be visiting Southport for an A-list Comic Con. The force will be with original Darth Vader, David Prowse, who will be joined by Only Fools and Horses actor John Challis, who appeared as Scorby in the 1976 Dr Who episode The Seeds of Doom, and Game of Thrones actor Miltos Yerolemou, who played Syrio, the master sword-fighter who taught Arya Stark in Westoros.

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  7. George Lucas to New 'Star Wars' Film: I'm Your Divorced FatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | Voice of America

    "Star Wars" creator George Lucas, who was not involved in making the long-awaited new film, "The Force Awakens," said he is as ambivalent about seeing the movie as a divorced father would be about attending his child's wedding. Lucas, who sold the franchise to Disney three years ago for some $4 billion, told the Washington Post in an interview he had no connection with "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," which opens worldwide on Dec 18. Despite initial reports that Lucas would act as a consultant, the director said Disney "didn't like" the stories he had outlined for the three sequels.

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  8. "Star Wars Rebels" third season moves into productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | The Disney Blog

    Good news rebels, the Disney empire has decided to renew your favorite show for another season. Disney XD's hit animated tv series "Star Wars Rebels" will carry their fight against the Empire for a third season following an announcement that production has already started on the new episodes.

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  9. Carrie Fisher says she was told to lose weight for 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | NME

    Carrie Fisher has revealed that she was urged to lose weight for Star Wars: The Force Awakens . The actress and screenwriter reprises her iconic role as Princess Leia in J.J. Abrams' film, joined by fellow original Star Wars leads Harrison Ford and Mark Hamill.

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  10. George Lucas Says Watching 'The Force Awakens' Will Be Like Being A...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    With just over a fortnight until The Force Awakens eventually hits cinemas, Star Wars creator George Lucas has spoken of his mixed feelings about seeing the new movie, comparing himself to a divorced father at his child's wedding. 71 year old Lucas sold the franchise to Disney just over three years ago for $4 billion, and told The Washington Post in a new interview that he had no involvement whatsoever with the seventh instalment, billed as the first of three sequel stories to the much-loved originals.

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  11. Review: 'Star Wars: Battlefront' is a flawed adaptation of a classic gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | The Daily Campus

    This photo provided by Electronic Arts shows a scene from the video game, "Star Wars: Battlefront." So much goes into a game's development that the consumer doesn't realize.

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  12. The 10 funniest 'Star Wars' spoofs of all timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | Mashable

    Star Wars is a space fantasy, a galactic fairy tale, a Skywalker family soap opera and a classic good vs. evil adventure story with mythological heft. Before you dismiss that heretical notion, consider the evidence from Luke Skywalker himself.

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  13. Disney XD orders more a RebelsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    Disney XD has ordered a third season of its animated series ""Star Wars Rebels." The new season will be on the cable channel in 2016.

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  14. Star Wars 7 Middle East premiere will be red carpet and invite onlyRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    The latest and much talked about Star Wars: The Force Awakens will have its Middle Eastern premiere in Abu Dhabi on December 16, at Emirates Palace. The screening will be a red carpet, invitation-only event organised by twofour54 in partnership with the Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority and the Walt Disney Company.

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  15. What if Peter Griffin was the voice of Chewbacca?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    Any Star Wars fan knows that Chewbacca is played by Peter Mayhew. The 7' 2" British actor was tapped to play Han Solo's Wookiee wingman for the 1977 original film, and will reprise the role in Star Wars: The Force Awakens A new video features Star Wars scenes in which Chewie's howl is replaced with the mewling of Peter Griffin, the lead character in Seth MacFarlane's Family Guy .

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  16. 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens': Mark Hamill Breaks His Silence in First Official InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Collider

    Much conversation has been generated around the appearance, or lack thereof, of Mark Hamill in any of the recent Star Wars: The Force Awakens footage. We know he's there in some capacity, but because of the secrecy surrounding the film, Hamill's ability to keep a secret, and certain legally binding documents , we know next to nothing about what Luke Skywalker will be up to in Episode VII.

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  17. Hamill keeps schtum about 'Luke's secret'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | RTE.ie

    Mark Hamill has said that he will face a financial penalty if he reveals the ultimate Star Wars: The Force Awakens spoiler - where in a galaxy far, far away is Luke Skywalker? Skywalker has not made any appearances in any of the trailers for the space opera reboot, which is due to hit cinemas on December 17, nor has he featured in any the publicity material for the new film, leading to rabid speculation among fans that Luke has turned to the Dark side. Star Wars fans have also theorised that Luke is now "living in self-imposed exile" or potentially "lost on a desert planet".

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  18. Mark Hamill Just Revealed THIS About Luke Skywalker's Appearance In 'The Force Awakens'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | StarPulse.com

    Why doesn't Luke Skywalker appear on the poster for " Star Wars: The Force Awakens or in any of the film's trailers? The actor was recently interviewed for the Christmas 2015 issue of PC Gamer magazine, in which he talks about the biggest spoiler in the "Star Wars" saga , "The Empire Strikes Back" -- when he learned of Darth Vader's true identity. Hamill said he kept the secret back then, and he's doing it again -- although this time his silence comes with a bit of a financial incentive.

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  19. Mark Hamill will pay big time for spilling a Star Warsa secretsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    Mark Hamill faces a financial penalty if he gives away the plot to the new "Star Wars" movie prior to its release. The veteran actor reprises his role as Luke Skywalker in upcoming sci-fi blockbuster "Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens," but he has been sworn to secrecy over the story details.

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  20. How Star Wars: The Force Awakens Will Differ From A New Hope, According To Mark HamillRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Cinema Blend News

    The galaxy far, far away wasn't always such a big place. The series has undergone a remarkable evolution in the subsequent years, and as such, series star Mark Hamill believes that Star Wars: The Force Awakens will provide a decidedly different audience experience from the series' original installment... one that will match the expectations of its already Star Wars savvy audiences.

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