Star Wars: News

24 May 2024

The Lord of the Rings

Timeless adventure series perfect to watch with your family

Adventure series uniquely draw families together, offering entertainment intertwined with valuable lessons.

16 May 2024


'The Acolyte' raises continuity questions among 'Star Wars' fans

As the premiere of The Acolyte on Disney+ is fast approaching, Star Wars fans are grappling with a potential continuity issue.

14 May 2024


All about 'The Acolyte': Cast details, unexpected plot twists, filming

After four years in development, The Acolyte—a brand new live-action series—is set to premiere on Disney+ on June 4.

12 May 2024

Natalie Portman

'The Phantom Menace' reigns supreme on Disney+ after 25 years

Star Wars: Episode I — The Phantom Menace is witnessing a revival in its popularity on streaming platforms.

11 May 2024

Jon Favreau

'The Mandalorian & Grogu': Sigourney Weaver eyes 'Star Wars' universe

Sci-fi legend Sigourney Weaver is reportedly in negotiations to join the cast of The Mandalorian & Grogu.

09 May 2024


Glen Powell in negotiations for J.J. Abrams's next

Glen Powell, known for his roles in Top Gun: Maverick and Anyone But You, is reportedly in early talks to star in J.J. Abrams's upcoming directorial venture.

05 May 2024


'The Acolyte' honors 'Star Wars Day' with grand trailer release

Lucasfilm celebrated Star Wars Day, globally recognized as May the Fourth (May 4), by unveiling a new trailer for the highly-anticipated upcoming Disney+ series, The Acolyte.

03 May 2024


Why 'The Mandalorian' is unique in 'Star Wars' TV landscape

The Mandalorian, a live-action series, has established a unique position within the Star Wars universe.

06 Apr 2024

Walt Disney

'Mandalorian & Grogu,' 'Moana,' 'Toy Story' secure 2026 release dates

Ahead of CinemaCon next week, Disney has unveiled release dates for multiple anticipated films.

01 Apr 2024


Ewan McGregor expresses interest in revisiting 'Star Wars' universe

Scottish actor Ewan McGregor, renowned for his role as Obi-Wan Kenobi in the namesake Disney+ series, has expressed his desire to return to the acclaimed Star Wars universe.

22 Mar 2024


Celebrated casting director Dianne Crittenden dies at 82

Dianne Crittenden, the esteemed casting director responsible for legendary films like Star Wars, Pretty Woman, and Spider-Man 2, passed away on March 19.

21 Mar 2024

Walt Disney

Here's how to get tickets to Disney's ultimate fan-event, D23

Disney has unveiled exciting details about its biannual D23 fan event, promising a thrilling experience with "the best of Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, and more."

19 Mar 2024


'Star Wars: The Acolyte': Cast, crew, teaser, release date 

Disney's eagerly awaited Star Wars series, The Acolyte, received its first teaser poster on Monday night, along with the imminent release of the show's trailer.

26 Dec 2023

Doctor Who

'Doctor Who' actor Richard Franklin dead: Reflecting on his career

Renowned actor Richard Franklin, famous for his roles as Captain Mike Yates in Doctor Who and Denis Rigg in Emmerdale Farm, passed away on Monday. He was 87.

01 Sep 2023


'Marriage Story' to 'BlacKkKlansman': Adam Driver's best performances

From the intensity of his early roles in films like Lincoln (2012) and Frances Ha (2012) to his commanding presence in blockbuster franchises like Star Wars, Adam Driver has seamlessly portrayed a diverse range of characters.

29 Aug 2023

OTT releases

'Ashoka,' 'Riverdale S07': Fresh OTT releases to watch this week

The last week of August is here and if you didn't get time to catch up to the latest OTT releases on Netflix and Hotstar, we have got your back.

27 Aug 2023

Harley Quinn

#DaysOfOurLives actor Arleen Sorkin (67) dies: Lookback at her journey

The entertainment world mourns the loss of legendary actor Arleen Sorkin, the original voice behind the iconic character Harley Quinn in Batman: The Animated Series. She was 67.

