Star Wars Actor Andrew Jack has died after contracting Covid-19, his agent has said. According to BBC, the 76-year-old died in a Surrey hospital on Tuesday. Agent Jill McCullough said she had been inundated with tributes to one of the acting world's "brightest and clearest voices". She said Jack was unable to see his wife... Continue Reading →
Starbucks is expected to add an out-of-this-world element to a popular collection. The coffee chain is preparing to introduce a new line of “Been There” mugs featuring Star Wars. The Hoth design is expected to hit Disney Parks in May. There’s no word on if other planets will get their own mugs.
There’s newly revealed fun to be had on Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run. A YouTube video shows passengers unlocking “Chewbacca Mode” on the attraction. The video from Fresh Baked Disney shows the alternative version that replaces the voice of Hondo Ohnaka with Chewbacca during the mission. https://youtu.be/74PURh7dI3g Here’s what they say to do: Don’t activate your... Continue Reading →
Star Wars is getting a new slew of stories in 2020– set 200 years before the events of The Phantom Menace. Lucasfilm will launch a new era of Star Wars storytelling through multiple voices in adult and young adult novels, children’s books, and comics from a variety of publishers including Disney Lucasfilm Press, Del Rey,... Continue Reading →
Soon you'll be able to make reservations to blast off to a galaxy far, far away. According to Disney, reservations will open later this year for Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser, the franchise-themed hotel that will make you feel like you're a part of your own Star Wars adventure. "Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser will open its doors... Continue Reading →
New Orleans Saints star quarterback Drew Brees visited Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Walt Disney World Resort and experienced Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance, which he called “one of the greatest rides I have ever been on.” He also experienced other offerings in Walt Disney World's newest expansion. https://youtu.be/w2-oJGBrIr4 Brees made sure to stop... Continue Reading →
Star Wars: The Clone Wars is finally getting its final season. Disney Plus will premiere the seventh and last season of the animated series on Feb. 21. Here's the official trailer: https://youtu.be/ZLW2jkd6E7g Star Wars also releases an official series poster for the final season. Star Wars: The Clone Wars premieres on Disney+ February 21, 2020.
The newest popcorn bucket in the fleet has arrived at Disneyland and Walt Disney World. The Millennium Falcon popcorn bucket is the perfect parks accessory to wear at Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge. You can find these buckets at Disneyland (Tomorrowland) and Hollywood Studios.
We first told you about Lucasfilm's decision to immortalize UNCC school shooting hero Riley Howell as an official jedi last week--- and now, Disney CEO Bob Iger is weighing in. https://twitter.com/RobertIger/status/1211346477810741251 Howell sacrificed his own life to save others during a shooting at UNCC in April. He was a lifelong Star Wars fan. To pay... Continue Reading →