The new Episode VII, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, uncannily shares many story beats with Episode IV - from the humble, Force-sensitive desert-planet dweller who, robbed of guardians, connects with a paternal figure, to the climactic action that involves a trench run to take out a deathly star base
While it's too early to tell how Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens will handle the Jedi's transition back from the realm of myth into an active force in the New Republic, the trailers suggest we might see a few more characters come face to face with the full power of the Force.
Lucasfilm and Disney announced in June that Looper filmmaker Johnson will write and direct Episode VIII
Actor Miltos Yerolemou, who was seen as swordsman Syrio Forel in TV show Game of Thrones, is set ot join the cast of Star Wars Episode VII.
Harrison Ford's injury will cause production on Star Wars: Episode VII to be suspended for two weeks.
Avengers: Age of Ultron will be released in Britain on April 24, 2015, while Star Wars: Episode VII will hit the screens in December 2015
Harrison Ford, who broke his leg in an injury on the set of Star Wars: Episode VII, has been spotted using a wheelchair.
Harrison Ford is recuperating after surgery to heal a broken leg suffered during production on Star Wars: Episode VII.
Looking back, Lupita Nyong'o says that the moments after she won her Academy Award this year were a blur and time stood still.
Actor Robert Pattinson says that he han't been approached for either Indiana Jones role in a rumoured reboot of the franchise or Han Solo in a Star Wars spinoff.
Harrison Ford's actress wife Calista Flockhart has flown to Britain to comfort her husband who was injured on the set of Star Wars Episode VII.
Harrison Ford was hospitalized after being injured on the set of Star Wars: Episode VII.