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Star Wars: Episode VIII & Episode IX Both Get Official Release Dates!

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Now this is some wonderful news!

The whole world is waiting in anticipation for the release of Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens, but there is more than just one movie on the horizon!

And now we're hearing about the two sequels to the seventh episode in this storied franchise.

Disney CEO Bob Iger was actually the one who announced the news about Star Wars: Episode VIII and Star Wars: Episode IX and it seems like they'll be coming to theaters in

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Jessica Chastain Wants To Be In Star Wars! Call Her Already!

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Jessica Chastain may be an award-winning actress, but she's not only interested in serious dramas.

With her A Most Violent Year costar Oscar Isaac appearing in Star Wars: The Force Awakens later this year, Jess got asked whether she was interested in such a role.

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Not surprisingly, the Interstellar star said HECK YEAH!

In fact, she's ready to make the jump to light speed tomorrow! She said:

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OUCH! Disney Bought George Lucas' Star Wars: Episode VII Ideas Then Said F*ck It And Made Up Brand New Ones!

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Yikes! This is pretty brutal!

George Lucas admitted last week that he had been planning on directing at least the first film of the upcoming Star Wars reboot trilogies, but ended up deciding against it.

Well, turns out the director hadn't just planned on directing, he actually wrote and sold Disney a whole bunch of ideas for the film!

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Except — awkward — Disney wasn't that into them and said f*ck it then brainstormed all new ones!

OUUUUUUUUCH!

George said:

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Attention Star Wars Fans: Tatiana Maslany & Rooney Mara Have Read For A Female Lead In The Spinoff!

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Holy sh*t this sounds like it's gonna be pretty brilliant!

With the new Star Wars film, The Force Awakens, coming out this year, it means that speculation has already begun about the next film to come out!

No, not Episode VIII… the standalone spinoff that's being directed by Gareth Edwards!

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Well, according to some insider sources, actresses have begun testing for the female lead and all of the woman being considered are pretty freakin' badass!

Apparently

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George Lucas Had Been Planning To Do Star Wars Episode VII Before Disney Bought His Company!

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For hardcore fans of the Star Wars films, this may be some REAL good news!

George Lucas, the mastermind behind the iconic films, has revealed that he was planning the three-part upcoming Star Wars films…

BEFORE Disney bought Lucasfilm from him!

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In a recent interview, George revealed that he had begun developing the next trilogy in the famed series but he realized what an insane time commitment it would be!

10 years, AT LEAST!

But it looks like Disney came in at the PERFECT time to buy the company!

He revealed:

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Star Wars & James Bond Actor Khan Bonfils Tragically Dies During Stage Rehearsal

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How tragic.

Actor Khan Bonfils unexpectedly passed away during a stage rehearsal for Dante's Inferno this week, which was set to open today at London's Rag Factory.

Bonfils was best known for his appearances in Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, Skyfall, and Batman Begins.

According to Craft Theatre, the production company that was putting on the play:

”Khan collapsed during a rehearsal and the director Rocky Rodriguez Jr performed CPR on location."

Unfortunately, Rocky was unable to resuscitate the 42-year-old Khan and neither were the paramedics that arrived at the scene.

Khan's passing was

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Strippers! Slippers! Superheroes! These Are The 15 Movies You HAVE To See In 2015!

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2014 was a fun year at the movies, but 2015 looks to be even bigger!

With the return of major franchises like The Avengers and Star Wars, and the much anticipated adaptation of Fifty Shades Of Grey to look forward to, our cinema seats are going to be filled for the whole year!

Magical princesses, powerful superheroes, college singing groups, and ripped strippers — and their release dates — await!

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