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  1. Showtime Orders Cameron Crowe's Rock Comedy Pilot 'Roadies'

    12:00 pm 6/18/2014

    The behind-the-scenes look at people working with a touring rock band, from the "Almost Famous" writer-director, will be executive produced by J.J. Abrams and Winnie Holzman.Read more

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  2. Gareth Edwards Talks 'Star Wars' Spinoff in China

    1:23 am 6/12/2014

    At an event for film students at the Beijing Film Academy, the director said of his remarkable recent career: "If I was in the audience at film school, looking at me now, I would hate me."Read more

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  3. J.J. Abrams Responds to 'Star Wars' Leaked Photo With Handwritten Note

    9:55 am 6/4/2014

    In a tweet admonishing those leaking images from "Episode VII," Abrams offers a sneak peek at a familiar prop.Read more

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  4. 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Adds Lupita Nyong'o

    9:10 am 6/2/2014

    UPDATED: The upcoming J.J. Abrams-directed film has also added "Game of Thrones" castmember Gwendoline Christie.Read more

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  5. 'Star Wars: Episode VII': J.J. Abrams Offers Fans a Chance to Be in Movie

    7:12 am 5/21/2014

    In a video from Abu Dhabi, the director introduces a charity initiative in which donors are entered for a chance to visit the set and appear in the highly anticipated film.Read more

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  6. It's Official: 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Filming in Abu Dhabi

    1:30 am 5/21/2014

    J.J. Abrams and cast flew to Abu Dhabi in early May to begin shooting the seventh installment. Read more

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  7. 'Star Wars: Episode VII': First Look at Filming (Photo)

    6:19 am 5/16/2014

    J.J. Abrams' production company tweets out a picture from the set as shooting begins on the highly anticipated sequel.Read more

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  8. Bob Iger and Chewbacca Share 'Star Wars' Selfie

    10:04 am 5/5/2014

    The Disney chairman poses with the co-pilot of the Millennium Falcon on the Instagram feed of the space-opera property.Read more

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  9. How 'Star Wars' Director J.J. Abrams Kept the Cast Secret

    5:00 am 4/30/2014

    Abrams spent nine clandestine months picking his actors, snatching them from the Batman-Superman movie and the "Terminator" reboot for perhaps Hollywood's biggest franchise.Read more

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  10. 'Star Wars' Casting: Pros and Cons of Being Faithful to the Original (Analysis)

    11:17 am 4/29/2014

    Fans may be excited to see so many unfamiliar faces in the new cast, but less so about the lack of diversity in terms of gender or race.Read more

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