Sci-fi tribes: from Trekkies to Browncoats

Sci-fi tribes: from Trekkies to Browncoats

After police were called to break up Star Wars and Doctor Who enthusiasts at the Norwich Sci-Fi and Film convention, it’s best to know your fandoms to avoid similar intergalactic clashes  On the rampage … Cybermen. Photograph: Alex Lentati The fourth annual Norwich Sci-Fi and Film convention should have been a peaceful affair. A day […]

STAR WARS, RIDLEY SCOTT, AND THE STATE OF MODERN SCI-FI

STAR WARS, RIDLEY SCOTT, AND THE STATE OF MODERN SCI-FI

For sci-fi film fans, 2017 is earmarked to be a banner year. Science fiction movies are arriving in abundance. Here’s a quick rundown of sci-fi goodies this year: Alien: Covenant, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, War for the Planet of the Apes, Life,Kong: Skull Island, Valerian and the City […]

‘Star Wars’: Emilia Clarke Cast in Han Solo Stand-Alone Movie

‘Star Wars’: Emilia Clarke Cast in Han Solo Stand-Alone Movie

“Clarke’s role will round out a dynamic cast of characters that Han and Chewie will encounter on their adventures.” Games of Thrones actress Emilia Clarke has been cast in the upcoming stand-alone Han Solo film, according to the official Star Wars website.”StarWars.com is excited to announce that Clarke, known for her stirring portrayal of Daenerys […]

Star Wars 8: Is Benicio Del Toro Related to This Classic Trilogy Villain?

Star Wars 8: Is Benicio Del Toro Related to This Classic Trilogy Villain?

Big movie studios generally like to keep some level of secrecy in place when it comes to highly-anticipated movies, but when it comes to Star Wars, it is on an entirely different level. Disney and Lucasfilm only recently revealed that the official title for Star Wars 8 is Star Wars: The Last Jedi and we […]

Woody Harrelson Joins Star Wars Han Solo Prequel Film (and Is Good at Ping Pong)

Woody Harrelson Joins Star Wars Han Solo Prequel Film (and Is Good at Ping Pong)

The Force is strong with Woody Harrelson! The 55-year-old actor has been officially cast in the new, still-untitled Star Warsstandalone film centering around a young Han Solo, which serves as a prequel to the original trilogy. “We couldn’t be more excited to work with an artist with as much depth and range as Woody,” directors Phil […]

ABC confirms ‘conversations’ are underway for potential Star Wars TV series | Blastr

It’s no surprise that Disney is looking to leverage its billion-dollar investment in the Star Wars franchise, and it’s only a matter of time before the universe heads to the small screen. Turns out, Lucasfilm is already meeting with ABC about possibilities. Source: ABC confirms ‘conversations’ are underway for potential Star Wars TV series | […]