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Investigative journalist solves decades-old Star Wars mystery
Trent Moore

He had a tiny role in the original Star Wars, but like just about every character who exists in George Lucas’ sandbox, the mysterious BoShek has inspired everything from memes to his own action figure. But who was the mysterious Corellian smuggler?

Legendary producer Rick Rubin to release new Star Wars electronica dance album
Jeff Spry

A new Star Wars electronica album is headed to our galaxy courtesy of one of rock's biggest music producers.

A Yoda cameo in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, there almost was
Nathalie Caron

Jedi Master extraordinaire Yoda almost made a cameo appearance on Star Wars: The Force Awakens. So, what happened?

Francis Ford Coppola on the true cost of George Lucas' Star Wars legacy
Jeff Spry

Was the world really robbed of some fantastic films due to Lucas launching his career into Star Wars?

Image of the day: Ralph McQuarrie's long-lost cover art for The Empire Strikes Back novel
Trent Moore

Dearly departed artist Ralph McQuarrie is a legend, and even though much of his work has obviously been chronicled, he’s still capable of pulling off a few surprises.

Why the non-canon Star Wars Expanded Universe still matters
Matthew Jackson

What we used to know as the Star Wars Expanded Universe doesn't count any more, but it's still important.

Harrison Ford says he wants 'nothing to do' with the young Han Solo movie
Nathalie Caron

Harrison Ford explains how deep his involvement with the young Han Solo Star Wars movie will be.

J.J. Abrams has secretly been working on a 4K restoration of 1979 horror classic Phantasm
Trent Moore

Turns out, J.J. Abrams is a very big fan of the 1979 horror flick Phantasm. He’s such a big fan, in fact, that he’s had Bad Robot working for quite a while to create a 4K restoration of Don Coscarelli's cult classic.