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Is Princess Leia in Rogue One? Here's director Gareth Edwards' interesting answer

Rogue One director Gareth Edwards was, shall we say, elusive when asked a series of pointed questions recently. Possible spoilers ahead!

Star Wars actor Kenny Baker, the man who brought R2-D2 to life, has died
Aug 13, 2016

The world — and a galaxy far, far away — have both lost a legend. 

Wait, the entire Star Wars saga is being recounted by R2-D2 a century in the future?
Apr 25, 2016

George Lucas might not be running the show anymore, but he did frame the first six installments in the Star Wars saga. But who is actually telling the story?

The creator of the original R2-D2 has passed away
Mar 7, 2016

The man who built the first version of everyone's favorite little 'droid has left this galaxy behind.

Why Star Wars' R2-D2 almost was in The LEGO Movie - but wasn't
Nov 21, 2014

Fan favorite Star Wars droid R2-D2 almost was in The LEGO Movie. Here's why he wasn't the droid you were looking for.

R2-D2's return for Episode VII is no surprise (but how it came about IS)
Nov 19, 2013

Discover the secret -- and fantastic -- origins of the astromech models being built for the new Star Wars films.

Image of the Day: Check out R2-D2's beepity-booping business card
Dec 17, 2012

Image of the Day: Check out R2-D2's beepity-booping business card

Little-known sci-fi fact: R2-D2 appeared in Raiders of the Lost Ark
Dec 17, 2012

We know, you've seen Raiders of the Lost Ark a hundred times. So have we. But have you ever noticed an appearance by two characters from co-writer George Lucas' other iconic franchise? That's right. You might not have known it, but Raiders features droids.

Image of the Day: This IS the R2-D2 cake you're looking for
Dec 17, 2012

Image of the Day: This IS the R2-D2 cake you're looking for

Image of the Day: R2-D2 and C-3PO face off in amazing foot tattoos
Dec 17, 2012

Image of the Day: R2-D2 and C-3PO face off in amazing foot tattoos

Image of the Day: How anyone can draw R2-D2 in 12 easy steps
Dec 17, 2012

Image of the Day: How anyone can draw R2-D2 in 12 easy steps

10 easy (but awesome) DIY Star Wars crafts projects
Dec 15, 2012

While Jedi Masters have midi-chlorians raging through their systems, there's a good chance glitter runs through my veins. I've been crafting as long as I could figure out how to use a pair of scissors and a bottle of glue.