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The Original 'Star Wars' Villain Will Return For Episode IX, Here's What You Should Know

By Ani Bundel
If you thought Game of Thrones was spoiler-phobic, you haven't seen anything yet. Star Wars practically invented the concept with the Darth Vader twist at the end of Empire Strikes Back. Heck, the Game of Thrones team learned their spoiler hiding…

These Tweets About The 'Star Wars: Rise Of Skywalker' Trailer Are A Serious Mood

By Kristen Perrone
ICYMI, the trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker has officially hit the internet, and as expected, the footage has inspired fans to obsess over every little detail on Twitter. These tweets about the Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker trailer…

20 Captions For Your Office Secret Santa Pics, Because You've Been Good All Year

By Kristin Corpuz
Secret Santa is, in my opinion, one of the best (and most fun) activities you can take part in when working in an office. Regardless of whether or not you're super close with all of your coworkers, Secret Santa is still the real deal — and will…

20 Celebrities Who Have Famous Family Members You Never Would Have Guessed

By Kelli Boyle
How do people get famous? There are a couple of ways. Sometimes, it's the result of years of hard work and burning the candle at both ends until, one day, preparation meets opportunity and you catch a big break. Other times, it's because you were…

'Doctor Who's Matt Smith Was Just Cast In 'Star Wars: Episode IX'

By Ani Bundel
Star Wars: Episode IX has been on a casting frenzy since filming began in August. More to the point, the castings are uniformly high profile, with actors like Keri Russell, hot off The Americans, joining the cast, along with Richard E. Grant (best…

John Boyega's New 'Star Wars: Episode IX' Look Will Make Finn Fans Melt

By Ani Bundel
Filming for Star Wars: Episode IX has commenced. The movie will be 42 years in the making when it arrives, the end of the Skywalker Saga which has spanned generations, on a timeline covering 66 years, from 32 BBY to 34 ABY. Word is the final…

Billy Dee Williams Will Reprise His Role As Lando In 'Star Wars' & I'm Geeking Out

By Ani Bundel
Star Wars Episode IX has begun production with an eye on the Dec. 20, 2019 release date. With actors gathering to work on the final installment of George Lucas's original Skywalker saga, casting rumors are flying, with word last week Keri Russell…

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Flies Into Netflix This June, So Get Your Lightsabers Ready

By Dylan Kickham
Get ready to feel the Force once again, Star Wars fans, because the latest addition to the generations-spanning space epic is about to land on Netflix. That's right — you are going to be able to watch and rewatch Star Wars: The Last Jedi from the…

20 Tweets About "May The Fourth Be With You" That Will Make 'Star Wars' Fans Geek Out

By Kristen Perrone
Happy May the Fourth, Star Wars fans! Whether you're an OG fan raised on the franchise's original epic trilogy or one of those unique people who don't think the prequels are that bad, today is a great time to be a Star Wars geek in all ways and…

This Tiny Detail In 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Will Make All Luke & Leia Fans Sob

By Ani Bundel
Star Wars: The Last Jedi was lauded by critics as one of the most cinematic films, if not the most cinematic film, the franchise has ever produced. Fans were more divided on the details, feeling like Rian Johnson had failed to stick to the story's…

Mark Hamill Reveals Whether Or Not He'll Ever Return To A Galaxy Far, Far Away

By Ani Bundel
Star Wars: The Last Jedi ended on a double heartbreaking note. Fans already knew that a year previous, Carrie Fisher, who plays General Leia, had passed away, and would not be in Episode IX. Then the series had Luke pass away the way Jedi do, fading…

Fans Are Convinced Another 'This Is Us' Character Is Going To Die & We're Not OK

By Ani Bundel
Last week's episode of This Is Us was a slow burn to the night we've been waiting to be revealed. But while most viewers attention was captured by the flashbacks to the beginning of 1998, in the present, there was a much more emotional scene going…

Billie Lourd Pays Tribute To Carrie Fisher & Debbie Reynolds With Emotional Posts

By Ani Bundel
When Carrie Fisher passed away last year, it was a heartbreaking moment for millions of fans. But the person who's heart it broke hardest was that of her mother, actress Debbie Reynolds. Within only a few hours of Carrie''s passing, Reynolds…

Fans Are Using This Hashtag To Honor Carrie Fisher 1 Year After Her Death

By Ani Bundel
Two days before Christmas in 2016, after a year of high-profile losses from all corners of the celebrity world, word arrived that Star Wars icon Carrie Fisher had gone into cardiac arrest on a commercial flight on her way home from the European leg…

Mark Hamill's Tribute To Carrie Fisher One Year After Her Death Is So, So Emotional

By Dylan Kickham
When it comes to celebrity deaths, nothing compared to 2016. Last year really saw the loss of more high-profile actors and musicians than any year in recent memory, and one of the most upsetting was the death of Carrie Fisher right at the very end…

