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John Oliver Shoots Salmon At Celebrities Including Jon Stewart And JJ Abrams Because Why Not?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.11.2014 | UK Comedy

Did you know that America has invented a salmon cannon for shooting, yes, salmon? No? Well, nor did John Oliver. Until now. And he's been havin...

Has Simon Pegg Found A Way To Be In 'Star Wars' Movie?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

Simon Pegg has given his biggest hint yet that he could be appearing in JJ Abrams' much-hyped reboot of Star Wars. The British star, who worked wi...

Yes, That Is A 'Working' X-Wing On The Set Of The New 'Star Wars'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Tech

Yes that is an X-Wing. Yes, it does appear to have a working roof and various other realistic features. And yes, it was uploaded by Star Wars Episode ...

Carrie Fisher's Daughter 'To Play Young Leia' In Star Wars

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

Looks like 'Star Wars' actress Carrie Fisher will be keeping it in the family, with her daughter Billie recruited to play young Princess Leia in the n...

Coming To A Galaxy Near You...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

The UK's love affair with the Force continues, with news that the first 'Star Wars' standalone film will be made here next year. The news that dir...

Why I'm Breaking Up With Star Wars

Jason Reed | Posted 29.06.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jason Reed

So why am I not jumping up and down and screaming 'utinni'? Because I feel it's time I saw other people, explored other franchises, and travel to other systems. George, it's not you, it's me. I feel that Star Wars is no longer mine; it's no longer that innocent cult that organically gripped a generation's consciousness.

'Star Wars' Cast Is Announced - Guess Who!!!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

The 'Star Wars' cast has been announced, and some names will look instantly familiar! 'Star Wars: Episode VII' will include the following: Act...

'Star Wars': Episode VII To Start Filming In May

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

‘Star Wars’ Episode VII will begin filming in the UK in May, the producers have confirmed. A statement from Disney and Lucasfilms also confirm...

The 'Star Wars' Auditions: My Experience

Matthew Davies | Posted 26.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Matthew Davies

It occurred to me that maybe I was just as deluded as every one of these hopefuls who I had judged. Maybe I was just another desperate, fame-hungry, talentless nobody that the casting directors would just laugh at prior to sending me on my way home within seconds...

Want To Appear In Star Wars? This Could Be Your Chance

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

Always wanted to appear in 'Star Wars'? You could now be in with a chance, after it was revealed open auditions are to be held in the UK and Ireland....

Star Trek Into Darkness (IMAX 3D) - Review

Kieran Turner-Dave | Posted 14.07.2013 | UK Entertainment
Kieran Turner-Dave

After superbly rebooting the franchise with Star Trek in 2009, J.J. Abrams returns to direct what will probably be his probably final Trek film before crossing over to a galaxy far, far away.

An Honest Trailer For 'Star Trek'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.05.2013 | UK Comedy

"Prepare to be blown away by what was essentially JJ Abrams' 'Star Wars' demo reel..." Yes, the Screen Junkies team are back with yet another 'Hone...

Film Review: Star Trek Into Darkness

Jack Pelling | Posted 07.07.2013 | UK Entertainment
Jack Pelling

J. J. Abrams' second voyage into the Star Trek universe is a bigger, brighter, but not necessarily better affair, but fans of the 2009 movie will be happy to hear that there is just as much fun to be had second time around.

WATCH: Cumberbatch's 'Beam Me Up, Scotty' Impression

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Star Trek Into Darkness' star Benedict Cumberbatch has given his best "beam me up, Scotty" impression - in a French accent. The actor at first ref...

JJ Abrams And Star Trek 3?

PA | Posted 06.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

JJ Abrams has promised if there is a third 'Star Trek' film he will produce the movie, and would love to direct again. The 'Star Trek Into Darkness...

Review: Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)

Thomas Patrick | Posted 03.07.2013 | UK Entertainment
Thomas Patrick

JJ Abrams keeps things bright and breezy, and other than a staggering over-use of lens flare directs with a sure hand. Pitched at the opposite end of the blockbuster spectrum to Christopher Nolan The Dark Knight Rises, Star Trek Into Darkness forgoes desolation, loneliness and struggle in favour of a light-hearted approach...

Star Trekkers Big Secret - So What Went On?!

PA | Posted 02.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

Simon Pegg has revealed that his 'Star Trek' co-stars went on a mission to party while shooting the latest movie together. New recruit Benedict Cum...

WATCH: Star Trek Stars Revealing All?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

Star Trek: Into Darkness stars Chris Pine and Zachary Quinto hit the red carpet in Australia, and gave quite a few clues as to where the latest instal...

C3PO Hints At 'Star Wars' Return

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.06.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Star Wars' fans could have one more reason to celebrate the return of the intergalactic blockbuster, as another familiar face from the original line-...

Chris Pine: 'Star Trek Didn't Excite Me'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.06.2013 | UK Entertainment

Chris Pine is the man for the reboot. As Captain Kirk, the sun-kissed Californian is the linchpin of JJ Abrams' Star Trek reinvention, and he's about ...

WATCH: New Star Trek Trailer - 'A Crime I Cannot Forgive'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

The latest trailer for Star Trek: Into Darkness has dropped, showing Benedict Cumberbatch slithering around in his villainy glory, leaving a wake of d...

'Star Trek' Still Isn't Finished

PA | Posted 08.03.2013 | UK Entertainment

JJ Abrams will be working flat out for the next eight weeks to finish 'Star Trek: Into The Darkness' in time for its premiere in London on May 2 2013....

Shatner On Star Wars: 'JJ Is Being A Pig'

PA | Posted 22.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

William Shatner is wooing director JJ Abrams to try and get a role in his new 'Star Wars' film. The actor - famous for playing Captain James T Kirk...

Star Wars Or Star Trek: JJ Abrams Needs to Pick a Side

Richard Berry | Posted 29.03.2013 | UK Entertainment
Richard Berry

Star Wars and Star Trek, as anyone with a passing interest in galactic affairs should know, are the yin and yang of science fiction. It is troubling to see both franchises placed in the hands of one man. This is like Alex Ferguson becoming manager of Manchester City as well as Manchester United.

Films We Wanted To Love

Tom Ward | Posted 27.03.2013 | UK Entertainment
Tom Ward

With JJ Abrams responsible for both Star Trek and Star Wars there's a lot of pressure on his shoulders, not least the pressure of keeping fans of both franchises on track and the fans happy and on side.