• Thandie Newton Wore a Gown Covered in Black 'Star Wars' Characters at Cannes

    11 days ago - By Fashionista

    Thandie Newton is the first Black woman in the history of the much-loved "Star Wars" franchise to play a leading role in one of the films. As someone who's spoken out about the importance of representation - she made waves in 2016 by publicly questioning the lack of Black faces on...
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  • Following 'Star Wars': From 'Phantom Menace' to 'The Last Jedi'

    Following 'Star Wars': From 'Phantom Menace' to 'The Last Jedi'

    11 days ago - By LA Times

    The “Star Wars” universe has been rapidly expanding in recent years with the new trilogy as well as standalone films like “Rogue One” and the forthcoming “Solo: A Star Wars Story.” But unlike many of its predecessors, deciphering just where “Solo” fits chronologically in the franchise has been...
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  • ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story' duo Alden Ehrenreich and Donald Glover breath new life into beloved characters

    11 days ago - By LA Times

    It's always daunting to take on a character that's been memorably played before by another actor. But stepping into an iconic role in a “Star Wars” movie? As Han Solo would say, “Never tell me the odds.” In the new “Star Wars” spinoff film “Solo: A Star Wars Story,” in theaters May 25, Alden Ehrenreich...
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