The Star Wars: Episode VII crew is heading to Emerald Ise off the coast of Ireland to most likely do location filming for some unknown planet. This confirmation has come from The Office of Public Works (OPW) stating that the Lucasfilm/ Disney crew will be shooting off of Co. Kerry in Ireland, at and around an Island called “Skellig Michael”. Apparently this Island is home to many scenic sights and ancient christian monastic ruins, which will surely add to the scenery. It is very exciting to see that Abrams’ crew is using real locations and practical models (as we have … Continue reading Star Wars: Episode VII is Headed to Ireland!
Since the end of The Clone Wars we’ve been promised that we would be getting the final episodes to air sometime in 2014. With the release of Season 6 hitting Germany in just a few days many have predicted that it would be soon following to the US in March, and the force was strong with them as it was confirmed by Lucasfilm that The Lost Missions will be hitting Netflix on March 7th. The Galactic Republic, Disney/ABC Television Group, Lucasfilm, and Netflix Inc. today announced the highly anticipated debut of the sixth and final season of the Emmy(r) Award-winning … Continue reading Final Episodes of The Clone Wars Hits Netflix In March
Entertainment Weekly recently interviewed Star Wars Rebels Executive Producer, Simon Kinberg. For those that are excited for the new animated series it doesn’t sound like we’ll be too disappointed as they are going to be taking a new turn for the show. Disney is going to be taking Star Wars: Rebels to a dark path. They’re going to show the side of the Empire that we never really got to see. But the world we’re creating is an Imperial world. You’re seeing the impact of the Empire, of stormtroopers around the galaxy, abusing and oppressing people. Thematically and politically, it … Continue reading Entertainment Weekly Interviews Simon Kinberg About Rebels
So with Episode VII coming out in 2015 and the new Rebels animated series due to hit Disney XD in Fall 2014, we know that those are not the only plans that Disney has for the franchise. We’ll be having a few spin offs to come out between the film. Now, the latest rumor comes from the rumor factory Latino Review. According to them, Pixar will be getting a slice of the action although nothing has been confirmed. At this point, no idea what the size or shape of this film will be and given the long-view storytelling production model … Continue reading Pixar to Get It’s Own Star Wars Film
Recently covered a rumor about that the Breaking Bad star Jesse Plemons was flying out to Los Angeles to meet with JJ Abrams about a role in the next Star Wars movies. According to The Wrap, they say that JJ Abrams has confirmed meeting with him and that the script is done. “He is one of the actors that we’ve talked to, yeah,” Abrams said. “But, you know. It’s not often that I read about actors that I’m going to be meeting … that I get to read articles about actors who are going to come in. And so I … Continue reading JJ Abrams Confirms Episode 7 Script Is Done