Home > Star Wars News

Star Wars News

Rumor: Disneyland’ Innoventions To Reopen In November With Star Wars/Marvel Focus


In March, Disney closed Innoventions exhibit hall in Disneyland’s Tomorrowland with no official word of the classic walk-through attraction’s fate. Rumors are circling that the Orange County based theme park will be replacing the interior of Innoventions with a Marvel/Star Wars focus. Find out the Innoventions Marvel Star Wars details after the jump. The new rumblings come from MousePlanet who ...

Read More »

‘Star Wars’ Star Jake Lloyd Beat His Mom Weeks Before Crash Suffers from Schizophrenia


‘Star Wars‘ actor Jake Lloyd — who played Anakin Skywalker — suffers from schizophrenia, went off his meds and attacked his mother before his latest police run-in… TMZ has learned. We’ve learned that the Indianapolis Metro Police Department was called on March 26 to report the assault. During her interview with cops, Lloyd’s mother, Lisa revealed Jake has schizophrenia and was off his meds. ...

Read More »

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Is Everything A Star Wars Junkie Would Want Out Of The Film According To Greg Grunberg


Actor Greg Grunberg has worked with childhood friend and director J.J. Abrams on many projects, from Felicity to the Lost pilot, to Alias. Next, he’ll take a role in Abrams Star Wars: The Force Awakens. While he’s remaining as secretive as anyone would expect when it comes to concrete details concerning the film, Grunberg tells EW that fans have plenty to look ...

Read More »

179 days until Star Wars: ‘Rebels’ opens to the door to Vader/Obi-Wan showdown


While the full second season of “Star Wars Rebels” won’t hit Disney XD until later this year, the benevolent overlords at Lucasfilm graciously gave fans a gift: a one-hour special that moves the rebels from an independent freedom fighting cell to part of the overreaching rebellion against the Empire. It also set up the pins nicely for the ultimate showdown…eventually. ...

Read More »

Star Wars: The Force Awakens actor assures: ‘It’s gonna be incredible’


Secretive too: Even iconic actors couldn’t take home scripts to memorize lines Imagine your best friend is directing a Star Wars movie and he wants you to be in the film. That’s what happened to actor Greg Grunberg (Heroes, Lost), who was called by his longtime buddy and frequent collaborator J.J. Abrams after the Star Trek director landed The Force Awakens. Below Grunberg, who is signed for three films ...

Read More »

Ashley Eckstein Talks Ahsoka Tano’s Return in Star Wars Rebels


In the season finale of Star Wars Rebels Season 1, the mysterious Fulcrum was revealed to be Anakin Skywalker’s former padawan, Ahsoka Tano. On Saturday, during the Rebels Season 2 premiere, we were able to see the fully gown version of “Snips”, who is now a Jedi Master in her own right. The Voice behind Ahsoka, Ashley Eckstein, sat down ...

Read More »

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Has Already Broken a World Record, Watch out Jurassic World


The Force is awake, and it is HUNGRY.   If the success of the Force Awakens trailer is any indication, there’s a massive asteroid hurtling towards Jurassic World‘s box office record, and it’s got Star Wars etched into its surface. The odds of survival are 3,720 to 1. According to Guinness World Records, the Star Wars sequel’s trailer (this one, specifically) is now officially certified ...

Read More »

‘Star Wars’ Actor Jake Broadbent Arrested After High-Speed Chase


A child actor famous for his role in a “Star Wars” prequel was arrested last week after leading South Carolina police on a 25-mile high-speed chase, Colleton County Sheriff’s Sgt. Kyle Strickland told NBC News on Sunday. Strickland identified the actor as Jake Broadbent, 26, formerly known as Jake Lloyd, who played Anakin Skywalker in “Star Wars: Episode I — ...

Read More »

Fighting they are! Yoda Wars break out as Romanian street performers dressed as the Star Wars character battle each other for the most lucrative pitches in Trafalgar Square


Up to 30 street performers – many of the Yodas – fight for £20 a day spots Many from the same Romanian town and are controlled by gangmasters Council to bring in new rules to deal with problems with pitch battles  War has broken out between mainly Romanian street performers all dressed as Star Wars character Yoda who regularly fight ...

Read More »