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Exclusive Interview with Actor Deep Roy

— by LYNETTE CARRINGTON — There are some great actors who have started out in comedy and have gone on to have illustrious careers in film. Entertainers such as Steve Martin, Jim Carrey, Jamie Foxx and the late, great Robin Williams have left indelible marks in film. Actor Deep Roy had his earliest start in […]
Tags: Star Wars, Movies, Interviews, Robin Williams, Tim Burton, Star Trek, Exclusives, Deep Roy, LYNETTE CARRINGTON, Steve Martin Jim Carrey Jamie Foxx

Everybody’s Making Sourdough in 2020 But My Sister's Is the Nerdiest

There are a few universal truths in this world. Water is wet, the Earth is round, and there will always be things your siblings do better than you. In my case, my older sister Christine Elderkin-Campos bakes delicious homemade sourdough. As if that weren’t enough, she’s also taken to stenciling her creations with…Read more...
Tags: Food, Cooking, Star Wars, Science, Interview, Disney, Earth, Bread, Game Of Thrones, Siblings, Baking, Yeast, Christine Elderkin Campos

28 of the best 'Star Wars'-themed gifts for fans of all ages

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. FancyMatsCo/Etsy For every "Star Wars" fan out there, there are at least three gifts to satisfy their inner geek. We found the 28 best options for fans of all ages and fans with all interests.If they like to get hands-on with "Star Wars" paraphernalia, you can gift a lightsaber or huge Lego set. If not, there are gift options like books, posters, and vinyl records.Looking for more gift ideas? Check...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Star Wars, Entertainment, Etsy, Disney, Trends, Adidas, Gifts, Fox, Nba, Zappos, Kano, Gift Guides, John Williams, Leia

Weird Al's Sci-Fi Roots as Told to Us by His Long Time Drummer and Photographer

Everyone has a Weird Al memory—whether it was hearing a song of his while you were growing up, watching a video on MTV, or just a general knowledge of his persona, Weird Al Yankovic is undoubtedly an icon. But if you start comparing memories, one man has more than anyone...besides maybe Al himself. It’s Jon Schwartz,…Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Books, Music, Science, Interview, Mtv, Nerds, Yoda, Weird Al Yankovic, Al Yankovic, The Phantom Menace, Jon Schwartz, The Saga Begins

Star Wars' Universal Monsters

No one can escape spooky season, not even Star Wars. While there are plenty of frightful things in the galaxy far, far away—the Dark Side and the Sith, the Empire and the First Order, when you watch your idealized Jedi savior just casually swig milk straight from an alien teat—Star Wars has a legacy of turning to …Read more...
Tags: Halloween, Star Wars, Science, Disney, Lucasfilm, Monsters, Spooky, Universal Monsters

‘Star Wars: The High Republic’ Introduces New Jedi Padawans, Including a Wookiee with a Huge Lightsaber

We’ve already met some of the new Jedi who will be trying to keep peace and order when a galaxy-wide crisis strikes in the upcoming Lucasfilm publishing initiative Star Wars: The High Republic. But those are the skilled Jedi who have plenty of experience. What about the up and coming Padawans? Today we’ve got a look at four new Jedi Padawan characters, including a Wookiee who wields a big lightsaber, and some details about the stories in which they’ll be debuting. has a look at ...
Tags: Books, New York, Movies, Sci-fi, Sequels, Lucasfilm, Bell, Concept Art, Silas, Daniel Jose Older, Jedi, Kashyyyk, IDW, Coruscant, Lula, Star-Wars

Frank Oz to Reprise Yoda in Star Wars: Tales From the Galaxy’s Edge

Frank Oz to Reprise Yoda in Star Wars: Tales From the Galaxy’s Edge Ahead of its launch this coming November, ILMxLAB and Lucasfilm has officially announced that Star Wars alum Frank Oz is set to reprise his iconic role as Jedi Master Yoda in their highly-anticipated virtual reality adventure Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge. This announcement also came with the release of a new gameplay trailer which you can check out below, featuring our first look at the return of Oz’s Yoda! “Yoda ...
Tags: Star Wars, Games, Florida, Movies, California, Disney, Disneyland Resort, Lucasfilm, Orlando, Yoda, Frank Oz, Anaheim, Matthew Wood, Walt Disney World Resort, Bobby Moynihan, Debra Wilson

