Jonathan Rhys Meyers first to join Episode VII?

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Jonathan Rhys Thomas Reportedly In Discussions to star in Episode VII

According to one report Jonathan Rhys Thomas may be the first one to be cast (outside of the big three) to be announced as a cast member.  It is unknown if it is for a hero role or villain role

  • My right hand man El Mayimbe recently heard that a young man who has only been in one major franchise movie (in a co-starring role) was in talks to star in the new Star Wars film.Now, my source has told me more information…This is a name that has been thrown around a lot, especially since he has a relationship with J.J. Abrams. He appeared in Mission Impossible: III, directed by Abrams.Sounds like he already has it.He’s none other than…

    The Tudors (2007-2010) star Jonathan Rhys Meyers.

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Star Wars Returning to the UK

Star Wars Episode VII To Be Filmed In The UK

 

After filming much of the prequels in Australia, Star Wars continues the “return to its roots” policy by opting to film Episode VII in the UK. While a specific studio location has yet to be announced, Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy confirmed the decision stating, “We’ve devoted serious time and attention to revisiting the origins of Star Wars as inspiration for our process on the new movie, and I’m thrilled that returning to the UK for production and utilising the incredible talent there can be a part of that.”

 

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New Animated Series Pitch Gives Clues?

All stemming from an IMDB post from a former employee of Lucasfilm regarding something Dave Filoni (of The Clone Wars) was working on. The ex employee does not say this is definite but it might shed a light as to what’s on their minds.

Clues to Episode VII?

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Obi-Wan/Darth Maul Spinoff in the works?

Obi-Wan Vs Darth Maul II – The Fighting Machines on Tatooine

Obi-Wan and Darth Maul to head spinoff film?

  • Our source notes that the Lucasfilm friend who provided the information said the idea is being tossed around.

  • Set between Star Wars Episode III and Episode IV.

  • Said to feature Ewan McGregor reprising the role of Obi-Wan Kenobi in his exile on Tatooine.

  • The villain? Darth Maul hunting down his nemesis with a possible plot point involving a 5-year-old Luke Skywalker somehow tied into the story possibly as bait for Obi-Wan.

  • Again, our source notes nothing is set in stone and things for the Star Wars spin-offs are obviously in an early stage of development.

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Episode VII to feature Disciple of Palpatine

Episode VII To Feature Disciple Of Palpatine?

According to Cosmic Book News the latest states that Episode VII’s bad guy will be a “disciple of Palpatine”.

  • Our source does state to take it as a rumor, though.

    • Star Wars Episode VII will be set 30 years after Episode VI: Return of the Jedi

    • It will indeed feature the Skywalker/Solo children coming to the peak of their powers

    • The Jedi Order has been rebuilt with Luke Skywalker as Grand Master

    • A disciple of Emperor Palpatine aims to rebuild the Sith Armies of the Old Republic and destroy the Jedi where the Skywalker children  will be thrust into battle and face their inner demons of their Skywalker lineage.

 

 

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