Star Wars News for June 9: The Last Jedi, Episode IX, Han Solo and More

Star Wars News for June 9: The Last Jedi, Episode IX, Han Solo and more

The purpose of this roundup is to put all the Star Wars news 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 developments to the latest toys. And maybe you’ll even share with them something that they might have missed.

Let’s get to it!

The Last Jedi News and Rumors

Photos of a Praetorian Guard, Executioner Stormtrooper, and new AT-AT from Star Wars: The…

— Jason Ward (@MakingStarWars) June 8, 2017

Rian Johnson Responds to Concerns of Star Wars Recycling Stories & Imagery via @screenrant #StarWars

— Star Wars Events (@StarWarsEvents) June 2, 2017

Our sketch of an Elite Praetorian Guard from Star Wars: The Last Jedi! #StarWars

— Jason Ward (@MakingStarWars) June 5, 2017

#StarWars fans freak out after @JohnBoyega seemingly dropped a spoiler (he didn’t)

— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) June 7, 2017

Star Wars: The Last Jedi / Moana “You’re Welcome” Parody Song | Inspired by a Fanart and Tumblr post

Episode IX News and Rumors

Colin Trevorrow On Making Episode IX Without Carrie Fisher – #StarWars #EpisodeIX @colintrevorrow

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) June 6, 2017

Han Solo News and Rumors

Video of the new “Biker Scout” from the untitled Han Solo Star Wars story. #StarWars

— Jason Ward (@MakingStarWars) June 2, 2017

A Fan Describes His Visit to the Star Wars: Han Solo Set at Fuerteventura! – –

— SWNN (@StarWarsNewsNet) June 5, 2017

Thandie Newton says the Han Solo movie has defied her expectations:

— Entertainment Weekly (@EW) June 6, 2017

.@donaldglover describes a ‘complicated’ #Lando Calrissian in the next summer’s #HanSolo #StarWars Story –

— (@comingsoonnet) June 7, 2017

There are reports that [spoilery actor] was on the Han set, but evidence? Pics that are definitely not [spoiler].

— Dunc (@clubjade) June 8, 2017

#hansolo #hansooomovie #landocalrissian #Repost @woodyharrelson (@get_repost)
With my buddy #Donald Glover in …

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) June 8, 2017

Spinoff News and Rumors

Joel Edgerton Is Not Shy About His Desire to Return to Star Wars – #Obiwan #StarWars

— SWNN (@StarWarsNewsNet) June 8, 2017

Television News and Rumors

A preview of @StarWars #LEGOFreemaker Adventures season 2 debuts on 6/17 at 11 a.m. on #DisneyXD before the new season premieres on 7/31.

— Disney Channel PR (@DisneyChannelPR) June 7, 2017

Find out when LEGO Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures returns for season two.

— Star Wars (@starwars) June 7, 2017

Around The Web

.@McGregor_Ewan‘s petrified with every new role: “My wife will tell you—there’s a 2-week period of ‘I’m not going to be able to do it’”

— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) June 4, 2017

Desdealgunlugardelsur — Harrison Ford receiving the Godfrey L. Cabot Award…

— IJ Adventure Outpost (@IndianaJones_ch) June 5, 2017

Watch 1980 Mark Hamill in ‘Unspeakably Horrifying’ Disco Outfit (Video)

— TheWrap (@TheWrap) June 8, 2017


#D23Expo‘s “Galaxy of Stories” pavilion will tease upcoming theme park attractions!

— (@comingsoonnet) June 8, 2017

An entire pavilion will be dedicated to the Star Wars-themed lands coming to Disney Parks at the #D23Expo!

— Disney Parks (@DisneyParks) June 8, 2017


#starwars 33 #johntylerchristopher #bespinsecurityguard variant #kenner figure

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) June 8, 2017

Video Game

Some very cool announcements by Apple this morning including an @ILMxLAB / @UnrealEngine VR demo starring Darth Vader himself

— ILM Visual Effects (@ILMVFX) June 5, 2017

New @EAStarWars Battlefront II details, Eugene Byrd from LEGO Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures, and more on The #StarWarsShow.

— Star Wars (@starwars) June 7, 2017


Specific Release Dates For Hallmark 2017 ‘The Last Jedi’ Keepsake Ornaments – #StarWars @Hallmark #TheLastJedi

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) June 2, 2017

The owner of the largest #StarWars memorabilia collection & museum in the world says he is the victim of theft

— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) June 5, 2017

Funko unleashes wave one #SDCC exclusives with all the #StarWars you can handle:

— SDCC Unofficial Blog (@SD_Comic_Con) June 5, 2017

SDCC 2017 Exclusives Wave 1: Star Wars!

— Funko (@OriginalFunko) June 5, 2017

A Hasbro designer took us behind the scenes of creating the new ‘Star Wars: Forces of Destiny’ toy line:

— ScreenCrush (@screencrushnews) June 5, 2017

Star Wars Pinball From Stern: Official Pics And Details #starwars @sternpinballinc

— Bleeding Cool (@bleedingcool) June 6, 2017

Gentle Giant AT-ACT Walker Bookends Preorder | #rogueone #gentlegiantltd

— Yakface (@yak_face) June 8, 2017

Pre-Sale is now LIVE for Ahmed Best. Don’t miss out on the rare opportunity! #officialpix #ahmedbest #jarjarbinks #starwars

— Official Pix (@officialpix) June 8, 2017