‘Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge’ Trailer Reveals Gameplay Footage as Frank Oz Joins the Cast as Yoda

Star Wars: Tales from Galaxy’s Edge, the new immersive VR experience from Lucasfilm and ILMxLAB, is coming to Oculus Quest platforms this fall. Now, new trailer finally reveals some gameplay footage from the new adventure that unfolds on Batuu, the canonical planet from the Star Wars-themed Disney theme park expansion. Along with the first look at actual gameplay from Star Wars: Tales from Galaxy’s Edge, the trailer reveals Jedi Master Yoda will be part of the game, voiced by none other than Fr...
Tags: Movies, Video Games, Sci-fi, Disney, Sequels, Virtual Reality, Disneyland, Lucasfilm, Cool Stuff, Yoda, Disney World, Jedi, Matthew Wood, Bobby Moynihan, Anthony Daniels, Star-Wars

Star Wars' Tales From Galaxy's Edge Trailer Puts You in Black Spire Outpost and Beyond

Going to Batuu virtually beats trying to go to a Disney park right now. But the new Star Wars VR game is letting you do so much more than just check out the wait lines at a theme park. Lucasfilm and ILMxLAB have dropped a new teaser for the upcoming Tales from Galaxy’s Edge VR game, which looks, mechanically at…Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Science, Disney, Vr, Theme Parks, Lucasfilm, Yoda, Frank Oz, Ilmxlab, Star Wars Galaxys Edge, Batuu, Oculus Quest, Star Wars Tales From Galaxys Edge

‘The Mandalorian’ Special Look Breakdown: The Next Chapter Begins

We’re less than two weeks out from the second season premiere of The Mandalorian on Disney+, and last night brought some new footage in a special look at the next chapter of the Star Wars series. Lucasfilm is still keeping plot details under wraps, but one line in this footage stood out among all the other dialogue we’ve heard so far, and it should have fans of Mandalorians very excited. Plus, there were some other interesting details to pick up on, so dig into our The Mandalorian special look ...
Tags: Television, Movies, Sci-fi, Disney, Sequels, Lucasfilm, Mando, Imperial, Cara, Pedro Pascal, Star-Wars, Disney/Pixar, Trailer Breakdown, Featured Stories Sidebar, Horatio Sanz, Mandalorian

How to throw a Mandalorian watch party with your family that still feels like a party

I’m throwing everything into a Mandalorian watch party when season two launches on October 30th (whoo!). because to 2020, we haven’t had many reasons to celebrate. Of course, I’m using the word “party” loosely here — I’ll be streaming the show with my immediate family members In our own home, and perhaps adding a few far-away […]
Tags: Star Wars, Shopping, Parties, Party Ideas, Entertainment + Media, Covid-19-and-quarantine

New Mandalorian Season 2 Trailer: Big on Action & Baby You-Know-Who!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW New Mandalorian Season 2 trailer is big on action & Baby You-Know-Who! In less than two weeks Disney+ will release the sophomore season of The Mandalorian. Now the streaming service has released a brand new Special Look trailer for the series, featuring new footage of the Razor Crest being chased through icy canyons, and a new mission for the titular hero. You can check the new Mandalorian Season 2 trailer in the player below! PB = PB || {}; ...
Tags: Star Wars, TV, Movies, Disney, TV News, Anakin Skywalker, Giancarlo Esposito, Pedro Pascal, Colin Wilson, Rosario Dawson, ComingSoon, Rick Famuyiwa, Carrie Beck, Ahsoka Tano, Ezra Bridger, Mandalore

