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  • 'Star Wars,' 'Avengers' Spawn Industrial Light & Magic's London Expansion

    Industrial Light & Magic, the legendary visual effects studio founded by George Lucas for the making of "Star Wars," confirmed its plans to open a London branch and to make its Vancouver outpost permanent. Many in the visual effects industry have been...
  • Disney Launches Accelerator Program to Fund Tech Startups

    The Walt Disney Co. chief Bob Iger has long been an early adopter and supporter of new technology and digital platforms. Now the Mouse House has launched a program to invest in startups through Disney Accelerator, a three-month mentorship and seed-stage...
  • 'Star Wars Rebels' Kanan a 'cowboy Jedi'

    'Star Wars Rebels' Kanan a 'cowboy Jedi'
    Disney and Lucasfilm have introduced a hero who embodies the "rebel" part of "Star Wars Rebels." Kanan, who is voiced by Freddie Prinze Jr., isn't the traditional Jedi knight fans have come to expect in the "Star Wars" universe. A survivor of the...
  • 'Star Wars' Standalone Movie to Shoot in the U.K.

    LucasFilm and Disney have decided to shoot the first standalone "Star Wars" film in the U.K. The movie will be filmed at the Pinewood Studios west of London next year -- the same location currently used for "Star Wars: Episode VII" with J.J. Abrams...
  • Los Angeles joins fight for George Lucas museum

    Los Angeles joins fight for George Lucas museum
    Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has launched a campaign to woo the Lucas Museum of Cultural Arts, a legacy project of “Star Wars” creator George Lucas, stepping into what had been a two-way battle between Chicago and San Francisco for the...
  • Harrison Ford Injured on the Set of 'Star Wars: Episode VII'

    Harrison Ford has been injured on the set of Disney and Lucasfilm's new "Star Wars" movie. According to Disney, the 71 year-old actor was hospitalized after sustaining a bad ankle injury during filming on Wednesday. "He was taken to a local hospital and...
  • Eric Garcetti Wants George Lucas Museum In Los Angeles

    Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has added the City of Angels to the growing list of places vying for the George Lucas Museum call it home. The "Star Wars" creator wants to establish the museum in order to display his state-of-the-art media and movie...
  • Disney to Release 'Star Wars Scene Maker' App That Turns Kids Into Directors

    Disney is releasing next week a new app that will allow children to become visual storytellers. Disney Publishing Worldwide executive VP Andrew Sugerman unveiled "Star Wars Scene Maker" at Variety's Purpose: The Family Entertainment and Faith-Based...
  • 'Star Wars: Episode VII' adds Lupita Nyong'o, Gwendoline Christie

    'Star Wars: Episode VII' adds Lupita Nyong'o, Gwendoline Christie
    Oscar winner Lupita Nyong'o and "Game of Thrones" star Gwendoline Christie have joined the cast of "Star Wars: Episode VII," J.J. Abrams' highly anticipated extension of the classic space-opera franchise, Disney and Lucasfilm announced Monday. Nyong'o...
  • Lupita Nyong'o added to 'Star Wars: Episode VII' cast

    Lupita Nyong'o added to 'Star Wars: Episode VII' cast
    Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong'o has been cast in the upcoming "Star Wars: Episode VII," Walt Disney Co's Lucasfilm said on Monday. Nyong'o, whose first film role last year in "12 Years a Slave," earned her the Academy Award for best supporting...
  • 'Star Wars' Adds '12 Years A Slave,' 'Game of Thrones' Actors Lupita Nyong'o, Gwendoline Christie

    Lupita Nyong'o, who won the best supporting Oscar for her role in "12 Years a Slave," and "Game of Thrones'" Gwendoline Christie have joined the cast of J.J. Abrams' "Star Wars: Episode VII." It was not revealed which characters the two will play....