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Star Wars spin-off movies may take some cues from Marvel
Dec 10, 2015

Being down the hall from Marvel Studios might be rubbing off a bit on the Star Wars/Lucasfilm team.

How old will Han Solo be in that prequel? Kathleen Kennedy has details
Aug 14, 2015

Details about that new Star Wars: Anthology film starring a young Han Solo are finally emerging.

Kathleen Kennedy and JJ Abrams talk Harrison Ford's return to Star Wars -- and that injury
Aug 13, 2015

The head of Lucasfilm and the director of Star Wars: The Force Awakens have shared some insight into the legendary actor's return to the role that made him a star.

Daisy Ridley is now an expert bo-staff fighter thanks to her Star Wars character Rey
May 18, 2015

Daisy Ridley is already gearing up to become a key player in the revamped Star Wars saga, but the actress has also developed a particular set of skills to go along with her alter ego.

Lucasfilm president confirms a new Indiana Jones movie will be made...eventually.
May 5, 2015

Since Disney bought Lucasfilm back in 2012, we've been waiting for one more rip-roaring Indy adventure.

Lucasfilm's Kathleen Kennedy on why she didn't want to make spinoffs...at first
Apr 22, 2015

We're entering a new era of Star Wars at the movies, but the head of Lucasfilm wasn't always so keen on it.

Women to watch: 11 trailblazing ladies who dominate sci-fi and fantasy
Mar 7, 2014

We're celebrating International Women's Day by tipping our hat to those who've broken down barriers and thrived in the genre.

Here's how Kathleen Kennedy convinced Abrams to do Star Wars VII
Jan 30, 2013

All the way up until he officially signed on, J.J. Abrams kept saying he had no plans to direct Star Wars Episode VII. Turns out, he was telling the truth.

Kathleen Kennedy explains what the Jurassic Park 4 holdup is
Dec 17, 2012

Considering the name recognition associated with Steven Spielberg's dino franchise Jurassic Park, it's surprising it's taken the studio this long to get a fourth installment off the ground. But don't get too excited—a producer on the latest sequel says they haven't even nailed down the plot, yet.