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Little-known sci-fi fact: How Mark Hamill became Luke Skywalker thanks to Freddy Krueger
Sep 20, 2016

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?

Mark Hamill's voicemail message as The Joker is epic, and we're insanely jealous
Aug 9, 2016

In case you were wondering what kinds of perks you get for being the co-publisher of DC Comics, wonder no more. Man, we really wish we were friends with Mark Hamill.

Mark Hamill on The Killing Joke: 'I can't imagine how people are going to react to this’
Jun 2, 2016

It’s been a long time coming, but Alan Moore’s seminal Batman tale The Killing Joke is finally being taken from page to screen. But not even the people in charge know how this thing is going to be received.

Mark Hamill reveals original Star Wars: The Force Awakens opening
May 5, 2016

A long-standing rumor about the first scene in Episode VII of the Star Wars saga has turned out to be true.

Image of the Day: Luke Skywalker trains Rey...Yoda-style
Apr 11, 2016

The circle is now complete. When Luke and Yoda trained, Luke was but the learner. Now he is the master.

First creepy footage revealed from Batman: The Killing Joke animated film
Apr 4, 2016

It’s been a long time coming, but an animated feature-film adaptation of the iconic (and brutal) Batman: The Killing Joke comic is finally in the works. Want to see how it’s shaping up?

Daisy Ridley praises Mark Hamill in Star Wars Episode VIII. Luke, too
Mar 1, 2016

In filming Episode VIII, the more things stay the same, the more things change. 

Kevin Conroy, Mark Hamill return in new Justice League animated series
Jan 29, 2016

It seems Cartoon Network is mixing a little bit of old with a little bit of new for the latest attempt to bring the Justice League to the small screen.

Colin Trevorrow wants bigger roles for these two Star Wars characters in Episode IX
Jan 13, 2016

If you felt like we didn't get enough Luke and Leia in J.J. Abrams' Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Colin Trevorrow has good news for you.

Mark Hamill, J.K. Rowling, Hugh Jackman and more react to visionary artist David Bowie's passing
Jan 12, 2016

From Guillermo del Toro and J.K. Rowling to Val Kilmer and Joseph Gordon-Levitt, stars and admirers of Bowie's life and music pay their respects on social media.

Mark Hamill joins Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles as new, animated baddie
Jan 5, 2016

Along with his iconic role as Luke Skywalker, Mark Hamill has filled the decades in between Star Wars films by embarking on an accomplished career as a voice actor. His latest gig? Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.