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February 12, 2021, 12:44 AM

'The Mandalorian' star Gina Carano won't return after social media controversy

"The Mandalorian" star Gina Carano, who played Cara Dune, won't return to the Disney+ series amid social media controversy, Lucasfilm said.
February 12, 2021, 12:44 AM
'The Mandalorian' star Gina Carano won't return after social media controversy
February 11, 2021, 2:30 PM

Gina Carano fired from 'Mandalorian' after social media post

Lucasfilm says Gina Carano is no longer a part of “The Mandalorian” cast after many online called for her firing over a social media post that likened the experience of Jews during the Holocaust to the U.S. political climate
February 11, 2021, 2:30 PM
'Mandalorian' co-star Gina Carano fired after social media post
1 month ago

USPS announces new stamps based on droids from 'Star Wars' universe

The United States Postal Service (USPS) announced a new collection of stamps based on droids from the "Star Wars" universe.
1 month ago
USPS announces new stamps based on droids from 'Star Wars' universe
2 months ago

Liam Neeson 'up for' reprising role as Qui-Gon Jinn in new 'Star Wars' series

Liam Neeson said he's "up for" returning to the "Star Wars" universe as Qui-Gon Jinn in the "Obi-Wan Kenobi" Disney+ series.
2 months ago
Liam Neeson says he would reprise role in new 'Star Wars' series
2 months ago

Jon Favreau on 'Mandalorian' season 2's shocking finale cameo, 'Book of Boba Fett' details

Jon Favreau talked that shocking "The Mandalorian" season 2 finale cameo and details about "The Book of Boba Fett."
2 months ago
Jon Favreau on 'Mandalorian' season 2's shocking finale cameo
2 months ago

Details of the shocking 'Mandalorian' finale, without spoilers

Details of the shocking 'Mandalorian' finale.
2 months ago
Details of the shocking 'Mandalorian' finale, without spoilers
3 months ago

Rare and exclusive, behind the scenes look at 'The Empire Strikes Back'

There is no better holiday present than a look back at 'The Empire Strikes Back.'
3 months ago
Rare and exclusive, behind the scenes look at 'The Empire Strikes Back'
3 months ago

Details of new 'Star Wars' shows coming to Disney+

Plus, Patty Jenkins was announced as the director of "Rogue Squadron."
3 months ago
Details of new 'Star Wars' shows coming to Disney+
3 months ago

Darth Vader actor Dave Prowse dies at 85

Tributes have poured in for the weightlifter turned "Star Wars" actor who provided the brawn for the iconic role voiced by James Earl Jones.
3 months ago
Darth Vader actor Dave Prowse dies at 85
3 months ago

Darth Vader actor from original Star Wars trilogy, Dave Prowse, dies at 85

Dave Prowse, the British actor who played Darth Vader in the original “Star Wars” trilogy has died at the age of 85, according to his agent.
3 months ago
Darth Vader actor from original Star Wars trilogy, Dave Prowse, dies at 85
3 months ago

Darth Vader actor David Prowse dead at 85

Prowse played Darth Vader in all three of the original “Star Wars” films, in 1977, 1980 and 1983.
3 months ago
Darth Vader actor David Prowse dead at 85
4 months ago

Everything to know about 'The Mandalorian' season 2: Streaming now!

Here's everything you need to know about "The Mandalorian" season 2, including info about the trailer, cast, release date and more.
4 months ago
Everything you need to know about season 2 of 'The Mandalorian'
4 months ago

Pedro Pascal talks about 'The Mandalorian'

Pascal, who plays the man behind the mask on the hit Disney+ show, shares what fans can expect this season.
4 months ago
Pedro Pascal talks about 'The Mandalorian'
5 months ago

Adidas launches 'Star Wars' Boba Fett and Chewbacca-inspired sneakers

Adidas has launched 'Star Wars' Boba Fett and Chewbacca-inspired sneakers.
5 months ago
Adidas launches 'Star Wars' furry Chewbacca-inspired sneakers
6 months ago

Baby Yoda returns for season 2 of ‘The Mandalorian’

Entertainment Weekly has a first look at the highly anticipated second season of the show, which returns to Disney+ on Oct. 30.
6 months ago
Baby Yoda returns for season 2 of ‘The Mandalorian’
8 months ago

