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‘The Mandalorian’, ‘Boba Fett’, ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’: in what phase of filming are the series of ‘Star Wars’?
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‘The Mandalorian’, ‘Boba Fett’, ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’: in what phase of filming are the series of ‘Star Wars’?

The galactic saga created by George Lucas is finding new life on the Disney Plus platform, especially as far as spin-offs are concerned. And now that Marvel is putting its boots back on with the long-awaited first episode of the series focused on Loki it's a good moment to remember the status of another of the great franchises also in the hands of Disney.Star Wars will have a prominent presence in the service of streaming of the House of the Mouse, so we took the opportunity to gather the most relevant data to get up to date about the series in that very distant galaxy that are already underway.The Book of Boba FettThe shooting has just finished, and since it is also a spin-off from The Manda...
Robert Emms (‘Chernobyl’, ‘Dark Matter’) Joins Cassian Andor Series Cast
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Robert Emms (‘Chernobyl’, ‘Dark Matter’) Joins Cassian Andor Series Cast

Of the films produced by Disney once Lucasfilm acquired, few have achieved unanimity among fans of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Hence it was not surprising that the House of the Mouse wanted to give it a spin-off in the form of a series, although it did a little that Cassian Andor was chosen to star in it. Headed by Diego Luna, the Serie Andor would explore the years before he joined the Rebel Alliance, and although this character was far from being the most memorable element of Rogue One, There is no doubt that Disney has high expectations in the format. To begin with, because you want me to Andor give rise to more than one season, in order for the character to meet K-2S0 a...
Griso admits to being a ‘geek’ from ‘Star Wars’: "I have gone to look for all the filming of ‘Star Wars’ in Tunisia"
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Griso admits to being a ‘geek’ from ‘Star Wars’: "I have gone to look for all the filming of ‘Star Wars’ in Tunisia"

The program Public mirror has celebrated this Tuesday "the day of geek pride" and has put their collaborators to the test to find out who is the most geek of all. However, it seems that Susanna Griso and company had it clear, even before starting the challenge; Diego Revuelta is the most geek collaborator of Public mirror. However, the presenter is not far behind, and it turns out that the journalist is a great lover of the saga of Star Wars. Griso she has dubbed herself a space saga geek. Apparently, the Catalan he's even been to Luke Skywalker's uncle's house, where the character grew up before becoming a Jedi. "I have done the whole journey. I have gone to look for all the filming locatio...
The networks celebrate Geek Pride Day: "For those who wield swords, throw cobwebs or use the Force"
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The networks celebrate Geek Pride Day: "For those who wield swords, throw cobwebs or use the Force"

Like every year, May 25 is a special date on the calendar for many. This day marks the Geek Pride Day, an occasion in which it shows with more pride, if possible, fanaticism for books, comics, series, movies, video games and a long etcetera in which anyone could be included.This date is not by chance, but has multiple reasons: it coincides with the premiere in Spanish cinemas of Star Wars IV on May 25, 1977; also matches the Towel Day in honor of the literary trilogy Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams; and with the call Magnificent May 25, the day in which Terry Pratchett's saga of more than 40 novels Discworld is remembered.Therefore, it is customary since 2006, when it was h...
Why is Geek Pride Day celebrated ?: ‘Star Wars’ is to blame
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Why is Geek Pride Day celebrated ?: ‘Star Wars’ is to blame

As every year, on May 25 we celebrate once again Geek Pride Day. A special holiday in which the public can freely celebrate their love for movies, series, video games, comics ... And that has its origin in a galaxy far, far away. Fan of Tolkien, Star Wars o Marvel, the blogger and author of the books Proud to be a geek Y May the Force be with you Germán Martínez, created in 2006 the Geek Pride Day. The initiative was born to create a community between the geek fandom and took as a point of reference the day of the premiere in Spain of Star Wars: A New Hope: May 25, 1977. Mr. Buebo, as he is also known on the Internet, managed to gather more than 300 people in Madrid. From then on, the event...
Geek pride day: how the internet wreaked revenge on nerds and made them famous
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Geek pride day: how the internet wreaked revenge on nerds and made them famous

