Confirmed opening details for STAR WARS themed lands, PANDORA – WORLD OF ‘AVATAR’
Feb08

Confirmed opening details for STAR WARS themed lands, PANDORA – WORLD OF ‘AVATAR’

It was confirmed yesterday by Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger details about both of the much-anticipated STAR WARS themed lands as well as the upcoming new Pandora: World of Avatar. Most specifically… when they will open! STAR WARS LAND BOTH of the STAR WARS-themed lands (the one at Disneyland and the one at Disney’s Hollywood Studios) will be opening in 2019. Not much more specifics beyond that! In the new-yet...

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THE LAST JEDI confirmed as title for upcoming STAR WARS: EPISODE VIII
Jan23

THE LAST JEDI confirmed as title for upcoming STAR WARS: EPISODE VIII

THE LAST JEDI is the epic new name for the upcoming STAR WARS: EPISODE VIII! Confirmed officially today, the new name fits in with the other saga subtitles and gives an awesome buildup for the final chapter in this set of trilogies. December cannot come fast enough!! THE LAST JEDI will welcome back cast members Mark Hamill, the late Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Domhnall Gleeson,...

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Dive deeper into the birth of the rebellion with ROGUE ONE: ADAPTATION #1
Jan17

Dive deeper into the birth of the rebellion with ROGUE ONE: ADAPTATION #1

The Rebellion comes to Marvel! This April, one of the biggest films of 2016 becomes one of the biggest comics of 2017 as ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY comes to comic shops and digital devices everywhere! Written by Jody Houser (Max Ride) with art by Emilio Laiso (Star Wars Annual), join the harrowing group of Rebels as they embark on a life or death mission to save the galaxy! All appears lost in the fight against the tyrannical...

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Star Wars Day at Sea returns to the Disney Fantasy in 2017
Dec28

Star Wars Day at Sea returns to the Disney Fantasy in 2017

In 2017, Disney Cruise Line guests can celebrate the legendary adventures and iconic characters from the Star Wars saga during a day-long celebration aboard 15 special sailings on the Disney Fantasy: STAR WARS DAY at Sea. Star Wars Day at Sea combines the power of the Force, the magic of Disney and the excitement of cruising for an out-of-this-galaxy experience unlike any other. Occurring one day during each of 15 Disney Fantasy...

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Carrie Fisher dies at age 60
Dec27

Carrie Fisher dies at age 60

It was confirmed today that actress Carrie Fisher has died following a heart attack she suffered just days ago. An affirming tweet by her mother Debbie Reynold’s on Christmas Day seemed to convey hope that the Star Wars actress was on a path to recovery in stable condition. Commenting on her passing, Bob Iger, chairman and chief executive officer, The Walt Disney Company noted: “Carrie Fisher was one-of-a-kind, a true character...

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Carrie Fisher in stable condition according to mother Debbie Reynolds
Dec25

Carrie Fisher in stable condition according to mother Debbie Reynolds

Debbie Reynold’s normally quiet Twitter account posted today that her daughter Carrie Fisher is in stable condition following her heart attack on December 23, 2016. Her tweet continued, “If there is a change,we will share it. For all her fans & friends. I thank you for your prayers & good wishes.” Fisher suffered a “massive heart attack Friday on an airplane” according to TMZ. She was en route...

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A galaxy not quite so far away… Filming on location for ROGUE ONE
Dec23

A galaxy not quite so far away… Filming on location for ROGUE ONE

One thing that’s certain about the newest Star Wars films is that there is a definite tangibility to them. Just like the original saga stories, ROGUE ONE took advantage of our own planet’s dramatically diverse landscapes to bring to life the worlds of the Star Wars universe. A new clip released by Disney gives a little insight into turning real world destinations into fantastical far off places. The production for ROGUE...

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Forest Whitaker to join cast of STAR WARS REBELS for Season Three
Dec22

Forest Whitaker to join cast of STAR WARS REBELS for Season Three

Academy Award-winning actor FOREST WHITAKER, who stars as Rebel freedom fighter Saw Gerrera in ROGUE ONE will join the cast of the hit animated series STAR WARS REBELS which is set in a time period just prior to the events of “Rogue One.” Whitaker will reprise his role as Gerrera, providing the voice of the character as he makes his debut on “Star Wars Rebels: Ghosts of Geonosis, Parts One and Two” premiering...

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Up close with K-2SO from ROGUE ONE
Dec22

Up close with K-2SO from ROGUE ONE

While ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY is already a smashing hit with critics and fans everywhere, Disney and Lucasfilm have released a new behind the scenes look at K-2SO. The quirky droid is quickly becoming another fan favorite and the video offers a great look into the character. ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY focuses on the story of unlikely heroes who have united to steal plans to the dreaded Death Star. The cast includes Felicity...

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VIDEO: Even more in depth looks at ROGUE ONE
Dec07

VIDEO: Even more in depth looks at ROGUE ONE

It’s officially a STAR WARS month and as we inch closer to the debut of ROGUE ONE, we’re starting to see more and more marketing and promotion. Now for your viewing enjoyment, we have two new videos taking a look into the new standalone film. The first video, the CREATURE SHOP FEATURETTE (shown above) offers a look into the practical work that goes into creating the creatures in the film. It’s so wonderful to see...

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