PRINCES William and Harry have filmed cameo roles for the upcoming Star Wars movie - but they failed to make the cut.Star John Boyega revealed that the royals played non-speaking stormtroopers in the latest installment of the science fiction franchise Star Wars: The Last Jedi.John, who plays Finn, said: “I think they took that scene out. I’ve had enough with those secrets. They came on set. They were there. I’m sick of hiding it. It think it was leaked, anyway.“There were images. Every time I get asked, I have to dodge it. I’m tired of dodging it. They were there. So was Tom Hardy.” The princes visited the set in Pinewood Studios in April last year, where they chatted to crew, played with lightsabers — and befriended Chewbacca, being played by Joonas Suotamo.Prince William admitted he was “a total geek” over the franchise, and he challenged his brother to a duel with lightsabers. … [Read more...] about Prince William and Harry filmed cameo roles for the upcoming Star Wars movie but their scene was cut
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HAN Solo, originally played by Harrison Ford, is an iconic character in movie history.An origins movie is set to reveal his early story and how he ended up crossing paths with Luke, Leia and the rest of the Star Wars universe. Here's everything we know about the upcoming Star Wars movie...The movie is the second film in the Star Wars Anthology series which started last year with Rogue One.It will focus on a young Han Solo and how he became the space pirate, smuggler and lovable rogue whom Luke Skywalker and Obi-Wan Kenobi first encounter in the Mos Eisley Cantina.Filming began in February 2017 and the as-yet-untitled movie is due for release on May 25 2018.It was announced in June 2017 that "creative differences" had forced Lucasfilm and directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller to part ways.The directing duo - who had huge success with The Lego Movie - released a statement that read: "Unfortunately, our visiion and process weren't aligned with out partners on this projects."We … [Read more...] about When is the Star Wars Han Solo movie out, who do Donald Glover and Woody Harrelson play and what else do we know?
STAR Wars actor Riz Ahmed took a swipe at Good Morning Britain's sci-fi hater Piers Morgan claiming there was "no better endorsement" for the movie than his fiery criticism.With gobby Piers absent from this morning's breakfast show sofa, Riz could let rip with his views.Host Susanna Reid revealed Piers' dislike of the movie franchise had prompted a fight with entertainment reporter Richard Arnold yesterday.She quizzed him about how the Star Wars prequel could try to convert sceptics and he bluntly replied: "I think there could be no better endorsement than Piers Morgan bashing something!"His comment left the presenters in fits of giggles and Susanna squealed: "Solid burn, solid burn."Richard was left clapping in delight as cheeky Riz, who plays cargo pilot Bodhi Rook, continued: "Star Wars Rogue One in cinemas now."Susanna introduced the chat and said the show's own "Storm Trooper" Richard hit Piers because he said the film "didn't make any sense" and he "didn't get it at all".Yet Riz … [Read more...] about Star Wars actor Riz Ahmed mocks Piers Morgan saying there’s ‘no better endorsement’ than him blasting film
CARRIE Fisher ‘had already filmed her scenes as Princess Leia for the upcoming Star Wars: VIII’ it has been reported.The news will be of some comfort to devastated fans mourning the loss of the late star after she died on Tuesday.The movie is scheduled for release on December 15, 2017.Carrie died aged 60 following a massive heart attack.The Star Wars actress was on a flight from London to LAX when she stopped breathing for 10 minutes on December 23.She was rushed to UCLA Medical Centre, where she was joined by her daughter Billie Lourd and her brother Todd.Despite her mother confirming she was in a stable condition on Boxing Day, Carrie passed away on December 27.Family spokesperson Simon Halls said: “It is with a very deep sadness that Billie Lourd confirms that her beloved mother Carrie Fisher passed away at 8:55 this morning.“She was loved by the world and she will be missed profoundly. Our entire family thanks you for your thoughts and … [Read more...] about Carrie Fisher ‘had already filmed her scenes as Leia for Star Wars: VIII before her death’
EMILIA Clarke has been cast in the Han Solo Star Wars movie.The Game of Thrones actress will star in the upcoming untitled spin-off, featuring Alden Ehrenreich as the hero, Han Solo, the role made famous by Harrison Ford in the original movies.Clarke's character has not yet been revealed but an announcement on StarWars.com stated: "Emilia Clarke is heading to a galaxy far, far away - and she's going to meet Han and Chewie."StarWars.com is excited to announce that Clarke, known for her stirring portrayal of Daenerys Targaryen in Game of Thrones, will join the upcoming untitled Han Solo Star Wars movie. Clarke's role will round out a dynamic cast of characters that Han and Chewie will encounter on their adventures."Clarke joins Alden Ehrenreich and Donald Glover - previously cast as Han Solo and Lando Calrissian, respectively - in the highly-anticipated film, which is set prior to the original Star Wars trilogy."The untitled Han Solo movie, helmed by directors Phil Lord and Christopher … [Read more...] about Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke joins Star Wars’ Han Solo spin-off movie
