‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ Redefines Padmé Amidala’s Star Wars Legacy Through Leia

‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ Redefines Padmé Amidala’s Star Wars Legacy Through Leia

Obi-Wan Kenobi‘s most heart-wrenching moment so far is devoid of lightsabers and Darth Vader. Instead, it’s focused on the characters that often play supporting roles to the Star Wars saga’s biggest heroes. In Episode 3, young Leia (Vivien Lyra Blair) realizes that Obi-Wan (Ewan McGregor) knew her birth mother. As they ride in a transport … Read more

Top secrets of the Spielberg classic revealed

Top secrets of the Spielberg classic revealed

This Saturday, “ET the Extra-Terrestrial” turns 40. But the iconic alien doesn’t look a day over 10 million — his approximate age in a novelization of the 1982 film. Steven Spielberg’s family drama, in which a young boy named Elliott (Henry Thomas) finds a lost alien in his yard, was an instant classic. It made … Read more

Star Wars Celebration 2022 Cosplay, Mandalorian Gallery

Star Wars Celebration 2022 Cosplay, Mandalorian Gallery

Photo: Reedpop Star Wars Celebration has come to an end, and with it, a flood of news about what’s to come for Disney and Lucasfilm’s franchise. As always, that also meant plenty of incredible cosplay to marvel at. We got some photos for you earlier during the event, and now here’s one final deluge of … Read more

Disney+ announces new Star Wars series lineup during four-day Star Wars Celebration event in Anaheim

Tv reigns over film: The Star Wars franchise has shifted much of its focus on to its television projects, in the wake of the underwhelming performance of the film, Solo: A Star Wars Story

The world of Star Wars is continuing to expand via television. Following the underwhelming box office performance of Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018), Disney decided to slow down the production of Star Wars theatrical blockbusters, opting instead for a streaming push on its Disney+ platform. And the lineup of shows on the Disney docket … Read more

Tales of the Jedi Animated Shorts Announced

Tales of the Jedi Animated Shorts Announced

Image: lucasfilm When it’s not devoting entire sagas to one specific character gold faction, Star Wars is putting out anthology adventures covering different slices of George Lucas’ space opera. Star Wars Visions offered us a different look at all parts of the galaxy, but the next anthology series is going a different route by narrowing … Read more

Val Kilmer’s Madmartigan will be back in the Willow Disney+ sequel series

'Madmartigan lives on': Val Kilmer's Madmartigan will be back in the upcoming Disney+ show Willow, which is a TV series sequel to the 1988 fantasy movie of the same name.  Seen in 2019

Val Kilmer’s Madmartigan will be back in the upcoming Disney+ show Willow, which is a TV series sequel to the 1988 fantasy movie of the same name. In an interview with Yahoo Entertainment, executive producer Jonathan Kasdan and returning star Warwick Davis confirmed that the 62-year-old actor, who played the heroic warrior in the original … Read more

Ewan McGregor’s solid Jedi return

Ewan McGregor's solid Jedi return

Whether you love George Lucas’ “Star Wars” prequels like a cuddly Ewok, or hate them with the power of a thousand Death Stars, it’s hard to deny that Ewan McGregor was a smash as young Obi-Wan Kenobi back in 1999. tv-review On Disney+. New episodes out every Friday. Twenty-three years ago — long before origin … Read more

Season 1, Episodes 1 and 2

Season 1, Episodes 1 and 2

Obi-Wan KenobiImage: lucasfilm There’s a moment early on in the first episode of Obi-Wan Kenobi‘s two-part premiere that, while an astute observation about how the Jedi work as characters, seems explicitly designed to be an explanation for why everything happens the way it does: Reva, the Sith Inquisitor known as Third Sister (Moses Ingram), notes … Read more

Obi-Wan Kenobi Star Avoided Watching Rebels to Play His Villain

Obi-Wan Kenobi Star Avoided Watching Rebels to Play His Villain

Obi-Wan Kenobi will premiere on the Disney+ streaming service next week and hype for the series is at an all-time high. The series is set to bring back Ewan McGregor as the titular character and Hayden Christensen as Darth Vader, as well as introduce us to a major Star Wars antagonist in live-action. The series … Read more

New Star Wars Films Explained by Lucasfilm’s Kathleen Kennedy

New Star Wars Films Explained by Lucasfilm's Kathleen Kennedy

“We are moving on from the Skywalkersaga,” says Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy. So no more Rey?Picture: lucasfilm Now that youhe Skywalker Saga is over, what exactly is has Star Wars movie? It’s a question Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy has-been dealing with on a daily basis for years. Things on the streaming side are purring along … Read more