Dr Who meets Star Wars as Tom Baker Announces He's "in this new Star Wars thing"

At The Day of the Doctors convention last week in Slough, England Tom Baker chatted with fans as he signed autographs, and it seems the 4th Doctor had something to say about “this new Star Wars thing” according to Sci Fi Fantasy Network. “I’m going to be in this new Star Wars thing, you know?” he told eager fans as he signed his autograph. “I’m going down to record some…

Orlando Bloom Returns as Will Turner in "Dead Men Tell No Tales"

While announcing the cast of Pirates of the Caribbean 5: Dead Men Tell No Tales, Sean Bailey officially confirmed that Orlando Bloom will be returning as Will Turner in Pirates of the Caribbean 5. “There’s another character in this tale and in this franchise that we think the audience particularly loves seeing Jack interact with.  A character we haven’t seen in a little while.  We’ve asked him to come back…

Rogue One – The Daring Mission Has Begun

All kinds of news has been pouring out of D23 for the last 2 days.  The Star Wars news has probably been some of the most highly anticipated!   August 15, 2015 – Lucasfilm announced today that their first film in the new standalone Star Wars stories series, “Rogue One,” has begun principal photography. Gareth Edwards (“Godzilla,” “Monsters”) is directing “Rogue One,” which tells the story of resistance fighters who have united to…

The Force Awakens Special Poster for D23

Given to audience members after the live action presentation at D23, Episode VII’s poster features Finn, Rey, Kylo Ren, and Han Solo.  The beautiful artwork is by Drew Struzan, who has created the posters for many iconic movies from the original Trilogy and the Indiana Jones movies to Bladerunner, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone and How to Train Your Dragon. One of the most interesting notes on it is…

Disney XD's Animated Guardians of the Galaxy Promises you "The Galaxy's Greatest Hits"

Music has everything to do with Guardians of the Galaxy.  The feel good soundtrack was part of the experience of the movie.  With the tag line “This September get ready for the galaxies greatest hits.” as Blue Swede’s “Hooked on a Feeling” plays in the background, the animated series is continuing the tradition.  The trailer debuted on EW’s website. With Will Friedle as Star-Lord, Vanessa Marshall as Gamora, Kevin Michael…

Disney Descendants…The Descent Into Good?

Ok, as a mother of two girls and a Disney fan of my own I knew this movie would end up coming home. The days leading up to the release had already already been filled with playing the music video “Rotten to the Core” over and over again on the TV. Then there was the trip to the Disney store for the merchandise preview. Both girls had already chosen their…

Disney XD Releases Promo for Guardians of the Galaxy the Animated Series

They’re a little good, a little bad and a little of both..and they’re blowing things up in this 15 second clip (well at least Rocket is!). The synopsis for the first two episodes have also been released: Road to Knowhere – The newly-christened Guardians of the Galaxy come into possession of a dangerous artifact that has Thanos’ new lieutenant, Korath, after them. Knowhere to Run – The Guardians struggle to…

Better Have a Spare Room Ready for This 1/6 Scale Millennium Falcon!

Because somewhere, somehow there is a small army of humans that will not only want this but will buy it and have the place to put it together! From their Facebook: Hot Toys is raising the bar once again to bring Star Wars fans some astonishing collectibles of the saga’s spacecrafts in 1/6th scale! On July 24 – 28, Hot Toys will once again be participating in Ani-Com and Games…

Disney Brings Game of Thrones Writer Onboard for Live Action Sword in the Stone

The Wart is coming to the big screen again! THR reports that Game of Thrones writer/producer Brian Cogman (who is presently continuing his love affair with the medieval theme by working on an adaptation of the card game Magic: The Gathering) will help bring Disney’s tale to life. The animated “Sword in the Stone” was released in 1963, it was, in fact, the final movie released before Walt Disney’s death,…