Star Wars News: The Last Jedi, Han Solo, Forces of Destiny and More

Star Wars News: The Last Jedi, Han Solo, Forces of Destiny and more

The purpose of this roundup is to put all the Star Wars news from the last week in one location, including updates on The Last Jedi, the Han Solo movie and Forces of Destiny. 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

LEGO: First Pic Of TLJ Poe Dameron Minifig

— (@rebelscumnews) July 7, 2017

Our sketch of Artoo’s new hat in Star Wars: The Last Jedi. #StarWars #TheLastJedi #Porgs

— Jason Ward (@MakingStarWars) July 7, 2017

SPOILER ALERT: Rey’s abilities in #EpisodeVIII may have been given away in #StarWarsBattlefrontII.#StarWars

— Bleeding Cool (@bleedingcool) July 10, 2017

Not bad, @rianjohnson. Not bad at all. #StarWarsNight

— Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) July 8, 2017

I saw @kikehndez and thought “wait oh my god that’s Kike Hernández” and went numb. Experience of a lifetime – THANK YOU @Dodgers!!!!

— Rian Johnson (@rianjohnson) July 8, 2017

Rian Johnson Takes to Twitter to Answer A Fan Question About Whether He’ll Attend … – #StarWars #TheLastJedi

— SWNN (@StarWarsNewsNet) July 10, 2017

New LEGO Image Shows Many Minifigs For Star Wars: The Last Jedi – #StarWars #TheLastJedi

— SWNN (@StarWarsNewsNet) July 11, 2017

New LEGO Leak Gives us a Better Look at the Elite Praetorian Guard from #TheLastJedi and More New Ships and Vehicles

— SWNN (@StarWarsNewsNet) July 12, 2017

Han Solo News and Rumors

‘Star Wars’ Han Solo Film Set Photos Show Woody Harrelson Meeting Young Han and Chewbacca

— TMZ (@TMZ) July 9, 2017

shhhh – I may try to swipe it

— Ron Howard (@RealRonHoward) July 8, 2017

I asked Woody Harrelson about Ron Howard taking over the Han Solo movie.

— Mike Ryan (@mikeryan) July 10, 2017

Woody Harrelson says young Han Solo movie is ‘in very capable hands’

— Entertainment Weekly (@EW) July 10, 2017

‘Star Wars’: How Woody Harrelson Learned About Han Solo Director Firings

— Heat Vision (@HeatVisionBlog) July 12, 2017

.@WoodyHarrelson on @RealRonHoward directing the #StarWars #HanSolo spinoff: “Obviously the Force is with us”

— Variety (@Variety) July 10, 2017

.@WoodyHarrelson on @RealRonHoward taking over the #StarWars spinoff at the #WarForThePlanet premiere

— Variety (@Variety) July 11, 2017

can you guess whose closet this is? #UntitledHanSoloMovie

— Ron Howard (@RealRonHoward) July 11, 2017

Ron Howard previews costumes from the Han Solo movie

— Entertainment Weekly (@EW) July 11, 2017

Television News and Rumors

Big Congrats to @Scott_Bromley @DeeGoots @acarboni on The @StarWars Show #Emmy nomination! “I’ve got a good feeling about this” MTFBWY All

— Stephen Stanton (@Stephen_Stanton) July 14, 2017

Around The Web

Via @paul_rmq “Go check out Andy Gotts photos if you’re in London – his contact sheets can be seen at ‘The Unseen …

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) July 11, 2017

Man arrested after Star Wars vs Star Trek feud became an actual fight.

