November 2, 2012 |
[Because I'd like to talk about basically anything but politics for a second...] Disney paid $4 billion for “Star Wars,” and my first reaction was to drop the stupid RedEye column I was writing and finally start work on my space opera, “Planets Conflagration.” (The basic plot is there's an evil galactic dictator, a young rogue using a mysterious power, and a bunch of racist-caricature aliens eating fried chicken and driving spaceships...
January 24, 2012 |
Obi-Wan remains undercover with Cad Bane and Moralo Eval in the latest episode of "Star Wars: The Clone Wars. " "Friends and Enemies," premiering at 7 p.m. Jan. 27 on Cartoon Network, finds Anakin Skywalker and Ahsoka chasing Obi-Wan and his fellow criminal fugitives across the galaxy. But they have no idea that it's Obi-Wan they are pursuing. Watch two clips from the episode above, and read previews for earlier episodes by clicking the links below. "Deception" "A Friend in Need" (with Katee Sackhoff)
December 23, 2013 |
Wait, wait. Brandon Bollig was in an actual movie? That's the takeaway from an otherwise hilariously awkward video from the Chicago Blackhawks for the holidays, released over the weekend. As every Hawks star takes their turn at reenacting classic films (Kaner plays Anakin Skywalker, Patrick Sharp is Batman, Jonathan Toews is Wolverine), Brandon Bollig actually reprised a real role. It may come as a surprise to some (it did to us), but Bollig actually starred in 2002s "Defiance," a Western where he plays a 12-year-old who loses a...
February 13, 2014 |
The Force will be with Netflix users in March. "Star Wars: The Clone Wars" fans can binge on the unaired sixth and final season of the animated series when it premieres on the streaming service March 7, Lucasfilm and Disney announced Thursday. Following the sale of Lucasfilm to Disney, its new owners canceled "Clone Wars" after its Season 5 finale, despite Lucasfilm already having begun work on a sixth season. As part of the deal explained at starwars.com , all five seasons of "Clone Wars" that aired on Cartoon...