Star Wars Episode 7 Open Casting Calling

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Open auditions are being held for two lead roles in Star Wars Episode 7. The casting sessions for Star Wars: Episode VII have started at locations around the UK and Ireland, including London, Dublin and Glasgow.They are looking to fill two roles.They are a "street smart and strong" orphaned girl in her late teens and a "smart capable" man in his late teens or early 20s.The open auditions for a "major Hollywood Movie" were first published on the twitter account @UKopencall, which … [Read more...]


Star Wars Episode VII to Open December 18, 2015

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Pre-production is  in full-swing and a confirmed release date of December 18, 2015, has been set for Lucasfilm’s highly anticipated Star Wars Episode VII.“We’re very excited to share the official 2015 release date for Star Wars: Episode VII, where it will not only anchor the popular holiday filmgoing season but also ensure our extraordinary filmmaking team has the time needed to deliver a sensational picture,” said Alan Horn, chairman of The Walt Disney Studios.Star Wars: Episode VII … [Read more...]


New Star Wars Pins

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Lucasfilm has been working with Variety the Children's Charity to make some limited edition pins featuring Star Wars favorites like Yoda and Darth Vader. This is for Variety's 24th annual Gold Heart Pin Campaign. The proceeds will benefit Variety programs that help disabled and disadvantaged children.The new pins will be available for a minimum donation of $3.00 in movie theaters and certain retail outlets nationwide from November 2013 - April 2014.A list of locations that are … [Read more...]


#DisneyDozen Holiday Gift List

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Disney Consumer Products has magical gifts for all ages and budgets in its #DisneyDozen gift list inspired by favorite Disney, Marvel and Star Wars characters and stories. This award-winning assortment includes 12 entertaining and innovative holiday gifts, plus some additional "must-have" items, that tap into The Walt Disney Company's rich history of storytelling, while offering enduring play value and transforming playtime into a truly magical experience that Disney is known for.With … [Read more...]


New Disneyland “Star Wars Land” Rumors

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More Disneyland "Star Wars Land" Rumors are out this week. As always, we are on top of the latest rumor and are here to share it with you. As you may know Disneyland opened in 1955 which means that 2015 is Disneyland's 60th Anniversary.With such a major event like a 60th Anniversary Year, Disneyland Imagineers are busy planning new parades and fireworks shows to be included in the big event. On top of that they are going to have to figure out how to manage two gigantic construction projects, … [Read more...]


Introducing Star Wars: Tiny Death Star

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The Empire needs your help! Disney Mobile introduces Star Wars: Tiny Death Star, a new game for mobile devices.Live life on the dark side and join Emperor Palpatine and Darth Vader on a mission to attract Galactic bitizens, run intergalactic businesses, and build an all-new Death Star.  Construct unique Star Wars themed locations to attract iconic characters and species to your space station in this 8-bit style game.Star Wars: Tiny Death Star will soon be available worldwide.There is … [Read more...]


NYCC 2013: Star Wars panels, events and sneak peek at “Rebels”

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It's about that time of year where the geeks converge on New York to celebrate all that is good and holy in the universe of Star Wars - New York Comic Con 2013! Sorcerer Radio's WDW Tiki Room will be reporting on the events and will be discussing it on-air as well as on the WeBeGeeks podcast. Here is a list of some must-see events for Star Wars fans. Enjoy the con and may the Force be with you... always!Star Wars hits the Big Apple at New York Comic Con 2013, October 10-13 at the Javits … [Read more...]


Disney Makes Halloween Shopping Spooktacular

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Disney Consumer Products is making it easy for consumers to bring home the magic of Disney this Halloween with a wide array of authentic Disney, Marvel and Star Wars character-inspired costumes and more are available now at Disney Store, and retailers across the country.With princess, superheroes and pirates topping the National Retail Federation’s list of most popular Halloween costumes for kids, adults and pets 1, DCP has something for ghosts and goblins of all ages, even furry friends! … [Read more...]


Angry Birds Star Wars II launches September 19

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The Angry Birds universe continues to grow with more games, toys and collectibles. Angry Birds Star Wars II arriving for download September 19  you will have to choose what side you will fight for - I hope it's the pork side! Rovio Entertainment and LucasFilm once again team up to present Angry Birds Star Wars II, a sequel to the the blockbuster game of 2012!The game will feature over 30 playable characters including Angry Birds versions of Chewbacca, Darth Maul, Jango Fett, Anakin Skywalker … [Read more...]


Top 10 Best Things About Disney in the ’70s

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Since I have already shared the Top 10 Best Things About Disney in the 90s and 80s, I thought we would continue our journey down memory lane with a groovy look at Disney back in 70s! This decade was full of openings and additions and was the first decade without Walt. Needless to say, it was crucial, but also exciting for Disney fans! So go ahead and take a look at my Top 10 Best Things About Disney in the 70s!10. River Country-In 1976, Disney opened their very first water park! River … [Read more...]