Watch: Solo: A Star Wars Story trailer

By Alex Wiggan It’s trailer time! A new trailer for Solo: A Star Wars Story has landed… and it looks pretty swish! The trailer – which you can watch below – arrived in the small hours of last night and serves up more footage from the forthcoming movie. Solo: A Star Wars Story stars Alden Ehrenreich, Donald Glover, Woody Harrelson, Emilia … Continue reading

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Jon Favreau appointed as writer/producer on Star Wars show

By Alex Wiggan Jon Favreau is to write and produce a live-action Star Wars movie. Speaking to Star Wars.com, Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy, said: “I couldn’t be more excited about Jon coming on board to produce and write for the new direct-to-consumer platform.” She added: “Jon brings the perfect mix of producing and writing talent, combined with a fluency in the Star … Continue reading

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More Star Wars on the way

By Alex Wiggan Another new Star Wars project has been announced – this time from the duo behind TV series, Game of Thrones. David Benioff and DB Weiss are to make a new series of Star Wars movies. The films will not be part of the Skywalker saga and will not be connected to the proposed trilogy from Rian Johnson. … Continue reading

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Watch: Solo: A Star Wars Story TV spot

By Alex Wiggan The moment we’ve all been waiting for has arrived! No, it’s not the first official trailer for Solo: A Star Wars Story – that’s coming tomorrow, apparently – it is instead the first footage of Solo. Erm… hurrah?! Hmm… I can’t help but feel like we should be just getting the trailer now, you know? Anyway, a … Continue reading

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The all-time box office Top Twenty – was 2017 the year of change?

By Alex Wiggan At the beginning of 2017, the Honcho-SFX blog looked at the worldwide box office Top Twenty, to discuss the highest grossing movies of all-time. The object of the post was to set out what the Top Twenty looked like at the beginning of the year, with a follow-up post to appear at the end of the year … Continue reading

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The Last Jedi is officially the highest grossing movie of 2017

By Alex Wiggan It’s official, Star Wars: The Last Jedi is now officially the highest grossing movie of 2017. According to Box Office Mojo, the movie has reached $1,264.9 at the worldwide box office, surpassing Beauty and the Beast’s total of $1,263.5. This places The Last Jedi at the top of the charts for 2017. In addition, The Last Jedi … Continue reading

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The Last Jedi passes the $1 billion mark

By Alex Wiggan Well, it happened just in time for the New Year – Star Wars: The Last Jedi has clocked up more than $1 billion at the worldwide box office. The new Star Wars movie reached the $1 billion mark yesterday, raking in $1,040,444,228, according to Box Office Mojo. This figure moves The Last Jedi into third place on … Continue reading

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The Honcho Round-up #88: Star Wars: On this day – July to December

By Alex Wiggan Hi heroes! We’ve reached the end of 2017 and as such that also means we’ve reached the end of a year-long series of posts, titled: ‘Star Wars: On this day’. As a quick reminder this year Star Wars celebrated its 40th anniversary and to commemorate the occasion, the Honcho-SFX blog presented 365 specially created posts all related … Continue reading

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Star Wars: On this day – December 31st

By Alex Wiggan This year, epic science-fiction saga, Star Wars celebrated its 40th anniversary – hurrah! To commemorate this momentous occasion, the Honcho-SFX blog presented a different Star Wars fact a day! 365 facts in total! Taking the years 1977 through to 2017, each day we served up a little slice of Star Wars. So, that was one fact, each … Continue reading

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Star Wars: On this day – December 30th

By Alex Wiggan This year, epic science-fiction saga, Star Wars celebrates its 40th anniversary – hurrah! To commemorate this momentous occasion, the Honcho-SFX blog is presenting a different Star Wars fact a day! Yep, 365 facts! Taking the years 1977 through to 2017, each day we’ll serve up a little slice of Star Wars. So, that’s one fact, each day, … Continue reading

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