March 19th, 2014
01:59 PM ET
Slowly, details are starting to emerge about "Star Wars: Episode VII."
Since announcing a new trilogy of live action "Star Wars" films in 2013, Walt Disney, which acquired "Star Wars'" home Lucasfilm, has been cagey with specifics.
But on Tuesday, Disney and Lucasfilm not only confirmed that the film will start shooting this spring - May, to be exact - but it will also take place about 30 years after "Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi."
November 7th, 2013
05:16 PM ET
Holiday movie season 2015 is going to belong to "Star Wars" fans.
After vague references to when the upcoming "Star Wars" installment, "Episode VII," might appear, Disney Studios chairman Alan Horn confirmed on Thursday that the movie will be released on December 18, 2015.
September 13th, 2013
04:45 PM ET
June 10th, 2013
11:45 AM ET
"Star Wars Episode VII" will take J.J. Abrams to a galaxy far, far away - and reportedly also to London.
"We are, most likely, if all goes as planned, going to be moving to London at the end of the year for the 'Star Wars' movie," Abrams said Saturday at the Produced By Conference, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
April 17th, 2013
10:36 AM ET
Actor Richard LeParmentier, who memorably felt the force of Darth Vader's wrath as Adm. Motti in 1977's "Star Wars," has died, CNN confirms. He was 66.
According to a statement from production company Lucasfilm, LeParmentier was born in Pennsylvania, but had been living in the UK during the peak of his acting career.
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