This week has been flooded with Star Wars updates all over the internet and they’re driving Star Wars fans into frenzy.
First, the content of the alleged leaked script of Star Wars: Episode VIII emerged online then the revelation of the identity of the Star Wars narrator and third, two princes shot their scenes for the upcoming Star Wars film.
Before you get overwhelmed by these exciting news coming your way, let us break them down for you.
The Star Wars Narrator
You might have been wondering all these years who had been narrating the story of Star Wars in the past seven films. Any guess?
Chris Taylor, author of the amazing book “How Star Wars Conquered The Universe” recounts in his book how George Lucas shared his thoughts with animation director Rob Coleman on the set of Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith. The narrator of whole Star Wars story is none other than the droid R2-D2.
According to Gizmodo, Taylor said that R2-D2 is prominent in every Star Wars movie; he’s already fully formed than his pal C-3PO since Episode I, and his mind was not wiped at the end of Episode III. Also, R2-D2 is the only character that is always right in all movies.
Leaked Star Wars: Episode VIII Script
This news was received with mixed emotions by die-hard Star Wars fans: some are happy and some are indignant. The questions on why Rey is so strong with the Force and whether she’s a Skywalker have found answers on the alleged leaked script of Episode VIII. A Reddit user who had supposedly read the full script shared that Rey is the reincarnation of Anakin Skywalker. Episode VIII has the working title Star Wars: Echoes of the Dark Side and due in cinemas on December 15, 2017.
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Two Princes In The Next Star Wars Movie
British princes William and Harry made a public visit to the set of Star Wars: Episode VIII in Pinewood Studios. The royals toured the studio and met the stars of the movie Mark Hamill, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, and Benicio del Toro. It turned out to be not just a normal visit because the set was cleared, with only the two princes, the producer, director, and some crew members left to film the princes’ scenes for Star Wars: Episode VIII, wrote Express.co.
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