The Star Wars News Roundup for September 22, 2017

Star Wars news for the week of September 22, 2017

The purpose of this roundup is to put all the Star Wars news from the week of September 22, 2017 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

It looks like Mark Hamill has spilled the beans on when we’ll see the new Star Wars: The Last Jedi trailer #StarWars

— (@comingsoonnet) September 19, 2017

Report Says December 8 Is The World Premiere For ‘The Last Jedi’ – #StarWars #TheLastJedi

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) September 19, 2017

Yo @rianjohnson I found a Porg!

— Seth Rogen (@Sethrogen) September 14, 2017

Dear god what has humanity done?

— Ryan W. Neal (@ryanWneal) September 15, 2017

I am inherently jealous of kids’ costumes

— Ash Crossan (@AshCrossan) September 19, 2017

#StarWars takes the Emmys

— Ash Crossan (@AshCrossan) September 18, 2017

‘Star Wars’ Will Receive Promotional Help From Tie-Ins With Six Major Brands

— Deadline Hollywood (@DEADLINE) September 19, 2017

Check out our updated @starwars: The Last Jedi photo gallery! #StarWarsTheLastJedi

— (@comingsoonnet) September 19, 2017

Han Solo News and Rumors

Had to say goodbye to my friend @Paul_Bettany today. Another terrific performance from a world class talent.

— Ron Howard (@RealRonHoward) September 16, 2017

Donald Glover on the recent Han Solo filmmaker shakeup: “I got three great directors for the price of one” #StarWars #Emmys

— Variety (@Variety) September 18, 2017

#StarWars – Darth Vader Reportedly Part of #HanSolo Spinoff Film

— Comic Book Resources (@CBR) September 19, 2017

Check out every photo acclaimed director @RealRonHoward has shared during production of the untitled Han Solo film.

— Star Wars (@starwars) September 19, 2017

Two never-before-seen shots from the untitled #StarWars Han Solo set at #Fuerteventura | Thanks to @Lafosadelrancor | @StarWarsNewsNet

— Chad Stevens (@ChadMStevens) September 22, 2017

Episode IX News and Rumors

We talked to Domhnall Gleeson about J.J. Abrams returning for Star Wars: Episode IX #StarWars #EpisodeIX

— (@comingsoonnet) September 20, 2017

.@StarWars director drama: How J.J. Abrams jilted Paramount for ‘Episode IX’

— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) September 20, 2017

Television News and Rumors

Check out #ScienceAndStarWars, where we use real-world science to explore a galaxy, far, far away with @IBM, starting next week! #ad

— Star Wars (@starwars) September 15, 2017

We talk to #TheFreemakerAdventures@TheJohnDiMaggio & Danny Jacobs, check out vintage toys, & more on The #StarWarsShow with @Walmart!

— Star Wars (@starwars) September 20, 2017

Around the Web

Carrie Fisher’s personal #StarWars scripts are up for sale and feature hand-written notes from George Lucas

— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) September 14, 2017

Harrison Ford is a man of few words.

— GQ Magazine (@GQMagazine) September 14, 2017

so many feelings come up seeing these pictures of @HamillHimself and @carrieffisher dancing! @ItsMarkHamill @Jaydy2007 @IDreamOfHamill

— MarkHamillsFriends (@HamillsFriends) September 15, 2017

Daddy’s home in Derrick Robinson’s entry for the @ILMVFX Art Challenge.

— Star Wars (@starwars) September 19, 2017

SyFyWire: Adam Savage Interviews John Knoll – #StarWars @donttrythis @SyFyWire

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) September 20, 2017

Justin Trudeau’s ‘Star Wars’ Chewbacca Socks Create Social Media Stir

— Heat Vision (@HeatVisionBlog) September 20, 2017

.@RealGDT’s @trollhunters Season 2 adds @HamillHimself, @IAMLenaHeadey and @bradders_david #Trollhunters

— (@comingsoonnet) September 21, 2017


The stories of Star Wars: A New Hope are about to be told — by some very famous voices.

