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  1. 'Star Wars: Episode IX' Director Colin Trevorrow to Mentor Young Filmmakers at Italian Fest

    12:18 pm PDT 05/25/2016
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    The 'Jurassic World' director is headed to Tuscany. READ MORE

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  2. 'Mad Max,' 'Star Wars' Lead Nominations for U.K.'s Empire Awards

    3:28 am PST 02/18/2016
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    'The Hollywood Reporter' is sponsoring the best British film category at the annual London shindig. READ MORE

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  3. 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Lands China Release Date

    6:40 pm PST 11/30/2015
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    Disney has begun a major marketing push for J.J. Abrams' reboot of the storied franchise. READ MORE

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  4. Gordy Haab to Score 'Star Wars: Battlefront' Video Game

    5:23 am PDT 10/21/2015
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    The composer's credits include scores for Activision/AMC's 'The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct' and Microsoft's 'Kinect: Star Wars.' READ MORE

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  5. 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Sets World Premiere Date and City

    11:22 am PDT 10/08/2015
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    J.J. Abrams' film, starring John Boyega, Daisy Ridley and Oscar Isaac, also will have star-studded premieres around the world. READ MORE

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  6. J.J. Abrams Is "More Collaborative" Than George Lucas, Says 'Star Wars' Actor

    1:40 am PDT 09/04/2015
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    Anthony Daniels — who has played C-3PO since the first installment — adds that the secrecy around 'The Force Awakens' "has been beyond ludicrous." READ MORE

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  7. Sesame Street Sex Scandal, 'Hobbit' Animal Deaths and Returning 'Star Wars' Stars: THR Poll Results

    6:50 pm PST 12/04/2012
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    Poll findings reveal startlingly different opinions between young and old viewers regarding "The Hobbit", "Star Wars" reboots, and Sesame Street's fallen Elmo creator. READ MORE

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  8. Rick Baker Wants to Work on the New 'Star Wars' Movies

    8:00 am PST 11/30/2012
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    As the makeup artist gets a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Baker says George Lucas' last few Episodes "lost reality." READ MORE

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  9. Colin Trevorrow Tiptoes Around 'Star Wars' Speculation, Looks to the Future

    7:50 am PST 11/27/2012
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    The writer-director behind "Safety Not Guaranteed" has found himself in the middle of "Episode VII" speculation, which has provided some very surreal moments. READ MORE

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  10. Biggest Challenge to New 'Star Wars' Is Time, Screenwriter Says

    7:00 am PST 11/23/2012
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    Ron Shusett, who wrote the 1990 "Total Recall" and "Alien," tells THR the timing of the new adaptation could be tricky -- but that many other pieces are falling nicely into place. READ MORE

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  11. Sources: Lawrence Kasdan, Simon Kinberg Lock Deals to Write and Produce 'Star Wars' Installments

    4:41 pm PST 11/20/2012
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    The pair will write either Episode VIII or Episode IX — their exact division of responsibilities is yet to be determined — and they will also come aboard to produce the films. READ MORE

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  12. Brad Bird Shoots Down 'Star Wars' Speculation

    7:22 pm PST 11/17/2012
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    The "Incredibles" helmer squashed fan hopes with this simple tweet: "Not doing Star Wars." READ MORE

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  13. Lucasfilm Confirms Michael Arndt to Write 'Star Wars: Episode VII'

    5:20 pm PST 11/09/2012
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    A day after THR reported news of the 'Toy Story 3' writer's treatment, confirmation of an in-progress screenplay is posted on StarWars.com. READ MORE

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  14. New 'Star Wars' Movie Has Treatment by 'Toy Story 3' Writer

    1:22 pm PST 11/08/2012
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    Sources confirm Michael Arndt has written a 40- to 50-page extended outline for the new movie and will likely write a draft of the script. READ MORE

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  15. Todd McCarthy's 7 Suggestions for the New 'Star Wars' Trilogy

    7:00 am PST 11/08/2012
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    Sorry, Jar Jar, THR's chief film critic (and 15-year-old son) want serious, realistic movies. READ MORE

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  16. Director Kevin Smith: My Prayer for 'Star Wars' (Guest Column)

    7:00 am PST 11/08/2012
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    To a New Jersey kid and his best friend, the franchise was more than just movies. In a guest column for THR, the superfan has advice for Disney on how not to screw up the new chapter. READ MORE

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  17. Disney Characters Audition for 'Star Wars: Episode VII' in Parody Clip (Video)

    8:41 pm PST 11/07/2012
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    Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy recite dark lines from “Attack of the Clones” while Sebastian from “The Little Mermaid” channels Obi-Wan Kenobi. READ MORE

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  18. A Nerd's Plea for 'Star Wars'

    6:00 am PST 11/06/2012
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    THE REPORT: As Disney plots a new chapter, here's how to not screw it up. READ MORE

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  19. 'Star Wars' As Directed By ...

    6:00 am PST 11/06/2012
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    THE REPORT: Steve Brodner imagines how some top helmers would imagine a galaxy far, far away. READ MORE

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  20. 15 Potential Writers for the New 'Star Wars' Films

    7:00 am PDT 11/02/2012
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    With the latest trilogy slated to begin in 2015, there's a new contender for the most coveted writing gig in Hollywood. Here's a wish list of potential writers who might fit the bill. READ MORE

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