01 Aug 2023


5 biggest Hollywood blockbusters of all time

Hollywood has given us the best cinematic experience ever, with films that have truly blown our minds. Whether it is an epic science fiction film, a superhero movie, or a disaster film, there is a lot that Hollywood has to offer.

13 Jul 2023


Harrison Ford's birthday: 5 lesser-known facts about the legendary actor

Harrison Ford, the American actor best known for Indiana Jones and Star Wars, turned 81 on Thursday (July 13).

04 Jul 2023

Upcoming Movies

JJ Abrams teases audiences about 'Hot Wheels' film 

JJ Abrams—the filmmaker known for his work on the Star Wars and Star Trek franchises—is gearing up to ignite nostalgia by producing a live-action adaptation of Hot Wheels.

06 Jun 2023

Mark Hamill

'That's enough': Mark Hamill ready to bid 'Star Wars' goodbye

Star Wars is one of the oldest franchises in the world and enjoys a huge fan following. Mark Hamill is one of the stalwart actors of the franchise who is associated with them since 1977. Hamill is known for donning the character of Luke Skywalker.

23 May 2023


Who was Ray Stevenson? 'RRR' actor passes away at 58

The actor who played the wicked British governor Scott Buxton in 2022's RRR, Ray Stevenson, passed away on Sunday.

16 May 2023

OTT releases

'The Mandalorian' S04 might get delayed due to writers' strike

The writers' strike has entered its third week and it is affecting many TV series which are currently in the production stage. As per a new development, the fourth season of Lucasfilm's The Mandalorian is likely to be delayed due to the protests.

08 Apr 2023


'Star Wars': Daisy Ridley returns as Ray; 3 films announced

Waiting for the next Star Wars movie? For all you fans out there, the makers made an exciting announcement on Friday, confirming three new live-action film installments of the franchise.

21 Mar 2023


'Star Wars,' 'Harry Potter' actor Paul Grant dies at 56

Hollywood actor Paul Grant, who appeared in the Star Wars and the Harry Potter franchise films, has passed away.

01 Mar 2023

OTT releases

OTT: 'The Mandalorian' S3 drops today; Pedro Pascal is back!

The Mandalorian is one of the most-watched series of Disney+ and the much-awaited third season will premiere on Wednesday on the OTT giant.

01 Mar 2023

OTT releases

'Gulmohar,' 'Rocket Boys': A list of March's biggest OTT releases

With a new month in the books, we can't wait to see what OTT has in store for us.

17 Feb 2023

Ed Sheeran

Happy birthday Ed Sheeran: 5 best film and TV cameos 

Ed Sheeran is a popular singer and songwriter. He celebrates his 32nd birthday on Friday (February 17).

11 Sep 2022


'Rogue One' prequel 'Andor' gets final trailer at D23 Expo

We are just days away from the premiere of Star Wars' darkly heroic story about the "awakening of a revolutionary."

11 Sep 2022

Pedro Pascal

'The Mandalorian' S3 teaser: Battle between Mando, armored warriors awaits

The Mandalorian is all geared up to take us on a new adventure with the third season and also to remind us how adorable Grogu is!

04 Sep 2022


Diego Luna confirms timeline for Disney+ 'Star Wars' series 'Andor'

Andor, one of the most-awaited Disney+ releases, is set to take us to a galaxy far, far away.

02 Aug 2022

Diego Luna

Disney+ unveils epic trailer for 'Star Wars' series 'Andor'

The latest addition to the Disney++ roster, Andor takes us to a galaxy far, far away.

13 Jul 2022


Harrison Ford turns 80: 5 iconic characters portrayed by him

Hollywood actor Harrison Ford is one of the coolest cats in the industry.

14 Apr 2022


These 5 blockbuster movies almost did not get made

Making movies is a humongous task.

29 Jun 2021

Apple TV

'Foundation' trailer looks promising, gives major 'Star Wars' vibes

Apple TV+ recently released a trailer of its much awaited show, Foundation, which will premiere on September 24.

18 May 2021

Disney+ Hotstar

McGregor thrilled about returning to 'Star Wars' as Obi-Wan Kenobi

Actor Ewan McGregor says reprising his legendary Star Wars role of Obi-Wan Kenobi for the upcoming Disney Plus limited series has been an "absolutely brilliant" experience.

