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Bohemian Rhapsody Screenwriter Challenges Studio Claims That The Movie Lost $51 Million

Screenwriter Anthony McCarten, who co-wrote the script for the Oscar-winning "Bohemian Rhapsody," has filed a lawsuit against co-producer Graham King and his production company, GK Films, one of the studios behind the film.Made on a budget of $55 million, "Bohemian Rhapsody" took in almost a billion dollars worldwide. It was the highest-grossing non-franchise film of 2018, but according to Fox, the film's distributor, it still has not turned a profit, and in fact lost $51 million.Disney has sinc...
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Darth Vader’s Voice: The Original Voice Versus the Vocals of James Earl Jones

The hulking black-caped figure, “a walking iron lung,” as George Lucas called him in 1977, Darth Vader more than rightly tops a list of the 50 best movie villains of all time as the “gold standard of villainy,” but it took more than inspired costuming to make him so. Vader is a composite creation of several different talents. The quality by which we most know (and fear) him – the booming voice that commands and kills from afar — came, of course, from James Earl Jones. As one of the 20th ...
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Star Wars: David Prowse's collection to be auctioned off

Items from actor David Prowse, who played villain Darth Vader, are up for sale.
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Daftar Film Star Wars, dari The Phantom Menace Hingga Skywalkers

Star Wars screencrave.com – Daftar Film Star Wars, dari The Phantom Menace Hingga Skywalkers. Star Wars( bahasa Indonesia: Perang Bintang) merupakan seri film epik, fantasi objektif, opera antariksa Amerika Sindikat yang disutradarai oleh George Lucas. Dari dirilisnya serial ini, film ini sudah jadi suatu kejadian adat serta menciptakan banyak penciptaan film, novel, game film, serial tv, serta banyak produk yang lain yang dipromosikan. Pelengkap- pelengkap 2 trilogi film ini menghasilkan kemaju...
Tags: Movies, Indonesia, Liam Neeson, James Earl Jones, Lucasfilm, Tunisia, George Lucas, Ewan McGregor, Ron Howard, Rian Johnson, Luke Skywalker, Anakin Skywalker, Rey, Gareth Edwards, Skywalker, Rebel Alliance


R.I.P. David Prowse, The Actor Who Was Darth Vader (And Blew His Secret)

By JM McNab  Published: December 03rd, 2020 
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Darth Vader actor David Prowse has died at 85 (the verge)

David Prowse played Darth Vader in the original Star Wars trilogy | THIERRY ZOCCOLAN/AFP via Getty Images David Prowse, the actor who played Darth Vader in the original Star Wars films, has died, the Associated Press reported. He was 85. George Lucas asked Prowse to audition for Star Wars after seeing the 6-foot-6 actor in the 1971 Stanley Kubrick film A Clockwork Orange. Prowse had his choice of playing Chewbacca or Vader, and opted for the latter because, as he told the BBC, “you alwa...
Tags: News, Bbc, Stanley Kubrick, James Earl Jones, Darth Vader, George Lucas, Luke Skywalker, David Prowse, Prowse, Kim Lyons, THIERRY ZOCCOLAN


David Prowse, the original Darth Vader, is dead at 85 (ars technica)

David Prowse as Darth Vader and Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia filming the original "Star Wars." [credit: Sunset Boulevard/Corbis via Getty Images ] David Prowse, who played Darth Vader in the first three Star Wars films, has died at the age of 85. Prowse's agent confirmed the news to the Hollywood Reporter on Saturday evening. Prowse was a body builder who stood six feet, seven inches ta...
Tags: News, Getty Images, Carrie Fisher, Darth Vader, George Lucas, Leia, Timothy B Lee, Chewbacca, Hollywood Reporter, Peter Mayhew, David Prowse, Prowse, Sunset Boulevard Corbis, Chewbacca Prowse


Daily Podcast: Joss Whedon Leaves His Own Show, Godzilla vs. Kong, The Mandalorian S2, and More

On the November 30, 2020 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by weekend editor Brad Oman to talk about the latest film and TV news, including the death of David Prowse , the fate of Godzilla vs. Kong , Joss Whedon ’s HBO show, and The Mandalorian season 2. Opening Banter :    In the News: Brad: David Prowse, the Towering Actor Who Played Darth Vader in ‘Star Wars’, Has Died at 85 Brad: ‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ Likely to Get a Streaming Release...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Joss Whedon, Brad, Ben Pearson, David Prowse, Katee Sackhoff, Bo Katan, Film Daily Podcast, Brad Oman, Sam Hume, Kong Joss Whedon, HBO Max Brad


George Lucas, Mark Hamill & More Pay Tribute to Star Wars’ Dave Prowse

George Lucas, Mark Hamill and More Pay Tribute To Star Wars Icon Dave Prowse Earlier this weekend, Dave Prowse passed away at the age of 85. Prowse had a long career in film and television including roles in A Clockwork Orange, Doctor Who, and the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy TV series. However, Prowse was best known for portraying Darth Vader in the original Star Wars trilogy, as his physical performance was matched with James Earl Jones’ voice. Via StarWars.com, the creator of the franc...
Tags: Star Wars, Movies, Dave, David, James Earl Jones, Darth Vader, George Lucas, Mark Hamill, Lucas, Billy Dee Williams, Drew Struzan, David Prowse, Prowse, Anthony Daniels, ComingSoon, Movie News


Star Wars’ Mark Hamill, Billy Dee Williams And More Pay Tribute To Darth Vader Actor David Prowse

The Star Wars Universe has come out to honor David Prowse.
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Darth Vader actor David Prowse reportedly died from COVID-19

