Darth Vader

I Am Your Father

Thomas Lynch | Posted 24.11.2015 | UK Parents
Thomas Lynch

We clearly want men to avoid the trap of becoming like Darth Vader, nor do we need them to strive to be Superman. I think men need to give themselves a break about being dad, find some middle ground and if their hearts are full of love for their family they will be good enough.

Star Wars - I Wish I Could Quit You

Patrick Dalton | Posted 29.10.2015 | UK Entertainment
Patrick Dalton

As the rest of the prequels were released I felt my love for Star Wars slipping. The Rebel Alliance tattoo on my shoulder began to feel, dare I say, a bit silly and I thought to myself, perhaps this is time to let childish things go, time to grow up.

'Chewbacca' Makes Wookiee Error After Arrest In Ukraine

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 26.10.2015 | UK

A man dressed as Chewbacca was arrested in Ukraine on Sunday after he broke legislation that forbids campaigning on Election Day. The Wookiee was alle...

What Is The Greatest 'Star Wars' Battle Scene (So Far)?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.09.2015 | UK Entertainment

Pretty much everyone in the universe is rather eagerly awaiting the release of 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens', still three long months away. In th...

This Darth Vader Fire Pit Will Definitely Make You Turn To The Dark Side

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Tech

Eleven million people have watched this video of a Darth Vader fire pit, possibly pledging their allegiance to the dark side in the process. The po...

Can You Score More Than 12 In This EXTREMELY DIFFICULT Star Wars Quiz?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 07.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

There are only six months to go now until what is, quite possibly, the most highly-anticipated cinema release in the last decade or more - yes, 'Star ...

Halloween: Don't Underestimate the Empowerment of the Force

Simon Ragoonanan | Posted 28.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Simon Ragoonanan

The question I should have asked my daughter was "What fancy dress would you like to wear?". What I actually asked was "Would you like to wear your Darth Vader costume?". Halloween week at pre-school was an opportunity to enlighten her peers that I couldn't let slip by.

13 Out Of This World Steampunk Star Wars Hybrids (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.04.2014 | UK

What do you get if you give Han Solo a sci-fi/ Victoriana makeover? A dashing space hero in google specs smoking a pipe, obviously. Welcome t...

The Force Is Not With Him: Darth Vader Rejected In Ukraine Presidency Bid (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 04.04.2014 | UK

Darth Vader’s bid for the Ukraine presidency has been rejected. The leader of the Ukrainian Internet Party (UIP) was officially proposed for the...

'I Alone Can Make An Empire Out Of A Republic': Sith Lord Darth Vader Standing As President Of Ukraine (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 04.04.2014 | UK

UPDATE The Force Is Not With Him: Darth Vader Rejected In Ukraine Presidency Bid (PICTURES) The leader of the Ukrainian Internet Party (UIP) is run...

Star Wars Joins Instagram, Posts Official Darth Vader Selfie

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.02.2014 | UK Tech

Star Wars now has an official Instagram account, and has launched it in the only conceivable way: with an official Darth Vader selfie. The tortured...

Mr Cake, I Applaud You

Jane Sparrow | Posted 17.06.2013 | UK
Jane Sparrow

There are many ways to resign: with dignity, anger, absence, humour... alcohol (all five if you want to go out in style). But with a cake?

PICS: 'Vadering' Is The New Internet Photo Craze

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.04.2013 | UK Comedy

Move over planking! There's a new photo-based sensation in town. Or at rather: on the internet. It goes by the name of 'Vadering', and involves one...

Will Han Solo Be Joining The Party? 'I Think It's Happening'

The Huffington Post UK | | Posted 19.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Harrison Ford is the latest original Star Wars star to hint that he's up for a return to the rebooted inter-galactic franchise. "I think it's almos...

Well, This Is Scary...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.03.2013 | UK Comedy

Imagine waking up one day and seeing this.... Slightly scary, no? But fear not! It isn't, in fact, the Supreme Commander. It is merely a hot...

Married Couple Chronicle Their Love With Stormtrooper Masks

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.03.2013 | UK

It could be the honeymoon album of any newlywed couple. There they are by the pool. On the beach. Taking in the sights. Yet in every shot, both ma...

'I am a villain. Yet I lie. I am not.'

Jane Sparrow | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK
Jane Sparrow

Bob Diamond has been publically mauled again this week. I'm not for one moment suggesting that anyone should feel sorry for him - the £100m in salary...

One Way To Brighten Up Your Kitchen...

Posted 18.03.2013 | Home

Forget letter magnets or shopping lists - this is how to brighten up a kitchen. Every Friday, freelance designer Charlie Layton doodles a new i...

'We Do Not Support Blowing Up Planets': Death Star Petition Rejected

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 13.01.2013 | UK Tech

A petition calling on President Obama to build a working Death Star has been rejected by the White House. The proposal to build an inter-stellar s...

WATCH: Hard Of Hearing Darth Vader

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.01.2013 | UK Comedy

It's never right, of course, to mock those who are hard of hearing. Unless they're a ruthless cyborg in charge of an Imperial starfleet. Yes, step ...

WATCH: Homecoming Dad Surprises Son In Darth Vader Outfit

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.11.2012 | UK Comedy

We're not crying, honestly. We just have something in our eye. When Aiden Whyte entered into a light-saber dual with Darth Vader at his 'Star Wars'...

WATCH: What Darth Vader Did Next

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.11.2012 | UK Comedy

Ah, Disney. The wonderful world of Disney. Yes, Walt and his Mickey Mouse staff have bought Lucasfilm - and announced that 'Star Wars Episode 7' w...

WATCH: Sneak Preview Of Disney's Star Wars Episode 7

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.11.2012 | UK Comedy

So Disney has bought LucasFilm - and announced that 'Star Wars: Episode 7' will be coming in 2015. We managed to get a sneak peek at some footage, cou...

WATCH: Millennium Falcon Guitar

Huffington Post UK | Sam Parker | Posted 30.03.2012 | UK Comedy

Ever played the ‘name the Star Wars memorabilia’ game? Here’s a time-saving tip: play the ‘name the non-Star Wars memorabilia’ game instead ...

Darth Vader's Creator Dies Aged 82

WENN | Posted 04.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

George Lucas has paid tribute to Ralph McQuarrie, the artist who helped him bring his Star Wars vision to the big screen, after his death on Saturday....