— Star Wars (@starwars) September 16, 2017

So, who am I writing for From A Certain Point Of View? As if I could resist. #FromACertainPOV Preorder link:

— Kieronymus Bosch (@kierongillen) September 14, 2017

Tonnika sisters ride or die. #FromACertainPoV is out Oct 3rd! Pre-order ->

— Zoraida Córdova (@zlikeinzorro) September 14, 2017

My @starwars FROM A CERTAIN POINT OF VIEW story is “END OF WATCH”, and is about a… reactor leak? #FromACertainPOV

— Adam Christopher (@ghostfinder) September 14, 2017

AND SO IT CAN BE REVEALED. For #FromACertainPOV, I’m tackling a certain droid-hating cantina barkeep…

— Chuck Wendig (@ChuckWendig) September 14, 2017

My entry into this amazing anthology–the trooper who turned Leia in…#FromACertainPOV

— Christie Golden (@ChristieGolden) September 14, 2017

Wrote a @starwars story from the POV of a hapless droid caught up in the Death Star’s gay demimonde #FromACertainPOV

— Glen Weldon (@ghweldon) September 14, 2017

My poor little #FromACertainPoV character has a bad motivator. Or does he? Coming Oct 3 to a galaxy near you!

— Rae Carson (@raecarson) September 14, 2017

Hey, Twitter! @HerUniverse and I wrote you a thing. #FromACertainPOV

— EK Johnston (@ek_johnston) September 14, 2017

Speaking of dewbacks (we weren’t but you know): LOOK AT THIS GLORY!! I LIIIIVE!!! AIIIIII #FromACertainPOV

— Daniel José Older (@djolder) September 14, 2017

#ACertainPOV. Pre order link!

— Greg Rucka (@ruckawriter) September 14, 2017

My story in #FromACertainPOV opens the anthology by bridging the gap between ROGUE ONE and A NEW HOPE! Pre-order:

— Gary Whitta (@garywhitta) September 14, 2017

#ACertainPOV. Pre order link!

— Greg Rucka (@ruckawriter) September 14, 2017

Guess which character from your favorite cantina I wrote about for Star Wars #FromaCertainPOV… Pre-order here:

— Delilah S. Dawson (@DelilahSDawson) September 14, 2017


— Cavan Scott (@cavanscott) September 14, 2017

Find out more about Breha Organa in From A Certain Point of View, u can pre-order now 😀 #FromaCertainPOV #starwars

— Madeleine Roux (@Authoroux) September 14, 2017

Tuskens? Now that’s a name I’ve not heard in a long time… a long time. Find my story and more in #FromACertainPOV!

— John Jackson Miller (@jjmfaraway) September 14, 2017

Looked up an old friend for my From A Certain Point of View story, celebrating A New Hope’s 40th birthday! Preorder:

— Charles Soule (@CharlesSoule) September 14, 2017

I get to revisit a character I loved writing once before. Preorder here: #FromaCertainPOV

— Alexander Freed (@AlexanderMFreed) September 14, 2017

This is Boba Fett. @Paul_Dini #FromaCertainPOV

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

Joining the #FromaCertainPOV party! Here’s a little peek at a story I loved writing — more in October and hope to see you at #NYCC!

— Jason Fry (@jasoncfry) September 14, 2017

Two words: Gold Squadron. #FromACertainPOV.

— Paul S. Kemp (@Paulskemp) September 14, 2017

Get inside Tarkin’s head on the very eve of his triumph in my forthcoming short story. #FromACertainPOV

— Pablo Hidalgo (@pablohidalgo) September 14, 2017

I wrote a story for the Star Wars #FromACertainPoV book, out Oct. 3! It’s about a Jawa named Jot. He’s a good boy.

— twenty griffinteen (@griffinmcelroy) September 14, 2017


— Kelly Sue DeConnick (@kellysue) September 14, 2017

The man in the tower @wilw #FromaCertainPOV

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

The last story of the book, is really the beginning of the entire tale. Sort of. It’s a work in progress. @OrigamiYoda #FromaCertainPOV

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

um, does this help?

