• ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi' Season 2: Ewan McGregor ‘Hopes We Do Another,' but Crew More Hesitant

    14 days ago - By Variety

    [Editor's note: The following post contains minor spoilers from the “Obi-Wan Kenobi” finale] “Obi-Wan Kenobi” has completed its six-episode run on Disney+, which begs the question: will the “Star Wars” series return for Season 2? “Obi-Wan” was developed and billed as a limited series, but so was “Big Little Lies” and “The White Lotus.” The...
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  • ‘Star Wars' X-Wing Fighter Model From 1977's ‘A New Hope' Sells for $2.3 Million USD at Auction

    ‘Star Wars' X-Wing Fighter Model From 1977's ‘A New Hope' Sells for $2.3 Million USD at Auction

    14 days ago - By Hypebeast

    A model of an X-Wing Fighter that was used in George Lucas ' 1977 Star Wars: A New Hope recently sold for $2,375,000 USD at auction. Along with being well-preserved over the decades, the X-wing model is reportedly extremely rare, as most models used in the film were destroyed by pyrotechnics. The fighters are featured in a battle scene at the Death Star towards the end of the movie. The X-wing was put up for auction by Propstore on Tuesday, about a month after the death of its designer, Colin Cantwell, who passed away at the age of 90. “The X-wing models were a concept directly from George...
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