Laura Dern hints that she’s a Star Wars villain

Laura Dern's upcoming role in Star Wars: The Last Jedi has been shrouded in (almost) total mystery – until now. Not only do we now know her character's name – and her awesome hair colour – we've also been given the tiniest of hints about her allegiance, and it's

Star Wars: The Last Jedi DOES feature Princes William and Harry

John Boyega has confirmed that Star Wars: The Last Jedi does feature Princes William and Harry as Stormtroopers. Last year, the Princes visited the set of the new movie, leading to rumours about them cameoing in The Last Jedi, much like Daniel Craig appeared as a Stormtrooper in The

Star Wars: The Last Jedi’s baby porgs are REALLY gross

Disney is going into overdrive to position Star Wars: The Last Jedi's porgs as the cutest thing since the coal dust creatures in Spirited Away. Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy even promised that we would see baby porgs, which would no doubt turn the cuteometer up to 11, right? WRONG.A Japanese

Rag & Bone Is Releasing a Chic Star Wars Collection For the "Modern Jedi"

The Force is coming to the fashion industry. Rag & Bone just announced it would be releasing a capsule collection entirely inspired by Star Wars in anticipation of the franchise's eighth film. The expansive collection consists of clothes, shoes, and accessories in contrasting colors that are meant to represent the

Star Wars’ Mark Hamill responds to Last Jedi fan theory

Mark Hamill has responded to that Star Wars: The Last Jedi fan theory that Luke Skywalker is the villain. Alongside the release of the new trailer, a new Last Jedi poster showed Luke at the back of the poster, leading to a theory that linked all Star Wars posters

Star Wars’ Carrie Fisher wanted to honour female fans

Carrie Fisher wanted General Leia Organa to honour the female Star Wars fans who grew up watching the character. Talking to Yahoo! Movies, director Rian Johnson reflected on Fisher's influence on The Last Jedi's script, with the late star having been determined that Leia's moments in the new movie

Star Wars fans in tears over Carrie Fisher’s dog

Carrie Fisher's beloved dog watches her in the new Star Wars: The Last Jedi trailer [Gary Fisher/Instagram]Gary Fisher, the dog of the late iconic actress, broke hearts after he was seen watching the newly-released trailer for The Last Jedi.Carrie Fisher, who died age 60 last year, returns to her role of

Here’s why Star Wars’ Kylo Ren wears a helmet

You might think Kylo Ren is wearing a helmet in homage to Darth Vader in Star Wars, but that's not the case. While Star Wars: The Last Jedi doesn't have a panel at New York Comic Con, a booth has given us some little details about Kylo Ren (Adam

Star Wars: The Last Jedi is officially finished

Star Wars: The Last Jedi is now completely finished ahead of its December release date. Director Rian Johnson has confirmed that Episode 8 has wrapped on Instagram with a photo from the editing suite: "Aaaand that's a wrap on the hardest working post production team in the galaxy. Going

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