*runs to hide*

— Elizabeth Wein (@EWein2412) September 15, 2017

LET IT BE KNOWN. For #FromACertainPOV I’m telling the tale of Biggs Darklighter…

— Pierce Brown (@Pierce_Brown) September 15, 2017

#FromACertainPOV 10/03/17:

— Ben Blacker (@BenBlacker) September 15, 2017

So, if you know anything about me, it’s that I adore the secret life of bureaucrats and Star Wars. #FromACertainPOV

— Ken Liu (@kyliu99) September 15, 2017

This is out Oct 5th. I’ve given the trash compactor monster from a New Hope a story. Now you’ll know how she got there. #operationbluemilk

— Nnedi Okorafor, PhD (@Nnedi) September 16, 2017

Get a peak inside the mind of the Emperor. As only @iandoescher could tell it. #FromaCertainPOV

— Star Wars Books (@DelReyStarWars) September 18, 2017

Darth Vader, please call your HR manager. @evilmallelis #FromaCertainPOV

— Star Wars Books (@DelReyStarWars) September 19, 2017

Rejoice for those around you who transform into the Force. Mourn them do not. Miss them do not. @claudiagray #FromaCertainPOV

— Star Wars Books (@DelReyStarWars) September 19, 2017

Jon Hamm & @ActuallyNPH are ready to take on #StarWars. Details on their upcoming audiobook:

— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) September 15, 2017

Full cover for Barnes & Noble exclusive leather-bound #StarWars #HanSolo Trilogy by A.C. Crispin available 20th Oct. (via @JediBibliothek)

— Star Wars Books (@swbooks) September 18, 2017

Star Wars’ seventh episode goes Shakespeare in The Force Doth Awaken excerpt

— Entertainment Weekly (@EW) September 19, 2017


Be mindful of your feelings… but which of these Mace Windu Marvel variant covers is your favourite?

— Star Wars UK (@StarWarsUK) September 22, 2017

Exclusive Marvel Preview — Star Wars Annual #3! Take a look inside:

— Free Comic Book Day (@Freecomicbook) September 14, 2017

The writer of @Marvel‘s Darth Vader series discusses getting under the helmet of the new Sith Lord.

— Star Wars (@starwars) September 14, 2017


— Newsarama (@Newsarama) September 15, 2017

Explore the mysterious new world from #TheLastJedi in @Marvel‘s upcoming Storms of Crait.

— Star Wars (@starwars) September 15, 2017

Writer @79SemiFinalist reveals Captain Phasma’s journey to “The Last Jedi”! Read more:

— Marvel Entertainment (@Marvel) September 19, 2017


Galactic Nights returns to @WaltDisneyWorld‘s Hollywood Studios this December.

— Star Wars (@starwars) September 16, 2017

Disney is already amassing the technology for its immersive Star Wars theme park:

— Discover Magazine (@DiscoverMag) September 20, 2017

Video Games

The new mobile Star Wars game, Rise to Power, is looking for testers! (I’ve been playing and I’m super addicted).

— Matt Martin (@missingwords) September 15, 2017

Coming soon to Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes, the tenacious astromech, BB-8! See his full list of abilities here:

— EAStarWars (@EAStarWars) September 20, 2017


Hello there, @collectsideshow‘s Obi-Wan Kenobi Mythos figure.

— Star Wars (@starwars) September 18, 2017

New @topps journey to the last Jedi cards are here!

— TheForce.Net (@theforcenet) September 15, 2017

Exclusive interview with Michael & Jens from the LEGO Star Wars Design Team on Weds night before Falcon…

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) September 15, 2017

Po-Zu Limited Edition Bronze Leather RESISTANCE Sneaker for Men | #pozu #starwars

— Yakface (@yak_face) September 19, 2017

Feel the Force with the @nyphil when @starwars takes over this fall ☄️ #nypstarwars #starwars

— Disney Music (@DisneyMusic) September 21, 2017