07 May 2021

Christopher Nolan

After 'Tenet,' John David Washington stars in another sci-fi movie

Actor John David Washington will be teaming up with Rogue One: A Star Wars Story director Gareth Edwards for a new movie.

23 Feb 2021


Mena 'Aladdin' Massoud to play Ezra in 'The Mandalorian' spin-off?

The Mandalorian is snowballing into a major Star Wars property for Disney++.

12 Feb 2021


Likening Republicans to Jews during Holocaust costs Gina Carano Lucasfilm-projects

Gina Carano has been dropped by Lucasfilm from The Mandalorian and a related spin-off due to a religiously offensive Instagram post.

23 Dec 2020


Surprise Jedi appearance spawns Luke Skywalker spin-off show by Disney

The hype around The Mandalorian keeps getting more intense with each latest episode.

16 Dec 2020


Star Wars fans choose Benedict Cumberbatch to play villainous Thrawn

Benedict Cumberbatch has emerged as Star Wars hardcore fan's favorite for a role that is still to be enacted by anyone in a full-length feature title by Disney, be it a film or series.

13 Dec 2020


Marvel to 'Enchanted', Disney's Investor Day had something for everyone

December 10 came bearing good news for every Disney fan across the world, and it looks like the company is determined to turn the upcoming years into a spectacular experience.

13 Dec 2020


#ComicBytes: Four interesting facts from the Darth Vader comics

When you watch the Star Wars films in chronological order, there is a significant story gap of 30 years between Episode III and Episode IV, which took away our chance to see Darth Vader's transformation into a legend.

01 Nov 2020


#ComicBytes: Meet MCU's newest addition, badass vigilante, Moon Knight

Often compared to DC legend Batman, Marvel's Moon Knight (Marc Spector) is a badass vigilante who is set to make his MCU debut.

30 Oct 2020


'Dexter's Laboratory' creator's latest is a superhero animated outing

If you are like me, missing how Cartoon Network was 10 years ago, you'd be excited to know that Dexter's Laboratory and Samurai Jack creator Genndy Tartakovsky is showing no signs of retiring.

29 Oct 2020


'Star War's Oscar Isaac may play Moon Knight for Disney+

Marvel just got a hundred times more exciting!

15 Aug 2020

Walt Disney

Disney, LEGO team up to recreate worst 'Star Wars' project

Disney is doing the seemingly impossible task of reviving the most-hated Star Wars venture of all time: The 1978 Star Wars Holiday Special.

24 Jul 2020


'Avatar' sequels, 'Star Wars' movies delayed due to the pandemic

Even a decade after the release of James Cameron's path-breaking science-fiction epic Avatar, fans around the world are still waiting for a sequel.

01 Apr 2020


Coronavirus: 'Star Wars' actor Andrew Jack passes away at 76

Star Wars actor and veteran dialect coach Andrew Jack has passed away in Britain due to the novel coronavirus, his agent Jill McCullough said on Wednesday.

22 Dec 2019


'The Rise of Skywalker' posts fifth-highest preview collection ever

Despite harsh reviews, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is nailing it at the international box office.

20 Dec 2019


Sayonara! 'F.R.I.E.N.D.S' and other titles leaving Netflix in 2019

The world's favorite sitcom F.R.I.E.N.D.S is leaving the world's favorite streaming service, Netflix, by the end of 2019.

01 Dec 2019


Dying fan gets to watch 'Star Wars' before official release

What's better than watching a Star Wars movie? Well, watching it before everyone else.

19 Nov 2019


Samsung launches Galaxy Note 10+ Star Wars Special Edition

To celebrate the release of the upcoming sci-fi movie, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, Samsung has launched the Galaxy Note 10+ Star Wars Special Edition smartphone.

16 Nov 2019

Augmented Reality

LEGO's AR-powered Hidden Side Sets look amazing: Details here

In this digital era, the LEGO group is looking to create a completely new experience for kids.

12 Jan 2019

Walt Disney

Disney CEO Robert Iger's salary increases by 80%

Disney is perhaps the most recognizable and iconic brand in the entertainment industry.

