• Ahsoka Lives! Ashley Eckstein on Future 'Star Wars' Movies, Meaning of Luke's 'Last Jedi' Line
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    Ahsoka Lives! Ashley Eckstein on Future 'Star Wars' Movies, Meaning of Luke's 'Last Jedi' Line

    Of all the characters to emerge from the Star Wars animated series, none has resonated more than Ahsoka Tano. With Lucasfilm about to plot out the next standalone films, Ahsoka has risen to the top of the wish list for many fans, including the actress who defines the role. "I would love an Ahsoka movie, not only as the voice of Ahsoka, but just as an Ahsoka fan," Eckstein told Yahoo Movies at Star Wars Celebration Orlando.

  • 'Star Wars' Celebration Weekend: Your 2-Minute Recap
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    'Star Wars' Celebration Weekend: Your 2-Minute Recap

    Orlando was the epicenter of the Star Wars universe last week, with species from ports near and far congregating to celebrate the franchise. The four-day party kicked off with a 40th anniversary panel, which featured franchise stars Mark Hamill, Billy Dee Williams, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, Warwick Davis, Ian McDiarmid, and Hayden Christensen (returning to Celebration after more than a decade away), along with two unbilled surprise guests: saga mastermind George Lucas and, making his first appearance at a Celebration, Harrison Ford.

  • Obi-Wan Kenobi Resurfaces for Maul Rematch in Synergistic 'Star Wars Rebels' Trailer
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    Obi-Wan Kenobi Resurfaces for Maul Rematch in Synergistic 'Star Wars Rebels' Trailer

    While we Kenobi-philes wait for that Obi-Wan standalone movie — or to see if the old Jedi still has a role to play in Episode VIII (perhaps in relation to a certain budding Force aficionado?) — the folks at Lucasfilm have thrown us a bone.

  • Forest Whitaker to Reprise 'Rogue One' Character Saw Gerrera in 'Star Wars Rebels' Series
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    Forest Whitaker to Reprise 'Rogue One' Character Saw Gerrera in 'Star Wars Rebels' Series

    Saw Gerrera lives! The radical freedom fighter played onscreen in Rogue One by Forest Whitaker, is returning to the small screen for multiple episodes of the animated series Star Wars Rebels. The Oscar-winning actor will voice a slightly younger version of his movie character in the two-parter “Ghosts of Geonosis,” airing Jan. 7 on Disney XD.