‘The Empire Strikes Back’ leads the box office 40 years after initial release

Lara Spencer reports the buzziest stories of the day in "GMA" Pop News.
8 months ago
‘The Empire Strikes Back’ leads the box office 40 years after initial release
8 months ago

Rare 'Holy Grail' Boba Fett action figure hits eBay for $225,000

The “holy grail” of Star Wars collecting -- a prototype of a never-released, rocket-firing Boba Fett action figure -- can be yours for a few clicks and $225,000.
8 months ago
Rare 'Holy Grail' Boba Fett action figure hits eBay for $225,000
9 months ago

Ahmed Best returns to 'Star Wars' after toxic backlash nearly drove him to suicide

A look inside the first-ever 'Star Wars' game show.
9 months ago
Ahmed Best returns to 'Star Wars' after toxic backlash nearly drove him to suicide
9 months ago

Inside the first-ever 'Star Wars' game show

"Star Wars: Jedi Temple Challenge" debuts Wednesday.
9 months ago
Ahmed Best returns to 'Star Wars' after backlash nearly drove him to suicide
9 months ago

Take a virtual ride on Disney's Rise of the Resistance

It's the most ambitious attraction in Disney history.
9 months ago
Take a virtual ride on Disney's Rise of the Resistance
9 months ago

Meet Ken Nightingall, the mysterious 'Pink Shorts Boom Guy' from Star Wars that cosplayers have plucked from obscurity

Ken Nightingall, a boom operator on the original Star Wars set, is the inspiration for a new cosplay phenomenon - "Pink Shorts Boom Guy."
9 months ago
Mysterious 'Pink Shorts Boom Guy' from Star Wars reveals reason for his look
9 months ago

Charles Lippincott, legendary 'founding pillar' of 'Star Wars' phenomenon, dies at 80

The marketing and merchandising guru blazed a blockbuster trail.
9 months ago
Legendary 'founding pillar' of 'Star Wars' phenomenon dies
9 months ago

Take a virtual ride on Rise of the Resistance

Walt Disney World is closed for now, but Disney parks fans are still missing their favorite attractions. So, the Disney Parks blog is bringing fans along on a series of virtual rides.
9 months ago
Take a virtual ride on Rise of the Resistance
10 months ago

Mark Hamill explains why he's finally hanging up Luke Skywalker's lightsaber for good

Mark Hamill opens up about why he is done playing lightsaber-wielding Jedi Luke Skywalker in the "Star Wars" universe.
10 months ago
Mark Hamill explains why he's finally hanging up Luke Skywalker's lightsaber for good
10 months ago

4-year-old with autism has 'Star Wars' knowledge that will wow even the biggest fan

Jack answered enough "Star Wars" trivia to impress even the biggest fans.
10 months ago
4-year-old with autism has 'Star Wars' knowledge that will wow even the biggest fan
10 months ago

Taika Waititi to direct 'Star Wars' movie

Taika Waititi will direct a new "Star Wars" movie and will be writing the film's script along with Krysty Wilson-Cairns.
10 months ago
Taika Waititi to direct 'Star Wars' movie
10 months ago

Dave Filoni shares what fans can expect in series finale of 'Clone Wars'

Fans celebrate “May the Fourth Be With You” Day with looks ahead to the popular animated series and the hit Disney+ series, "The Mandalorian."
10 months ago
Dave Filoni shares what fans can expect in series finale of 'Clone Wars'
10 months ago

Celebrating ‘Star Wars’ Day: ‘Clone Wars’ director shares behind-the-scenes secrets

Dave Filoni, director of “Star Wars: The Clone Wars,” told “GMA” about his experience working on the beloved series through the years.
10 months ago
Celebrating ‘Star Wars’ Day: ‘Clone Wars’ director shares behind-the-scenes secrets
10 months ago

Dave Filoni talks 'Star Wars: The Clone Wars' ahead of series finale release

Director and animator, Dave Filoni, reminisces about his experience working on "Clone Wars."
10 months ago
Dave Filoni talks 'Star Wars: The Clone Wars' ahead of series finale release
10 months ago

'The Rise of Skywalker' to hit Disney Plus on May 4

“Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” will begin streaming on Disney Plus on May 4, about two months earlier than scheduled
10 months ago
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'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' coming to Disney+ early

It's hitting the streaming service on Star Wars Day.
10 months ago
'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' coming to Disney+ early
1 year ago

