Disney and Lucasfilm, have announced that the next film in the saga will be out on December 15 2017, it was originally scheduled for the summer of that year.
The sequel will be directed this time by Rian Johnson, known for films like Brick and Looper. According to Disney’s CEO Bob Iger, Johnson already started rolling cameras while making his own little adjustments to the Star Wars universe. However, J.J. Abrams, director of Star Wars: Episode VII, will only be involved as an executive producer.
The actor Greg Gunberg, life-long friend of Abrams who played the role of Temmin Wexley in the previous movie said that Abrams had read the script of the new Star Wars movie and [...]
With Star Wars: The Force Awakens breaking almost every box office record, it was only a matter of time until it finally surpassed Avatar.
J. J. Abrams latest installment in the Star Wars series Star Wars: The Force Awakens has made box office history as it is the first movie since 2009 to top the domestic haul which was done by Avatar. The Force Awakens has now passed Avatar’s $760.5 million and has now claimed the number one spot. It took James Cameron’s 3D breakthrough months to reach the #1 spot while the J. J. Abrams helmed Star Wars not only beat that record but did it in a mere 3 weeks.
Even though [...]
10 years from now people will ask you, where were you on Dec. 18th the day Star Wars was officially back, a return that shows with Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The movie has already broken almost every box office record ever held has already made over an enormous $1.5 billion dollars worldwide. Some analysts suggest it might also top Avatar’s #1 spot. With all this success you have to wonder what the cast was paid for such a record breaking movie. New reports shed some light on how much the stars of Star Wars: The Force Awakens salaries were paid.
Reports are indicating that Harrison Ford was the highest paid star with his salary being somewhere in the eight-figure [...]
The title for the upcoming Star Wars film has officially been announced via a tweet from @StarWars
Star Wars: The Force Awakens has completed principal photography. #StarWarsVII #TheForceAwakens pic.twitter.com/mFTP9YbKNN
— Star Wars (@starwars) November 6, 2014
The tweet has also confirmed that principal photography for the eagerly anticipated film has finished.
The new Star Wars film is directed by J.J Abrams and stars Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Harrison Ford, Domhnall Gleeson, Andy Serkis, Gwendolie Christie, Oscar Isaac and Luptia Nyong’o.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens is set for release on December 18, 2015.