Taika Waititi will write and direct a new Star Wars film, it has been announced. The Jojo Rabbit director, who won an Oscar for adapting the screenplay of the anti-hate satire, will pen the script with 1917 co-writer Krysty Wilson-Cairns. Waititi,
The co-stars showed off their sartorial prowess in two very different ensembles.
The happiest place on Earth is about to make Star Wars fans downright ecstatic. On Friday, 31 May, Disneyland opens the gate to Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge, an immersive world where followers of the Resistance or First Order can experience their own galactic adventures. Both locations of the park (Disney World's counterpart opens 29 August) will boast two major new attractions, Millennium Falcon: Smuggler's Run and Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance. Unfortunately for early guests, only the first ride is ready for the grand opening. (Rise of the Resistance should be available later this year.) Then again, visitors will be so busy piloting the Falcon, getting up close with an X-Wing, meeting Kylo Ren and gawking at the marketplace that they may not miss it. Here are some new images of the streets of Galaxy's Edge, including its star attraction.Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge will be accessible at Disneyland Resort on May 31.By Gwynne Watkins, Yahoo Entertainment
There was no bad luck to be had for Brittini and Rory Decker on their Friday the 13th wedding this past October, and that’s probably because the force was with them. On Dec. 13, two days ahead of Star Wars: The Last Jedi’s release last Friday, Brittini shared photos from their backyard wedding that played some Jedi mind tricks by superimposing the wedding party onto a Star Wars backdrops, complete with cruisers, fighters, and lightsabers. “We wanted to have hints of Star Wars throughout the wedding,” Brittini tells Yahoo Lifestyle.
Members of the royal family met Hollywood royalty on Tuesday night at the London premiere of ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi.’Both Princes William and Harry arrived on the Stormtrooper-lined red carpet dressed in their finest tuxedos. The Duchess of Cambridge and Harry’s future wife, Meghan Markle, were not in attendance.The royal duo are believed to have had a cameo role in the new film – though it’s unclear exactly where they appear.They were joined by ‘Star Wars’ actors Daisy Ridley (in a leather Calvin Klein dress), a velvet-donning John Boyega and a couture-wearing Gwendoline Christie.Here are all of the looks from one of the film industry’s biggest premieres.Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for non-stop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed every day. For Twitter updates, follow @YahooStyleUK. Read more from Yahoo Style UK:The best dressed celebrity women of 2017The best dressed celebrity men of 2017The biggest fashion fails of 2017
The actress, who stars as Rey in the upcoming "Star Wars: The Last Jedi," looks fierce in Vogue, and the Internet is loving it.
The gold “slave” bikini that Princess Leia wore in Return of the Jedi is the stuff of legend. On Tuesday, Carrie Fisher passed away following a heart attack she suffered aboard a flight from London to Los Angeles on Friday. Fisher was an actress, author, mental health advocate, writer and mother, but to many, she will be most fondly remembered as Princess Leia, the iconic heroine she played in the Star Wars trilogy.
The world is mourning the loss of iconic, beloved actress and writer Carrie Fisher. Fisher passed away on Dec. 27 following a heart attack she suffered the previous week. She was 60.As the Hollywood Reporter put it: “A child of Hollywood royalty, Fisher carved out her own idiosyncratic career, enjoying her biggest onscreen popularity as Leia in the original Star Wars trilogy before going on to establish herself as an acerbic, truth-telling writer with such books as Postcards From the Edge.”And while she is clearly best and most widely remembered for her role as Leia in the Star Wars franchise, Fisher had an extensive and diverse career in film and TV, starting when she was just 15. She both reflected the times and walked her own distinctive path, carrying her roles and appearances with style and power all along the way.Let’s take a look at some famous steps and perhaps some forgotten steps along the road of her life and career through pictures from the ’70s, ’80s, ’90s, 2000s, and more recent years.Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, and Pinterest for nonstop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day.
She’s risen to fame in the last few years thanks to her headline-hitting roles in ‘The Theory of Everything’ and ‘Inferno’. And now, Felicity Jones is the leading lady in the new Star Wars flick: ‘Rogue One’. But it’s not just the 33-year-old star’s acting credentials that have got her noticed. Her demure, decadent and all-round dreamy sense of style has helped morph the British beauty into one of the hottest female celebrities in the UK.Designers including Dior, Erdem and Gucci have clambered to dress the star, who’s classic beauty and sartorial prowess has captured the world, ensuring that her Star Wars promo tour has been filled with one fashion hit after another.Favourite look? Tweet us at @YahooStyleUK.Jennifer Lawrence is winning the red carpet style game yet again What to wear to your Christmas party – whatever your age
Not if you ask the hottest designers in the fashion industry! In honor today being "Star Wars Day" (May the 4th be with you — get it?), we’re shedding light and light sabers on some of the coolest Star Wars fashion collabs in the galaxy. Love them, you will.
