The Star Wars News Roundup – 12.20.13


The purpose of this roundup is to put the highlights of all things Star Wars from the last week in one location. If you read this each week, you should be able to converse fluently with any Star Wars fan on everything from the latest Star Wars: Episode VII developments to the latest toys. And maybe you’ll even share with them something that they might have missed.

Let’s get to it!

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Episode VII Movie News Summary

Variety reports that at their Dealmakers Breakfast on December 13, Disney’s Alan Horn had the following to say with respect to “Episode VII” and Indiana Jones:

So the surprise was the fact that they still don’t have a script, but that does explain why there has been little to no news.

Dominic Monaghan is semi-jokingly lobbying for a part in “Episode VII” as you can see on Twitter.


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