Star Wars Episode VII

Are you curious about the latest Star Wars Episode VII developments? We will keep you up-to-date! Set pics, inside stories, videos and more!

Rumor of the day: Matthew Vaughn may direct Star Wars VII
Jul 4, 2015

So it begins. As soon as word broke that a new Star Wars was in the works, you just knew the rumor mill was going to start churning about potential directors. So what do you think about Matthew Vaughn (X-Men: First Class, Kick-Ass)?

Look which director was already offered (and turned down) Star Wars 7
Jul 4, 2015

We've already heard from a ton of directors about whether or not they'd be interested in tackling Star Wars VII, but it seems at least one of the biggest names out there was already approached—and officially turned down the job.

What Spielberg said when asked if he'd direct Star Wars VII
Jul 4, 2015

Along with all the buzzy up-and-comers we've been hearing about, some big names have also been floated to potentially tackle the upcoming Star Wars VII. Among them? None other than George Lucas' famed Indiana Jones collaborator Steven Spielberg. So what are the odds he's making a play for the new Star Wars?

It's now official: Star Wars Episode VII has a writer!
Jul 4, 2015

We've been wondering who Disney and Lucasfilm would hire to write the new Star Wars sequel, and now the higher-ups have confirmed that the job has officially been filled. So who will pen Star Wars VII?

Has Benedict Cumberbatch just been cast in Star Wars: Episode VII?
Jul 4, 2015

If rumors are true, we may soon be seeing Sherlock in a galaxy far, far away.

Did Abrams just put out a Star Wars 7 casting call for a Wookie?
Jul 4, 2015

We’re still waiting to hear exactly what J.J. Abrams is planning for Star Wars: Episode VII, but a new casting call might’ve given away a major casting tidbit.

Rumor of the Day: Meet another director who may tackle Star Wars VII
Jul 4, 2015

Yet another director's name has surfaced in connection with Star Wars VII, and this time the person has left a trail of tantalizing clues.

Ben Affleck doesn't want to direct Star Wars (but knows who should)
Jul 4, 2015

He's currently one of the hottest directors in Hollywood, so it stands to reason that his name might come up in connection with one of the biggest projects of the next few years. But no, Ben Affleck doesn't want to direct the new Star Wars movie.

Carrie Fisher responds to all those rumors about her and Star Wars VII
Jul 4, 2015

Is she or isn't she? Carrie Fisher has officially issued a response to all the reports of her returning as Princess Leia in Star Wars VII.

Who's out and who's still in the running to direct Star Wars VII
Jul 4, 2015

It was only minutes after Disney announced they would be making new Star Wars movies that fans went nuts wondering who George Lucas would tap to direct the next generation of the classic sci-fi franchise. Several weeks later, the rumor mill hasn't slowed down.

Did Matthew Vaughn's pal just confirm he's directing Star Wars 7?
Jul 4, 2015

To say there are a lot of rumored options to direct Star Wars VII would be an understatement. But if one slip of the tongue is to be believed, the job might already be filled. Did Matthew Vaughn's (X-Men: First Class) buddy just spill the beans?

McGregor weighs in on whether he'd return as Obi-Wan in Star Wars 7
Jul 4, 2015

Actor Ewan McGregor slogged his way through the entire Star Wars prequel trilogy as a younger version of Jedi master Obi-Wan Kenobi. But is he game to bring the old Jedi back for Star Wars VII?

Check out the note Abrams & Co. sent to the Star Wars VII crew once filming wrapped
Nov 3, 2014

We still have more than a year to wait until we get to see it, but director J.J. Abrams has wrapped filming on Star Wars VII — and we have this note right here to prove it.