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"Star Wars: Episode VII": New Footage Of The 'Millennium Falcon'

14 hours ago | SneakPeek | See recent SneakPeek news »

From director J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot Productions, Sneak Peek a new video from "Star Wars: Episode VII" offering an official look @ the 'Millennium Falcon' spacecraft:

"Star Wars: Episode VII" is produced by Walt Disney Pictures, Lucasfilm, and Bad Robot Productions, intended to be the seventh installment in the "Star Wars" film series.

Cast includes John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Max von Sydow, Lupita Nyong'o and Gwendoline Christie.

Also starring are Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew and Kenny Baker reprising their roles from previous films.

The new movie is planned to be the first of the third trilogy of "Star Wars" films, following chronologically in the series approximately 30 years after "Return of the Jedi".

J. J. Abrams directs from a screenplay he co-wrote with Lawrence Kasdan.

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "Star Wars: Episode VII »

- Michael Stevens

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The Millennium Falcon and X-Wings featured in new Star Wars: Episode VII set photos

21 September 2014 6:30 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

We’ve already seen a few spy photos from the Greenham Common set of J.J. AbramsStar Wars: Episode VII – including a look at stars Adam Driver and Gwendoline Christie [see here], as well as an aerial photo of the Millennium Falcon [see here] – but now thanks to 20 Minutos (via Cbm), we have a much better look at Falcon and several X-Wing fighters on what is presumably the Alliance base. Check them out…

 

Star Wars: Episode VII is set for release on December 18th 2015 and sees returning stars Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker), Harrison Ford (Han Solo), Carrie Fisher (Princess Leia), Anthony Daniels (C-3Po), Kenny Baker (R2-D2) and Peter Mayhew (Chewbacca) joined by Adam Driver (Girls), Oscar Isaac (Inside Llewyn Davis), Andy Serkis (Dawn of the Planet of the Apes), Domhnall Gleeson (Dredd), John Boyega (Attack the Block), Daisy Ridley (Silent Witness), Gwendoline Christie (Game of Thrones), Lupita Nyong’o (12 Years a Slave), Miltos Yerolemou »

- Gary Collinson

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Star Wars: Batmobile / Moonwalk

19 September 2014 8:01 AM, PDT | LatinoReview | See recent LatinoReview news »

The What?:  It’s a column on Star Wars news and rumors and therefore contains Spoilers and Speculation. This time, more a little bit more speculation.

This Week: A good look at the Millennium Falcon reveals the Batmobile and it's all good fun. A Rebels teaser might show us an Episode VII planet, Star Wars commits to December and Rian Johnson talks about working on Episode VIII.

I hope everyone is having fun, Jj Abrams and Zack Snyder certainly are, with their newest social media marketing salvos blasting across the interwebspherenet after a rumor that the Batmobile had been stolen:

Case closed. pic.twitter.com/fVyENoksFp

— ZackSnyder (@ZackSnyder) September 13, 2014

Snyder renewed the feud in his usual photo on Twitter fashion while Jj Abrams opted for upping the ante with a video on the official Bad Robot Youtube Channel:

I like this.

It's nice to get to see the Batmobile and the Millennium Falcon, »

- Da7e

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Batman’s Batmobile Hitches Ride on Millennium Falcon in ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’

18 September 2014 10:48 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

J.J. AbramsBad Robot Productions released a teaser for its upcoming “Star Wars” film with a special nod to Zack Snyder’s “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice.”

The video begins with familiar “Star Wars” music and a shot of what appears to be the Millennium Falcon before shifting into the pounding score of the latest Batman films and a reveal of the Batmobile on the underside of the ship. Abrams’ Batmobile is a little dustier than Snyder’s, which he revealed in a tweet on Sept. 10.

This is the latest in an ever-escalating battle for supremacy in crossover images between the two directors that began with Snyder’s photo of Superman actor Henry Cavill in Jedi garb.

See Also: ‘Star Wars’ Provides Disney with a ‘Huge Opportunity’

#SuperJedi pic.twitter.com/PyNbELK8UZ

— ZackSnyder (@ZackSnyder) July 24, 2014

He followed that up with a shot of Batman stumbling through the desert with R2-D2. »

- Kevin Noonan

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Star Wars' C-3Po Demanded These 2 Things From J.J. Abrams Before Signing His Contract

16 September 2014 3:32 PM, PDT | cinemablend.com | See recent Cinema Blend news »

Just like Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher, actor Anthony Daniels is an incredibly important part of the Star Wars legacy. He's just slightly handicapped by the fact that you can't see his face under the C-3Po helmet. He and Kenny Baker, the man inside R2-D2, are the only actors to be part of every single film, so when Star Wars: Episode VII started to move into active development, it made perfect sense that they would return. The big question that was raised, however, was whether Daniels would once again be inside his C-3Po costume, as he always has been in the movies, or would instead be opting to use motion capture or simply provide his voice. According to the actor, it was never actually a choice. In a recent interview with Entertainment Weekly, Anthony Daniels opened up about the process that led to him being »

