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19% Of Fans Said They're Least Excited For This Upcoming Star Wars Project — Here's How We Feel

(Welcome to Survey Says, a feature where we conduct a movie-related survey for a random group of people and explain why they're completely right, completely wrong, or somewhere in-between.)"The Mandalorian" opened the door for an entirely new era of "Star Wars" storytelling. While shows like "The Clone Wars" and "Star Wars Rebels" had already proven that TV was a very viable avenue for this franchise, making it work in live-action was something else entirely. But the Disney+ series centered on M...
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The Mandalorian Season 3 Has Officially Begun Production

And we're off to the (space) races again, "Star Wars" fans! It has finally been confirmed that "The Mandalorian" season 3 is in production. The welcome news was revealed by none other than Carl Weathers, who will make his return as Greef Karga in a galaxy far, far away, alongside Pedro Pascal as Mando, aka Din Djarin. Weathers revealed the news on Twitter.As is pretty much always the case with a "Star Wars" project at this stage in the game, little has been revealed. So the fact that we even kno...
Tags: Hollywood, Television, Movies, News, Jon Favreau, Lucasfilm, Luke Skywalker, Mando, Luke, Carl Weathers, Pedro Pascal, Dave Filoni, Andor, Greef, Baby Yoda, Greef Karga

Ahsoka: Everything We Know About The Disney+ Show So Far

"The Mandalorian" did more for the "Star Wars" franchise than can be adequately explained in a single sentence, but I'll try -- specifically, it was roundly beloved and opened up a whole new corner of a galaxy far, far away to be explored. Namely, live-action TV on Disney+. One of the first projects coming our way as a result of the show's success is "Ahsoka." The spin-off series will center on the fan-favorite character Ahsoka Tano, who made her live-action debut in "The Mandalorian" season 2 e...
Tags: Television, Movies, Disney, Rex, Jon Favreau, Lucasfilm, Anakin Skywalker, Ezra, Sabine, Thrawn, Rosario Dawson, Dave Filoni, Ahsoka Tano, Ahsoka, Filoni, Ezra Bridger

Everything We Know About Andor So Far

Remember when "A Star Wars Story" movies were going to be the next big thing? Lucasfilm seemed perfectly set up for the next decade of "Star Wars" storytelling after the one-two punch of "The Force Awakens" in 2015 and "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" in 2016, both of which grossed over $1 billion. Things ... didn't quite go as planned after that, as the rumors of behind-the-scenes troubles dominated the marketing for "Rogue One." The coup de grâce was finally delivered by the much-maligned "Solo:...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Lucasfilm, Diego Luna, Alan Tudyk, Cassian, Andor, Fiona Shaw, Cassian Andor, Cassian Andor Luna, Adria Arjona Denise Gough Robert Emms Genevieve, Kyle Soller Tony Gilroy

Disney+’s Rogue One Prequel Series Andor Has Wrapped Production

After more than half a year of filming in the UK, Narcos: Mexico star Diego Luna has confirmed that production on Disney+’s newest Star Wars prequel series Andor has already been completed. This comes after Ewan McGregor has also recently revealed that the Obi-Wan Kenobi series has already finished its production. Both Lucasfilm projects are currently slated to make their Disney+ debuts in 2022. In a recent interview with Deadline, Luna also went on to express how excited he is for everyone to s...
Tags: Star Wars, UK, TV, Movies, Mexico, Sci-fi, Disney, TV News, Streaming, Lucasfilm, Black Mirror, Ben Mendelsohn, Ewan McGregor, John Boyega, Luna, Whitaker

Star Wars: Andor Has Wrapped And Diego Luna Is Giddy

Diego Luna is out promoting his Amazon series, "Pan y Circo," and in the process of doing so, he happened to let slip that another little show called "Star Wars: Andor" has finished filming. In "Andor," Luna reprises his role as Rebel spy Cassian Andor from "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story." The series is a prequel to "Rogue One" and it has twelve episodes in the bag for next year when it hits Disney+."Pan y Circo" is a show, similar to Jon Favreau's "Dinner for Five" on IFC, in which Luna and vari...
Tags: Amazon, Television, Movies, News, Disney, Ifc, Gael Garcia Bernal, Jon Favreau, Luna, Chewbacca, Favreau, Diego Luna, Tudyk, Cassian, Andor, Cassian Andor

