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jjstarwarsset Watch: J.J. Abrams Gives Our First Look at the Set of Star Wars: Episode VII

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

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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?

starwarslogo Disney Makes It Official: J.J. Abrams is Directing Star Wars: Episode VII

Disney issued the following press release last night, officially announcing that J.J. Abrams will be directing the Star Wars sequel off a script by Michael Arndt, with Simon Kinberg and Lawrence Kasdan consulting. You can read the press release below, and here’s the original story.

Also, sound off in our discussion post: Are You For or Against J.J. Abrams Directing ‘Star Wars Episode VII’?

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J.J. Abrams: 10 ‘Star Wars’ Moments From His TV Shows

With the news that J.J. Abrams will be directing the much-anticipated new “Star Wars” film, we realized he’s already demonstrated how the George Lucas series helped inspire his body of work. Daddy issues? Secret siblings? Cocky antiheroes who ultimately save the day? Check, check and check. And we could argue that “Lost””s Hurley and Charlie owe something to R2D2 and C3PO, too.

We’ve rounded up some of our favorite moments from… Continue reading J.J. Abrams: 10 'Star Wars' Moments From His TV Shows