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Hayden Christensen Explains the Physical Challenges of Playing Darth Vader

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On the D23 podcast, one of the most famous actors from the Star Wars franchise spoke about his love of Disney (FYI, he and Lightyear actor Chris Evans share a favorite Disney movie!), his daughter Briar Rose’s connection with the Disney princess Briar Rose, and his experience switching from Anakin Skywalker costumes to the iconic but uncomfortable Darth Vader costume in the new ...

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‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ Finale: An Unfulfilling Conclusion to a Poorly Written Story

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Overall Fanatic Score: 7/10 Warning: The following contains spoilers! Second Warning Third Warning Welp. The final chapter of the most anticipated and most disappointing Disney+ original addition of the Skywalker Saga is finally here. After watching it myself, completing the promise I made in my first review of the series, I am anything but fulfilled. And if this conclusion delivers me ...

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‘It Scared the **** Out of Me’: Ewan McGregor Talks Darth Vader’s Return

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Star Wars fans are just over one month away from the release of the highly-anticipated mini-series Obi-Wan Kenobi, and perhaps the most anticipated character–outside of the title one played by Ewan McGregor–is Darth Vader. It appears that Hayden Christensen–who brought Anakin Skywalker to life in the prequels and is returning to reprise his now-masked role–shed some light on what it was ...

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PHOTOS: A First Look at the Returning Obi-Wan Kenobi

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The man referred to by Entertainment Weekly as “everyone’s favorite bearded Jedi master”, Obi-Wan Kenobi, is back for his upcoming TV series on Disney+ — and a more detailed first look at the new and improved Obi-Wan in the upcoming Star Wars series has been released! Obi-Wan Kenobi is played by Scottish actor Ewan McGregor, just as he was in previous ...

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Why Star Wars Needs to Experiment With Different Genres

There’s a lot to love about Star Wars, and with so many movies and TV shows, there’s plenty to choose from. However, the theatrical side of the faraway galaxy continues to divide fans, with every single Disney entry with the exception of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story having been met with much criticism. That’s not to say the spin-off ...

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The Best Female Characters in Star Wars

As Star Wars fans, we spend a lot of time appreciating all sorts of characters, whether they’re human, non-human, original, new, or characters worthy of their own TV shows – but today we’re going to spend some time focusing on the best female characters in Star Wars. After all, there are plenty to choose from, but which are the best ...

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The Best Non-Human Characters in Star Wars

There are so many human Star Wars characters that it’s easy to forget about the alien variety. After all, the faraway galaxy is made up of countless star systems, each with their own vast number of planets, with most of them inhabited by different sentient alien races. And there are so many – Wookie, Trandoshan, Twi’lek, Togruta, Gungan, Hutt, Ugnaught, ...

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The Star Wars Movie You Never Knew Existed

We all have our favorite Star Wars movies, but it wouldn’t be a lie to suggest that since the prequel trilogy began in 1999, almost every entry in the franchise has been divisive among fans – although the real problems started in 2017 with The Last Jedi. But while the sequels continue to disappoint, the prequels have become more appreciated ...

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5 Star Wars Characters Who Deserve Their Own TV Shows

With so many Star Wars TV shows on the horizon, there’s no better time to consider which other characters from the faraway galaxy deserve their own shows. And there are so many to choose from – which makes it even harder to imagine who’s worthy of headlining their own Disney+ series! So far we’ve only had The Mandalorian, while upcoming ...

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Star Wars TV Shows Ranked Worst to Best

With many new Star Wars TV shows on the horizon, there’s no better time to look at what’s currently available to stream on Disney+ where the faraway galaxy is concerned. We have plenty to look forward to, but we also have plenty to keep us busy while we wait. In fact, there are nine shows if you include the vintage ...

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