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.
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.”
If you are lucky enough to be going, you’ll be among the first to see the new trailer and artwork for The Force Awakens. Special guests include J.J. Abrams, Kathleen Kennedy, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Billy Dee Williams, and Anthony Daniels.
The opening scene is rumored to feature Han Solo and Princess Leia’s daughter Rey, played by Daisy Ridley, and Finn.
The full-length trailer will appear in front of Avengers: Age of Ultron.
Star Wars Episode VIII will be in theaters May 26, 2017. Rian Johnson, director of the indie film “Brick” and action movie “Looper” (both featuring Joseph Gordon-Levitt will write and direct.
The first spin-off will be titled “Rogue One” and is scheduled for a December 16, 2016 release. Directed by Gareth Edwards (“Godzilla”) and written by Chris Weitz (“About a Boy”), “Rogue One” will star Oscar nominated actress Felicity Jones.
A female Stormtrooper in Star Wars: The Force Awakens?
The exact words of the man who tweeted the news:
Bit of @StarWars news from @SpotlightUK. Amybeth Hargreaves plays female Stormtrooper in The Force Awakens. http://bit.ly/15cbUNZ
Is it true? We’ll find out!