Recently reports have come out saying that the late Rap super star Tupac Shakur allegedly planned to audition for a role in Star Wars: Episode one. The young star who was shot dead in 1996 (he was 25), was going in for a role as a jedi according to Metro.co.uk. This apparent “Jedi” role Tupac was going for was later picked up by Samuel L. Jackson as the character Mace Windu. In an interview with 2Pac-forum.com, Death Row Records’ ex-chief engineer, Rick Clifford, spoke out saying: ‘It’s sad because ‘Pac found out that I worked for Brian Austin Green, who was … Continue reading Tupac Originally Auditioned For Mace Windu
When the new line up of movies were announced with spinoff in between each film fans were going crazy, wondering what character they’d follow? The top three characters that fans craved for were, Han Solo, Yoda, and of course, Boba Fett. Recently, one of the spinoffs has been confirmed and yes, you guessed it, Boba Fett. According to John Schnepp, he confirmed this rumor in the recent episode of AMC Movie Talk: “One of them is Boba Fett. It is. I know. I know for a fact. I will never reveal my source, but it is the one written by … Continue reading Boba Fett Spinoff Movie Confirmed
For those of you like me who have read almost every book that has been printed of what has happened after the events of The Return of the Jedi will be disappointed about what is to come. It has been suspected from the time that Lucasfilm was bought by Disney that things would be changing and we have seen many of those changes already. Although it has not been officially confirmed by Disney/Lucasfilm, tweets from the Lucasfilm Story Group are suggesting that the Expanded Universe will be “disposed” to make room for a more cohesive canon. So this means that … Continue reading UPDATE: RIP Star Wars Expanded Universe?
Last week we had the opportunity to see the style of the new action figures for the new animated series. Now, we’ve got a little more information about what to expect in the Lego series. While there have not been additional images released, we get an idea of what ships are going to be in the show. We already knew about Ghost, but now there’s another one called Phantom. Join the Rebel resistance against the evil Empire in The Phantom attack shuttle, as seen in the exciting Star Wars: Rebels animated TV series! Place young Rebel hero Ezra Bridger in … Continue reading 2014 Star Wars Rebels Legos!
This past Saturday fans flooded the streets of Bristol, Uk for a chance to score a role in JJ Abrams “Star Wars: Episode VII”. Because of the high volume of people who showed up, many fans were turned down. Recently the Producer of the films announced that fans who missed out on the recent audition could apply online by sending in a video audtion to Cast It Talent. The Producers are searching for a “street smart” girl in her late teens and a “smart, capable” man in his early 20s. According to BBC online, “Barbara Gamlen, a publicist for Lucasfilm, … Continue reading Star Wars Fans Can Audtion For a Role in Episode VII Online!