The Mandalorian's New Teaser Ups the Stakes for Heroes and Villains Alike

It’s a tough world out there when everyone wants to get their hands on Baby Yoda.Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Science, Disney, Streaming, Lucasfilm, Gina Carano, Carl Weathers, Giancarlo Esposito, Pedro Pascal, The Mandalorian, Disney Plus, Baby Yoda, Baby Yoda Read

Obi Wan Kenobi’s Lightsaber, ‘Top Gun’ Bomber Jacket Among 900 Film Memorabilia at Prop Store Auction

More than 900 pieces of iconic film and TV memorabilia worth $5.6 million will be available at the next Prop Store auction on Dec. 1 and 2. The pieces on auction include Obi-Wan Kenobi’s lightsaber, used by Ewan McGregor from “Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith,” (2005) that is estimated to sell for between $103,000-$155,000; […]
Tags: Star Wars, News, Global, Auction, Top Gun, Ewan McGregor, Obi Wan Kenobi, Prop Store, Prop Store Auction

What's Coming to Disney+ in November 2020

The Star Wars Holiday Special is one of the most infamous, cursed television programs ever produced. Airing during the 1978 holiday season, more than a year after Star Wars premiered in theaters and became a sensation, it was created as a quick cash-in between films—a fact that was obvious to anyone who watched it…Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Disney, Lifehacks, Coming And Going, Disney Plus

Remembering Zam Wesell, the Worst Assassin in the ‘Star Wars’ Galaxy

(Welcome to The Galaxy-Wide Star Wars Character Guide, where we give proper due to the smaller figures in Star Wars history.) Some of us saw Star Wars Episode I:  The Phantom Menace and liked it right away. Some disliked it immediately. For some, it took many viewings to cement an opinion. And for others, there was a feeling that wherever happened in its follow-up, Star Wars Episode II:  Attack of the Clones ,  would help make sense of whatever George Lucas was up to with The Phantom M...
Tags: Movies, Features, Lucasfilm, George Lucas, Anakin, Coruscant, Obi Wan, Amidala, Star-Wars, Dave Filoni, Dooku, Featured Stories Sidebar, Jango Fett, Zam Wesell, Wesell, Leeanna Walsman

New The Mandalorian Season 2 Trailer to Debut During Monday Night Football

New The Mandalorian Season 2 Trailer to Debut During Monday Night Football Here’s some exciting news! During tonight’s Monday Night Football matchup between the Arizona Cardinals and Dallas Cowboys, Disney will unveil a new trailer for its upcoming second season of The Mandalorian. Hopefully, this time we’ll get a few snippets of Rosario Dawson’s Ahsoka Tano. You can check out the teaser to the trailer below! #StarWars #TheMandalorian #BabyYoda MONDAY!!!!!!! — Jac...
Tags: Star Wars, TV, Movies, Disney, TV News, Streaming, Arizona Cardinals, Jon Favreau, Lucasfilm, Jacob, Rosario Dawson, Ahsoka Tano, Mandalore, The Mandalorian, Disney Plus, Baby Yoda

George Lucas Also Would've Killed Luke Skywalker in Star Wars Episode 8

Thanks to a new book written by Lucasfilm Star Wars fact extraordinaire Pablo Hidalgo, we have a lot of interesting new information about the galaxy far, far away. And it turns out George Lucas’s original plans for a sequel trilogy bore some interesting resemblances to what actually happened. Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Science, Lucasfilm, George Lucas, Mark Hamill, Rian Johnson, Luke Skywalker, Pablo Hidalgo, Star Wars The Last Jedi

Luke Skywalker Died in George Lucas’ Original Treatment For ‘Star Wars: Episode 8’

