STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS took home the Emmy for Outstanding Special Class – Animation at the 40th Anniversary Daytime Emmy Awards on Sunday, June 16, 2013. This is in addition to David Tennant’s win for Outstanding Performer in an Animated Program for his guest appearance as the Jedi droid Huyang in the series’ fifth […]
According to Dave Filoni’s Facebook page, David Tennant (Doctor Who, Fright Night) has won the Emmy for Outstanding Performance in an Animated Program for his work as Huyang on STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS! Congratulations, Mr. Tennant, on your win! PHOTO SOURCE: Dave Filoni’s Facebook Page
Theme Park Insider is reporting that Walt Disney World in Florida is going to get an expansion to their Disney Hollywood Studios: Star Wars Land. This appears to be a five-year project, putting completion in 2018, though Disney could choose to throw money at it and accelerate it by a year. There’s more info in […]
Yahoo! OMG! has a series of quotes from George Lucas discussing J.J. Abrams and STAR WARS: EPISODE VII. “I think he understands the whole thing and how it works…. And if he doesn’t, [Lucasfilms president] Kathy [Kennedy] will keep it straight,” he added with a laugh. Check out the article for more.
According to the Official Site, prequel concept artists Doug Chiang and Iian McCaig have returned to Lucasfilm for work on future STAR WARS films. Artists Doug Chiang and Iain McCaig, both instrumental in shaping the look of the STAR WARS saga, reunited at the start of this year as part of the team Lucasfilm President […]
There have been some rumors going around the internet today regarding story elements and casting for EPISODE VII. I read them this morning and didn’t post them as right off the bat, they struck me as wishful thinking by an overzealous fan. Now, Drew McWeeney over at Hitfix has a piece debunking the rumors.
I’m currently watching the livestream of EA’s presentation at E3 where they just showed a teaser video for a new game simply titled STAR WARS: BATTLEFRONT. The video showed a snowy landscape, followed by a snowspeeder crashing and the foot of an AT-AT stomping down. Stay tuned as I’m sure more info will be released […]
STAR WARS: EPISODE VII director J.J. Abrams recently discussed the upcoming film at the Produced By conference. It seems the film is still on track to begin shooting early in 2014. “We are, most likely, if all goes as planned, going to be moving to London at the end of the year for the STAR […]
Last week’s announcement of the new STAR WARS animated series, Rebels, while not entirely unexpected was still quite a surprise. It opens up a whole new era in STAR WARS film/television storytelling, allowing us at long last to experience the “dark times” on screen. There’s a lot they can explore, but after giving it some […]
A few tidbits related to STAR WARS video games have hit in the past few days. They are: Visceral Games has begun hiring for their STAR WARS game in development (via Solo Gig) Looks like the acclaimed RPG, Knights of the Old Republic, is coming to the iPad (via IGN) A new Battlefront game seems […]