— io9 (@io9) July 7, 2017

Carrie Fisher’s final assets revealed, Billie Lourd named beneficiary of the estate

— Entertainment Weekly (@EW) July 8, 2017

Alec Guinness Warned James Dean About His Car One Week Before Deadly Crash

— Heat Vision (@HeatVisionBlog) July 11, 2017

News: the next prez is expected to be actress Laura Dern, documentarian Rory Kennedy or casting director David Rubin

— Scott Feinberg (@ScottFeinberg) July 11, 2017

The release date and synopsis for Doug Liman’s Chaos Walking, starring @TomHolland1996 & Daisy Ridley #ChaosWalking

— (@comingsoonnet) July 11, 2017

#Emmys | Lead Actor, Limited Series: Riz Ahmed, Benedict Cumberbatch, De Niro, Ewan McGregor, Rush, John Turturro

— TheWrap (@TheWrap) July 13, 2017

#Emmys: Carrie Fisher gets a posthumous nomination for ‘Catastrophe’

— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) July 13, 2017

Biggest loss in our audition scene? Classic #Solo line: “I’m beginning to not like you.”(!) #QuotableQuote #LOLuke

— Mark Hamill (@HamillHimself) July 13, 2017


You wanted another excerpt from #InfernoSquad? Here you go!

— Star Wars Books (@DelReyStarWars) July 14, 2017


Early Preview: STAR WARS ADVENTURES ASHCAN Comic-Con International: San Diego Exclusive

— Newsarama (@Newsarama) July 12, 2017


A look ahead to @DisneyD23, a peek at the Star Wars Adventures coming to #SDCC, Nien Nunb puppeteer Mike Quinn, & more on The #StarWarsShow!

— Star Wars (@starwars) July 12, 2017

VIDEO: Check out the model of the #StarWars lands coming to Disney Parks! #D23Expo

— Disney Parks (@DisneyParks) July 14, 2017

Disney reveals a detailed model of the Star Wars-themed lands coming to Disneyland and Walt Disney World at #D23Expo

— (@comingsoonnet) July 14, 2017

Lightspeed to #D23Expo! Take a first look at the Walt Disney Parks and Resorts pavilion:

— Disney D23 (@DisneyD23) July 14, 2017

This sure looks like a ride vehicle. #StarWars #D23Expo

— Amy Ratcliffe (@amy_geek) July 14, 2017

Read the plaque. Look at the armband. It translates to “power.” #StarWars #D23Expo

— Amy Ratcliffe (@amy_geek) July 14, 2017

Oh, it’s… beautiful. The @DisneyParks #StarWars-themed land model has been revealed at @DisneyD23. #D23Expo

— Star Wars (@starwars) July 14, 2017

Video Game

.@EAStarWars Battlefront Expansion Packs are now available for EA Access Members.

— EA Access (@EAAccess) July 7, 2017

STAR WARS: The Old Republic – ‘Manaan Retreat’ Stronghold Trailer


Ashley Eckstein Signing Print Featuring Artwork From Exclusive ‘Forces of Destiny’ Shirt at D23 – #StarWars

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) July 7, 2017

The Force is strong with these @stance Star Wars socks.

— Star Wars (@starwars) July 8, 2017

DKE reveals another round of #SDCC exclusives:

— SDCC Unofficial Blog (@SD_Comic_Con) July 8, 2017

Sideshow Reveals Captain Phasma Premium Format Figure | #sideshow #theforceawakens

— Yakface (@yak_face) July 9, 2017

Sideshow Previews K-2SO Premium Format Figure |

— Yakface (@yak_face) July 11, 2017

Topps Star Wars News

— Micah (@StarWarsTime) July 11, 2017

First look! Star Wars Trooper pin set at Disney Store exclusive to D23 Expo 2017:

— Disney Pins Blog (@DisneyPinsBlog) July 12, 2017

Rey’s Force Awakens Monopoly token meets a tragic fate

— io9 (@io9) July 13, 2017

Get an exclusive look at #D23Expo #StarWars elite heroes & villains figures from @DisneyStore on @nerdist

— justJENN @ D23 (@justjenn) July 13, 2017

Holy crap. The @TamashiiNations #MovieRealizations Oni Darth Maul is plain AWESOME. Removal mask! @JaigEyes66 @JordanMaison

— Ron Seoul-Oh (@CPThrio) July 13, 2017

D23: Elite Collection Figures Revealed – #StarWars @d23 @nerdist

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) July 14, 2017

REMINDER: Hallmark 2017 Keepsake Ornament Premiere Is Tomorrow – #StarWars @Hallmark

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) July 14, 2017