Details about George Lucas‘s original unused treatments for the Star Wars sequel trilogy have been somewhat hard to come by over the years. But thanks to a new book written by Lucasfilm’s Pablo Hidalgo, we know Lucas’ plans for the new trilogy share at least two major things in common with the versions that ultimately hit screens: Luke Skywalker died in Lucas’s treatment for Episode 8, and the idea for the character of Rey was there from the start (although she had a different name when Lucas w...
Tags: Books, Movies, Sci-fi, Sequels, Johnson, Lucasfilm, George-Lucas, Mark Hamill, Rian Johnson, Leia, Lucas, Luke Skywalker, Rey, Star Wars Episode 8, George, Luke

Jon Favreau Says The Mandalorian Season 3 is on Schedule To Film This Year

Jon Favreau Says The Mandalorian Season 3 is on Schedule To Film This Year While Disney+ hasn’t officially given a greenlight for The Mandalorian season 3, it’s basically a formality. Series creator and showrunner, Jon Favreau, began working on the season 3 scripts earlier this year (via SuperHeroHype). More recently, Favreau told Variety said that The Mandalorian season 3 is “on schedule…[to begin filming] before the end of the year.” PB = PB || {}; PB.gptS...
Tags: Star Wars, TV, Movies, Disney, TV News, Streaming, Jon Favreau, Lucasfilm, Pascal, Variety, Favreau, Pedro Pascal, ComingSoon, The Mandalorian, Disney Plus

The Story Behind the Ultimate Star Wars Lightsaber Book

Star Wars fans are about to get a book all about lightsabers and they have Harry Potter to thank. It’s called Star Wars: The Lightsaber Collection, a slick, wide-format, hardcover book that features exclusive images and information on almost 60 different lightsabers in the Star Wars universe. None of which would’ve…Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Books, Science, Interview, Disney, Harry Potter, Liam Neeson, Exclusive, Lucasfilm, Lightsabers, Daniel Wallace, Nika Futterman, Star Wars The Lightsaber Collection, Ryan Valle, Lukasz Liszko

CS Video: Laura Dern Talks Return for Jurassic World: Dominion

BEGIN SLIDESHOW CS Video: Laura Dern talks original trio reunion on Jurassic World: Dominion While chatting with the Emmy, Oscar and Golden Globe winning actress/producer/director for the Pete Souza documentary The Way I See It, Laura Dern discussed with getting to be a part of a cultural revival for both Star Wars: The Last Jedi and the highly-anticipated Jurassic World: Dominion. Our interview can be viewed in the player below! RELATED: Colin Trevorrow Announces Product...
Tags: Star Wars, Movies, Interview, Features, Laura Dern, Msnbc, Spielberg, Steven Spielberg, Universal Pictures, Colin Trevorrow, Pete Souza, Golden Globe, Frank Marshall, Pat Crowley, Movie News, Derek Connolly

A ‘Mandalorian’ Movie? Pedro Pascal and Jon Favreau on the Future of the Newest ‘Star Wars’ Franchise

Less than a week after Pedro Pascal wrapped production on Season 2 of “The Mandalorian,” the entire entertainment industry — and much of the world — effectively shut down in the wake of the growing threat of the COVID-19 pandemic. With the new season of the mega-hit “Star Wars” series now set to premiere on […]
Tags: Star Wars, News, Jon Favreau, Pedro Pascal, reStart, The Mandalorian

‘LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special’ Adds the Voices of Kelly Marie Tran, Billy Dee Williams, and Anthony Daniels, Reveals New Poster

In 1978, CBS aired The Star Wars Holiday Special, a gauzy, cocaine-fueled whatsit that gave birth to Boba Fett and was then quickly disowned by everyone. The special became an infamous must-see trainwreck, pirated over the years and never officially released on home media. It was, for a while, something some people would rather forget all about. But over the years, folks have come to embrace the special in a so-bad-it’s-good way. And now, Disney+ is giving it a sequel! Sort of. The LEGO Star Wa...
Tags: Television, Movies, Disney, Animation, Cbs, Lucasfilm, Billy Dee Williams, Boba Fett, Skywalker, Lego Group, Jedi Temple, Anthony Daniels, Star-Wars, Kelly Marie Tran, Dee Bradley Baker, Josh Rimes

Man builds a retractable plasma lightsaber powered by propane

Okay so it's not a elegantly crafted used of Kyber crystals, and more of a hyper-focused propane torch. But still. At least you can customize blade colors with it! As Nerdist points out, it's more akin to the canonical Mustafarian Proto-Sabers. — Read the rest
Tags: Star Wars, Post, News, Diy Projects, Lightsabers, Propane Torches

Pedro Pascal on Fame and ‘The Mandalorian’: ‘Can We Cut the S— and Talk About the Child?’

