Will it star Benedict Cumberbatch? Will Han and Leia’s kids be involved? Are they going to bring Darth back from the dead? Yes, rumours continue to swirl around the upcoming ‘Star Wars’ reboot trilogy. Only this week the news that producers were looking for a ‘male 7ft to 7.3ft tall with a slim/thin build and upright posture… Broad facial features would be a bonus’ led to a slew of excitable pieces proclaiming the return of everyone’s favourite Wookiee, Chewbacca. Meanwhile, director-to-be JJ Abrams has talked about his love of the original ‘Star Wars’ films, and promised to bring back that authentic, lived-in look that George Lucas pioneered back in 1977. The first in the new trilogy is set for release in 2015, and our film team have rounded up all the current rumours, news snippets and confirmed facts.
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