Upcoming Disney+ Shows to Keep On Your Radar

(Welcome to On Your Radar, a series where we take a look at what’s next for the biggest actors and filmmakers, and why you should be excited … or not.) With over 100 million subscribers and counting, Disney+ is second only to Netflix and Amazon Prime as the world’s most popular streaming service. Of the big three, it is comparatively younger, having launched less than two years ago in November 2019. Initially, the live-action Star Wars series, The Mandalorian, was the flagship show for Disney+,...
Tags: Amazon, TV, Movies, Disney, Features, Netflix, Jackson, Avengers, Oscar Isaac, Peter Jackson, Tatiana Maslany, Hailee Steinfeld, Jeremy Renner, Hawkeye, Lando, Boba Fett

Sebastian Stan Joins Julianne Moore for Apple TV+ Original A24 Thriller ‘Sharper’

Are you ready for some more Julianne Moore on Apple TV+? How about a little Sebastian Stan? If you answered, “Yes, please,” then you’re in luck, because Moore and Stan will, in fact, be teaming up on Apple TV+ for Sharper, a new A24 thriller based on a script that made last year’s Black List of best unproduced screenplays. Deadline reports that Stan will join Moore in Sharper, which “follows a con artist, played by Moore, set in Manhattan’s billionaire echelon.” Stan’s character is named Max...
Tags: Apple, Google, Movies, News, Julianne Moore, Stephen King, Disney, Apple TV, Manhattan, BAFTA, Sherlock, Kenneth Branagh, Hulu, Jay, Max, Sofia

Star Wars Bits: The Mandalorian, Obi-Wan Kenobi, The Book of Boba Fett, Andor, The Bad Batch, and More!

In this edition of Star Wars Bits: Ewan McGregor and Pedro Pascal talk Star Wars The Mandalorian Season 3 Production Notes Robert Emms, Duncan Pow, and More Join Star Wars: Andor Michelle Ang Talks Omega in Star Wars: The Bad Batch Regal Robot’s Holochess Prop Replicas And more! Ewan McGregor and Pedro Pascal talk Star Wars Ewan McGregor and Pedro Pascal sat down for a 30-minute virtual chat for Variety’s Actors on Actors. McGregor, who can currently be seen in Netflix’s Halston as th...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Disney, Los Angeles, Netflix, New Zealand, Lucasfilm, Ben Mendelsohn, Ewan McGregor, Pascal, Omega, McGregor, Barnes, Collider, IDW, Obi-wan Kenobi

Forest Whitaker to Reprise Rogue One Role in Disney+’s Andor Series

Following the recent casting of Chernobyl actor Robert Emms, The Playlist brings word that Oscar-winning actor Forest Whitaker (The Last King of Scotland) is reportedly making his return to the Star Wars universe in Disney+’s upcoming Andor series. Whitaker is expected to reprise his role as Clone Wars vet Saw Gerrera, reuniting him with Rogue One co-star Diego Luna. Before making his live-action debut, the character first appeared in The Clone Wars and Rebels animated series and was voiced by ...
Tags: Star Wars, UK, TV, Movies, Scotland, Sci-fi, Disney, TV News, Streaming, Lucasfilm, Chernobyl, Black Mirror, Ben Mendelsohn, John Boyega, Forest Whitaker, Robert

The Mandalorian Season 3 Production Update, Boba Fett Crossover Details

More details about Disney+’s upcoming The Mandalorian Season 3 are emerging, with a recent report from Collider noting that the third season of the show is currently not heading into production.   RELATED: Disney+’s The Book of Boba Fett Wraps Production The report notes that at the moment, stages in Los Angeles are being used for the upcoming Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi limited series, so the plan is to wait until later this year to begin filming The Mandalorian’s third season. Collider’s repor...
Tags: Action, Sci-Fi, TV, Disney, Disney Plus, Lucasfilm, Pedro Pascal, Star Wars, Streaming, Summer Season Pass, The Book Of Boba Fett, The Mandalorian, TV News

