Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge offers new world at Disneyland

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge is on the same land as Disneyland, but stepping into the new attraction shows an entirely different world. The theme park offered medi...

Harrison Ford, Hamill and Lucas mourn Chewbacca actor Mayhew

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Reaction to the death of Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca in five "Star Wars" films and was beloved by the franchise's fans. ___ "Peter Mayhew ...

Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca in the 'Star Wars' films, dies at 74

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actor Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca in the "Star Wars" films, has died. Mayhew's family said in a statement Thursday that he died at his home in Texas on Tues...

Family says Peter Mayhew, actor who played Chewbacca in the "Star Wars" films, has died at age 74

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Family says Peter Mayhew, actor who played Chewbacca in the "Star Wars" films, has died at age 74.

Oprah Winfrey makes Stella McCartney scream at Paris show

PARIS (AP) — Words were almost inaudible amid the screams at the Paris Fashion Week show where Stella McCartney presented a collection that toyed with draping and upcycling. Such exu...

New Disney area to immerse parkgoers in a Star Wars story

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The world of Star Wars is coming from a galaxy far, far away to become the largest single-themed land created in a Disney park. Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge is an adve...

'Star Wars' Chewbacca actor fights for Venezuelan children

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — He fought in epic battles against the galactic empire. Now an actor who portrayed "Star Wars" legend Chewbacca is fighting for Venezuela's poor with an online fundraising campa...

'Solo' shows off young Chewie, from a veteran Wookiee actor

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Solo: A Star Wars" story doesn't just introduce audiences to a new actor playing Han Solo, it shows his sidekick Chewbacca in ways he hasn't been seen in previous "Star Wars" films...

Review: A scoundrel is born in Star Wars spinoff 'Solo'

If there's one takeaway from "Solo: A Star Wars Story ," it's that our favorite scoundrel had been through a lot before he ever met up with Luke, Obi-Wan and Leia. Sure, he'd talked ...

Review: A scoundrel is born in Star Wars spinoff 'Solo'

If there's one takeaway from "Solo: A Star Wars Story ," it's that our favorite scoundrel had been through a lot before he ever met up with Luke, Obi-Wan and Leia. Sure, he'd talked ...

'Solo: A Star Wars Story' touches down in Cannes

CANNES, France (AP) — The Han Solo spinoff "Solo: A Star Wars Story" has touched down at the Cannes Film Festival, bringing its cast and a full-sized Chewbacca to the French Riviera extravaganza. ...

'Solo' film debuts, brings Millennium Falcon to Hollywood

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Disney has rolled out the red carpet, and a massive mock-up of the Millennium Falcon, for the world premiere of "Solo: A Star Wars Story." The film tells the story...

Photo of the Day: Kylo Ren throws first pitch at Taiwan baseball game

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Star Wars villain Kylo Ren was spotted throwing the first pitch at the home stadium of the professional Taiwanese baseball team the Fubon Guardians before a game on Saturda...

Darth Vader, Chewbacca visit Taiwan's Presidential Office to mark Star Wars Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Darth Vader, Chewbacca, Princess Leia and a many other characters from the Star Wars film series showed up at Taiwan's Presidential Office this morning to celebrate May 4th...

Star Wars’ Chewbacca Challenges Fans to ‘Roar For Change’

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 3, 2018--Lucasfilm and Star Wars: Force for Change today announced Roar For Change, a global challenge in support of UNICEF. The initiative invites fans and families ...