When the book was published in 2009 Proud to be a geek, the word geek had no place in the Spanish dictionary. Today, in May 2021, this term has already earned a place in said space, in which its three meanings are detailed: extravagant, weird or eccentric; quaint and quirky person; and person who practices an excessive and obsessive hobby.The word geek —or geek— comes from English freak O freaky, which means 'weird'. "The freak was the weird in the most pejorative sense. In the United States, it was widely used nerd Y geek with different connotations, but pointing to the marginal. In Spain, geek is initially coined with a negative connotation. However, with the expansion of the Internet, that word has been adopted in Latin America, and I think it better encompasses what nerd Y geek A...
Ewan McGregor confirms filming has begun on Obi-Wan Kenobi series
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Ewan McGregor confirms filming has begun on Obi-Wan Kenobi series

It is done. It is a fact. Sixteen years later Ewan McGregor he again sports a beard and long hair, and wields the lightsaber, characterized as Obi-Wan Kenobi because the filming of the series Star Wars character-centered has officially started. This has been assured by the same actor in an interview, last Monday, in the program of Jimmy Kimmel Live of the ABC chain.For the rest, he preferred not to advance too many details. "I don't think they were going to fire me, but they wouldn't be very happy with me either. And it's better not to spoil it because it would just spoil everything for the fans.", he justified. What he did reveal is that the appearance of his clothing would have some sligh...
Astronomer Designs Millennium Falcon Navigation System for Interstellar Space Travel
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Astronomer Designs Millennium Falcon Navigation System for Interstellar Space Travel

In fiction, flying through space with the Millennium Falcon in Star Wars required celestial calculations performed by computers or astromech droids, such as R2-D2. But, when we talk about reality, it is difficult to develop something similar. However, Coryn Bailer-Jones, member of the Max Plank Institute for Astronomy (Germany), has taken the first step towards fulfilling the dream of interstellar travel. At the moment, the object that we have sent the furthest into the Universe is the Voyager 1 space probe. To date, we have been able to update its position through radars and radio signals connected to the Earth. However, this tracking system is similar to a giant umbilical cor...
“Star Wars” is reborn on TV, comics and more: basic guide to know the whole saga (and spend as little as possible)
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“Star Wars” is reborn on TV, comics and more: basic guide to know the whole saga (and spend as little as possible)

According to the criteria ofKnow more“Star Wars”It has existed for four decades and, since then, it has expanded into television series, comics, literature and more films. Not all these stories are considered "canon", that is, they are integrated into the continuity that began with "Star Wars: A New Hope" (1977). The recent premiere of the animated series "The Bad Batch" motivates this article.READ ALSO: "Star Wars: The Bad Batch": the key chapters of "The Clone Wars" not to get lost in the new seriesImportant: This guide is not intended to cover the entire canon of "Star Wars", which would require dozens of texts. Instead, it is the closest you can access, for which you only need a PC and mobile phone.Movies and TV series (Disney +)The first trilogy; "The Phantom Menace", "Attack of t...
‘Andor’: First images from the filming of the new series of ‘Star Wars’ with Diego Luna
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‘Andor’: First images from the filming of the new series of ‘Star Wars’ with Diego Luna

The future of Star Wars is in the series. This is confirmed by the success of The Mandalorian, confirmed by the applauded premiere of The bad consignment, and it is confirmed above all by the ambitious plan that Disney has regarding the next series in live action destined for its platform. Among them stands out Obi-Wan Kenobi but also Andor, which recently started filming in London with Diego Luna taking up the role he played in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Andor, in fact, constitutes a prequel to the film of Gareth Edwards released in 2016, starring Cassian Andor before joining the Rebel Alliance. Andor, developed by Tony Gilroy (supposedly responsible for reshoots what had...