JJ Abrams Replies To New Star Wars: Episode VII Release Date Announcement and Return of R2-D2 and C-3PO (?)

J.J. Abrams recently spoke with MTV News on how the new Star Wars: Episode VII release date works better for him and his team. “I will say that it’s infinitely a better situation now than when [Disney] were saying they wanted it in summer,” said Abrams about the December 18th, 2015 Star Wars Ep 7 release date…. [Disney] was talking about 2015, and they made this announcement very early on. Which I understand why they would want that, but it didn’t necessarily have anything to do with the reality of where was creatively. So I think that it’s a hugely … Continue reading JJ Abrams Replies To New Star Wars: Episode VII Release Date Announcement and Return of R2-D2 and C-3PO (?)

R2-D2 Confirmed For Episode VII

Just a few days ago we posted a twitter pic of JJ Abrams and Kathleen Kennedy at their workshop with R2-D2. We thought that it was odd to see the droid with them and just assumed that he would make an appearance in the new movie. I mean, he’s been in all 6 of the movies so it would be strange to not see him carry on with the new group of heroes. But today on StarWars.com, it has been confirmed that he will be joining the cast, the first of the original cast to be confirmed for the next … Continue reading R2-D2 Confirmed For Episode VII