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LOS ANGELES — The Force Awakens, it was not — but Rogue One got away clean with $155 million at the North American box office this weekend, a robust start that guarantees the first Star Wars "story" will not be the last. The $155 million figure makes Rogue One the...
"There's been an awakening. Have you felt it?" A billion years in the making, here's the first trailer for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." The J.J. Abrams film stars John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Lupita Nyong'o, Oscar Isaac, Domhnall Gleeson, Max von Sydow, Andy Serkis, Gwendoline Christie and original...
A “near-natural” prosthetic arm, that took eight years to develop and test, has been approved for mass production by the US Food and Drug Administration. The DEKA Arm System has been affectionately dubbed “The Luke,” after Star Wars’ Luke Skywalker who received a robotic replacement for the hand he lost...
Disney won’t be shy about using its Star Wars and Marvel characters to boost its new network of YouTube channels, as CEO Bob Iger said Monday that he believes Maker Studios’ most important role at the Mouse House will be to put its characters and brands in front of...
The National photographer Mona Al Marzooqi has captured what are believed to be the first images of Star Wars: Episode VII set deep in the Abu Dhabi desert. The photos, taken on Tuesday morning in the dunes near Qasr Al Sarab resort, reveal a large encampment of tents with four to...
If C-3P0, a stormtrooper and Darth Vader dancing to Pharrell's "Happy" don't make your Monday, you should probably just go back to bed. source: huffingtonpost
Star Wars creator George Lucas has won his first ever Emmy award for the animated series Star Wars: Clone Wars. He was presented with the Daytime Emmy award by Princess Leia actress Carrie Fisher at a ceremony in Hollywood yesterday. The Ellen DeGeneres Show earned its seventh Emmy as outstanding talk show entertainment. While...
Filming of the next Star Wars movie will take place in Britain, in what Chancellor George Osborne hailed as a fresh coup for British tax breaks. Disney's Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy said in a statement: "We've devoted serious time and attention to revisiting the origins of Star Wars as inspiration...