It’s Official – Solo: A Star Wars Story

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The Star Wars Han Solo spinoff has gone through some rough times. Written by Lawrence and Jon Kasdan, the film was initially directed by Chris Miller and Phil Lord, who were fired deep into production. With little time to waste, Lucasfilm quickly hired Ron Howard … [Read more...]

What Took Lucasfilm So Long To Fire Star Wars: Han Solo Directors?

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The fallout of Chris Miller and Phil Lord being fired from Star Wars: Han Solo continues to reveal new details. Unlike most Hollywood stories about upheaval behind a film, the narrative for Lord and Miller's exit has remained almost completely intact. The … [Read more...]

Star Wars: Han Solo – Ron Howard Officially Taking Over As Director

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) When Lucasfilm said they would shortly be revealing a new director for the Star Wars: Han Solo spinoff, they weren't kidding. It has been less than 48 hours since the studio announced that Chris Miller and Phil Lord have been let go of the project, and we now know … [Read more...]

More Star Wars: Han Solo Fallout – What Happens Now? [Updated]

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Updated: Ron Howard has been hired to take over directing duties. Read our article here for the latest. Last night, Star Wars fans were blind-sighted by the news that Phil Lord and Chris Miller had parted ways with Lucasfilm in the midst of shooting the Han Solo … [Read more...]

Star Wars: Han Solo Loses Directors Chris Miller and Phil Lord

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I thought one of the greatest things that Lucasfilm did after Disney acquired the company was hiring Chris Miller and Phil Lord to direct the Star Wars spinoff that centered around a young Han Solo. The directors have proven time and time again that they have keen … [Read more...]

Disney CEO Drops Huge Han Solo Secret, and Talks Future of Star Wars [Spoilers!]

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) There will be spoilers for the untitled Star Wars: Han Solo anthology film in this article. We'll warn you before we reach that point. Disney CEO Bob Iger had a lot to say about Star Wars during a chat at the USC Marshall School of Business yesterday. He not … [Read more...]

First Look at the Cast of Star Wars: Han Solo Film

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) For as long as I can remember I've always wanted a Han Solo prequel Star Wars film. Even though they really took their time, Lucasfilm has finally gotten around to making one with a fantastic cast and crew. How fantastic are they? Well, feast your eyes on the … [Read more...]

Confirmed: Woody Harrelson Cast In Han Solo Spinoff

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Updated: Woody Harrelson has been confirmed by Lucasfilm to have a role in the Han Solo spinoff. Here's what they said: "We couldn’t be more excited to work with an artist with as much depth and range as Woody. His ability to find both humor and pathos, often in … [Read more...]

Tons of New Rogue One Footage and an IMAX TV Spot

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is just days away from premiering at your local cinema, and Disney has been pushing the Lucasfilm movie hard in marketing. Today, we have several new clips, a new featurette, and a new TV spot with brand new footage. The press … [Read more...]

Report: Bourne Writer Tony Gilroy Made Millions Off Rogue One Reshoots

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Rogue One: A Star Wars Story will be released in just a couple of weeks. Visual effects have been completed and delivered, and major reshoots wrapped up earlier this summer. At the time, it was being reported that the Rogue One reshoots could be replacing up to … [Read more...]

New Rogue One Trailer, Poster, and Teaser with a Classic Villain

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Disney and Lucasfilm are in full force promoting the hell out of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. A new trailer, poster, and a teaser with a possible cameo from an original trilogy villain. Right off the bat we have a new trailer called "Trust" with loads of new … [Read more...]

New Rogue One International and Television Trailers

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I'm seriously looking forward to Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Everything about it looks amazing so far, and it will fulfill a dream for me — that of having a big budget Star Wars film outside of the main saga. Now Lucasfilm has released a new television spot … [Read more...]

Rogue One Novel Reveals New Plot Details

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) While we know the general plot of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, which tells the story of how the Rebel Alliance got their hands on the plans to the Death Star, there still seems to be some big question marks. One of which is how does Jyn Erso's father Galen Erso … [Read more...]

New Rogue One Images Debut

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) With less than four months until the first non-Skywalker Star Wars film premieres, it is about the right time to start seeing a bit more material regarding Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. And, true to form, Empire Magazine has gotten their hands on some new … [Read more...]

International Rogue One Trailer Shows New Footage & Plot Details

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) We've seen two trailers for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (click here and here to see them), and now a third international trailer has made its way online. It follows the same template as the trailer which was released last week during the Olympics, but it also … [Read more...]

Check Out The Rogue One Behind-The-Scenes Video

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) One of the things that always confused me about Star Wars was how there didn't seem to be many movies set in the universe, outside of a few non-canonical made-for-television films, which typically featured Ewoks. After Disney bought Lucasfilm in late 2012, they … [Read more...]