• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest

Latest News

  1. 'Star Wars' Braintrust Sets Meeting to Plot Leia's Life After Carrie Fisher's Death

    6:40 am PST 01/05/2017
    Number of comments:

    Disney weighs options for the future of the iconic character as directors for the upcoming 'Episode VIII' and 2019's 'Episode IX' plan out how she will fit into the rest of the franchise films. READ MORE

  2. Where Does 'Star Wars' Go Next?

    5:30 am PST 12/23/2016
    Number of comments:

    With 'Rogue One' a hit, two Heat Vision writers look at the future of the franchise (and no, smart alecks, we don't mean 'A New Hope'). READ MORE

    See All Videos

  3. How 'Star Wars: Episode VIII' Can Fix the Franchise's Daddy Issues

    8:30 am PST 12/20/2016
    Number of comments:

    Can the next installment break with the series' long-running tradition? READ MORE

    See All Videos

  4. Adam Driver Says 'Star Wars: Episode VIII' Is Like 'Empire Strikes Back' — But Not How You'd Expect

    12:54 pm PDT 09/13/2016
    Number of comments:

    Writer-director Rian Johnson is "not dumbing anything down," says the actor. READ MORE

  5. 'Star Wars: Episode VIII': Don't Hold Your Breath Waiting for a Title

    3:43 pm PDT 08/26/2016
    Number of comments:

    "It's going to be a while before it's released," says Daisy Ridley. READ MORE

  6. How Star Wars Celebration Europe Prioritized Fans Over Media

    12:07 pm PDT 07/18/2016
    Number of comments:

    Was the low-news output from the three-day 'Star Wars' fan event a good thing for fandom? READ MORE

  7. 'Star Wars: Episode VIII' Director Reveals New Details and a Secret Cameo

    8:07 am PDT 07/17/2016
    Number of comments:

    Rian Johnson shares secrets from the set at Star Wars Celebration Europe. READ MORE

    See All Videos

  8. 'Star Wars,' 'Spectre' Help Boost Pinewood Annual Revenue, Earnings

    11:22 pm PDT 07/10/2016
    Number of comments:

    Europe's largest provider of studio space has no update on its "ongoing" strategic review, with its CEO saying that the weaker pound due to the Brexit vote "is undoubtedly positive for our international customers." READ MORE

  9. 'Star Wars: Episode VIII' and 'Han Solo' Directors to Attend London Fan Event

    1:28 pm PDT 06/29/2016
    Number of comments:

    Rian Johnson, Phil Lord and Chris Miller will talk with Kathleen Kennedy about the future of 'Star Wars' during a Sunday afternoon panel. READ MORE

    See All Videos

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

    2:18 pm PDT 06/27/2016
    Number of comments:

    Misdirection or plot teaser? READ MORE

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

    10:33 am PDT 06/09/2016
    Number of comments:

    Rian Johnson's most recent 'Episode VIII' set photo hits the internet. READ MORE

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

    1:47 pm PDT 06/01/2016
    Number of comments:

    "Go mbeidh an fórsa leat!! — May the force be with you!!" READ MORE

  13. Where Are the Asian-American Movie Stars?

    6:45 am PDT 05/09/2016
    Number of comments:

    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

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

    12:06 pm PDT 04/26/2016
    Number of comments:

    The upcoming book will reveal the origins of the Resistance and the First Order. READ MORE

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

    2:12 pm PST 02/29/2016
    Number of comments:

    "Luke is so cool in this one," actress says of the 2017 follow-up to 'The Force Awakens.' READ MORE

    See All Videos

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

    6:14 am PST 02/15/2016
    Number of comments:

    Newcomer Kelly Marie Tran also has joined the cast of the film, which started shooting Monday. READ MORE

    See All Videos

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

    5:00 am PST 01/27/2016
    Number of comments:

    "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

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

    9:39 pm PST 12/14/2015
    Number of comments:

    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

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

    5:40 pm PST 11/09/2015
    Number of comments:

    The official Japanese trailer for 'Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens.' READ MORE

  20. Disney Shares Fall After Reporting Mixed Quarterly Earnings

    1:24 pm PST 11/05/2015
    Number of comments:

    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

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

    8:04 am PDT 10/26/2015
    Number of comments:

    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