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  1. Latest 'Star Wars' Tease: Luke Skywalker's Wardrobe

    10:31 am 6/9/2016

    Rian Johnson's most recent 'Episode VIII' set photo hits the internet.Read more

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  2. 'Star Wars' Director Rian Johnson Claims the 20 Percent He's Paying Agents Is Unlawful

    7:59 am 5/13/2016

    Johnson says his former agent Brian Dreyfuss didn't negotiate "Star Wars" and shouldn't get a cut.Read more

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  3. Kathleen Kennedy Reigns Over the 'Star Wars' Universe

    8:00 am 12/9/2015

    After 'The Force Awakens' opens on Dec. 18, the Lucasfilm president and THR Power 100 honoree has four more films in the franchise rolling out over the next four years.Read more

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  4. 'Insidious' and 'Saw's' Leigh Whannell Wants His Next Project To Be Sci-Fi

    2:27 pm 12/2/2014

    The mastermind talks unlikely inspirations — Rob Reiner? — and the 'Star Wars' director he says is his favorite modern filmmakerRead more

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  5. 'Star Wars' Heading Back to London's Pinewood Studios

    6:58 am 11/10/2014

    The first spinoff will be shot at the London facility that served as home to 'Episode VII,' now titled 'The Force Awakens'Read more

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  6. 'Star Wars: Episode VIII' Director on Series Nostalgia and Lucasfilm's One Demand

    7:41 am 9/19/2014

    Says Rian Johnson: "Honestly, it’s the most fun I’ve ever had writing — it’s just joyous"Read more

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  7. Mark Ruffalo Emailed 'Star Wars: Episode VIII' Director for a Role

    2:54 pm 9/11/2014

    "By the way, if there's a part in 'Star Wars,' please, anything, please consider considering me to join you"Read more

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  8. Rian Johnson Says Next 'Star Wars' Will Have Less CGI, More Practical Effects

    10:09 am 8/18/2014

    The virtual sets of the prequel trilogy are a thing of the pastRead more

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  9. 'Star Wars: Episode VIII' Director Rian Johnson Talks Prep and Fake Plans

    11:00 am 7/29/2014

    "I can only assume it was a clerical error," the director of "Brick" and "The Brothers Bloom" joked about the reason why Lucasfilm brought him on board to direct "Episode VIII."Read more

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  10. New 'Star Wars' Director's Best 'Breaking Bad' Moments

    8:10 pm 6/20/2014

    Rian Johnson took on the AMC hit's biggest (and smallest) episodes ever, and is now set to tackle "Episode VIII."Read more

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