Who doesn’t want to see a connection between Star Wars and an classic album titled “Dark Side…” of anything?
Before begining production, director J.J. Abrams sat down with the entire cast of “The Force Awakens” and ran through a table reading of the script. This table reading will be included in the upcoming “The Force Awakens” home version.
Darren Hayes, podcaster and entertainer has spotted a copy of the teaser poster for Star Wars: The Force Awakens and tweeted it to his fans:
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Two Star Wars fans from Essex, UK, launched a toy X-Wing into near-orbit and shot footage of it in the hopes of getting the attention of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” director J. J. Abrams (and possibly scoring tickets to the movie’s premiere). See the video below!
Premiered at Star Wars Celebration, Lucasfilm has released the second teaser trailer for the latest Star Wars movie:
A new species of catfish has been discovered, and researchers in Auburn University in Alabama named it Peckolita greedoi. A paper published last week describes several newly discovered catfish including P. greedoi, and explains the etymology:
Named for Greedo of Rodia, a bounty hunter killed by Han Solo in Chalmun’s Spaceport Cantina in the movie “Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope” (Lucasfilm, Twentieth Century Fox, 1977) with whom this species shares a remarkable resemblance.
The full paper, Three new species of saddled loricariid catfishes, and a review of Hemiancistrus, Peckoltia, and allied genera (Siluriformes) is available online: http://zookeys.pensoft.net/articles.php?id=4632