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Little-known sci-fi fact: How Mark Hamill became Luke Skywalker thanks to Freddy Krueger

Actor Robert Englund is known in the whole of geekdom as horror icon Freddy Krueger. But did you know that it was thanks to him that Mark Hamill landed the part of Luke Skywalker in Star Wars?

Marvel's next Star Wars interlude comic tackles legendary Jedi master Yoda

Yoda will be blessed with a fresh Star Wars backstory arc this December!

Sideshow rolls out their new life-size, $7,450 Star Wars R2-D2 replica

Here's a first look at the feisty Star Wars astromech sculpture from Sideshow Collectibles.

Star Wars Rebels adds Battlestar Galactica alum Katee Sackhoff for Season 3

The next season of Star Wars Rebels will be adding a former Battlestar Galactica hotshot pilot in Season 3.

Star Wars deleted scenes teaser hints at new footage
Mar 24, 2016

A new teaser for the upcoming home video release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens offers a peek at previously unseen footage.

Miles Teller on the Fantastic Four backlash and being in the running for Han Solo
Mar 21, 2016

The Fantastic Four actor opened up on the movie backlash and auditioning for the role of Han Solo.

UPDATED: Here are the 5 actors on Disney's shortlist to play a young Han Solo
Mar 15, 2016

A trio of young actors have emerged as the frontrunners to play a young Han Solo in Disney's upcoming Star Wars spinoff movie.

First peek at the sleek new landspeeder, aliens and sets in Star Wars: Episode VIII
Mar 14, 2016

Check out this revealing sneak peek at the weird aliens and crazy crafts for Rian Johnson's Star Wars: Episode VIII.

This action-packed Star Wars fan film is the Darth Maul prequel we never knew we wanted
Mar 7, 2016

Fan films are a tricky business, and ones based on massive properties are even tougher to get right. But the team behind Darth Maul: Apprentice got it all right. Seriously, just go watch this right now.

Scruffy-looking Han Solo scores his own five-issue miniseries with Marvel
Mar 4, 2016

Our favorite galactic smuggler is finally getting his own Marvel comic-book spotlight.