David Prowse, who played Darth Vader in the original “Star Wars” trilogy, was suffering from the coronavirus before dying Sunday at age...
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George Lucas, Mark Hamill pay tribute to 'Star Wars' actor David Prowse, the original Darth Vader

David Prowse, the weightlifter-turned-actor who was the body, though not the voice, of Darth Vader in the original "Star Wars" trilogy, has died.          [Author: USA TODAY]
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George Lucas, Mark Hamill and More Pay Tribute to David Prowse: ‘He Made Vader Leap Off the Page’

After news broke Sunday morning that David Prowse — the actor behind Darth Vader’s armor in the original “Star Wars” trilogy — had died, members of the franchise came together to honor him. Prowse died on Saturday at age 85 after suffering from an illness. Though James Earl Jones voiced the famous villain in “Star […]
Tags: Star Wars, News, James Earl Jones, Darth Vader, George Lucas, David Prowse, Prowse, George Lucas Mark Hamill


David Prowse, the Towering Figure Behind the Armor of Darth Vader, Passes Away

Lucasfilm remembers the actor who brought one of film’s greatest villains to life.
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Darth Vader actor David Prowse dies at 85, Mark Hamill and others pay tribute

Prowse, the actor who played Darth Vader in the original Star Wars film trilogy, dies after a short illness.
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Darth Vader Actor From Original 'Star Wars' Trilogy Dies at Age 85

Reuters reports: David Prowse, the English actor who played Darth Vader in the original Star Wars films, has died aged 85, his management company said on Sunday... The champion weightlifter-turned-actor starred as the body, but not the voice, of one of cinema's best-known villains. Director George Lucas opted to dub another voice onto Prowse's portrayal of the towering, masked antagonist Darth Vader in "Star Wars", "The Empire Strikes Back" and "Return of the Jedi". More from the Los Angele...
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David Prowse, The Towering Actor Who Played Darth Vader in ‘Star Wars’, Has Died at 85

James Earl Jones may be the first actor who comes to the minds of Star Wars fans when they think about Darth Vader. But the villain wouldn’t have been nearly as imposing if it wasn’t for towering presence of actor David Prowse, the actor who was actually on set and inside Darth Vader’s suit for the original Star Wars trilogy. Sadly, it has been reported that David Prowse has passed away at age 85. CNN received a statement from David Prowse’s management company confirming that David Prowse had...
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David Prowse, the original Darth Vader in 'Star Wars,' dies at 85

David Prowse, the weightlifter-turned-actor who was the body, though not the voice, of Darth Vader in the original "Star Wars" trilogy, has died.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Darth Vader actor David Prowse has died at 85

He chose the Vader role over Chewbacca because "you always remember the bad guy."
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'Star Wars' actor David Prowse, the original Darth Vader, dies at 85

David Prowse, the weightlifter-turned-actor who was the body, though not the voice, of Darth Vader in the original "Star Wars" trilogy, has died.          [Author: USA TODAY]
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Darth Vader Actor David Prowse Is Dead At 85

David Prowse, who donned Darth Vader's costume in the original Star Wars trilogy, has passed away.
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Vader star David Prowse dead at 85

David Prowse, the towering English weightlifter and actor who played Darth Vader in the Star Wars trilogy, is dead at 85. Prowse was cast as Vader for his imposing physique, even though the role was voiced by James Earl Jones. — Read the rest
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Darth Vader actor David Prowse dead at 85

David Prowse, the actor and bodybuilder who filled out Darth Vader’s tall frame in the original "Star Wars" trilogy has died. He was 85.
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Darth Vader Actor David Prowse Dies at 85

David Prowse, the British actor best known for playing Darth Vader in the original “Star Wars” trilogy, has died at the age of 85, his agents have confirmed. Prowse died on Saturday after an illness. “It’s with great regret and heart-wrenching sadness for us and million of fans around the world, to announce that our […]
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David Prowse, the original Darth Vader, dies

• Former Zappos CEO dies at 46 • Bruce Boynton, the man who inspired the Freedom Rides, dies at 83
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David Prowse, the original Darth Vader, dies aged 85

British actor David Prowse, who played Darth Vader in the original "Star Wars" trilogy, has died aged 85, his management company announced Sunday.
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Actor David Prowse, Who Played Darth Vader In Original ‘Star Wars’ Trilogy, Dead At 85

"May the force be with him always," said British actor's agent.
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David Prowse, towering actor who played Darth Vader in 'Star Wars,' dies aged 85

"A loving husband, father and grandfather. May the force be with him, always!" his agent said Sunday.
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‘Star Wars’ Identities: 10 Things We Learned from Lucasfilm’s Treasure Trove of Original Movie Costumes

Star Wars Identities: The Exhibition has drawn millions of visitors around the globe, touring Canada and cities outside North America like Paris, London, and Sydney. Now, it’s finishing its run in Tokyo, where fans have turned out in droves for the last five months to explore a literal warehouse full of props and models, authentic costumes worn by the movie actors (including Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, the late Carrie Fisher and Peter Mayhew, and many more), and original concept art by the like...
Tags: Hayden Christensen, England, Movies, Indiana, Features, Carrie Fisher, Canada, Sydney, Tokyo, Death Star, Harrison Ford, Jackson, North America, Montreal, Lucasfilm, George Lucas


Anthony Daniels on Playing C-3PO for Over 40 Years and Why ‘Star Wars’ Isn’t a Blockbuster [Interview]

For decades, Anthony Daniels has been hidden by a golden mask, a globally recognized droid with an instantly recognizable voice that’s played by a man few would notice walking down the street. As the man and voice behind the beloved Star Wars character C-3P0, he’s helped usher audiences into this vast space saga like no other performer. At the outset of the release of Star Wars the human contribution made by Daniels was downplayed, with early marketing efforts avoiding how such an indeli...
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