Anticipation. It’s not just a Carly Simon song. Did I really just start off a blog with a Carly Simon reference? I don’t even LIKE Carly Simon, apart from “Yer So Vain” and that James Bond song she did. Only 4 sentences in and I’m already off on a rabbit trail. Sigh. Where was I? Oh yeah! Anticipation. It’s not just...Star Wars News & Info
Josh Trank, director of Chronicle and the upcoming Fantastic Four films, has been confirmed as the next director for one of the previously announced Star Wars stand-alone films.Here is the confirmation, just in from the Official Site:In addition to the episodes of a new Star Wars trilogy, Lucasfilm and Disney continue...Aaron Harris
Well I didn’t think week one could be topped….boy was I wrong!!!!Week 2 ended and I’m still trying to recover from such a crazy fun weekend. To quote my fellow blogger, Becca, it was “funtastic!”It started Saturday morning. Nice and early in the morning, my partner in crime Robbie and I head out again before the sun...Star Wars News & Info
Lucasfilm, Disney, and Omaze are teaming up for a new charitable initiative to benefit UNICEF's Innovation Labs and other programs for children around the world.From the Official Star Wars website:
Disney is committing $1 Million to support the launch of Star Wars: Force for Change which will benefit UNICEF.Star Wars: Force...
April 25th, 20141245 I’m sitting down to write this with NO idea WHATSOEVER what I’m going to write. This will be a fun experiment. Maybe not for you, but it will be TERRIBLY interesting for me. I’m thinking about how Star Wars is hugely responsible for the rise of popular culture, and the toy industry and collecting hobby as we now know...
Disney Publishing Worldwide (DPW) announced today the upcoming global release of four new books based on the original Star Wars film trilogy. The classic Saga will come to life like never before through adaptations by bestselling children’s authors Tom Angleberger, Tony DiTerlizzi, Adam Gidwitz, and R.J. Palacio. Each of these...Star Wars News & Info
Lucasfilm is teaming up with CBS’ The Big Bang Theory and ABC’s The Goldbergs for this year's annual 'May the Fourth (as in ‘May the Fourth be With You!') Star Wars Day' celebration.The special episode of The Big Bang Theory, “The Proton Transmogrification,” will feature special guest Bob Newhart as the childhood mentor...Star Wars News & Info
DISNEY PUBLISHING WORLDWIDE AND PUBLISHING PARTNERS ANNOUNCE THIRD ANNUAL STAR WARS READS DAY
Bookstore and library events to be held October 11, 2014
Glendale, CA., April 3, 2014 – Disney Publishing Worldwide and its publishing partners announced today the third annual Star Wars Reads Day to be held this October 11, 2014. Last...Star Wars News & Info
Last week, we shared an official press release from Lucasfilm announcing its collaboration with Santa Cruz Skateboards on a limited edition collection of Star Wars skateboard decks and cruzers. A short teaser trailer was included with that release - but now the full-length video is available for your viewing pleasure.Feast your...Star Wars News & Info
Hang on tight, because we've got another Rebel hero coming our way! Check out the official Lucasfilm press release below, and get to know Hera.Hera is the heart of the Ghost crew from Star Wars Rebels. The Twi’lek is an ace pilot, able fighter, and is revealed to fans in this behind-the-scenes video featuring creator...