John Boyega News
5:31 PM 8/28/2014 by Jeff Giles
Even before Harrison Ford accidentally shut down production on Star Wars: Episode VII by getting his leg crushed on the Millennium Falcon, speculation ran rampant regarding director J.J. Abrams' rumored reluctance to meet or agree to Disney's demands for a December 2015 release date. Once Ford was laid up for weeks, many wondered whether the studio might be forced to bump the highly anticipated follow-up to 1983's Return of the Jedi.
2:36 PM 6/16/2014 by Jeff Giles
While the rest of us are doing backflips over J.J. Abrams' decision to heavily incorporate real sets rather than relying totally on CGI for Star Wars: Episode VII, Harrison Ford is laid up in a hospital bed, reportedly because the Millennium Falcon has a really heavy door.
9:16 AM 5/4/2014 by Binh Ngo
Disney/Lucasfilm has revealed who will be joining the original cast members in Star Wars: Episode VII. We talk about that and more on this week's Download.
9:26 AM 4/29/2014 by Jeff Giles
Who needs to wait for May the 4th when you can just go ahead and surprise everybody with an announcement on April 29? Following months of rumors and ever-more-deafening buzz, Disney has revealed the main cast for Star Wars: Episode VII -- and just like studio chief Bob Iger promised, it does indeed include a mix of new and familiar faces.
insidemovies.ew.com – Why does it feel like this news should be delivered in big yellow type, rising up into the void of space? 29 weeks 4 days ago via brucelee
comingsoon.net – It was revealed earlier this month that Attack the Block star John Boyega is among the acting contenders up for a leading role in J.J. Abrams' Star Wars: Episode VII . Now, The Hollywood Reporter 's Borys Kit has revealed, via Twitter, that Boyega is also being eyed for Terminator: 34 weeks 4 days ago via donnieyen
2:01 PM 3/12/2014 by Jeff Giles
With Adam Driver seemingly set to play the villain in the next installment of Star Wars, director J.J. Abrams is reportedly winnowing down his shortlist of contenders to play the next generation of Jedi warriors -- and Variety's sources say Abrams is focused on five potential young leads.
variety.com – With Adam Driver in line to play the villain in the next “Star Wars,” the next order of business for Disney and Lucasfilm is finding the right Jedi to challenge Driver and the evil empire. After meeting with several young actors this past year, sources tell Variety that “Downton Abbey” thesp Ed Speleers, “Attack the... 36 weeks 3 days ago via theothersenhman
variety.com – British actor John Boyega will portray Olympic athlete Jesse Owens in the biopic “Race,” with shooting set to start in May in Berlin and Montreal. Forecast Pictures’ Jean Charles Levy and ID+’s Luc Dayan made the announcement Friday. “Race” will be introduced to buyers at next month’s Berlin Film Market, with Mister Smith Entertainment handling... 43 weeks 1 day ago via jetli
Posted November 6th, 2012 by Binh Ngo
The beginning of the new trilogy which may be centered on the Skywalker and Solo offsprings.