J.J. Abrams is set to direct the next installment of “Star Wars,” which Disney has said will be “Episode 7″ and due out in 2015. Disney bought San Francisco-based “Star Wars” maker Lucasfilm last month for $4.06 billion.
A spokeswoman for Lucasfilm Ltd. says the 68-year-old director is engaged to 43-year-old investment firm president Mellody Hobson. No other details were provided.
Disney said it has completed its acquisition of San Francisco-based Lucasfilm Ltd. for $4.06 billion in cash and stock…
Federal antitrust regulators have cleared Disney’s $4 billion deal to buy Lucasfilm, the filmmaking empire behind the “Star Wars” franchise.
Currently finishing up the sequel to 2009′s ‘Star Trek,’ J.J. Abrams said he will not direct the new ‘Star Wars’ film, planned for release in 2015…
The “Star Wars” creator says he still plans to make his “own little personal films.”
Experts say The Walt Disney Co. has earned credibility with diehard fans by keeping its fingerprints off important film franchises like those produced by its Marvel Entertainment and Pixar divisions.
Disney is paying $4.05 billion to buy Lucasfilm Ltd., the production company behind “Star Wars,” from its chairman and founder, George Lucas. It’s also making a seventh movie in the “Star Wars” series.
“Angry Birds” and “Star Wars” are on a gaming collision course that is sure to please the fans on both sides.
George Lucas & Steven Spielberg’s 1981 classic, starring Harrison Ford as adventurous archeologist Indiana Jones, is getting a one-week IMAX re-release…