"Force Awakens" ended with scavenger Rey (Daisy Ridley) discovering her hidden powers, finding Skywalker and ready to start her Jedi training. The eighth film in the series will be called Star Wars: The Last Jedi, according to Disney. However, for now, we are going to continue to ride our X-Wings made of hype as we await the eventual teaser for this movie. Of course, there is a theory that Rey is a Skywalker, so it's possible that the title could be in reference to her as well. That's where the ominous red font in the new logo could come into play. The Episode VII crawl suggests Luke Skywalker is "The Last Jedi". Maybe there's also some.revenge involved?
After The Last Jedi hits theaters in December, a film focusing on the origins of Han Solo is scheduled to be released in the spring of 2018.
As noted by my colleague in the above-linked article, the word Jedi is its own plural.
Productive China-US relationship a blessing for all
Beijing would not likely expect the same kinds of concessions it demands from Asian neighbours, he said. While calling for peace and stability, China is reportedly arming itself for a trade war with the U.S.
U.S. actress Carrie Fisher (R) poses with a storm trooper as she attends the opening of the European Premiere of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" in central London on December 16, 2015. The movie is produced by Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy, longtime Johnson collaborator Ram Bergman (Brick, Looper) and executive produced by J.J. Abrams, Jason McGatlin, and Tom Karnowski.
It's scheduled to be released December 15, and the film features the final performance of icon Carrie Fisher, who died in December 27, as General Leia Organa.
The Last Jedi was also the name of a 2013 novel by writers Michael Reaves and Maya Kaathryn Bohnhoff.
Only about a few thousand global tourists are believed to still be in Gambia, and efforts to evacuate them are continuing. Soldiers at checkpoints in Banjul appeared relaxed, with one telling visitors, "Welcome to the smiling coast".
However, the Tamil Nadu Regulation of Jallikattu Act 2009 enabled Jallikattu to carry on unabated in the state. Jallikattu has been disallowed since 2014 following a Supreme Court order, on grounds of cruelty to animals.
Liverpool's quest for the Premier League title took a massive blow as they were defeated 3-2 by Swansea City at Anfield . Astonishingly, Llorente scored again from Swansea's next attack, barely four minutes later.
Twelfth seed and 2008 finalist, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, also progressed from the second round by beating Dusan Lajovic 6-2, 6-2, 6-3. Stan Wawrinka, the 2014 victor , recovered from his tetchy five-setter with Martin Klizan to beat Steve Johnson 6-3, 6-4, 6-4.
While we are still in the process of reviewing the complaint in detail, it is quite clear that Apple's claims are baseless. The company today filed a $1 billion lawsuit against giant chipmaker Qualcomm , according to CNBC .
Having transitioned into Trump mode, the White House website has seemingly been scrubbed of all mentions of climate science. Barack Obama stepped away from the presidency after two terms, but he will never relinquish his role as Dad-in-chief.
Apple in a letter to India said that India needs to make an "attractive environment" for it to start manufacturing here. It is expected that very soon, Apple might install its manufacturing unit in the silicon city, Bengaluru.
That opinion provided legal foundation for the use of aggressive tactics, though the department later backed down from its advice. A spokesman for Josh Kushner told Esquire last August that he is a " lifelong Democrat " who would not vote for Trump.
One of the things that Federer has done exceedingly well since his return, is using his serve as a weapon against his competitors. Roger Federer rallied back from a set down to battle past Kei Nishikori and into the Australian Open quarter-finals.
The won climbed as much as one per cent against the United States dollar, while the Malaysian ringgit advanced 0.4 per cent. Meanwhile, US Treasuries rose, pushing yields on the 10-year note eight basis points lower to 2.32 percent.
Hattiesburg, Mississippi Tornado Kills Four on Saturday
A deadly tornado smashed through the small United States city of Hattiesburg , Mississippi, early on Saturday morning. The vast majority of those are in Forrest County , where a tornado ripped through the Hattiesburg area early morning.
First launch of the year to blast off Friday
ULA has enjoyed a 100% success rate for this 69th Atlas V launch stretching back to the company's founding back in 2006. The satellite is shrouded in an aluminum fairing 14 feet in diameter and 39 feet long.
NHTSA Clears Tesla's Autopilot System After Florida Crash
Tesla also said that it was "the first known fatality" in more than "130 million miles" since Autopilot first became available. Bryan Thomas, the agency's chief spokesman, said automated driving systems still require a driver's full attention.
LinkedIn's desktop redesign rolling out now
One such feature is a new messaging bot that will help users automatically schedule meetings and find places to meet. LinkedIn is rolling out a messaging service that is similar to Facebook's real-time desktop message service.
Venus wave may be Solar System's biggest
Gravity waves ensue when a fluid - such as a liquid, gas or plasma - is displaced from a position of equilibrium. As such, the team say that the evidence is pointing towards gravity waves .
Apple MacBook Pro will get 32GB RAM, 7th-gen i7
He also added that the Apple 12inch Macbook will be the first to get the processor followed by the 13inch and 15inch model. With such an offering, the MacBook Pro can regain the trust of the consumers but it will be a slow process.