Billie Lourd talks about her mom Carrie Fisher in new ‘Star Wars’ documentary

Actress Billie Lourd talks about her mom in new feature-length "Star Wars" documentary.
1 year ago
Billie Lourd talks about her mom Carrie Fisher in new ‘Star Wars’ documentary
1 year ago

Anthony Daniels discusses his 'Star Wars' legacy

The man behind the legendary character C-3PO shares what it’s like to be a part of four decades of the space epic then brings Chewbaca and R2D2 onto the show.
1 year ago
Anthony Daniels discusses his 'Star Wars' legacy
1 year ago

Billie Lourd talks about her mom Carrie Fisher in new ‘Star Wars’ documentary

The actress helped incorporate Princess Leia into “The Rise of Skywalker,” which finished filming after Fisher's death.
1 year ago
Billie Lourd talks about her mom Carrie Fisher in new ‘Star Wars’ documentary
1 year ago

‘Star Wars’ actor Joonas Suotamo names daughter after Chewbacca

ABC News' Janai Norman reports on the buzziest stories of the day in "GMA" Pop News.
1 year ago
‘Star Wars’ actor Joonas Suotamo names daughter after Chewbacca
1 year ago

Everything you need to know about the super-secret Star Wars: 'Project Luminous'

Lucasfilm just revealed the details about the secretive new Star Wars project, "Project Luminous."
1 year ago
Everything you need to know about the super-secret Star Wars: 'Project Luminous'
1 year ago

First look at the brand-new Baby Yoda toys

Everyone has fallen in love with The Child, also known as Baby Yoda -- the newest and cutest member of the Star Wars galaxy. Here’s an exclusive look at his new toys.
1 year ago
First look at the brand-new Baby Yoda toys
1 year ago

Reservations for Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser to open later this year

Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser reservations to open later this year. Guests will be invited to live aboard a starship for two days and two nights.
1 year ago
Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser debuts in 2021, reservations open later this year
1 year ago

Secrets of how the Oscar-nominated sounds in 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' were made

Learn how David Acord and Matt Wood made "Rise of Skywalker" come to life.
1 year ago
Secrets of how the Oscar-nominated sounds in 'The Rise of Skywalker' were made
1 year ago

McGregor says 'Star Wars' TV series still on despite reports

Reports have claimed the show's future is unclear.
1 year ago
McGregor on if 'Star Wars' TV series is still happening
1 year ago

‘Star Wars: Resistance’ ends two-season run

The animated series finale wraps up Kaz’s evolution from goofy spy into burgeoning Resistance hero who once watched the evil First Order destroy his home planet.
1 year ago
‘Star Wars: Resistance’ ends two-season run
1 year ago

John Boyega of ‘Star Wars’ shares the moment he surprised his parents with a new house

Lara Spencer reports the buzziest stories of the day in "GMA" Pop News.
1 year ago
John Boyega of ‘Star Wars’ shares the moment he surprised his parents with a new home
1 year ago

George Lucas meets Baby Yoda

Janai Norman reports the buzziest stories of the day in "GMA" Pop News.
1 year ago
George Lucas meets Baby Yoda
1 year ago

2020 box office starts off with 'Star Wars' still on top

“Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker" is still on top of the box office in 2020
1 year ago
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Little girl adores Kylo Ren and the Dark Side has never looked this cute
1 year ago

The Force is strong! Babies get into character to celebrate 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker'

Newborns at a Florida hospital are marking the movie's release in costume.
1 year ago
Babies get into character to celebrate 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker'
1 year ago

Box office blues despite ‘Star Wars’ opening

Ticket sales have taken a big hit with the sharpest drop in five years.
1 year ago
Box office blues despite ‘Star Wars’ opening
1 year ago

'Rise of Skywalker' opens with $175.5 million; 'Cats' flops

The Force was a little less strong with “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
1 year ago
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Newcomers Russell and Ackie know the weight of 'Star Wars'

Keri Russell and Naomi Ackie are newcomers in the latest “Star Wars” film, but the actresses are looking to leave their own imprint on the franchise as its latest trilogy that draws to a close
1 year ago
1 year ago

Last episode of Star Wars saga officially debuts nationwide to huge acclaim

Fans are turning out in huge numbers to see the long-awaited finale of the franchise that’s meant so much to so many for so long.
1 year ago
Last episode of Star Wars saga officially debuts nationwide to huge acclaim