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…

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…

John Boyega Signs With WME

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Lead John Boyega Signs With WME ORIGINALLY POSTED @ deadline.com by Mike Fleming Jr. EXCLUSIVE: WME just signed John Boyega, the young British actor who goes from who’s-he to who’s-who at warp-speed rate when Star Wars: The Force Awakens is released by Disney on December 18. Boyega plays the male lead role of Finn…