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Anthony Daniels Talks C-3Po in 'Episode VII' and 'Star Wars: Rebels'

16 September 2014 3:20 PM, PDT | LatinoReview | See recent LatinoReview news »

R2-D2 and C-3Po in Star Wars: Rebels via

Sometimes you gotta wonder if this will end up being 9 movies about two droids. Yes, C-3Po and R2-D2 are in Star Wars: Rebels on Disney Xd, bridging the gap between Episodes III and IV in animated fashion. The droids with the most will also be returning in Jj Abrams' Episode VII to continue the legacy.

Entertainment Weekly sat down with Anthony Daniels, who always portrays C-3Po, even when he's a puppet or a digital effect, to talk to him about getting back in the metallic suit for a new film while also providing his voice to the cartoon series. You should read the whole, long, thing here - Anthony Daniels is not brief in his answering, but two particular answers stuck out to me in regards to Episode VII and Star Wars: Rebels.

On the »

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Anthony Daniels On Reprising The Role Of 'C-3Po' In Star Wars Episode VII

16 September 2014 2:15 PM, PDT | ComicBookMovie.com | See recent ComicBookMovie news »

They've appeared in each of the Star Wars movies and Episode VII will be no exception as C-3Po and R2-D2 return for the J.J. Abrams helmed follow-up to Return of the Jedi. While the movie will be making good use of Andy Serkis' performance capture studio The Imaginarium, Anthony Daniels has confirmed that he will be once again suiting up as the fan-favourite droid despite the fact that he was initially offered just a voice-over role in the highly anticipated movie which drops on December 18th, 2015. The British actors makes some very interesting points here about why it's important to have him in the suit rather than relying on special effects, though it does sound as if he's grateful for technological advances which have made the suit far more comfortable. The full interview can be found over at Entertainment Weekly. Share your thoughts on all of this below! »

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Anthony Daniels' deep-dive 'Star Wars' interview: C-3Po's past, present and future

16 September 2014 1:00 PM, PDT | EW - Inside TV | See recent EW.com - Inside TV news »

He is the Star Wars constant: Anthony Daniels is the only actor to appear in all six Star Wars films, and next year he will return in a hugely anticipated seventh. As the voice and body of the faithful and fearful C-3Po, the 68-year-old has embodied this character — a role he initially didn’t even want — across TV shows, radio plays, concert tours, and theme park rides.

Below, Daniels talks about the iconic droid’s next appearance in Disney Xd’s fall animated series Star Wars Rebels, which chronicles the formation of the Rebel Alliance leading up to 1977’s Episode IV: A New Hope. »

- James Hibberd

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Rumor: Adam Driver Not a Villain in Star Wars: Episode VII?

16 September 2014 11:11 AM, PDT | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

From the moment Adam Driver stepped into the Star Wars: Episode VII rumor mill, there was talk about him playing a villain and we’ve been running with that idea ever since.  However, a photo just surfaced of Driver in costume on set that suggests otherwise. Hit the jump to find out what Driver was donning on set, but be aware; there are some spoilers in this article.  Star Wars: Episode VII is due in theaters on December 18, 2015 and also stars Mark HamillCarrie FisherHarrison FordAnthony DanielsPeter MayhewKenny BakerJohn BoyegaDaisy Ridley, Gwendoline ChristieOscar IsaacAndy SerkisDomhnall Gleeson, Lupita Nyong’o, Miltos Yerolemou and Max von Sydow. The images come from Rick Lawrence’s Facebook page (via Star Wars 7 News) and while they are a little blurry, it does look as though that’s Driver donning an X-Wing pilot uniform.  Does that mean »

- Perri Nemiroff

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Greg Grunberg confirms 'Star Wars' role: 'If I say more Jj will have me killed'

15 September 2014 6:23 PM, PDT | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

(Cbr) It’s well established by now that J.J. Abrams frequently casts childhood friend Greg Grunberg in television and film projects, ranging from "Felicity" and "Alias" to "Lost" and "Star Trek." So it’s to be expected for fans to wonder whether the "Heroes" veteran might appear in the Abrams movie everyone’s speculating about — "Star Wars: Episode VII."  The answer, perhaps, is just as expected. Asked on Twitter, “Hey, is it pretty safe to say that you’re gonna have a minor cameo in 'Episode VII' like all of his other movies #luckycharm?” Grunberg replied, “Yes @smgulz it Is safe to assume I have a role in #StarWarsEpisodeVII – If I say more than that, Jj will have me killed.” Grunberg joins a cast that includes "Star Wars" veterans Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew and Kenny Baker, and franchise newcomers John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, »