Darth Vader's Star Wars return has officially been confirmed in a new trailer.The Sith Lord, voiced by James Earl Jones, makes a very brief appearance at the end of a two-minute trailer for the upcoming new movie, 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story', in which he is doing his usual heavy breathing.In the clip for the upcoming film, the first 'Star Wars' spin-off, Rebel Pilots are seen in shackles, while fans also get a glimpse of a Star Destroyer, huge robot K-2SO, AT-ATs in battle and the Death Star.Leading lady Felicity Jones features heavily in the trailer as Rebellion fighter Jyn Erso, who defiantly declares: "This is our chance to make a real difference."The trailer aired in the US during NBC's coverage of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games last night.'Rogue One', which is released in December, tells the story of resistance fighters who have come together to steal plans to the Death Star.The forthcoming film takes place around 19 years after 2005 motion picture 'Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge … [Read more...] about Darth Vader makes Star Wars return as Felicity Jones takes the lead in new trailer
THE lives of Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford and Carrie Fisher have beenFord (Han Solo) remains a blockbuster Hollywood star, Hamill (Luke Skywalker)However, fewer folk are aware of the paths taken by the classic trilogy’sThe Sun revealed that Jabba The Hutt puppeteer Toby Philpott has baggedAs production on JJ Abrams’ upcoming seventh instalment in the Star Wars saga Billy Dee Williams as Lando CalrissianBilly Dee Williams played Lando Calrissian — the wisecracking owner of theThe 76-year-old New Yorker has enjoyed a busy career on the big and smallHis film credits include Batman (1990) and he’s rumoured to be reprising hisWilliams — who’s been married three times — sparked controversy in 1996 whenThe actor is also a keen artist and has exhibited his work in galleries across Jeremy Bulloch as Boba FettJeremy Bulloch played Boba Fett — a Mandalorian warrior and bountyThe British actor, 68, appeared as Fett in The Empire Strikes Back and … [Read more...] about What became of the Star Wars trilogy’s supporting cast?
JEDI and Stormtroopers have been spoilt rotten online after a new set of leaks from the set of Star Wars: Episode VIII that includes a new title, a key battle and a return of an old friend.Look away now if you do not want to be spoiled ahead of time – don’t say we didn’t warn you!According to a video that has been leaked online, the newest installment is set to be called…Star Wars Episode VIII: Fall of the Resistance.While other ‘leaks’ have been posted before now, with names including The Jedi Steps and Shadow of the Sith being touted as possibilities, many believe this is the title that may stick.As well as this, stars Adam Driver, Mark Hamill and Daisy Ridley have been spotted filming in Ireland at a spot being used for Luke’s planet of exile, Ahch-To.The Express reports the trio, who play lead characters Kylo Ren, Luke Skywalker and Rey, will go head-to-head following Kylo murdering his father at the end of the last film.The new … [Read more...] about Star Wars: Episode VIII has a new name, a key battle and the return of a fan favourite
STAR Wars fans were given a treat on Monday after the title of the upcoming Han Solo spin-off movie was revealed.The film’s co-director Chris Miller shared the big news in a cheeky Twitter picture, holding up a clapperboard with the juicy details on it.Underneath the date, scene and take information, the title Star Wars: Red Cup can clearly be seen.Chris added a tongue in cheek caption: “Han First Shot” to the image, which many die-hard Star Wars fans will believe refers to the debate around the original 1977 Star Wars movie in which Han Solo – played by Harrison Ford – and bounty hunter Greedo shoot at each other.However, the fans will also be aware the title could be a red herring, as the studios behind the Star Wars movies are known for going to extreme lengths to keep details of each production secret.The public will have to wait until next year for the highly anticipated movie to be released, which will see actor Alden Ehrenreich take on the title … [Read more...] about Title of Star Wars’ Han Solo spin-off movie revealed by director in cheeky Twitter picture
The official Star Wars website released the name of the next film in the blockbuster series on Monday. "We have the greatest fans in this or any other galaxy. In appreciation of the fans, we wanted them to be the first to know the title of the next chapter in the Skywalker saga: STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI," Disney said in a statement. The upcoming film had previously been known only as "Episode VIII" - the second of three parts in the Disney reboot of the sci-fi saga. Disney has not released details of the plot, but it will continue to follow the adventures of Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) and Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher) from where 2015's "The Force Awakens" left off. Fisher recorded the scenes for the movie before her death sudden death in December, Disney said at the time. The film will include some of the cast from the "Force Awakens," including Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Adam Driver and Lupita Nyong'o. Eagle-eyed fans on Twitter also spotted that the title of Episode … [Read more...] about Next ‘Star Wars’ movie named ‘The Last Jedi’