Is Pixar Making a ‘Star Wars’ Film?

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The Disney/Lucasfilm merger may have just taken another unexpected turn: Rumors suggest that Pixar may be developing their own animated film set in the Star Wars universe. The rumor started over at Latino Review , who has had an excellent track record with breaking scoops on the Marvel Studios front. They say that, while there's nothing known about what the project would entail, that the Pixar team has been handed the keys to the Star Wars sandbox, and are getting ready to play in it.It … [Read more...]



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...]