- TJ Dietsch, Comic Book Resources

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Meet the Team in new Star Wars Rebels TV spot, plus R2D2 and C3PO return

15 September 2014 10:58 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

A new TV spot has arrived online for the upcoming animated series Star Wars Rebels, which introduces the crew of the Ghost starship – Kanan, Sabine, Chopper, Hera, Zeb and Ezra – who will take on the Empire and spark a rebellion. Check it out below after the official series synopsis…

Star Wars Rebels continues the epic tradition of the legendary Star Wars saga with all-new exciting, action-packed adventures. It is a dark time in the galaxy, as the evil Galactic Empire tightens its grip of power from world to world. As the series begins, Imperial forces have occupied a remote planet, ruling with an iron fist and ruining the lives of its people. The clever and motley crew of the starship Ghost is amongst a select few who are brave enough to stand against the Empire. Together, this ragtag group will face threatening new villains, encounter colorful adversaries, embark on thrilling »

- Gary Collinson

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Star Wars Rebels: New Full Trailer and TV Spots

15 September 2014 7:33 AM, PDT | GeekTyrant | See recent GeekTyrant news »

The premiere of Star Wars Rebels is less than a month away, so today we have a new full trailer and a few TV spots, including one that features R2-D2 and a bit of C3PO. I'm a big fan of The Clone Wars and excited to see a lot of the same creative team involved in Rebels, although it seems like they have a lot more money for Rebels than they did for Clone Wars. It will be interesting to see how this bridges Episode III, IV, and beyond.

Star Wars Rebels premieres on Disney Xd, October 13th.

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Zack Snyder: Stormtrooper Spotted on the 'Batman v. Superman' Set

15 September 2014 7:02 AM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

Another day, another mysterious Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice/Star Wars crossover from Zack Snyder. The director of the DC Comics sequel tweeted on Saturday a photo of two Gotham City police officers, the newly debuted Batmobile and a Stormtrooper who was being shoved into the cop car, all with an elusive caption: "Case closed." The tweet is the latest in a series, following a shot of Man of Steel star Henry Cavill holding a lightsaber and dubbed a "Super Jedi" and of the caped Batman traversing a mountain with R2-D2 by his side. He's been tagging Star Wars: Episode VII

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"Star Wars: Episode VII" - 'X-Wing' Revealed

15 September 2014 6:26 AM, PDT | SneakPeek | See recent SneakPeek news »

Sneak Peek more new images of the life-size models of the "Star Wars: Episode VII", 'Millennium Falcon' and 'X-Wing' spacecraft on the Greenham Common, UK set of  "Star Wars: Episode VII":

The Millennium Falcon, piloted by 'Han Solo' is a modified 'Yt-1300 light freighter'.

"Star Wars Episode VII" is produced by Walt Disney Pictures, Lucasfilm and Bad Robot Productions...

...to be distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures.

The new film stars John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac...

...Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Max von Sydow and Lupita Nyong'o and Gwendoline Christie

Also starring are Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew and Kenny Baker reprising their roles from previous films.

"Star Wars: Episode VII" is planned to be the first of the third trilogy of "Star Wars" films... 

...following chronologically in the series...

...30 years after "Return of the Jedi" and the demise of 'Darth Vader'.

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- Michael Stevens

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Adam Driver and Gwendoline Christie in latest Star Wars: Episode VII set photos

14 September 2014 2:35 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Well, it looks like all of those “scoops” about Adam Driver and Gwendoline Christie playing bad guys in Star Wars: Episode VII were wide of the mark, as the pair have appeared in the latest batch of set photos from the hotly-anticipated sequel depicting the base of the Rebel Alliance, which show Driver wearing X-Wing pilot clothes, and Christie presumably as some kind of Alliance officer. Take a look courtesy of Rick Lawrence (via Cbm)…

 

Star Wars: Episode VII is set for release on December 18th 2015 and sees returning stars Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker), Harrison Ford (Han Solo), Carrie Fisher (Princess Leia), Anthony Daniels (C-3Po), Kenny Baker (R2-D2) and Peter Mayhew (Chewbacca) joined by Adam Driver (Girls), Oscar Isaac (Inside Llewyn Davis), Andy Serkis (Dawn of the Planet of the Apes), Domhnall Gleeson (Dredd), John Boyega (Attack the Block), Daisy Ridley (Silent Witness), Gwendoline Christie (Game of Thrones), Lupita »

- Gary Collinson

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"Star Wars: Episode VII"- More Set Images

14 September 2014 2:28 PM, PDT | SneakPeek | See recent SneakPeek news »

Sneak Peek new images from the UK set of "Star Wars: Episode VII" offering a first look @ actor Adam Driver in a 'Rebel' flight suit, plus members of the 'Alliance', including actress Gwendoline Christie:

"Star Wars: Episode VII" is produced by Walt Disney Pictures, Lucasfilm, and Bad Robot Productions, intended to be the seventh installment in the "Star Wars" film series.

