Is this when Star Wars Episode 8’s new trailer lands?

Star Wars: The Last Jedi is released in three months' time, but fans are still desperate for another trailer. Our first – and only – proper look at Episode 8 arrived during Star Wars Celebration, with a behind-the-scenes video also released in July and Force Friday passing without another

Carrie Fisher’s daughter auditioned for Star Wars’ Rey

Carrie Fisher's daughter Billie Lourd has revealed that she could have had a major role in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Billie made her acting debut as Lieutenant Connix opposite her mum in The Force Awakens, appearing briefly in a couple of scenes, but she has now revealed on

Star Wars’ Rian Johnson responds to Episode 9 rumour

Alongside JJ Abrams, Star Wars: The Last Jedi's Rian Johnson has been tipped to take over directing Episode 9. Last week, Colin Trevorrow dropped out of directing the movie after being attached for more than two years, with Lucasfilm releasing a statement that the company and Trevorrow had "mutually

Thor: Ragnarok’s Taika Waititi mocks Star Wars director changes

Taika Waititi clearly isn't afraid of Disney bosses, as he's taken a swipe at Colin Trevorrow's Star Wars exit. Last night (September 5), Trevorrow became the second surprise Star Wars directing casualty when he dropped out of Episode 9, following on from Christopher Miller and Phil Lord leaving the

John Boyega confirms Tom Hardy’s Last Jedi cameo

John Boyega seems to have confirmed that Tom Hardy will have a cameo in Star Wars: The Last Jedi, alongside Princes William and Harry. Earlier this year, Hardy was rumoured to be playing a Stormtrooper friend of Finn's in Episode 8, a bit like when Daniel Craig cameoed as

George Lucas still has his say on how the Jedi work

George Lucas might be retired, but he's still having his input on the Star Wars franchise. But before you start worrying that The Last Jedi will focus on the taxation of trade routes, it seems that Lucas is mainly concerned with the Jedi. "He'll whisper in my ear every now

Turns out Star Wars’ Rey is not keen on Luke…

We've been given another tease about Rey and Luke Skywalker's relationship in Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Back in April, Daisy Ridley hinted that Luke (Mark Hamill) might not be what Rey expected as "it's difficult to meet your heroes", and now it seems that Rey might not like

Finn is having serious second thoughts in The Last Jedi

John Boyega has revealed that Finn isn't exactly up for the fight in Star Wars: The Last Jedi. The Force Awakens saw the ex-stormtrooper left critically wounded at the hands of Kylo Ren, so it's perhaps no surprise that he won't be raring to go straightaway as it got

Star Wars’ John Boyega once starred in bizarre anti-drug ad

Some of John Boyega's earlier work is a world far, far away from Star Wars. Appearing on last night's (August 8) The Late Late Show with James Corden, he was re-introduced to a bizarre anti-drug advert he once appeared in, the zombie-themed Killer Weed. Yes, really."To clear my name, this