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Can BB-8 be made even cuter? Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens announced 1:53

Disney has teamed up with Warner Bros. and developer TT Games to produce an upcoming video game adaptation of Star Wars: The Force Awakens that renders its starring cast as Lego miniatures.
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Gwendoline Christie confirms that Captain Phasma will return for Star Wars: Episode VIII

Many were disappointed at how little screen time Gwendoline Christie's Captain Phasma received in The Force Awakens, but the character is coming back for Episode VIII and is expected to see an expanded role.
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Box office hits and misses: Kung Fu Panda 3 beats The Revenant and Star Wars

The third installment of the Kung Fu Panda franchise managed to win the weekend, beating both The Revenant and Star Wars: The Force Awakens to give DreamWorks' animated sequel the top spot.
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Star Wars Episode IX may film partially in space, says director Colin Trevorrow

As part of the Power of Story: The Art of Film panel at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival, Jurassic World director Colin Trevorrow expressed interest in filming scenes for the third installment in the new Star Wars trilogy in outer space.
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Harrison Ford to help hype Star Wars theme park attractions during Disney special

The scruffy-looking nerf-herder himself will appear during a Disney TV special, giving fans a behind-the-scenes look at some of the attractions in development for Star Wars-themed stretches of Disneyland and Walt Disney World.
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Live-action Star Wars series not coming to TV land anytime soon

Thanks to the streaming revolution, television has experienced a renaissance in recent years -- but it doesn't look like we'll be seeing live-action Star Wars on the small screen for the foreseeable future.
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Disney delays Star Wars: Episode VIII, replaces it with Jack Sparrow

Star Wars fans dying to see Episode VIII will have their patience tested. Disney has announced that the theatrical release of the film has been pushed back to December 2017, with Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales taking over…
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Luke’s Empire Strikes Back blaster expected to haul in $300,000 at auction

Proving that nothing from the Star Wars universe comes cheap, Luke Skywalker's blaster from Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back is expected to sell for six figures at auction
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Colin Trevorrow teases 'profoundly satisfying' Star Wars reveal for Rey's ancestry

According to Star Wars: Episode IX director Colin Treverrow, fans who were left with questions about Rey’s ancestry will likely have them answered in one or perhaps both of the upcoming sequels
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Colin Trevorrow laughs off petition to let George Lucas helm Star Wars: Episode IX

Colin Trevorrow isn't taking a push to replace him as director of Star Wars: Episode IX too seriously, based on his response in a new interview. Over 20,000 fans have signed a petition calling for George Lucas to helm the upcoming film.
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Shortlist of young Han Solo actors includes Miles Teller, Dave Franco, and more

Disney and Lucasfilm are in the final stages of the search for a young Han Solo, whittling down auditions and screen tests from thousands of actors into a shortlist of around a dozen, including Scott Eastwood, James Franco, Whiplash's Miles…
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Star Wars: The Force Awakens continues record streak in China

Star Wars: The Force Awakens continues its record breaking streak in China and blows right past Avatar's domestic box office record. The movie is on its way to potentially become the globally highest grossing film of all time.