Disney+’s The Book of Boba Fett Wraps Production

The Mandalorian actress Ming-Na Wen took to Twitter to confirm that production on Disney+’s forthcoming The Mandalorian spinoff series The Book of Boba Fett has finally been completed after six months of filming in Los Angeles. The series is expected to make its debut later this in December. Wen is set to reprise her role as elite mercenary and assassin Fennec Shand, a Star Wars character who first appeared during the first season of The Mandalorian. She also recently voiced a young version of ...
Tags: Star Wars, UK, TV, Movies, Sci-fi, Disney, Los Angeles, TV News, Streaming, Harrison Ford, Jon Favreau, Lucasfilm, George Lucas, Ewan McGregor, Marvel Studios, Boba Fett

Disney+ Star Wars Series Andor Adds Robert Emms to Rogue One Prequel

Robert Emms is taking to the stars, as Deadline is reporting that the actor has joined the cast of the upcoming Rogue One: A Star Wars Story spinoff, Andor.   RELATED: Star Wars: Andor Set Photos Reveal First Look at Diego Luna’s Return The actor, most famously known for his roles in HBO’s Chernobyl and His Dark Materials, will join a cast that already features the likes of Diego Luna, Adria Arjona, Denise Gough, Genevieve O’Reilly, Stellan Skarsgard, Fiona Shaw, and Kyle Soller.   Andor cent...
Tags: Star Wars, Hbo, TV, Movies, Disney, TV News, Streaming, Black Mirror, Ben Mendelsohn, Gilroy, Stephen Schiff, Diego Luna, Tony Gilroy, Susanna White, Alan Tudyk, Andor

‘Andor’ Casts ‘Chernobyl’ and ‘His Dark Materials’ Actor Robert Emms

Andor has added another cast member to its rogueish ensemble. Chernobyl and His Dark Materials actor Robert Emms has joined the Andor cast, boarding the Disney+ spin-off series of Rogue One that is currently in production in the U.K. Deadline reports that Emms has been cast in a supporting role in Andor, though there were no further details available about his character. Emms is best known for his appearances in TV shows like Atlantis, Happy Valley, Chernobyl, His Dark Materials, and Cleanin...
Tags: Television, Movies, Casting, Sci-fi, Disney, Lucasfilm, Chernobyl, Luna, Stephen Schiff, Diego Luna, Susanna White, Emms, Andor, Fiona Shaw, Cassian Andor, Toby Haynes

Star Wars: Andor Set Photos Reveal First Look at Diego Luna’s Return

As production continues on Lucasfilm’s Andor series in the UK, new behind-the-scenes photos from the set of Disney+’s upcoming Star Wars prequel series have finally arrived online (via StreetRogue Photography and MakingStarWars.Net). The set photos provided us our first glimpse of Diego Luna’s return as Cassian Andor in his new costume. They also confirmed the inclusion of a different kind of Stormtroopers called Shoretroopers, which were first seen in 2016’s Rogue One. The prequel series has b...
Tags: Star Wars, UK, Movies, Sci-fi, Disney, Thriller, TV News, Streaming, Lucasfilm, Black Mirror, Ben Mendelsohn, Luna, Rogue One, Gilroy, Diego Luna, Tony Gilroy

Ron Moore Still Wants to Make a ‘Star Wars’ TV Series Nearly a Decade After ‘Star Wars: Underworld’ Was Canned

A long time ago in a galaxy not so far away (it was this galaxy), Ron Moore, a writer on various Star Trek shows and the creator of the Battlestar Galactica reboot, was attached to write a Star Wars TV series – Star Wars: Underworld. However, Moore’s series was set up before Disney bought Lucasfilm, and the sale killed-off the show before it really got off the ground. Now, Moore has signed a big deal with Disney, and he’s still interested in making a Star Wars show. Could it finally happen? ...
Tags: Star-Wars, Television, Movies, Sci-fi, Disney, Star Trek, Sony, Battlestar Galactica, Darth Vader, Lucasfilm, George Lucas, Ewan McGregor, George, Moore, Diego Luna, Skywalker Ranch

‘Star Wars’ Series ‘Andor’ Won’t Feature K-2SO, at Least for Now, According to Alan Tudyk

