Star Wars 9: Mark Hamill makes THIS declaration after wading in on Last Jedi Luke backlash

The most recent Star Wars movie did divisive things with Luke; and Mark has been quite forward in saying how he himself initially struggled to get his head around it. But now? He’s made it known that he will no longer be offering up his opinions via Twitter. One fan asked him if he thought […]

Star Wars writer FIRED by Disney over tweets: Fan backlash gets really nasty

Wendig wrote the best-selling Star Wars; Aftermath trilogy, which fills in the gaps that lead up to the events of The Force Awakens. He also wrote a novelisation of that movie. He was currently mid-way through a five-part miniseries Shadow of Vader when he was summarily fired. He revealed the news on Twitter is a […]

Marvel Fires ‘Star Wars’ Comic Writer Chuck Wendig Because of His Social Media “Negativity”

Chuck Wendig, the best-selling author of the Aftermath trilogy of Star Wars novels and multiple Star Wars-related comics, has been fired by Marvel Entertainment. Wendig took to Twitter to share the reasons for his termination, and it basically boils down to the fact that the company didn’t like his tweets about politics. Read on for much more […]

Star Wars 9 leak: Luke and ANAKIN scene revealed and it's NOT a flashback?

Fans have been waiting to see Anakin Skywalker again ever since the final trilogy was announced. Darth Vader made a shock return in Rogue One but this has always been the Skywalker saga, so it is fitting that Anakin Skywalker be there at the end. There had been descriptions of Anakin concept art drawn up […]

Lucasfilm releases an image, title, and more for its live-action Star Wars series

Enlarge / The first officially released image from The Mandalorian. (credit: Lucasfilm) The first details have been revealed about Lucasfilm’s live-action Star Wars TV series. We previously knew only that it was coming, that writer/director Jon Favreau (Iron Man, The Jungle Book, Swingers) would executive produce, and that it would eventually air on Disney’s coming streaming video service. […]

Emergency Podcast: Directors Announced For the Star Wars Live-Action TV Series ‘The Mandalorian’

On yet another Emergency Podcast episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by Steele Wars Podcast host Steele Saunders to talk about the latest Star Wars news: directors announced for the Jon Favreau-produced Star Wars live-action series The Mandalorian. You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes, Google Play, Overcast, Spotify and […]

Jon Favreau’s streaming ‘Star Wars’ series is ‘The Mandalorian’

We still don’t know the name of Disney’s subscription streaming service, but we do have some details for a live-action Star Wars show that will appear on it. Jon Favreau announced on Instagram that The Mandalorian is set “after the fall of the Empire and before the emergence of the First Order,” with a “lone […]

Emergency Podcast: Jon Favreau’s Star Wars Live-Action TV Series The Mandalorian Revealed

On an EMERGENCY episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by Star Wars expert Bryan Young and Jason Ward of Making Star Wars to talk about the breaking news: new details of Jon Favreau’s Star Wars live-action television series have been revealed. Join us as we nerd out, give our reactions and […]