This breaks our hearts. Neil Hanvey, the terminally ill ‘Star Wars’ fan who got to see the unreleased ‘Rogue One’ film early, has died at just 36 years old. He had been battling cancer for three years, and thanks to the #RogueOneWish campaign, he was able to see the movie just two days before his tragic death.
Kenny Baker, the beloved actor who portrayed ‘Star Wars’ droid R2-D2 since the original 1977 film, has died at the age of 81. Kenny passed away on August 13 after battling a ‘long illness.’
Amazing! ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ finally has a new trailer, and it’s everything we hoped it’d be. Spoiler Alert: Darth Vader is in the house! Watch the 2-minute clip that premiered during the Olympics, here.
ABC’s done comic books, they’ve done muppets. So will the next step be ‘Star Wars?’ Well, it’s a definite possibility, but it sounds like it’s in a land far far far away. Plus, the new ABC President of Entertainment also gave much-needed answers on ‘Castle,’ ‘The Bachelor,’ and more.
Whoa! Carrie Fisher may have spilled a major secret about ‘Star Wars: Episode VIII’ at the Star Wars Celebration in London. Will the movie feature Han Solo’s funeral? Get the details here!
Alert the Rebel Alliance! Brand new behind-the-scenes footage of ‘Rogue One’ was revealed at ‘Star Wars’ Celebration in London on July 15, and based on the clip, if you don’t think the ‘Star Wars’ story is going to be INSANELY EPIC — then mistaken you are. Check it out!
Zayn Malik just showed off his inner fanboy with his newest piece of ink — a glow-in-the-dark ‘Star Wars’ lightsaber tattoo! Aw, Zayn, we can’t get over just how adorably geeky this body art is. Check it out here!
This is so beautiful. After sharing a moment of silence for the people of France at a ‘Star Wars’ fan convention, the crowd started to sing the devastated country’s national anthem. Click inside to watch.
Kylo Ren may be the villain the new generation of ‘Star Wars’ fans are used to but they’re about to be reintroduced to his grandfather.
The rumors are true! Darth Vader will appear in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Of course, it was assumed we would see him since he was the main villain in the original 1977 film, and this one will take place between Episode III: Revenge of the Sith and Episode IV: A New Hope. And yes, James Earl Jones will be back to do the voice (and heavy breathing).
Chewbacca Mom is raking in the dough! Just weeks after sharing a video that went viral thanks to a hilarious Chewbacca mask and a contagious laugh, Candace Payne has already made more than $400K. Get the details right here!
Who would’ve thought that a simple toy could make someone rich? Candace Payne, otherwise known as “Chewbacca Mom,” impulse bought a mask of the famed Star Wars character and shared a silly video wearing it on Facebook live May 19, and suddenly she’s getting loads of free stuff. In fact, her viral video has resulted in earnings upwards of $420,000!
It’s sold out EVERYWHERE, but HollywoodLife.com has (1) Chewbacca mask to giveaway to a very, very lucky reader. Want to make your own hilarious viral Chewbacca Mom video? Here’s your chance!
If you want to win a Chewbacca mask, then boy do we have good news for you! All you have to do is retweet HollywoodLife.com‘s giveaway tweet (which you can find by clicking into this post) and boom, you’re entered! We only have one, and you can only retweet once, so good luck, HollywoodLifers! Make sure to read the Official Rules before entering.
The North Carolina mom who made the world laugh with her over her joy about her ‘Chewbacca Mask’ has made the big time thanks to James Corden, who let her drive him to work with a VERY special guest!
Candace Payne, aka the “Chewbacca Mask Mom,” got the treat of a lifetime when James Corden, 37, let her do his carpool drive to work on his show May 23. Not only did they have fun with the masks, Star Wars: The Force Awakens director J.J. Abrams, 49, gave her some HUGE props for bringing Chewy joy to the viral world!
Could this be it? A new video leaked online might have just given us a full working title for ‘Star Wars: Episode VIII,’ and it sounds absolutely awesome! The 37-second clip, taken at a celebration event for the cult classic movies, shows a poster calling the film ‘Fall of the Resistance.’ How cool!
Well this is very exciting! It’s been one of the most tight-lipped secrets in the film industry, and something we’ve just been dying to learn! But now, we may have discovered the full title of Star Wars: Episode VIII, and there’s a video going around taken at a Star Wars celebration event suggesting it will be called Fall of the Resistance! WHAT!
Viral video alert! At least 68 million people have now watched this Facebook Live video of Candace Payne, a 37-year-old woman from Texas, laughing hysterically while wearing an electronic Chewbacca mask on Thursday, May 19. This is a MUST SEE. Watch it here!
Candace Payne just made our day a whole lot better! While enjoying “the simple joys in life,” the 37-year-old woman from Texas, posted a video of herself laughing hysterically while wearing an electronic Chewbacca mask, on Facebook May 19, and it has since gone viral. In fact, 68 million people have already watched it — see it here!
We all know one thing: ‘Star Wars’ family is usually really, really good at keeping secrets. None of us know anything about ‘The Force Awakens’ — but for ‘Rogue One,’ it may not be the same situation.
Stealing the Death Star? It may just happen. A German Star Wars fan site posted preview pages for a companion book that’s allegedly tied to the movie — and it reveals a lot about the characters in the film that we had no idea about, plus what kind of technology we can expect (yes, a new CGI character). So yes, there are spoilers ahead — and they may or may not reveal a lot.
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