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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – 1/6th scale Orson Krennic

  As director of Advanced Weapons Research for the Imperial military, Orson Krennic was obsessed with the completion of the long-delayed Death Star project. A cruel but brilliant man, Krennic has staked his reputation on the delivery of the functional battle station to the Emperor.  Longed for by many diehard Star Wars fans, Hot Toys has announced their 1/6th scale Director Orson Krennic collectible figure of from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story . Crafted based on the appearance of Ben Mendels...
Tags: Toys, Disney, Ben Mendelsohn, Hot Toys, Imperial, Sideshow Toys, Krennic, Orson Krennic, Advanced Weapons Research for the Imperial


Cassian Andor Series Secures The Americans Writer As Showrunner

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Cassian Andor series secures The Americans writer as showrunner The Hollywood Reporter has brought word that The Americans writer and producer Stephen Schiff has officially signed on as showrunner for the upcoming Star Wars series focusing on Cassian Andor. The series will premiere on Disney+, the Disney streaming service. RELATED: Diego Luna Reprising Cassian Andor Role in Star Wars TV Series The series will follow the adventures of rebel spy Cassian Andor during the fo...
Tags: Star Wars, TV, Movies, Scotland, Disney, TV News, Deadpool, Gina Carano, The Americans, Luna, Nick Nolte, Kingsman, Stephen Schiff, Hollywood Reporter, Schiff, Diego Luna


What Ben Mendelsohn Thinks The Star Wars Prequel Should Do With Orson Krennic

The Rogue One actor had some thoughts on how he'd like to see Krennic portrayed in the Disney+ prequel series.
Tags: Religion, Ben Mendelsohn, Krennic, Orson Krennic


Diego Luna Reprising Cassian Andor Role in Star Wars TV Series

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Diego Luna reprising Cassian Andor role in Star Wars TV series Lucasfilm and Disney’s Bob Iger announced today that Diego Luna will be reprising his Rogue One: A Star Wars Story role of Cassian Andor in a new live-action series. This will mark the second live-action Star Wars series for Disney+, the upcoming streaming service. The series will follow the adventures of rebel spy Cassian Andor during the formative years of the Rebellion and prior to the events of Rogue One. T...
Tags: Star Wars, TV, Movies, Scotland, Disney, TV News, Lucasfilm, Luna, Diego Luna, Bob Iger, Mads Mikkelsen, Donnie Yen Ip Man Blade II, Saw Gerrera, Cassian Andor, Orson Krennic, Galen Erso Diego Luna


How Grand Admiral Thrawn Echoes the 1970 Classic ‘Patton’

(Welcome to The Movies That Made Star Wars, a series where we explore the films that inspired George Lucas’ iconic universe. In this edition: Patton.) General George S. Patton once said, “Watch what people are cynical about, and one can often discover what they lack.” And one thing I’m not cynical about is movies, particularly the old classics. The movie about the American general’s life, Patton, is one such classic. Released in 1970 and directed by Franklin J. Schaffner, Patton came from a scr...
Tags: Europe, Star-Wars, Movies, Germany, Africa, Features, Lucasfilm, George Lucas, Francis Ford Coppola, Imperial, Ezra, George C Scott, Patton, Hoth, Timothy Zahn, George S Patton


Rogue One’s Ben Mendelsohn in Talks for Captain Marvel Villain

Rogue One’s Ben Mendelsohn in talks for Captain Marvel villain Directors Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck are in talks with their Mississippi Grind star Ben Mendelsohn to play the Captain Marvel villain, according to Variety. He would be joining Brie Larson, who plays the title role in the Marvel Studios film. The trade says that Mendelsohn’s Captain Marvel villain will likely be the leader of the alien race The Skrulls. The Bloodline actor played Orson Krennic in Rogue One and will appear in the up...
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Free Game – STAR WARS™ Battlefront™ Season Pass

A download of the standard edition of STAR WARS™ Battlefront™ Season Pass ($19.99 PS4/ $49.99 PC @ Amazon), by Electronic Arts, is free from Origin.com currently. Description Expand your galaxy with the Star Wars™ Battlefront™ Season Pass. Get an exclusive “Shoot First” emote and 4 expansion packs filled with new content that will take you to new locations across a galaxy far, far away. In addition to the 4 expansions, players also get 20 new pieces of galactic tech, including weapons, vehicles...
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Ranking 93 ‘Star Wars’ Characters (Yes, Even Horrible Jar Jar Binks)

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, editors at HuffPost got together to rank characters in the “Star Wars” universe, from Jar Jar Binks to best. Now, in honor of the franchise’s 40th anniversary, we’re doing it again. Some of those editors have moved on from HuffPost and are now Force Ghosts, but with new additions from “The Force Awakens” and “Rogue One,” updated, the list must be. This subjective inventory weighed a number of factors — cultural imprint, importance to the story, coolne...
Tags: News, Madonna, Death Star, Daniel Craig, Millennium Falcon, Darth Vader, George Lucas, Huffington Post, Leia, Force, Yoda, Luke Skywalker, Kylo Ren, Lando, Anakin Skywalker, Leia Organa


Jyn Erso’s Mother Was a Jedi Knight in Early ‘Rogue One’ Drafts

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is the first Star Wars film that doesn’t contain a single Jedi character – but that almost wasn’t the case. In a new interview, the filmmakers have revealed that in one of the early drafts of the script, Jyn Erso’s mother, Lyra (played by Valene Kane), was originally meant to be a Jedi knight who wielded a lightsaber in a fight against Ben Mendelsohn’s Orson Krennic in the movie’s prologue. Speaking with EW, director Gareth Edwards teased what the story nearly beca...
Tags: Movies, Sci-fi, Sequels, Death Star, Lucasfilm, Ben Mendelsohn, Chris Weitz, Force, Rogue One, Gareth Edwards, Jedi, Digital HD, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Lyra, Gary Whitta, Mads Mikkelsen


Darth Vader Killed This Character In the Original ‘Rogue One’ Ending

Now that Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is finally hitting home video, we are beginning to get some insight into the original screenplay and earlier cuts of the first Star Wars stand alone movie. In a new interview, screenwriter Gary Whitta reveals that Darth Vader originally killed one of the main characters in the film. Learn more about it, after the jump. Director Orson Krennic (played by Ben Mendelsohn) was never going to make it out alive from Rogue One, but how he was going to die change...
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