As part of a new fundraising campaign with UNICEF, in which two lucky contributors will win a once-in-a-lifetime trip to the set of Star Wars: Episode VII, as well as a small role in the film as an extra, J.J. Abrams has recorded a new video from the set, which looks like it might be Tatooine. There’s also what appears to be a Watto-like… Continue reading Watch: J.J. Abrams Gives Our First Look at the Set of 'Star Wars: Episode VII'
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J.J. Abrams was criticized last year for his desire to keep secret the identity of Benedict Cumberbatch’s… Continue reading 'Star Wars: Episode VII': J.J. Abrams Reveals the Exteme Measures Taken While Working on the Top Secret Script
Audiences clamoring for information about “Star Wars: Episode VII” can take comfort in the fact that not even the creator the franchise knows what’s happening with the film. It’s either good news or bad news, depending on how much you liked the “Star Wars” prequels, but George Lucas has revealed that he has yet to talk to J.J. Abrams about “Episode VII” since Abrams… Continue reading 'Star Wars: Episode VII': Is George Lucas Involved in the J.J. Abrams Reboot?
Next week, J.J. Abrams’s brand new space-set sci-fi epic “Star Trek Into Darkness” opens across the galaxy, and soon after Abrams will be faced with an even more intergalactic challenge: continuing the “Star Wars” saga for Disney. While promoting “Star Trek Into Darkness,” Abrams and his ‘Trek’ costar Simon Pegg (who plays Scotty) discussed the cultural importance of “Star Wars,” the differences between the two franchises, and how Abrams is… Continue reading JJ Abrams and Simon Pegg on 'Star Wars Episode 7': It's 'The Further Adventures of Jar Jar Binks'