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BILLY DEE WILLIAMS - From BleedingCool: Billy Dee Willaims (Lando, of course) shares photos he took with some old Star Wars friends at the opening of the "Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge" theme park.
THEME PARKS - From Newsarama: Harrison Ford made a surprise appearance at the opening ceremony of Disneyland's Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge theme park area to activate the Millennium Falcon on display in the park with a dedication to late Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew. Ford joined Mark Hamill, Billy Dee Williams, George Lucas, and Disney CEO Bob Iger.
FUTURE - From BuzzFeed: There is apparently development on a movie based on "Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic" (the video game first released in 2003). The current screenwriter is Laeta Kalogridis ("Avatar," "Shutter Island").
FANDOM - From YahooEntertainment: This is an interesting article from writer Ethan Alter: "The Phantom Menace" at 20: How the first episode of the 'Star Wars' saga created toxic fandom.
FUTURE - From Variety: “Game of Thrones” creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss are working on the “Star Wars” movie that’s due out in 2022, Disney CEO Bob Iger confirmed.
FUTURE - From Newsarama: Disney has announced the schedule for three new Star Wars movies starting on December 16, 2022, with new films arriving December 20, 2024, and Dcember 18, 2026.
A NEW HOPE - From YahooEntertainment: 5 crazy but true fun facts about disco 'Star Wars' — your new May the Fourth soundtrack. Remembering Meco’s #1 smash hit on the Billboard charts, “Star Wars/Cantina Band.”
LEGACY - From YahooEntertainment: May the Fourth: How 'Star Wars' has changed fans' lives forever
OBIT - From THR: Peter Mayhew, the actor who originated the role of Chewbacca, died Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at the age of 74
COMICS - From Newsarama: The five-issue Marvel Comics' title, "Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge," offers a peek at the new Disney theme park.
FUTURE - From ThePlaylist: Lucasfilm boss Kathleen Kennedy says that there is some kind of development on a project in the fan-favorite "Knights of the Old Republic" series.
THE MANDALORIAN - From CinemaBlend: What is known so far about the Disney+ series, "The Mandalorian, from writer-director-executive producer, Jon Favreau.
THE FUTURE - From EW: Rian Johnson and "Game of Thrones" showrunners, David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, are "working in tandem" on their respective "Star Wars" film projects.
LEGO - From Newsarama: LEGO is going classic Star Wars ("A New Hope") and is giving the Alderaanian diplomatic ship, the "Tantiv IV," its own set, which will be available May 3.
THE FUTURE - From Bloomberg: Disney CEO Bob Iger says that the Star Wars film franchise is going on "hiatus" after the upcoming "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" - Episode IX.
THE RISE OF SKYWALKER - From EW: The secrets of "Star Wars Episode IX" revealed, including a teaser trailer and a title.
DISNEY+ - From Deadline: The full "Star Wars" film franchise will be available on Disney's new streaming service within a year of its debut, which is November 12, 2019 ($6.99 a month).
DISNEY+ - From Newsarama: Alan Tudyk will reprise his role as "Rogue One" role as the droid K-2SO in the "Cassian Andor" prequel series.
COMICS - From BleedingCool: Big changes are coming for Marvel Comics' "Star Wars" line of comics, including the flagship "Star Wars."
RIAN JOHNSON - From ScreenRant: Rian Johnson, the writer-director of "Star Wars: The Last Jedi," says that he is still working on a new trilogy of "Star Wars" films, despite rumors to the contrary.
COMICS - From Newsarama: Marvel Comics is reviving its original "Star Wars" comic book for one special issue.
COMICS - From Newsarama: Dark Horse Comics will publish "The Art of Star Wars Rebels," a book about the late Disney XD series, "Star Wars Rebels." Dark Horse previously held the license to produce "Star Wars" comic books before Marvel Comics regained the license.
COMICS - From Newsarama: Marvel Comics is launching a comic book, "Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge," based on the Disneyland Resort and Disney World Resort of the same name.
COMICS - From Newsarama: Marvel Comics five-issue miniseries, "Star Wars: TIE Fighter," will show the other side of the "Rebellion era" beginning in April 2019.
COMICS - From Newsarama: Marvel Comics' "Age of Rebellion" line of Star Wars comic books will include Jabba and Moff Tarkin comic books, among others.