With Star Wars: The Force Awakens now a bonafide hit at the box office, fans have to wait a few more months for the first spinoff, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. This will be followed by Star Wars: Episode VIII (December 15, 2017), Star Wars Anthology: Han Solo (May 25, 2018), Star Wars: Episode IX (2019) and Star Wars Anthology: Boba Fett (2020). While we anticipate these adventures obliterating the big screen, fans can explore this galaxy far, far away with a slew of new comic books. And over the weekend, Entertainment Weekly gave fans their first look at the new Han Solo comic book miniseries. The five-issue miniseries will be set between the events of Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope and Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back. The story centers on a space race known as the Dragon Void Run. Leia thinks there are spies in the Rebellion, while Han and Chewie give Rebel contacts shelter aboard the Millennium Falcon. The Corellian pilot must fight the pull of his own ego's … [Read more...] about First Look at Marvel’s Han Solo Comic Book Miniseries
When it was announced that Star Wars: Episode VIII had officially begin production this past February, the press release included three new cast additions. These were Academy Award winner Benicio Del Toro, Academy Award nominee Laura Dern, and talented newcomer Kelly Marie Tran. No character information has been revealed, though. Benicio Del Toro is believed to be playing a character caught between the light side and the dark side of the force. Kelly Marie Tran will join Finn on his solo adventure as Rey and Chewbacca try to bring Luke Skywalker back to the Resistance. But who, exactly, is Laura Dern playing? A new report from Latino Review claims to know the answer. Star Wars: Episode VIII, also known in some circles under its shooting title Space Bear, wrapped up on-loction production this past week in Dubrovnik, Croatia. A lot of footage was shot on both city streets and on an ocean cruiser. Access to the set was more accessible, and plenty of paparazzi photos and video leaked … [Read more...] about Who Is Laura Dern Playing in Star Wars: Episode VIII?