Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Harrison Ford to auction Han Solo jacket in aid of epileptic daughter

Harrison Ford will auction off his iconic Han Solo costume to help an American medical center treating his daughter and in finding a cure for epilepsy. The Star Wars hero has become synonymous with the brown jacket he has donned for the movie franchise, including a leather version he wore for the latest installment – Star Wars: The Force Awakens, reported Vanity Fair. Now Ford, 73, said the jacket is

Star Wars: Disney CEO Bob Iger confirms Episode VIII production has begun

The upcoming Star Wars Episode VIII has officially begun production. Disney CEO Bob Iger announced on Wednesday (February 10) that Lucasfilm and director Rian Johnson have officially commenced principal photography on the sequel to Star Wars The Force Awakens, which minted over USD 2 billion worldwide, reports aceshowbiz.com. Star Wars Episode VIII filming was set to begin in January, but principal photography was pushed back a few weeks around the

Star Wars Creator George Lucas Not a Fan of The Force Awakens

Disney’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens may have turned out to be a great success at the box office but George Lucas, the creator of the Star Wars universe’, is not happy with the new movie, reported the Entertainment Weekly. In an interview with Charlie Rose, Mr Lucas, who sold the rights to Disney for $ 4 billion in 2012, refers to Star Wars movies as his “kids”. “I sold

George Lucas Apologises For Referring to Disney as White Slavers

Star Wars creator George Lucas has apologized for referring to Disney as “white slavers” in an interview, reported The Entertainment Weekly. The 71-year-old filmmaker issued a statement to clarify the comments that he made in an interview on the Charlie Rose Show, “I misspoke and used a very inappropriate analogy, and for that, I apologize. I have been working with Disney for 40 years and chose them as the custodians

Star Wars fastest movie to earn $1 billion, breaks record in 12 days

Star Wars: The Force Awakens has reached $1 billion at the box office, achieving the milestone with record-setting hyper speed. The Walt Disney Co. said The Force Awakens crossed the billion-dollar mark Sunday, accomplishing the feat in just 12 days. The previous movie to reach $1 billion the fastest was Universal’s Jurassic World, which did it in 13 days in June. Jurassic World also had the benefit of record grosses

Harrison Ford on Playing Han Solo Again: It's Funny. It's Bizarre

In person, Harrison Ford is slighter than you’d think, but in every other way exactly as you had imagined: He’s gruff but not mean, serious but self-deprecating, a 73-year-old who looks 50. He’s intimidating, but seems, unexpectedly, as though he would be fun at parties. On a day to promote Star Wars: The Force Awakens, in which he returns as Han Solo, 32 years after retiring from the role that