What is Cassian Andor without his sarcastic droid buddy K-2SO by his side? It’s a sad thought, but one we’ll have to live with, at least at the beginning of Andor, the upcoming Disney+ prequel series to Rogue One: A Star Wars Story starring Diego Luna as the morally gray Rebel Cassian Andor.  Alan Tudyk, who voiced and did the motion-capture performance for K-2SO, revealed to Collider that he isn’t in Andor…yet. “They’re shooting it right now, I’m not in it. But, if it stays on the air, stori...
Tags: Television, Movies, Sci-fi, Disney, Lucasfilm, Ewan McGregor, Kennedy, Luna, Collider, Diego Luna, Tony Gilroy, Alan Tudyk, Tudyk, Cassian, Andor, Cassian Andor

Alan Tudyk Won’t Appear as K-2SO in Andor Season 1

Alan Tudyk: K-2SO won’t appear in Season 1 of Star Wars: Andor series According to actor Alan Tudyk, K-2SO won’t appear in the upcoming first season of the Star Wars: Andor Disney+ series, but will definitely show up later on down the road. “They’re shooting it right now, I’m not in it,” Tudyk told Collider. “But, if it stays on the air, stories keep getting told, I’ll end up in there.” PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; ...
Tags: Star Wars, TV, London, Movies, Disney, TV News, Republic, Black Mirror, Ben Mendelsohn, Series, Luna, Whitaker, Gilroy, Collider, O'Reilly, Gough

Diego Luna Talks How ‘Rogue One’ Influences the Spin-Off Prequel Series ‘Andor’

Among the plethora of Star Wars content headed to Disney+ over the next two to three years is the return of Rebel Alliance fighter Cassian Andor from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Actor Diego Luna is reprising his role in Andor, a spin-off series that will take place before the events Rogue One, which ended with every major character dead. In fact, Diego Luna recently revealed that the sacrifice that Cassian Andor made will have a big influence the driving force of the Andor series. Speaking ...
Tags: Television, Movies, Sci-fi, Disney, Sequels, Darth Vader, Lucasfilm, Rogue One, Rebel Alliance, Diego Luna, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Tony Gilroy, Star-Wars, Disney/Pixar, Alan Tudyk, Cassian

Diego Luna Talks Star Wars: Andor!

Diego Luna Talks Star Wars: Andor! Diego Luna recently sat down with THR to discuss his role in the upcoming Disney+ series, Star Wars: Andor, specifically speaking about what drew him to the Rogue One spinoff. “I think it’s really interesting to tell a story even though we know where it ends,” Luna said. “The way you can approach a story like this inevitably takes you into a deeper process of reflection. I tend to use that word a lot. So once you know what Cassian is capable of, then there’...
Tags: Star Wars, TV, London, Movies, Disney, TV News, Republic, Black Mirror, Ben Mendelsohn, Luna, Whitaker, Gilroy, O'Reilly, Gough, Diego Luna, Felicity Jones

Trailer: Diego Luna talks 2022's Star Wars: Andor

Rogue One had some of the best non-animated character development in the on-screen Star Wars universe. I can not wait for more of Diego Luna's Cassian Andor.
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VOTD: Look Back on the Legacy of ‘Empire Strikes Back’ with ‘The Mandalorian’ Filmmakers & More

Lucasfilm is making one final push to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back with a series of videos looking back at the making of the Star Wars sequel that changed everything. Earlier this week, a batch of outtakes and unused footage from the film arrived online, and now a new featurette has the filmmakers from The Mandalorian and other upcoming Star Wars TV shows reminiscing about the legacy of the sequel, from favorite moments to the most influential scenes. ...
Tags: Star-Wars, Movies, Sci-fi, Sequels, Lucasfilm, Kathleen Kennedy, Diego Luna, Pedro Pascal, The Empire Strikes Back, Disney/Pixar, Video Of The Day, Behind the Scenes Footage, Bryce-Dallas-Howard, Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back, Taika-Waititi, Dave Filoni

Daily Podcast: Marvel, Lucasfilm, Pixar & Disney Animation – A Breakdown of Every Major Disney Announcement from Investor Day 2020

On the December 14, 2020 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall to talk about Disney’s avalanche of announcements for Pixar, Marvel, Disney Animation, and Lucasfilm properties. Opening Banter :    In the News: Walt Disney Animation ‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ is Being Released in Theaters and Disney+ Premier Access This March ‘Moana’ and ‘The Princess and the Frog’ Sequel Shows Heading to Disney+ ‘Baymax!’ and ...
Tags: Hayden Christensen, Movies, Disney, Lucasfilm, Indiana Jones, Chris Evans, Tom Hiddleston, Lando, Moana, New Republic, Andy Samberg, Ben Pearson, Bao, Obi Wan Kenobi, Diego Luna, John Mulaney

