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  1. Mark Hamill Sparks 'Star Wars' Speculation With "Out of Work" Comment

    2:18 pm PDT 06/27/2016
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    Misdirection or plot teaser? READ MORE

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

    10:33 am PDT 06/09/2016
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    Rian Johnson's most recent 'Episode VIII' set photo hits the internet. READ MORE

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  3. Lucasfilm Thanks Ireland for 'Star Wars: Episode VIII' Shoot

    1:47 pm PDT 06/01/2016
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    "Go mbeidh an fórsa leat!! — May the force be with you!!" READ MORE

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  4. Where Are the Asian-American Movie Stars?

    6:45 am PDT 05/09/2016
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    After an uproar over the whitewashing of Asian characters in 'Doctor Strange' and 'Ghost in the Shell,' THR looks at how Asian-American representation can be improved in Hollywood. READ MORE

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  5. 'Episode VIII' Director Rian Johnson Contributes to New 'Star Wars' Novel

    12:06 pm PDT 04/26/2016
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    The upcoming book will reveal the origins of the Resistance and the First Order. READ MORE

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  6. 'Star Wars': Daisy Ridley Teases More Luke Skywalker in 'Episode VIII'

    2:12 pm PST 02/29/2016
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    "Luke is so cool in this one," actress says of the 2017 follow-up to 'The Force Awakens.' READ MORE

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  7. 'Star Wars: Episode VIII' Adds Benicio Del Toro, Laura Dern

    6:14 am PST 02/15/2016
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    Newcomer Kelly Marie Tran also has joined the cast of the film, which started shooting Monday. READ MORE

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  8. Who Loses in 'Star Wars: Episode VIII's' Move to December 2017

    5:00 am PST 01/27/2016
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    "2017 will destroy all box-office records," says one analyst, but moving the biggest movie in the universe impacts everyone from Tom Cruise to Johnny Depp to Steven Spielberg. READ MORE

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  9. 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens': Cast, Crew Hit Red Carpet, Reflect on Film's Long Journey

    9:39 pm PST 12/14/2015
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    Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Daisy Ridley and John Boyega were all in attendance at the world premeire of the seventh film in the 'Star Wars' franchise. READ MORE

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  10. 'Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens' Japanese Trailer

    5:40 pm PST 11/09/2015
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    The official Japanese trailer for 'Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens.' READ MORE

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  11. Disney Shares Fall After Reporting Mixed Quarterly Earnings

    1:24 pm PST 11/05/2015
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    For the full fiscal year, Disney set a revenue record of $52.5 billion and scored a record $8.4 billion in net income. READ MORE

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  12. 'Star Wars' VFX Studio ILM London Adds 'Harry Potter' VFX Supervisor David Vickery

    8:04 am PDT 10/26/2015
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    He also will serve as acting creative director while studio creative director Ben Morris serves as production VFX supervisor on 'Star Wars VIII.' READ MORE

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

    7:07 am PST 11/10/2014
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    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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  14. 'Star Wars: Episode VIII' Director on Series Nostalgia and Lucasfilm's One Demand

    8:00 am PDT 09/19/2014
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    Says Rian Johnson: "Honestly, it’s the most fun I’ve ever had writing — it’s just joyous" READ MORE

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

    10:38 am PDT 08/18/2014
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    The virtual sets of the prequel trilogy are a thing of the past READ MORE

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

    11:00 am PDT 07/29/2014
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    "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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  17. Harrison Ford Injured on the 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Set

    11:35 am PDT 06/12/2014
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    UPDATED: The actor broke his ankle Thursday while shooting J.J. Abrams' film and was hospitalized READ MORE

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  18. J.J. Abrams on 'Star Wars' Plans: 'Honoring But Not Revering' Past

    6:54 pm PDT 06/08/2013
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    Speaking at the Produced By Conference, the "Episode VII" director says production will likely begin in London early next year and reveals what he'd like to see George Lucas tackle next. READ MORE

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  19. J.J. Abrams to Direct 'Star Wars': the Best Twitter Reactions

    10:51 pm PST 01/24/2013
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    Fans rejoice -- but can't help cracking a few "Star Trek" and lens flare jokes. READ MORE

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  20. 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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