Category: The Last Jedi

SWCE 2016 News Roundup Pt. 3: Ahsoka Untold Tales and Future Filmmaker Discussion Panels Announced

Twilight of the ApprenticeFans of Ahsoka Tano and those interested in the films beyond Rogue One have something to really look forward to at Star Wars Celebration Europe 2016 (July 15-17), as two newly announced panels look to spill the proverbial Jawa beans on those subjects. First off, Ahsoka’s Untold Tales features Dave Filoni, Pablo Hildalgo, and Ashley Eckstein (the voice of Ahsoka Tano herself!), who will discuss the character’s, “…past, from her discovery by the Jedi Order as a young child, to her adventures in unproduced episodes of The Clone Wars, to the chapters of her life newly revealed in the Ahsoka novel and more!” As someone who went to Celebration Anahiem 2015’s Untold Clone Wars panel, where they revealed tons of new content, this is sure to be an absolute must-see for Ahsoka fans. Secondly, the Future Filmmaker Discussion includes Rian Johnson (director for Ep.VIII), Chris Miller and Phil Lord (directors of the untitled Han Solo film), Kathleen Kennedy, Kiri Hart, and Pablo Hildalgo as they, “…close out the weekend’s festivities on a high note!” Which, even if it’s just title reveals for both projects, would certainly be a high note for me. Continue reading “SWCE 2016 News Roundup Pt. 3: Ahsoka Untold Tales and Future Filmmaker Discussion Panels Announced”

Episode VIII Begins Production, New Cast Announced

The Force Awakens hitting theater screens back in December is still a fresh memory, but Episode VIII has spared no time as it’s officially beginning production. Today the official site revealed the teaser you see above, as well as three new cast members: Benicio Del Toro, Laura Dern, and Kelly Marie Tran. Below is more from the press release and details on the new cast.  Continue reading “Episode VIII Begins Production, New Cast Announced”

First Star Wars Stand-Alone Titled, Ep. VIII Gets Release Date

Gareth, Felicity, and Rian

Rogue One lit the internet on fire when it was initially announced, while Rian Johnson’s Ep. VIII locks down its release date, the official site confirms. I do my best to stay calm with the details below. Continue reading “First Star Wars Stand-Alone Titled, Ep. VIII Gets Release Date”