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...]

New Star Wars: The Last Jedi Trailer!

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) With just over two months until its debut, Lucasfilm and Disney are ramping up the promotion of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, and have debuted a new trailer! Let's check it out! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q0CbN8sfihY With trailers these days, they can … [Read more...]

JJ Abrams Officially Returns to Direct Star Wars: Episode IX

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Lucasfilm hasn't had a very good track record when it comes to directors since the company was bought by Disney. The first sign of trouble was when Josh Trank stepped down from directing an anthology film, which was then followed by issues plaguing Rogue One with … [Read more...]

Who Will Direct Star Wars: Episode IX?

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) It was just last night we heard the huge news that yet another director has 'parted ways' from a Star Wars movie, in this case Episode IX's Colin Trevorrow had exited the picture. While I'm sure we'll hear more reports about what really happened, the big question … [Read more...]

Lucasfilm Parts Ways With Star Wars: Ep. XI Director Colin Trevorrow

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) First it was Josh Trank. Then Phil Lord and Chris Miller, and now Star Wars: Episode IX director Colin Trevorrow has gotten the axe. Toss in Tony Gilroy handling reshoots for Gareth Edwards on Rogue One, and Lucasfilm replacing Star Wars: The Force Awakens original … [Read more...]

Netflix Trying to Keep Star Wars and Marvel as Disney Develops Own Service

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) By now everyone has heard of Disney's plans to pull out of their exclusive deal with Netflix to stream Disney, Marvel and Lucasfilm content, in favor of launching their own rival services in 2019. We're getting word that Netflix CEO Ted Sarandos is lobbying the … [Read more...]

Loads of New Star Wars: The Last Jedi Details and Images!

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L to R: Rey (Daisy Ridley) and Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill)

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Fans are desperate for any information on Star Wars: The Last Jedi. And that also includes any new images. Fortunately, Entertainment Weekly was able to interview many of the cast and revealed some really cool stuff. Some of the revelations are about the … [Read more...]

New Star Wars: The Last Jedi Behind the Scenes Video, Posters, and More

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I love Star Wars. Lots of my friends have memories of the first time they saw the original trilogy, but for me they've always just been there. As if I was born with the franchise imprinted in my brain. So every time there's just a little morsel of new Star Wars, I … [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...]

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom Is The Official Title

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) There are a lot of questions about the next Jurassic World sequel that fans want answered. How big of a part will Jeff Goldblum play, and just how far away from the "dinosaurs running amuck" plot will the next movie take the franchise, are the big questions. … [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...]

How Trevorrow Will Approach Making Star Wars 9 Without Carrie Fisher

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Star Wars: Episode IX was dealt a massive blow when Carrie Fisher unexpectedly passed away last December. The sequel trilogy brought back all of the classic characters from the original Star Wars trilogy in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Han Solo was killed off in … [Read more...]

Colin Trevorrow Talks Jurassic World 2 and Star Wars: Episode IX

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Colin Trevorrow made a name for himself with the Sundance hit, Safety Not Guaranteed. That attracted the attention of Steven Spielberg to breathe new life into the Jurassic Park franchise with Jurassic World — which itself led to him being hired for Star Wars: … [Read more...]

First Look at Benicio del Toro and Laura Dern in Star Wars: The Last Jedi

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) It seems like forever since we heard that Laura Dern and Benicio del Toro would be in the next Star Wars installment. True to form, Lucasfilm has kept the character details under lock-and-key for Star Wars: The Last Jedi. But that has now changed as Vanity Fair … [Read more...]