Star Wars

PICTURE: Star Wars 7 Set Gets New Health & Safety Signs

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK Comedy

Good to see they've taken some steps after Han Solo broke his ankle... (Sign-writers: Andrea Mann, Handface, Amanda Wilkie, Gabby Hutchinson Cr...

Harrison Ford Airlifted To Hospital Following Accident On 'Star Wars' Set

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

Harrison Ford was airlifted to hospital on Thursday after being injured on the set of 'Star Wars: Episode VII'. It is believed the 71-year-old acto...

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...

J.J. Abrams Responds To Leaked 'Star Wars' Photos

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

J.J. Abrams has posted a witty response to claims that the Millennium Falcon will appear in the new 'Star Wars' movie, appearing to confirm that Hans ...

Two More Stars Confirmed For Star Wars!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

Two more A-list names have been added to the cast of the forthcoming Star Wars film - both with big fan bases that will only get bigger with this news...

The Star Wars Effect - Big Budgets and Tax Breaks Drive Growth in VFX

Christopher Kenessey | Posted 29.07.2014 | UK Tech
Christopher Kenessey

I'm not sure if you got the memo, but Star Wars is coming to London. As JJ Abrams sets his Star Trek phaser back in its holster and trades it in for a lightsaber, the UK is preparing to play host to Disney's new franchise, and the government's new tax break incentives for the creative industries are a big draw.

WATCH: Star Wars One-Man Band

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.05.2014 | UK Comedy

And, yes: we've seen a lot of one-man bands. His name is Anders Flanderz, he busks in Stockholm - and if JJ Abrams doesn't sign him up to record th...

Lego R2-D2 Meets Mini Darth Vader, Mega Cuteness Ensues

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.05.2014 | UK Tech

Awww... The world's coolest Lego robot met the world's most adorable little girl at the Emerald City Comicon 2014 in Seattle. Initially R2-D2 wa...

PHOTOS: The Force Is Strong With This One

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland | Posted 06.05.2014 | UK Comedy

Kirsten Dunst wore a 'Star Wars' themed dress to the Met Gala in New York. The Rodarte designed outfit was emblazoned with an image of the Death St...

News Punch: Nestle, Star Wars, Pheasants and Paxo

Marc Paterson | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK Comedy
Marc Paterson

Never mind all the people queuing at food banks, spare a thought for the richest in society, who have to shoot their dinner out of the sky. Thankfully our caring government has subsidised the use of shotguns so those elite few can gun down birds in the countryside.

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...

Jedi Vs Harry Potter - The Movie

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.04.2014 | UK Tech

We've all asked it - who would win in a fight between a Jedi and Harry Potter? Well, luckily Danny & Michael Philippou have directed this uber-batt...

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...

Jedi Prisoner Accuses HMP Bosses Of Bigotry As They Refuse To Recognise His Faith

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 16.04.2014 | UK

Prison bosses have being accused of “religious bigotry” after refusing to recognise an inmate’s faith as Jedi. In a letter published on Insi...

How 20th Century Are You?

Nick Compton | Posted 07.06.2014 | UK Comedy
Nick Compton

Have you truly embraced your 21st Century wild-side and gone out like a wrecking ball? Or did you do it differently in your day? Take a look at our nostalgic line up to see how 20th Century you really are.

Mayhew 'Will' Play Chewbacca In 'Star Wars: Episode VII'

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Star Wars: Episode VII', the forthcoming reboot of the sci-fi saga, will reportedly see the return of a familiar face as actor Peter Mayhew is believ...

'Star Wars: Episode VII' Already Being Filmed

Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

Disney chief Alan Horn has revealed that ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ is already being filmed, even though they haven’t found actors for all of the ...

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': 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...

Neknoms and Death Stars: A Lethal Cocktail

Jamie Stangroom | Posted 30.04.2014 | UK Comedy
Jamie Stangroom

I was recently neknominated by a friend. For those of you who have been living on a desert island (that has no internet access) for the past couple of months, Neknominate is an internet-spread drinking game whereby the nominated drinks a pint of alcohol (often beer) and then passes on the nomination to someone else via social media...

Buddy Esquire: King of the Hip Hop Flyer RIP

Johan Kugelberg | Posted 16.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Johan Kugelberg

ddy started writing graffiti in 1972, tagging, collecting the tags of others in black books and steadily advancing his craft as a draftsman. He made his first flyer in the summer of 1977, for a neighborhood block party. The following year Buddy designed his first flyer for a hip hop jam.

Ciabatta

James Conmy | Posted 19.04.2014 | UK Comedy
James Conmy

It's late, the room is warm and dark, the bed soft, my eyes are closed. I can hear little freckles of rain tapping on the window and the house settling down for the night like an old dog: gentle groans from rheumatic floorboards and the rhythmic breathing of the boiler.

WATCH: Sochi Meets Star Wars

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.02.2014 | UK Comedy

Yes, if the Winter Olympics were held on Hoth, things would definitely be a little more dangerous... at least for the skiers. (Via Blame It On The ...