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  1. J.J. Abrams' 'Star Trek Into Darkness' to Land in U.K. Before U.S.

    9:21 am 3/7/2013

    The movie, starring Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Simon Pegg and Benedict Cumberbatch, is moved to May 9.Read more

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  2. George Lucas Says 'Star Wars' Returns for Hamill, Ford and Fisher Almost Finalized

    8:58 am 3/7/2013

    The franchise's creator says he began discussions for the original stars' return; plus, Disney's Bob Iger reveals the harsh emails he got from Steve Jobs.Read more

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  3. Carrie Fisher Confirms 'Star Wars' Return

    9:02 am 3/6/2013

    The actress says that she's going to rejoin the saga that made her famous.Read more

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  4. 'Revolution' at PaleyFest: Season's Mysteries, Including the Blackout, Will Be Answered

    11:21 pm 3/2/2013

    Four months will have passed when NBC's post-apocalyptic drama returns to TV. Executive producer Eric Kripke, joined by J.J. Abrams, Jon Favreau and castmembers, said the break gave them the chance "to re-attack" the show.Read more

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  5. President Obama's 'Star Wars' Confusion Inspires Twitter Nerdout

    9:37 am 3/1/2013

    During a news conference Friday, the president conflated terms from the sci-fi franchises, immediately creating a buzz among reporters and geeks.Read more

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  6. Mark Hamill in Discussions for Role in New 'Star Wars' Films

    9:45 am 2/20/2013

    The star of the original trilogy says series creator George Lucas promised that if he did not want to act in the new movies, his character would be killed off.Read more

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  7. Josh Gad Begs J.J. Abrams to Cast Him in 'Star Wars' Reboot (Video)

    8:13 am 2/20/2013

    The "1600 Penn" actor, who stars in the upcoming "jOBS," auditions for Episode VII on "The Tonight Show."Read more

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  8. Kevin Smith, Industry Voices Debate 'Star Wars' Overkill

    5:00 am 2/13/2013

    As Disney's Bob Iger reveals plans for spinoffs, Smith says, "Every old-school fan will line up for a Yoda origin story."Read more

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  9. 'Star Wars' Makeup Man Stuart Freeborn Dies at 98

    3:59 pm 2/6/2013

    The London native also transformed Alec Guinness and Peter Sellers for the screen and worked for the directing legends David Lean, Stanley Kubrick and Michael Powell.Read more

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