SWNZ News Digest – 7 Nov 2016
Welcome to this week’s News Digest, collating interesting Star Wars news headlines and links through to sources where you can read more.
Episode VII Deleted Scene
The website of Entertainment Weekly has posted a video clip of a deleted scene from The Force Awakens, featuring Unkar Plutt. The clip will be included in the 3-D Collector’s Edition Blu-ray (shipping tomorrow from Mighty Ape – order here), but can be viewed online here.
Rogue One TV Spot
A new Rogue One TV spot has screened. Most of the footage has screened before (apart from a couple of frames), but it features new (non-spoilery) dialogue. Watch it on the official Star Wars YouTube channel here.
Gillette Rogue One Advert
Razor company Gillette are utilising specifically-filmed Rogue One rebels vs imperial footage to promote a new Star War-themed products. Check out the “Every Face Has a Story” video clip here, as well as the SWNZ screen cap gallery here.
Episode 26 of The Star Wars Show
The latest installment of The Star Wars Show includes an interview with Taylor Gray, voice of Ezra Bridger on Star Wars Rebels, Andi Gutierrez visits a Mandalorian Mercs armor party to build her own costume, and a look at fans’ Star Wars Halloween costumes, and much more. Watch it on the official Star Wars YouTube channel here.
Episode 25 of The Star Wars Show
Donald Glover is announced as playing Lando Calrissian in the Han Solo standalone film, author of the bestselling Ahsoka novel E.K. Johnston is interviewed, and the crew go behind the scenes of Ashley Eckstein’s Ahsoka Tano LEGO dress. Watch it on the official Star Wars YouTube channel here.
Comic Book Galaxy on StarWars.com
The latest edition of Comic Book Galaxy on StarWars.com catches up on the highlights from the most recent Marvel comic releases – Star Wars #24, Poe Dameron #7, and the concluding issue of Darth Vader (#25). Read the details on StarWars.com.