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New ‘Star Wars’ Sequel Trilogy Posters Put Rey in the Center of the Frame

Last year, Australia-based artist Florey released a series of Star Wars posters through Bottleneck Gallery which focused on Luke Skywalker from the original trilogy. Now he’s back with a new batch of Star Wars sequel trilogy posters, and this time, the attention is squarely on Daisy Ridley‘s Rey. You might even say that they “have her back.” Check out the new posters (and their variants) below, get details about when they go on sale, and see a comparison between Florey’s previous Star Wars post...
Tags: Art, Movies, Australia, Lucasfilm, Daisy Ridley, Luke Skywalker, Rey, J J Abrams, Ridley, Florey, Star-Wars, Florey Screen

VIDEO: Apple Debuts Official Trailer for LITTLE VOICE From J.J. Abrams and Sara Bareilles

On the heels of the release of the aoeLittle Voicea original series theme song by Sara Bareilles, Apple today revealed the official trailer for the highly-anticipated new drama series from J.J. Abrams and the award-winning team behind the global hit musical aoeWaitress,a Sara Bareilles and Jessie Nelson. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, J J Abrams, Sara Bareilles, TV News Desk, Jessie Nelson

Apple's LITTLE VOICE From J.J. Abrams and Sara Bareilles Set for July 10 Debut

Apple today unveiled a first look at 'Little Voice,' a fresh, intensely romantic tale from the award-winning team of J.J. Abrams, Sara Bareilles and Jessie Nelson, that will premiere globally on Apple TV, alongside a slate of acclaimed original series and films, on Friday, July 10. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Apple, Theatre, J J Abrams, Sara Bareilles, BWW News Desk, Jessie Nelson, J J Abrams Sara Bareilles

So How Exactly Did They Get Carrie Fisher, Who Died In 2016, Into The New Star Wars Movie?

The movie was supposed to be about her, or be “her movie,” according to The Rise of Skywalker director J.J. Abrams. But she died long before this one started shooting. The way it worked was a reminder to everyone, writers and photographers and videographers, to save edited scenes. “‘Originally the frustration I felt at cutting out these scenes that we had shot in ‘Force Awakens,’’ Abrams says, ‘were suddenly the relief that we needed in prepping ‘The Rise of Skywalker.’'” – Washington Post
Tags: Art, Media, J J Abrams, Skywalker, 12.21.19

Sphero's BB-8 Rolled into Robot Fame. Their RVR Prototypes Open Up a Much Wider Universe of Possibilities.

Sphero's RVR prototypes expand on the functionality that made their BB-8 bot a household name. Late one night in 2015, the Sphero team gathered in their Boulder, Colorado, offices to watch Star Wars Celebration Live, a 30-hour live stream hyping the first new Star Wars movie to come out in 10 years. The team knew something other fans didn't: this would be fans' first look at BB-8, a lovable new droid character. Disney had licensed their team to make it, but no one had spoken publicly about it...
Tags: Apple, Design, Microsoft, Crowdfunding, Disney, Nintendo, Boulder, Roomba, Sphero, Wilson, Kathleen Kennedy, Kalman, BURNETT, J J Abrams, Boulder Colorado, Ryan Burnett

Steven Spielberg Signs Up Lena Dunham To Write A Screenplay About A Syrian Refugee, And The Twitterverse Gets Angry

“@lenadunham constantly talks about representation as crucial to enrich storytelling. Yet, in practice, she has shown a disregard for actually elevating those voices. Now, she’s been signed on to write a Syrian refugee’s story? Hollywood, was no female Arab writer available?” That was one typical response to the news that Spielberg and director J.J. Abrams had hired Dunham to pen the script for their film version of A Hope More Powerful Than the Sea: One Refugee’s Incredible Story of Love, Loss,...
Tags: Art, Hollywood, Media, Lena Dunham, Spielberg, Steven Spielberg, Dunham, J J Abrams, 10.30.18

Without Using ‘Uncanny Valley’ Technology, Disney Plans To Feature Carrie Fisher In The Next Star Wars Film