When Pedro Pascal was roughly 4 years old, he and his family went to see the 1978 hit movie “Superman,” starring Christopher Reeve. Pascal’s young parents had come to live in San Antonio after fleeing their native Chile during the rise of dictator Augusto Pinochet in the mid-1970s. Taking Pascal and his older sister to […]
Tags: Star Wars, News, Chile, Game Of Thrones, San Antonio, Pascal, Augusto Pinochet, Pedro Pascal, Wonder Woman 1984, The Mandalorian, Christopher Reeve Pascal

I Love Han Solo (in Waffle Form), and He Knows

Star Wars fans are known for taking their obsessions to absolutely ridiculous levels. Sometimes, that means buying an unnecessary rug. Other times it’s much less practical, like buying a novelty waffle maker for no good reason whatsoever. Read more...
Tags: Food, Star Wars, Science, Disney, Carbonite, Han Solo, Lucasfilm, Kitchen Gadgets, Waffles, Empire Strikes Back, Wafflemaker

Din Djarin Shows the Way in The Mandalorian Season 2 Promo

Din Djarin Shows the Way in The Mandalorian Season 2 Promo In just over two weeks, Disney+ will release the sophomore season of The Mandalorian. To pump up the fans, the streaming service has also dropped a brand new promo for the series. The short video features some fresh footage, especially a desert planet Din Djarin will visit, and some X-wing fighters alongside the Razor Crest. Much to everyone’s disappointment, there is still no sign of Ahsoka Tano’s first appearance in the series. Many...
Tags: Star Wars, Video, TV, Movies, Disney, TV News, Streaming, Anakin Skywalker, Rosario Dawson, ComingSoon, Ahsoka Tano, Ezra Bridger, Mandalore, Jedi Padawan, The Mandalorian, Disney Plus

New ‘Star Wars’ Posters By Matt Ferguson, Mark Englert, Pablo Olivera & More On Sale Today

The Force is with you today as Bottleneck Gallery is offering up an eclectic array of new Star Wars posters inspired by A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi, The Rise of Skywalker, and even The Clone Wars. Going on sale today, these offerings from artists Matt Ferguson, Mark Englert, Todd Slater, Pablo Olivera, and Lyndon Willoughby are each outstanding in their own way. So without further delay, check out the new Star Wars posters below and find out when and where to get the...
Tags: Art, Movies, Sci-fi, Sequels, Hand, Lucasfilm, Cool Stuff, Yoda, Luke Skywalker, Kylo Ren, Rey, Mark Englert, Luke, Palpatine, Skywalker, Hoth

Obi-Wan Series: Ewan McGregor on Alec Guinness’ Influence

Obi-Wan Series: Ewan McGregor on Alec Guinness’ Influence on His Portrayal During a recent appearance at The Graham Norton Show, when asked about his upcoming Star Wars prequel series, Golden Globe Award-winning actor Ewan McGregor has confirmed that they’re currently planning to start filming the Obi-Wan Kenobi series next year in March. In addition, he also opened up about drawing inspiration from Star Wars alum Alec Guinness’ original portrayal of the iconic Jedi master and how will it in...
Tags: Star Wars, TV, Movies, TV News, Stephen Daldry, Ewan McGregor, Luke Skywalker, Alec Guiness, Alec Guinness, Rey, Graham Norton Show, McGregor, John Swartz, Giancarlo Esposito, Obi Wan, ComingSoon