Looper's Rian Johnson Is The Director Of Star Wars: Episode VIII

He will also reportedly be the scriptwriter of Episode IX, but not the director. Man, not only is Disney is getting their Star Wars biz together quickly, they're hiring some real scifi talent with Johnson, Gareth Edwards and Josh Trank. It's getting immensely difficult not be excited about the future of Star Wars. » 6/20/14 11:59am 6/20/14 11:59am

Peter Jackson trolls the world, flaunts his copy of the Star Wars:…

Peter Jackson just became "that guy" in the geek world. In a recent video blog preview for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, Jackson slipped in a little Star Wars humblebrag. At the 4:51 mark, you can plainly see a Jackson specific copy of the next Star Wars movie in his possession. Oh this, this old thing, it's… » 4/04/13 8:50am 4/04/13 8:50am

Is the writer of The Empire Strikes Back returning for the new Star Wars

Could one of the most important Star Wars creators be writing the middle film of the new trilogy? Also, Thor star Chris Hemsworth explains why Jane Foster is probably annoyed with Thor. Zack Snyder talks Michael Shannon's work in Man of Steel. Another rumor claims David Tennant is returning to Doctor Who. Plus an… » 11/21/12 6:00am 11/21/12 6:00am