What? The star died in 2016, but the studio says there’s enough leftover footage from the 2015 film The Force Awakens to include General Leia Organa in the next episode. “We were never going to recast, or use a CG character,” director J.J. Abrams said.
Tags: Art, Media, Carrie Fisher, Leia Organa, J J Abrams, 07.27.18

John Williams May Finally Be Finished With 'Star Wars' Movies

He is so very finished with this nonsense (this nonsense that has utterly permeated popular culture). "'We know J.J. Abrams is preparing one now that I will hopefully do next year for him,' Williams told a radio interviewer this week. 'I look forward to it. It will round out a series of nine, that will […]
Tags: Art, Music, Williams, John Williams, J J Abrams, 03.02.18

J.J. Abrams Bit By Theater Bug; Wants to Produce More Broadway Shows!

Following the success of his first venture into the world of Broadway producing with the hit comedy THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG, prolific director J.J. Abrams tells The Hollywood Reporter that he is excited to produce more Broadway shows in the future. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, J J Abrams, BWW News Desk

VIDEO: J.J. Abrams' Interview 'Goes Wrong' As He Introduces the Cast of His New Broadway Play

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, Jimmy interviewed J.J. Abrams along with the stars of his Broadway show THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG, but things go off the rails when one of them gets his foot stuck in the curtain [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, J J Abrams, Jimmy, TV News Desk

Theater News: West End Hit The Play That Goes Wrong to Open on Broadway

J.J. Abrams will copresent the show's American debut.
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, J J Abrams

Cool Stuff: Star Trek Beyond Collectible Posters Available At Select Theaters [Exclusive]

Paramount Pictures has again teamed up with Los Angeles-based art gallery Gallery 1988 to create a series of collectible posters for their latest film, Star Trek Beyond. The six Star Trek Beyond collector’s posters, created by Jeffrey Everett and Matt Taylor, will be given away this weekend as opening weekend giveaways at Star Trek Beyond 3D screenings in participating locations. Hit the jump to check out a first look at these exclusive Star Trek Beyond collector’s posters and find out which th...
Tags: Art, Movies, Sci-fi, Los Angeles, Sequels, 3D, Matt Taylor, Justin Lin, Paramount Pictures, Cool Stuff, Star Trek Beyond, Gene Roddenberry, Everett, J J Abrams, Action/Adventure, Star-Trek

STAGE TUBE: STAR WARS Director J.J. Abrams Joins Lin-Manuel Miranda for Cantina Performance at #Ham4Ham

Good news - Hamilton's digital lottery is officially continuing on from winter, meaning that fans can enter online daily for a chance to see one of Broadway's biggest hits. Better news - this means that digital Ham4Ham is also happening, featuring surprise performances from the cast. In honor of today's annual STAR WARS celebration, 'May the Fourth be With You,' 'THE FORCE AWAKENS' director J.J. Abrams stopped by to perform the film's cantina song alongside Lin-Manuel Miranda - check it out belo...
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Hamilton, J J Abrams, Lin Manuel Miranda, Stage Tube, J J Abrams Joins Lin Manuel Miranda

Exclusive: ’10 Cloverfield Lane’ IMAX Poster By Ape Meets Girl

Paramount Pictures and IMAX have given us the opportunity to debut the IMAX illustrated poster for 10 Cloverfield Lane created by a UK artist Kevin M Wilson, who goes by the pseudonym Ape Meets Girl. We’ve featured his work many times in the past on /Film; you might remember his Jaws, Back to the Future, WALL-E, Peter Pan or Incredibles posters. His latest is for the J.J. Abrams-produced, Dan Trachtenberg-directed thriller 10 Cloverfield Lane, which hits theaters nationwide on March 11th, 2016....
Tags: Art, UK, New York, London, Sci-fi, San Francisco, Thriller, Imax, Peter Pan, Poster, Paramount Pictures, Cool Stuff, Peter, Cloverfield, Dan Trachtenberg, 10 Cloverfield Lane

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