Jedi Council: Spielberg Changed ‘Force Awakens’ Scenes; ‘Rogue One’ Tickets on Sale Soon

     November 10, 2016

Today is November 10, 2016 and it’s an all new Collider Jedi Council hosted by Kristian Harloff with Jeremy Jahns, Tiffany Smith and Ken Napzok!

Spielberg Changed Some Scenes in The Force Awakens


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J.J. Abrams had a ton of help while making the seventh film in the Star Wars franchise. One major influence on the film was none other than Steven Spielberg. Cinemablend reported that on the newest audio commentary, Abrams explains Spielberg’s input on a fun scene at the start of the film. While it was a minor tweak, it made the scene much more impactful and practical.

Donnie Yen Developed his Character for Rogue One

With Rogue One’s release date getting closer and closer, fans are eager to see what the first spin-off film will be like. One aspect of the film many fans are excited for is Donnie Yen. While his character seems to be one of the more intriguing characters, he as an actor is always a treat to watch. While speaking to Jet Set Magazine, Yen was very hesitant on accepting the role for he is more than an actor but a director and choreographer. However, Yen was able to create certain aspects of the character on his own.

Rogue One TV Spot 

A brand new TV spot for Rogue One has emerged. The TV spot, simply titled, Together, shows familiar scenes from the trailers in the past with several new shots thrown into the mix.

Behind-the-Scenes Rogue One Photos


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Several behind-the-scenes images for Rogue One have been released online. Thanks to Star Wars Aficionado, the photos show the many different aspects of the film. These range from the beautiful practical settings and creatures to even showing off the famous light speed sequence depicted in all Star Wars films.

Rogue One Tickets on Sale in November

For some time, it has been announced that tickets for Rogue One will go on sale sometime in November. Recently, ABC announced that there will be a special look on Thanksgiving for Rogue One. Star Wars News Net is speculating that the tickets will go on sale that same day.

Ade Edmenson in Episode VIII

While we are getting Rogue One in about a month, it’s hard to forget we are getting yet another Star Wars year the following year. It’s no surprise that rumors and speculation for casting, shoot locations and more will be on the horizon. However, Star Wars News Net is speculating that Ade Edmenson might be making an appearance in a mystery role in Episode VIII.

Eddie Redmayne Auditioned for Kylo Ren


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While the majority of people loved Adam Driver’s portrayal of Kylo Ren in The Force Awakens, is there any chance for us to imagine a different actor in that role? Well, in an interview with Uproxx, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them star Eddie Redmayne revealed that he auditioned for the villainous role.

What’s the Deal With Canon?

Now is the segment called What’s the Deal with Canon – a discussion on everything in the world of canon that isn’t one of the movies be it Episodes or Star Wars’Stories. “Canon” here include the tv shows, books, comics and video games.

A Short Time Ago, In a Tweet Far, Far Away…

Now we get to hear from you! The Council takes on all your Twitter questions you send in @ColliderVideo with the hashtag #ColliderJediCouncil.


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