Cast includes John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Max von Sydow, Lupita Nyong'o and Gwendoline Christie.

Also starring are Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew and Kenny Baker reprising their roles from previous films.

The new movie is planned to be the first of the third trilogy of "Star Wars" films, following chronologically in the series approximately 30 years after "Return of the Jedi".

J. J. Abrams directs from a screenplay he co-wrote with Lawrence Kasdan.

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- Michael Stevens

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Daniel Craig reportedly films a secret role in Star Wars: Episode VII

14 September 2014 1:30 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Chalk this one up squarely as a rumour – especially considering its source is the UK tabloid The Sun – but it seems that Daniel Craig (Skyfall) may have shot a secret cameo appearance in Star Wars: Episode VII. Craig reportedly begged director J.J. Abrams for a role in the hotly-anticipated sequel, saying that he’d be happy to have his face hidden, and apparently shot the part this week at Pinewood, where he was spotted with Carrie Fisher. However, a more likely scenario is that Craig was at Pinewood for pre-production on Bond 24, which is set to begin filming this December.

Star Wars: Episode VII is set for release on December 18th 2015 and sees returning stars Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker), Harrison Ford (Han Solo), Carrie Fisher (Princess Leia), Anthony Daniels (C-3Po), Kenny Baker (R2-D2) and Peter Mayhew (Chewbacca) joined by Adam Driver (Girls), Oscar Isaac (Inside Llewyn Davis), Andy Serkis »

- Gary Collinson

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Mark Ruffalo wants to be in Star Wars: Episode VIII

14 September 2014 2:15 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

With the possibility of a new Incredible Hulk movie and TV series on the horizon (if you ask Lou Ferrigno anyway), Bruce Banner himself Mark Ruffalo may find himself being busy over the next year or so. But that hasn’t stopped the actor from dreaming about other roles. In fact, he’s looking to head to a galaxy far, far away – but not with J.J. Abrams for Star Wars: Episode VII and instead with Rian Johnson and Star Wars: Episode VIII.

In an interview with Collider about his upcoming movie Infinitely Polar Bear, Ruffalo said that he has reached out personally to Rian Johnson saying he’s “desperate” for a role in Star Wars: Episode VIII. The actor said, “my e-mail to Rian after all these years was ‘Rian, congratulations on everything you’ve been doing. And by the way, if there’s a part in Star Wars, please, »

- Luke Owen

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New Batman V Superman Batmobile Image Charges a Stormtrooper with Grand Theft Auto

13 September 2014 10:47 AM, PDT | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

Filmmaker Zack Snyder continues to make excellent use of social media when it comes to teasing fans, with the latest being a new Batman v Superman Batmobile image with yet another Star Wars tie-in.  This is the third such Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and Star Wars mash-up, as Snyder previously tweeted a photo of Henry Cavill dressed as a Jedi and another photo of Batman hanging out with R2-D2.  This new image offers another look at Ben Affleck’s formidable-looking Batmobile, as a Stormtrooper is seen being arrested by Gcpd for the theft of said vehicle.  It’s clearly a joke, but Snyder seems to be laying on the Star Wars love pretty thick.  Is he simply a big fan, or could those long-ago rumors of a Snyder-helmed Star Wars spinoff have some truth to them?  Whatever the case, the filmmaker’s tied up in the DC universe »

- Adam Chitwood

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Greg Grunberg Says He Has A Role In Star Wars: Episode VII

13 September 2014 10:07 AM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Lens flares and frustrating “mystery boxes” aren’t the only things that constantly pop up in the filmography of J.J. Abrams. Another thing that appears quite often is Heroes and Masters of Sex actor Greg Grunberg, a childhood friend of Abrams’ who has shown up in almost all of the director’s cinematic works to date.

He’s had roles in Felicity and Alias, played Oceanic Flight 815 pilot Seth Norris in the Lost pilot, is in Mission: Impossible III, and even has small cameos in both Super 8 and Star Trek. He was, however, noticeably absent from Star Trek Into Darkness, which wasn’t very well received by fans…. That can’t be a coincidence, can it?!

Now it looks like the working relationship between Abrams and Grunberg will extend beyond our galaxy and into a famous one far, far away, as according to Grunberg himself, he has a role »

- James Garcia

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