Astronauts: confirmed best nerds.
We're all gearing up to finally see The Last Jedi and get our fix of Rey's continued journey, Poe xFinn, Carrie Fisher, and (finally) Mark Hamill back in action—except for Kaila, who's seen it already and is sworn to spoiler secrecy—at various points this weekend, and we're not the only ones. Even the ISS astronauts are getting ready to host their own screening in the movie's natural habitat: space.Read More
The Last Jedi Includes a Dedication to Carrie Fisher, In Case You Thought This Movie Wouldn’t Utterly Destroy You
The Last Jedi reportedly includes a touching tribute to everyone's favorite hero-princess-general at the end of the film. So have those Kleenex ready, folks.Read More
Star Wars: The Last Jedi is finally, finally here on Thursday, but some lucky people got to see its world premiere over the weekend, so we can live vicariously through them, for now. Details are light at this point, which is a good thing, but the early impressions are in, and they're about as positive as you'd expect.Read More
Do Jedis Get Paid? Is Kelly Marie Tran Real? The Last Jedi Cast Answers the Internet’s Most-Searched Questions
Do Jedi choose their lightsaber colors? How did Rey beat Kylo Ren? Was Finn a clone? The internet has asked these questions and more, and the Last Jedi cast sat down with Wired to answer them.Read More
At last night's Star Wars: The Last Jedi premiere in Los Angeles, Kelly Marie Tran couldn't help crying tears of joy as she took in where she was. Daisy Ridley was on hand to comfort her.Read More
We've got a new trailer for Season Two of Jessica Jones, and a release date! The new season will land on Netflix on March 8, 2018, and it looks like it will deal just as heavily with trauma and recovery as the first did.Read More
In 1977, only 6.3% of the dialogue in A New Hope was spoken by women, and none of it was spoken by people of color. In 2015, women had 28% of the dialogue in The Force Awakens, and people of color had 37.5%. Hopefully, The Last Jedi does even better.Read More
Some of you might already have your tickets for Star Wars: The Last Jedi next week, but whether you do or don't, I'm sure you wouldn't mind getting your hands on this super-sweet prize pack, courtesy of IMAX and Funko Pop, who want to provide you with the best Last Jedi experience possible!Read More
RIAN JOHNSON STAHP.
You may be aware that Carrie Fisher had a wonderful dog, Gary Fisher. If not, you've been missing out, and you can rectify the situation immediately over at Gary's Instagram. (Gary now lives with Fisher's assistant.) While The Last Jedi may serve as a way for a lot of us to say goodbye to Carrie Fisher, it's also apparently giving Gary the chance to indirectly get in on his mom's final film role.Read More
With some surprise Slytherins!
Kelly Marie Tran leaned into her Harry Potter nerddom by sorting various Star Wars characters, including Luke, Leia, Finn, Poe, R2-D2, and her own character Rose Tico.Read More
Unless you’ve been living in isolation on Ahch-To for the past six years, you probably know that we’re just days away from the release of The Last Jedi. The Last Jedi is a Star Wars movie, and it’s going to have Skywalkers and lightsabers and the Millennium Falcon and even porgs, whatever the heck they are. Hooray! But what is it going to be about?Read More
Laura Dern Professes Her Love to BB-8, and the Women of The Last Jedi Profess Their Love of Carrie Fisher
The Force was strong in Los Angeles this weekend during a press conference for the highly-anticipated Star Wars: The Last Jedi, which comes out NEXT WEEK. And during that press conference, we got to see at least one love affair in full-bloom. I'm talking, of course, about the one between Laura Dern and BB-8.Read More
As part of the hype machine for The Last Jedi, Disney and Lucasfilm have released a video of the actors training for their fight scenes, and it'll totally make you want to pick up a mop and start fake lightsaber-ing around my room.Read More
You're still our fave, though, John.
The always lovable John Boyega has shocked and betrayed us all, declaring that he did not like the porgs on Jimmy Kimmel Live. "I just naturally don't like them," he said. "I don't."Read More
Rian Johnson's turn in the director's chair is hopefully excellent, but what we know for sure is that it is will take up a significant chunk of your time.Read More
We’ve Got New Details About Paige Tico and Her Fellow Resistance Pilots, And Oh No I’m Already Shipping Two of Them
The Last Jedi expansion set for Top Trumps has revealed new details about Paige Tico and her fellow Resistance fighters, Tallie Lintra and Nix.Read More
The Last Jedi‘s “Off-Kilter” Admiral Holdo Will Fight Both the First Order and Stereotypes About Female Leadership
Laura Dern's Last Jedi character, the purple-haired Admiral Amilyn Holdo, will reportedly butt heads with Poe Dameron as she defies stereotypes about female bosses.Read More
In a recent interview with Entertainment Weekly, director Rian Johnson said The Last Jedi "is very much about Rey trying to figure out how she fits into all this."Read More
Star Wars: The Force Awakens was full of random cameos under all that stormtrooper armor, including the likes of Daniel Craig and Kevin Smith. It seems that this tradition will continue into Star Wars: The Last Jedi with a couple of royal stand-ins.Read More
Needing the luck and having never seen a Star Wars film, Kelly Marie Tran showed up to her first Last Jedi audition wearing a sweater vest and her lucky Ravenclaw tie.Read More