Ridley blew JJ away

Daisy Ridley audition WARNING: This article contains spoilers for Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Originally posted at gamesradar.com by Amon Warmaan There are at least two things fans tend to agree on when it comes to Star Wars: The Force Awakens – BB-8 was awesome, and Daisy Ridley killed it as Rey. The fact that…

Harrison Ford to make FIRST Star Wars appearance

Harrison Ford to make FIRST Star Wars promotional appearance His iconic character comes from a galaxy far, far away – but the man who plays him will be rather more accessible in December when he touches down in Sydney, Australia. ___________ originally posted by dailymail.co.uk By Jason Chester ___________ As anticipation continues to build around…

The Force Awakens isn’t even out yet and it’s already boosting Disney’s earnings

The Force Awakens Originally posted at qz.com by Ashley Rodriguez Picture: “They’re coming.” (Lucasfilm) In 2012, the Walt Disney Company paid $4 billion to acquire Lucasfilm and the rights to Star Wars. Now, it’s about to truly reap the rewards of that investment.The entertainment behemoth, which is gearing up to release Star Wars: The Force Awakens on…

Star Wars EP VIII goes back to Skellig Michael

originally posted at theguardian.com by Ben Child Star Wars EP VIII goes back to Skellig Michael Irish government announces that Rian Johnson’s space-opera sequel will film on the tiny outcrop despite the objections of conservationists Conservation controversy … Skellig Michael. Photograph: De Agostini/S. Vannini/Getty Disney and Lucasfilm will return to the remote Irish island of…