Star Wars: Episode IX Cast Revealed

The official Star Wars website has updated with the reveal of the cast for Star Wars: Episode IX.  The confirmed returning cast includes: Daisy Ridley Adam Driver John Boyega Oscar Issac  Lupita Nyong’o Domhnall Gleeson Kelly Marie Tran Joonas Suotamo Billie Lourd Mark Hamill Anthony Daniels New cast members include Noami Ackie and Richard E. Grant who’s roles are currently not confirmed at this time. As reported earlier, Billy Dee Williams will return to reprise his role as Lando Calrissian. It has also been reported that Carrie Fisher will reprise her role as…

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Billy Dee Williams to Reprise Lando Calrissian in Star Wars Episode IX

The Hollywood Reporter has recently reported that Billy Dee Williams will be returning to reprise his role as Lando Calrissian in Star Wars: Episode IX.  Currently it is unknown how much of a significance his character will play in the story especially since the film is still quite early in development.  He will be joining alongside Keri Russell, who’s role has not been confirmed at this time. For those who aren’t familiar with the character, Lando Calrissian is an old friend of Han Solo, who made his debut appearance in Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back. He would later…

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Review: Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi 6 Inch Black Series Rey (Island Journey)

Hello Hero Club, this is Darkon633 and I am back with another toy review. Personally I think it is amazing how fast Hasbro’s design methods have evolved throught the course of the last 5 years. With the start of the 6 Inch Black Series line there have been several mishaps on either the paint schemes or overall designs of the figures throughout the course of the line. With the Force Awakens, the momentum really picked up, however it didn’t really become good until now. With Rey in her “Island Journey” attire…

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi 4K UHD MovieNEX Premium BOX Release Announced

CDJapan recently opened pre-orders for the Star Wars: The Last Jedi 4K UHD MovieNEX Premium BOX, which will have a limited release in Japan on April 25 priced at 15,000 yen ($140.37 USD). The release will include: Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi 4K UltraHD Blu-ray  Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi 3D/2D Blu-ray Exclusive S.H.Figuarts BB-8 figure  Metacolle Star Wars Logo Steelbook Seven Art Cards CD Japan provided an official product description A set of a 4K UltraHD Blu-ray andfor the film “Star Wars: The Last Jedi.” Also includes digital copy (cloud compatible)…

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Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi Home Video Release Details Revealed

The official Star Wars website has updated with the home video release details for Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi. The film will first be released digitally on March 13 and will be released later on Blu-ray/4K Ultra HD/DVD, on March 27.  The official Star Wars website also revealed the film’s extra features, which include: The Director and the Jedi – Go deep behind the scenes with writer-director Rian Johnson on an intimate and personal journey through the production of the movie—and experience what it’s like to helm a global franchise and cultural phenomenon. Balance of the Force – Explore the…

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Review: Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi 3.75 Inch Rey (Island Journey)

Hello Hero Club, this is Darkon633 and I am back with another toy review. Rey (Island Journey) may not be the most unique version of the character released so far, but it is nice to see an update to the articulation. While I do enjoy many of the new sculpts since Hasbro has upped their game in that department it is sad to see that many Lightsaber wielding characters don’t have enough articulation to pull off stunts. The articulation on this version of Rey is not perfect, but it is…

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Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi Behind the Scenes Video Streamed

USA Today has posted a new behind the scenes video for Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi.  The video features Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi’s director, Rian Johnson, as he talks about his involvement in the project. The video also features some thoughts from Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Mark Hamill, & Carrie Fisher.  The video also showcases another look at the set of the film, which includes a look inside & outside the Millennium Falcon and more.  Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi will premiere in theaters on December 17.  Source: USA Today

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Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi Official Trailer Streamed

The official Star Wars Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi.  The latest trailer delves deeper into the film’s story and it is looking to be quite epic.  Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi will premiere in theaters on December 15. Tickets for the film are currently available via Fandango for those who are interested. Source: Star Wars

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Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi Official Theatrical Poster Revealed

The official Star Wars website has updated with an official theatrical poster reveal for Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi.  Tickets for the film are currently available via Fandango for those who are interested.  A trailer for the film will premiere later tonight.   Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi will premiere in theaters on December 15. Source: Star Wars

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