Well, it's mid-May, and it looks like the filming of Episode VII is beginning right on schedule! Director J.J. Abrams tweeted out this image today:
— Bad Robot (@bad_robot) May 16, 2014
That's a fun way to kick off the weekend! :)
This image of the 'Episode VII Now Filming'...Star Wars News & Info
Oscar Isaac is a big Star Wars fan, so being cast in Episode VII is important to him. Speaking to The Sunday Times Culture section, Isaac had this to say:
“I could not be more excited to be a part of the Star Wars saga. It still seems hard to believe. Star Wars is a huge part of my family. Collecting toys, throwing themed parties....Star Wars News & Info
So what’s it like to find out you’ve joined the cast of the highly anticipated Star Wars Episode VII? Irish actor Domhnall Gleeson knows:
"It’s nuts. It's absolutely nuts, and your heart's going like that," gasps Domhnall Gleeson, pounding his chest rapidly. "But you're also like, 'What an amazing way to spend a...
May 1st, 2014338In today’s show we talk about the gigantic news concerning the casting of Episode VII and the official answers to what will happen with the expanded universe. This news completely took over the internet, and we’ll be here to break down what has happened, with BBC Cultural Editor Christian Blauvelt as well as our thoughts, and a few...
Disney Studios Chairman Alan Horn was speaking at the Bloomberg and Tribeca Film Festival Business of Entertainment Breakfast in New York, and he confirmed a few Star Wars related items for those in attendance.
• They have done some second-unit filming in Abu Dhabi, in order to give the move that “Star Wars-ian look.”...Blog Posts
What, exactly, is an “icon?”
Webster’s New World Dictionary defines an icon simply as “an image; a figure.”
So, who is Darth Vader? Is this character an “icon?” He is definitely a figure in Star Wars; a prevalent one at that. But, what is his “image?”
This blog entry idea came about during a conversation I...Star Wars News & Info
Disney Studios Chairman Alan Horn was being interviewed by The Hollywood Reporter at the Loyola Marymount University School of Film when he revealed that Star Wars Episode VII has already begun filming. He also stated that casting was incomplete, but the leads are all in place. Of course, those names have yet to be announced.
March 21st, 2014343
In today’s show we share a cup of coffee with Bryan Young of Full of Sith, Big Shiny Robot, the Official Star Wars Blog, and Star Wars Insider. Bryan is here to discuss our topic for Show # 15, the Prequels. Bryan's analysis of the Prequels, including Padme, midichlorians, and the love between Anakin and Padme will have...
March 18th, 2014234Confirmed! Episode VII to take place thirty years after Return of the Jedi, and will start filming May of this year! From the official site:
Disney and Lucasfilm are excited to announce that principal photography on Star Wars: Episode VII, directed by J.J. Abrams, will commence May 2014, and will be based at London's historic...