Conan O’Brien has been running these Episode VII ‘audition tapes’ from various directors. Above, my favorite: Wes Anderson. The rest (so far) below the cut.
Addressing the latest round of the ‘gays in Star Wars‘ controversy last night, Conan O’Brien found some other characters that might benefit.
I’d like to take this opportunity to link (again) Todd Alcott’s post on Darth Vader and Boba Fett in ESB. OTP!
At least Chewbacca is safe.
On Jimmy Kimmel last night…
…And the love between Han and Luke. Aww. (via)
Ewan McGregor (with beard!) was on The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson to promote The Men Who Stare At Goats, where he talked about his proclivity for being naked on film. (via)
Meanwhile, io9 says that The Men Who Stare At Goats “echoes the original Star Wars trilogy.” Though shouldn’t Charlie Jane Anders (or her copy editor) know better by now than to use the term ‘Jedis?’
Question: What are the most common grammatical/factual errors you see in media coverage and discussion of Star Wars? Answer here or on Twitter.
Visiting (and dancing!) with Craig Ferguson to promote the horror flick Sorority Row. (via)
You may have seen this on Jimmy Kimmel tonight… The Star Wars Trumpeter.