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'Game of Thrones' showrunners David Benioff, DB Weiss confirmed as new 'Star Wars' writers

"Game of Thrones" showrunners David Benioff and DB Weiss have been officially confirmed as the writers of the new "Star Wars" film.

May 15, 2019, 12:53 PM IST

Ishaan Khatter calls Deepika Padukone Chewbacca

Ishaan compared her mirror selfie with Chewbacca. 

May 08, 2019, 19:00 PM IST

Iconic Darth Vader suit up for auction in Los Angeles

The original Darth Vader costume from the "Star Wars" saga is up for auction, where it is estimated to fetch between $1-$2 million.

May 04, 2019, 23:37 PM IST

'Star Wars' actor Peter Mayhew dies at 74

Peter Mayhew, the towering actor who donned a huge, furry costume to give life to the rugged-and-beloved character of Chewbacca in the original "Star Wars" trilogy and two other films, has died, his family said Thursday.

May 03, 2019, 23:35 PM IST

Peter Mayhew, actor who played Chewbacca in 'Star Wars' movies, dies at 74

Mayhew, whose face was never seen in the "Star Wars" films - his entire body was always clothed in his Wookiee costume - died at his north Texas home on April 30.

May 03, 2019, 05:32 AM IST

Marvel to release new 'Star Wars' comics in July

Marvel has more in store for its fans, as it announced that new `Star Wars` comics are set to be unveiled in July this year. On Saturday, the panel revealed that the upcoming `Star Wars: Age of Resistance` series would largely focus on the characters from the new trilogy of movies, The Hollywood Reporter confirmed.

Apr 14, 2019, 11:01 AM IST

Gina Carano joins cast of 'The Mandalorian'

Actor Gina Carano has come aboard the cast of "Star Wars" TV series "The Mandalorian".

Nov 15, 2018, 11:32 AM IST

Diego Luna to lead 'Star Wars' spin-off series

The "Rogue One" prequel will be set in the early years of the Rebellion and is described as a "rousing spy thriller".

Nov 09, 2018, 13:39 PM IST

Rana feels 'Baahubali' similar to 'Star Wars'

'Baahubali: The Beginning' and 'Baahubali 2: The Conclusion' stars Prabhas and Rana as the male protagonists. The film`s story is about the battle for the ownership of an ancient kingdom between two brothers. The story is woven together in two parts with dance, music, emotion and drama.

Oct 23, 2018, 17:16 PM IST

'Star Wars' fans promised an up-close look at Vader in virtual reality

The franchise is based on the original 1977 science-fiction movie set in a galaxy far, far away.

 

Sep 27, 2018, 12:03 PM IST

After Avengers and Star Wars, Kama Sutra trailer is the 3rd most watched in history of YouTube

A Mira Nair directorial 'Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love' jostled the Indian film industry when it first came to the fore in 1996. Although the film was banned in India and Pakistan due to its content, the trailer of the film has become the third most watched trailer on YouTube after Avengers and Star Wars.

Jun 28, 2018, 14:40 PM IST

Black Panther surpasses Titanic, becomes 3rd biggest grosser ever in US

'Black Panther', featuring an all-black cast, falls behind 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' and 'Avatar', with a domestic total of $659.3 million till Friday.

Apr 08, 2018, 19:38 PM IST

'Game of Thrones' creators to make new 'Star Wars' films

Star Wars is one of the most lucrative and influential movie franchise of all time

Feb 07, 2018, 10:34 AM IST

'Star Wars' producer Allison Shearmur passes away

Allison Shearmur, who produced films like The Hunger Games, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and the upcoming Solo: A Star Wars Story, died today at a Hospital in Los Angeles. She was 53. However, the cause of her death was not known immediately, reports the Hollywood Reporter.

Jan 20, 2018, 11:11 AM IST

George Lucas always knew he went too far with Phantom Menace

Meanwhile, the latest entrant in the franchise The Last Jedi is also garnering some really polarizing reviews from the audiences.

Dec 29, 2017, 13:24 PM IST

Ridley Scott feels he is too dangerous for 'Star Wars' films

Director Ridley Scott has said that Disney will never allow him to helm a "Star Wars" movie as he feels he is "too dangerous" for it.

Dec 28, 2017, 17:18 PM IST

Mark Hamill, Billie Lourd pay tribute to Carrie Fisher on death anniversary

Among those who remembered the actress were Billie Lourd (daughter of Carrie Fisher)

Dec 28, 2017, 10:21 AM IST

Adam Driver had no qualms stripping off in Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Johnson said that the 34-year-old actor, who plays the part of Kylo Ren in the science-fiction series, is in good physical condition.

Dec 24, 2017, 17:37 PM IST

'The Last Jedi' cruises toward $200 million domestic debut

The movie brought in $45 million in the United States and Canada on Thursday night, second only to the $57 million from 2015's 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens.' That film went on to generate more than $2 billion worldwide. 

Dec 16, 2017, 10:21 AM IST

NASA to screen 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' for astronauts aboard ISS

Rian Johnson's space opera will be screened at the ISS with the American space agency sending a screener to the astronauts.

Dec 14, 2017, 13:15 PM IST