C-3PO Gets New Arm?

Looks like C-3PO will have a red arm according to various merchandise photos for the upcoming film Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

In this photo of a play table from the UK, C-3PO’s left arm isn’t its normal golden color. Speculation is that it might be a temporary repair. More coverage can be found here.

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Jar Jar Binks…Dead?


In an interview with Vanity Fair, J.J. Abrams said he is considering killing off Jar Jar Binks, perhaps the most hated Star Wars character ever, in the new movie The Force Awakens.

“I have a thought about putting Jar Jar Binks’s bones in the desert there,” said Abrams, adding: “I’m serious! Only three people will notice, but they’ll love it.”

More Force Awakens News on Vanity Fair Site!

The Vanity Fair website unleashed a treasure trove of Star Wars Force Awakens goodies today, May 4th. There are pics of Adam Driver as baddie Kylo Ren and of Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o in a motion capture suit for her part as pirate Maz Kanata.



There’s also video of the photo shoot:

May the 4th be with you!

SW Vanity Fair Cover

The June issue of Vanity Fair will feature the upcoming Star Wars cast on the cover.5543ca93db753b82389cbd74_vanity-fair-star-wars

Famed photographer Annie Leibovitz snapped Han Solo and Chewbacca, along with newbies Finn (John Boyega), Rey (Daisy Ridley), and droid BB-8. The Vanity Fair website will have more pics, videos and interview on May 4th.