Ryan Gosling and Zac Efron Rumored for 'Star Wars: Episode VII' & Leo DiCaprio for 'Robotech'

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Could Ryan Gosling and Zac Efron be playing major roles in Star Wars: Episode VII? That's what a source has told Latino Review.

According to this source, Gosling and Efron's names are frequently heard thrown around in relations to Episode VII. Efron's role is unknown, but it is speculated that he may be the son of Han and Leia. Gosling, however, is playing Luke Skywalker's son. The movie is said to take place thirty years after the events in Return of the Jedi.

Take that as you will since no official announcement has been made about the cast. It's very possible Gosling and Efron may have taken meetings for the movie, but the contracts may not be finalized yet. Or this may be speculation on someone's part. In other words, wait for the official announcement.

Another interesting tidbit in this relates to Leonardo DiCaprio, who supposedly turned down a part in Episode VII for Robotech, the big screen adaptation of an '80s cartoon series. The movie is set up at Warner Bros. with Nic Mathieu attached to direct.

Tobey Maguire is one of Robotech's producers and may star in the movie. Maguire and DiCaprio worked together recently on Baz Luhrmann's The Great Gatsby, and if we connect the dots...

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