Tag Archives: Michael Arndt

JJ Abrams Is Happy Over Star Wars EpVII’s Delayed Release Date

Most fans, Electroshadow included, were a mite worried when Disney and Lucasfilm announced that the release date of “Star Wars: Episode VII” would be in the Summer of 2015, even with all the scripting issues (Michael Arndt’s draft was reportedly rejected). It seemed at that point that the whole project was in danger of becomingContinue Reading

Star Wars EpVII Writer Replaced By JJ Abrams & Lawrence Kasdan

Uh-oh. This is not a good sign. Just when we thought “Star Wars: Episode VII” was in good hands with Oscar-winning Michael Arndt (“Little Miss Sunshine”, “Toy Story 3”) writing the script, he’s now reportedly been removed from the project. Today, Lucasfilm has revealed that Arndt is no longer a credited writer on the project.Continue Reading

Actress Saoirse Ronan Reveals Her Audition For Star Wars EpVII

Over the last few months, there’s been all kinds of talk as to who is getting cast in the next “Star Wars” film, tentatively titled “Episode VII”. Everyone who’s anyone in Hollywood, plus a whole bunch of unknowns have apparently tested for various roles. But they were all systematically shot down as mere rumours. NotContinue Reading

John Williams Confirmed To Score Star Wars Episode VII

John Williams is a personal hero of mine, and unquestionably one of the greatest — if not THE greatest — film composers of all time. The man has won five Oscars over a career that spans six decades and counting. So I take this news with a very happy heart. Today, Lucasfilm President Kathleen KennedyContinue Reading

Empire Strikes Back Screenwriter Brought Back For New Star Wars Sequels

We’ve got some very good news, and some so-so news. The very good news (and I can’t stress the “very” enough), is that Lawrence Kasdan is returning to “Star Wars”! If that means nothing to you, just look at the picture above. That’s him on the left, with a very young George Lucas and MarkContinue Reading

Toy Story 3 Writer To Provide Screenplay For Star Wars: Episode VII

After what can easily be described as one of the year’s biggest announcements, fans have been eagerly anticipating the next development to come out of Disney’s acquisition of Lucasfilm and the plan to bring “Star Wars: Episode VII” to the big screen. Well, we now have our first big step towards the film becoming aContinue Reading