03 Jan 2019


Now, you can download premium content from Hotstar: Here's how

India's popular streaming service Hotstar is finally letting users download premium content.

26 Aug 2018

Donald Trump

Trump drowns in TIME's latest cover, Twitterati is in awe

The latest TIME cover featuring USA President Donald Trump has got everyone talking, unsurprisingly. The striking cover has the POTUS struggling to catch a breath as his Oval House is drowning, with the words 'In Deep' written.

05 May 2018

Andhra Pradesh

In Andhra Pradesh, man died while watching 'Avengers: Infinity War'

The climax of 'Avengers: Infinity War' jolted Marvel fans across the globe, but the cinematic experience turned fatal for a mason worker in Proddatur town in Andhra Pradesh's Kadapa district.

30 Apr 2018


'Avengers: Infinity War' shatters global box-office record in opening weekend

As was expected, 'Avengers: Infinity War' has proved to be a juggernaut at the global box office.

10 Apr 2018


'Black Panther' pounces past 'Titanic', becomes third-highest grossing film ever

Adding another feather to its cap, 'Black Panther' has now moved ahead of 'Titanic' in the list of all-time highest grossing movies.

25 Mar 2018

US Army

These words are turning 100 this year

A century ago, the 'First World War' ended. Most would assume the phrase was coined after there was a second.

07 Feb 2018


GoT creators to helm new Star Wars film series

Probably the biggest crossover between two extremely popular series is happening. Disney has roped in 'Game of Thrones' creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss to helm a new Star Wars series film.

13 Dec 2017


The exciting world of Google's Augmented Reality 3D stickers

After announcing "AR (Augmented Reality) Stickers" back in October, Google finally started launching the exciting feature for Pixel devices first.

04 Dec 2017


Limited OnePlus 5T Star Wars Edition to launch next week!

OnePlus and Star Wars fans at the Bengaluru Comic Con had an unexpected surprise: the mobile company has announced a limited OnePlus 5T Star Wars edition!

08 Sep 2017


Disney takes back Marvel and Star Wars movies from Netflix

It's already been decided that Disney and Netflix will part ways in 2019 and the separation is going to hurt Netflix a lot.

09 Aug 2017


Disney breaks up with Netflix, will start its streaming service

Disney and Netflix are parting ways. According to reports, Disney is now going to launch its own streaming service that will have its central Disney and Pixar brands; and another that will take care of live sports.

18 Jul 2017


Game of Thrones' unique Indian connection!

Can you guess what's common between Jon Snow and Eddard Stark's ensembles, the Joker's Cane, Iron Man's suit, and Thor's hammer?

17 Jul 2017

Walt Disney

Disney is making a Star Wars Hotel for fans

Three words - "Star Wars Hotel". That's it, pack your bags, book your tickets and let's just go.

03 Jul 2017

Narendra Modi

Someone just bought Star War's R2-D2 for over $2 million

Collecting memorabilia has always been a thing among fandom enthusiasts. It is no wonder that prices are quite steep for the real deal.

11 Jun 2017


Electronic Entertainment Expo 2017, it's a showdown of giants

This is it; this is the time all gamers have been waiting for the entire year, to find out what they would be indulging in for the next 364 days.

25 May 2017


Star Wars legacy, the force is still strong

All these years have passed but the force still remains strong. Yes, I am talking about Star Wars, as today marks the 40th anniversary of the epic saga, which changed the life of sci-fi fans forever.

16 Apr 2017


What we learned from 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' trailer

The first trailer and poster for 'Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi' was unveiled on Friday at the Star Wars Celebration fan event in Florida.

19 Dec 2016

Walt Disney

Could Star Wars make Dow hit 20,000 points?

The Dow Jones Industrial average is agonizingly close to hitting 20,000 points for the first time ever, and is thus, understandably attracting the interest of stock investors.

17 Sep 2016

French Open

Belarus's Ihar Boki wins 11th Paralympic gold

It was gold and another Paralympic record for Belarus's swimmer Ihar Boki as he finished first in men's S13 100m freestyle event.

15 Sep 2016

Walt Disney

Disney slashes 250 jobs in consumer products unit

The Walt Disney Company slashed nearly 5 percent of its consumer products staff on Wednesday.