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'Star Wars' Stand-Alone Writer Gary Whitta to Pen 'Starlight' for Fox (Exclusive)

'Star Wars' Stand-Alone Writer Gary Whitta to Pen 'Starlight' for Fox (Exclusive)

Gary Whitta has already nabbed one of the hottest writing gigs out there, penning one of the Star Wars stand-alone films, and now he's signed on to work on another hot space hero project.

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A Familiar Jedi Knight Returns In the 'Star Wars: The Old Republic' Trailer

A Familiar Jedi Knight Returns In the 'Star Wars: The Old Republic' Trailer

Ahead of an expected expansion later this month, BioWare has released a new trailer for Star Wars: The Old Republic that teases the return of a familiar face for longtime fans of the franchise.

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'Sesame Street' Takes on 'Star Wars' in This Parody Short

'Sesame Street' Takes on 'Star Wars' in This Parody Short

Say what you like about Star Wars, but there’s no denying the fact that it lacked even one scene where Han Solo tried to eat the co-pilot of the Millennium Falcon. Thankfully, Star S’Mores — a new short released online this weekend from Sesame Street — finally rights that wrong.

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Zack Snyder: Stormtrooper Spotted on the 'Batman v. Superman' Set

Zack Snyder: Stormtrooper Spotted on the 'Batman v. Superman' Set

Another day, another mysterious Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice/Star Wars crossover from Zack Snyder.

The director of the DC Comics sequel tweeted on Saturday a photo of two Gotham City police officers, the newly debuted Batmobile and a Stormtrooper who was being shoved into the cop car, all with an elusive caption: "Case closed."

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Watch How Awkward 'Star Wars' Is Without John Williams' Score

Watch How Awkward 'Star Wars' Is Without John Williams' Score

Move over, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford — the most important person involved in Star Wars: Episode IV — A New Hope is definitely John Williams.

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Marvel to Reissue Dark Horse 'Star Wars' Comics

Marvel to Reissue Dark Horse 'Star Wars' Comics

Fans looking to build up their tolerance to the Force in advance of next year’s release of Star Wars: Episode VII got some good news Wednesday when Marvel Entertainment announced that, in addition to its three new Star Wars series and reprint program for the original Marvel Star Wars comics of the 1970s and ‘80s, it would additionally reissue material publis

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Will 'Disney Infinity' Add 'Star Wars' in 2015?

Will 'Disney Infinity' Add 'Star Wars' in 2015?

Now that Disney Infinity has announced various Marvel characters for its second generation release next month, some people might be wondering when Disney’s other massive movie franchise — the one with lightsabers, wookiees and stormtroopers — might be added to the video game that already allows players to mix and match characters from its animated movies, Pirates of the Caribbean series and The Lone Ranger, among other properties.

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The Empire is Hiring in New 'Star Wars: Commander' Mobile Game

The Empire is Hiring in New 'Star Wars: Commander' Mobile Game

The Galactic Empire wants you. But, on the upside, so does the Rebellion. As part of Star Wars: Commander, a new mobile game launched by Disney Interactive and Lucasfilm Thursday, players get to choose which side they’re on before becoming part of the ongoing struggles in a "Galaxy Far, Far Away."

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Simon Kinberg Explains Why Josh Trank Fits for 'Star Wars'

Simon Kinberg Explains Why Josh Trank Fits for 'Star Wars'

For those wondering how Josh Trank ended up directing one of Disney’s many Star Wars spinoffs, Simon Kinberg has shared more about how the Chronicle director happened to be hired by Lucasfilm. 

Kinberg, of course, is responsible for the screenplay to Trank’s Fantastic Four reboot from Fox next year and is also working on Star Wars projects for Lucasfilm, including serving as executive producer of Star Wars Rebels, the new series launching on Disney XD in October.

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Marvel's 'Star Wars' Comic Book Creators Talk About Their New Series

Marvel's 'Star Wars' Comic Book Creators Talk About Their New Series

As announced Saturday, Marvel Entertainment will visit a galaxy far, far Away in early 2015, with three new comic book series launching and solo series for both Darth Vader and Princess Leia joining a core title called, simply, Star Wars.

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Comic-Con: Marvel Unveils Three New 'Star Wars' Comic Book Series for 2015

Comic-Con: Marvel Unveils Three New 'Star Wars' Comic Book Series for 2015

Come January 2015, the Force will be with Marvel Entertainment. Not only is that the month when the publisher will release the first in a series of hardcover collections featuring Marvel's original Star Wars comics, published concurrently with the original trilogy, but it's also the month which launches a new line of Star Wars comic books, created by high-profile creators including Jason Aaron, Kieron Gillen and John Cassaday.

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'Star Wars: Episode VII': Mark Hamill on 'Fantastic' New Cast and Harrison Ford's Injury

'Star Wars: Episode VII': Mark Hamill on 'Fantastic' New Cast and Harrison Ford's Injury

Mark Hamill stepped out for Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy U.K. premiere at London's Empire Leicester Square on Thursday, but his conversations inevitably centered on the 2015 installment of his own Disney universe, Star Wars.

PHOTOS Meet the 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Cast

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Zack Snyder Introduces Henry Cavill as Super Jedi With Lightsaber (Photo)

Zack Snyder Introduces Henry Cavill as Super Jedi With Lightsaber (Photo)

Star Wars and Superman — could it ever really happen?

Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice director Zack Snyder set fanboys dreaming on Thursday night when he tweeted a mysterious photo of Henry Cavill holding a lightsaber.

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Comic-Con: Mattel Offering First-Ever 'Star Wars' Hot Wheels Toy

Comic-Con: Mattel Offering First-Ever 'Star Wars' Hot Wheels Toy

Standing in line to meet your favorite comic book artist or your favorite actor who guest-starred on an episode of Once Upon a Time is part of the Comic-Con experience. And so is standing in line to get the latest toy exclusives from Mattel.

PHOTOS Meet the 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Cast

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