'Star Wars' Fans Can't Get Over These 'Last Jedi' Death Scenes

By Ani Bundel
A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, back in 1977, characters didn't die in films. Oh, some did — a few secondary characters. But the heroes? The villains? They all lived to see another day and another sequel. It wasn't until the 21st Century…

Here's Everything We Can Expect To See In 'Star Wars Episode IX'

By Ani Bundel
With Star Wars: The Last Jedi debuting with $220 million on the first weekend, it seems like most fans made it out to see the show. Now that they've seen Episode VIII, that only leaves questions upon questions about the next installment. What will…

Carrie Fisher's Scenes In 'The Last Jedi' Will Warm Your Heart

By Ani Bundel
For long time fans of Star Wars, The Last Jedi is a bittersweet film, because it will be the last one Carrie Fisher will be in. Her character, Leia, was the first ultimate bad ass princess, who had to self rescue when Han and Luke showed up and…

Does Leia Die In 'The Last Jedi'? Let’s Talk About Carrie Fisher’s Big Scene

By Ani Bundel
Last Christmas, fans hearts everywhere were shattered when actress Carrie Fisher, who played Leia Skywalker Organa Solo, the Princess, the Senator, the General, passed away unexpectedly when her heart gave out. Her part in Star Wars: The Last Jedi…

The Meaning Of 'The Last Jedi' Ending Is A Key Part Of The Rebellion's Future

By Ani Bundel
Star Wars: The Last Jedi is now out in theaters, and the good news is, it's not a glorified Empire Strikes Back remake, as some feared it might after The Force Awakens. By the end of the film, things have gone off in a completely new direction, even…

'The Last Jedi' Shows A Side Of Leia Fans May Have Never Seen Before

By Ani Bundel
The Last Jedi is finally in theaters. This weekend will be one spent dodging spoilers until fans can see it. But for those who have seen it, there are several OMG moments throughout the film that require further review. One of them is the early big…

'The Last Jedi' Doesn't Have A Post Credits Scene, But You'll Be Wanting More

By Ani Bundel
It's that time of year again. The air is cold, the days are short, the Christmas lights are up, and the Star Wars fanfare theme is blasting from theaters. It's once again time to head to a galaxy far, far away and forget all our troubles and worries…

Carrie Fisher’s Daughter Wore Princess Leia Buns To Honor Her Mom & I’m Crying

By Allanah Dykes
Star Wars fans around the world are counting down the days until The Last Jedi hits movie theaters. On Dec.9, household names assembled onto the red carpet to fete the film, but one actress stood out with her especially touching style statement:…

Here's Everything You Need To Know About Lara Dern's 'Star Wars' Character

By Dylan Kickham
Star Wars fans are going to be reunited with a lot of familiar faces in The Last Jedi. Not only will we get to see The Force Awakens stars Rey, Finn, Poe Dameron, and Kylo Ren again, but also old favorites like Luke Skywalker and Leia Organa. But…

Is Luke In 'Star Wars: IX'? All Signs Point To Yes

By Ani Bundel
We're still days out from the release of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, aka Episode VIII. Yet, people are already asking about the final installment, which won't be arriving until December of 2019. What do we know about it? What are J.J. Abrams' plans…

26 Christmas Morning Captions We've Wrapped Up Just For You

By Rachel Chapman
Christmas morning never gets less magical. Even as you get older, you never outgrow the need to get up early and start the holiday right — whether that's making breakfast for your entire family, or running straight to the Christmas tree to open up…

Will Fans See Leia In 'Star Wars: Episode IX'? Here's What We Know

By Ani Bundel
It was just under a year ago today that the news broke: Carrie Fisher had stopped breathing on a flight to Los Angeles from London. Four days later, she was pronounced dead. The woman who portrayed General Leia Skywalker Organa Solo would not see…

Billie Lourd Is Clearly Following In Carrie Fischer's Footsteps With Her 'Last Jedi' Role

By Dylan Kickham
Carrie Fisher's legacy will live on in Star Wars: The Last Jedi, which will feature not only the late actresses final turn as Leia Organa, but also a larger role for her daughter Billie Lourd. In the first chapter of the new iteration of the space…

9 'Star Wars' Facts You Need To Know Before Seeing 'The Last Jedi'

By Ani Bundel
We only have two weeks until Star Wars: The Last Jedi arrives in theaters. For those who are merely dilettantes when it comes to the Star Wars fandom, big moments like this can be filled with trepidation. What if there are things that one is…

This Twitter Thread About Celebrities Being Nice Will Make You Feel So Much Better

By Thea Glassman
There has been some really, really awful news coming out of Hollywood lately. Sexual harassment and abuse allegations have been flooding in against high-profile comedians, actors, and producers, and it just feels like there's a little less goodness…