‘The Rise of Skywalker’, starring Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac and Adam Driver, hits theatres December 20. Photo: TNS

Which actor caused leak of ‘Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker’ script? Director J.J. Abrams wants to, but won’t reveal

  • Star Wars cast member left script under a hotel bed, and it was posted on eBay for sale
  • Crisis averted when Disney worker bought it from the seller before anyone else
Topic |   Star Wars

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‘The Rise of Skywalker’, starring Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac and Adam Driver, hits theatres December 20. Photo: TNS
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‘The Mandalorian’ is indistinguishable from the Star Wars films in terms of production values – but is this a good thing? Photo: DPA

The Mandalorian problem: does new Disney+ Star Wars show, with its movie-quality production, spell the end for cinema?

  • The Star Wars universe now has its own live-action TV series on Disney+, with each episode reportedly costing US$15 million to make
  • That the show is arguably indecipherable from the films in terms of production quality hints at as many cons as there are pros
Topic |   Disney

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‘The Mandalorian’ is indistinguishable from the Star Wars films in terms of production values – but is this a good thing? Photo: DPA
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