Here’s a Complete List of Updated Marvel, Lucasfilm, Pixar, and Disney Animation Release Dates

Last night, The Walt Disney Company performed a show of strength unlike anything we’ve seen outside of Hall H at San Diego Comic-Con by unleashing details and plans for new entries in several of its biggest franchises, including properties from Marvel, Lucasfilm, Pixar, and Walt Disney Animation. Since a number of movies received slight schedule adjustments, here is a comprehensive look at the confirmed release dates for a ton of film and streaming projects that fans are excited to see. Luca...
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Disney+ Unveils Teaser for Rogue One Spinoff Andor!

Disney+ Unveils Teaser for Rogue One Spinoff Andor! Disney+ dropped a teaser trailer to its upcoming Star Wars: Rogue One spinoff, Andor, which will follow the adventures of rebel spy Cassian Andor (Diego Luna) during the formative years of the Rebellion and prior to the events of Rogue One. The spy thriller series will explore tales of espionage and daring missions to restore hope to a galaxy in the grip of a ruthless Empire. Check out the trailer below! RELATED: Hayden Christensen Back as ...
Tags: Star Wars, TV, London, Movies, Disney, TV News, Republic, Black Mirror, Ben Mendelsohn, Luna, Anakin Skywalker, Rogue One, Whitaker, Gilroy, O'Reilly, Gough

Disney+ drops Andor teaser, announces gazillion other Star Wars projects

Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy introduced them all at Disney's Investor Day.
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Andor: What we know about Star Wars’ Rogue One prequel series

Disney+ will host another Star Wars series following the early adventures of Cassian Andor, actor Diego Luna's rebel spy introduced in the movie Rogue One.
Tags: Star Wars, Disney, Trends, Home Theater, Diego Luna, Movies & TV, Andor

‘Andor’ Teaser: Diego Luna’s Cassian Andor Leads a ‘Star Wars’ Series About the “Building of a Revolution”

“Everything I did, I did for the Rebellion.” Diego Luna‘s Rogue One character Cassian Andor was a Rebel through and through, but how did he become so? That’s what Andor will explore in the new Star Wars series coming to Disney+. The first Andor teaser reveals the title of the Luna-led Rogue One Disney+ prequel series, as well as concept art of the origins of Cassian Andor and the “building of a rebellion.” Watch the Andor teaser below. Andor Teaser “Everything I did, I did for the Rebelli...
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‘Rogue One’ Prequel Series Casts ‘6 Underground’ Actress in Lead Role Opposite Diego Luna

Disney’s Rogue One prequel series cast just grew by one. Adria Arjona, who recently played a key role in Michael Bay’s Netflix film 6 Underground, has been cast as one of the leads in the Disney+ prequel show about the daring exploits of Diego Luna’s Rogue One: A Star Wars Story character Cassian Andor. Deadline broke the news about Arjona’s casting, but the outlet doesn’t have any details about the character she’ll play in the new show. However, /Film has heard that she might be playing Cas...
Tags: Television, Movies, Casting, Michael Bay, Sci-fi, Disney, Netflix, Death Star, Stephen Schiff, Skywalker, Diego Luna, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Tony Gilroy, Action/Adventure, Alan Tudyk, Cassian

13 confirmed movies and TV shows Disney is making for its Netflix competitor, Disney Plus

Disney is developing many TV and movie projects for its upcoming streaming service, Disney Plus. They include two live-action "Star Wars" TV shows, a Loki TV series spinning out of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and a "Monsters Inc." series. Disney is entering the streaming war this year with its Netflix rival, Disney Plus. On top of its already extensive library of content, Disney is developing several original shows and movies for the platform, including two live-action "Star Wars" shows an...
Tags: Marvel, Disney, Trends, Netflix, Iron Man, Anna Kendrick, Jon Favreau, Taika Waititi, Diego Luna, Bob Iger, Pedro Pascal, Monsters Inc, Ragnarok, Andor, Cassian Andor, Disney Plus