Matt Smith Joins Star Wars Episode IX Cast

Variety has reported that Matt Smith is joining the cast of Star Wars: Episode IX. Currently his role is under wraps, but it is great to see his inclusion in the cast. Matt Smith is most famous for his role as the 11th Doctor in Doctor Who and also as a physical embodiment of Skynet in Terminator Genisys. He will be joining alongside Dominic Monaghan as some of the newest members of the cast that will be featured in the final episode of the new Star Wars trilogy. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates. Star Wars Episode…

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Dominic Monaghan Joins Star Wars Episode IX Cast

Deadline has reported that Dominic Monaghan will be joining the cast of Star Wars Episode IX. According to Deadline, Monaghan originally publicized that he was interested in joining the Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens cast so he will soon be joining a world set in a galaxy far far away. Dominic Monaghan is most famous for his role as Merry, one of Frodo’s wingman in the Lord of the Rings Trilogy. Dominic Monaghan had this to say about his inclusion in the film’s cast. “The galaxy far far away has had almost as much influence as the one…

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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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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 6 Inch Black Series Finn (First Order Disguise)

Hello Hero Club, this is Darkon633 and I am back with another toy review. The latest version of Finn in the Star Wars 6 Inch Black Series line is actually better than I anticipated. Due to the fact that there is still very little in terms of information regarding Episode VIII: The Last Jedi it is unknown how long Finn will be in this particular outfit within the run time of the film. Because of this I was unsure if I was willing to buy this particular outfit for Finn since…

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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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Review: Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi 3.75 Inch Basic Finn

Hello Hero Club this is Darkon633 and I am back with another toy review. The basic figure for Finn in the Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi toyline is exactly what you expect for a figure of the character. The figure itself may not feature a whole lot of bells of whistles, but it is in my opinion the best design of the character in this particular scale so far. The older releases of Finn barely have any resemblance to John Boyega and while I can’t say this figure has…

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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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