When geeks collide their wedding day can serve as a joint celebration not only to their love of each other but also their love of (insert relevant sci-fi/ fantasy franchise). One thing’s for sure - they’ll certainly never be accused of being cliché. So if you’re planning a geek wedding of your own, marvel (pun intended) at our list of the cutest ideas to cater to every inner nerd’s big day needs. And judging by some of these ideas, geek can most certainly be chic.Have your own idea to share that beats this lot? Tweet us at @YahooStyleUKTotally Dreamy Spring Wedding Ideas12 Lustworthy Brands You Didn’t Realise Do Wedding Dresses
Daisy Ridley is fighting back against body shaming. The post slammed Ridley for setting “unrealistic expectations” for young women, due to her slender frame. Posting a screenshot of the meme, Ridley wrote: “’Real women’ are all shapes and sizes, all ethnicities, all levels of brave, have families, don’t have families.
Daisy Ridley isn’t just the applause-worthy female lead in the seventh installment of the “Star Wars” franchise, she’s also a style force to be reckoned with. The 23-year-old London-born actress might be a newbie celeb, but she’s already got the red carpet thing nailed and has proved how style-savvy she is in an array of designer labels that us mere mortals can only dream of wearing. Which look’s your favourite? Tweet us at @YahooStyleUK.
J.J. Abrams’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens features a host of strong, dynamic, gorgeous actresses, all of whom bring serious style cred to the film’s world tour. We’re still over one week out from the hugely anticipated premiere, but already they’re lighting up red carpets across the world. In Lupita Nyong’o’s case, quite literally. The 32-year-old actress wore an LED dress by Zac Posen x Made With Code to the Force 4 Fashion party in New York (and on The Daily Show), casting flickering light wherever she walked. For her other appearances, she’s favored a rainbow of bright colors, from sunshine yellow to bright turquoise, thanks to her stylist Micaela ErlangerFor her first international press tour, co-star Daisy Ridley has been working with stylist Petra Flannery (Emma Stone, Carey Mulligan, Zoe Saldana). The newcomer has stuck with a mostly neutral palette, with a smattering of ladylike prints, as she gears up for unprecedented fame. From Mexico City to Seoul, here’s what they’re wearing. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest for nonstop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day.
The premiere’s attendees took a walk on the dark side in an array of black, metallic and sparkling ensembles. It’s the day “Star Wars” fans nationwide have been waiting for: The franchise’s latest film is out tonight. Daisy Ridley was arguably the highlight of the red carpet (she’s the film’s leading lady that has popped up out of nowhere and suddenly become a huge star) and opted to take a walk on the dark side in a galactic gown.
It’s one of the most highly-anticipated films of the years, so it’s no surprise that so many famous faces graced the Stormtropper-fuelled red carpet at the “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” premiere in LA last night. Lupita Nyong’o, Daisy Ridley, Jaime King, Sofia Vergara, Elizabeth Banks and Zendaya were just some of the big names to attend the event - but it was the classic trio, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill, that fans couldn’t get enough of. Favourite look? Tweet us at @YahooStyleUK.
Fisher covers the January issue of Good Housekeeping, and in the accompanying article, we find out that at 59 years old, Fisher was still asked to lose weight – over 35 pounds – to reprise her role as Princess Leia. “They don’t want to hire all of me – only about three-quarters! Nothing changes, it’s an appearance-driven thing.
Looking at the annual “Dream Toys” list released by the Toy Retailers Association, we’ve rounded up the products that you’ll want to snap up before they’re no longer available.
Most dads build their children dens or playhouses, but this dad has gone all out and constructed his tiny tot a Star Wars inspired rocking horse – a rocking speeder bike from ‘Star Wars VI: Return Of The Jedi’. Tez Gelmir, 36, created the toy for his daughter’s first birthday – probably in the hope that she would love the epic film series from an early age.
You start by picking a base-model Adidas casual trainer, then chose the colours, lace charms, ‘Star Wars’ fabric graphics and metallic treatments that catch your eye. Adidas is offering you the chance to customise your pair, so they’re completely unique - and to your liking.