Posts Tagged ‘Star Wars’

Creating "Yoda" in "Ambush" of "Star Wars: The Clone Wars"

by Ed Liuon February 20, 2009
Lucasfilm has announced the rebroadcast of “Ambush” on Friday, February 20, 2009, which has rapidly become a fan-favorite episode of the Star Wars: The Clone Wars CGI animated TV series. The announcement contains comments from supervising director Dave Filoni on the story challenges that Yoda presented, along with some of the technical challenges faced by […]

George Takei on Moving from "Star Trek" to "Star Wars: Clone Wars" and More

by Ed Liuon January 22, 2009
Actor George Takei was the subject of a roundtable interview session last week in conjunction with his upcoming voice-acting role as Lok Durd in Star Wars: The Clone Wars. Among other things, Takei discusses being the first major actor to move from a Star Trek role into the Star Wars universe, how much of a […]

Matt Senreich and Seth Green on "Robot Chicken: Star Wars: Episode II"

by Ed Liuon November 17, 2008
Comic Book Resources has interviewed Robot Chicken co-creator Matt Senreich about the second Star Wars-themed episode of the show. Among other topics, Senreich discusses how this second episode differs from the first, what it was like to work with Billy Dee Williams and Carrie Fisher, and the “rivalry” between Robot Chicken and Family Guy. Elsewhere, […]

Tom Hodges on "Clone Wars" Webcomics

by Ed Liuon October 15, 2008
Newsarama has interviewed Tom Hodges on his work for the Star Wars: The Clone Wars webcomic tie-into the new hit Cartoon Network animated series. Hodges discusses how he landed the job, his deep love for all things Star Wars, and some of his other upcoming work like the m graphic novel and the Midknight comic […]

CBR Interviews Dave Filoni on Directing "Star Wars: The Clone Wars"

by Ed Liuon October 8, 2008
Comic Book Resources has interviewed Dave Filoni, supervising director for the new TV series Star Wars: The Clone Wars. Filoni discusses his early days on the project, fan reaction to the Clone Wars feature film and TV series, the relationship between this new series and the older micro-series that aired on Cartoon Network, and how […]

"Star Wars: The Clone Wars" Leads Ratings Growth for Cartoon Network

by Ed Liuon October 7, 2008
Cartoon Network has issued a press release to announce that the premiere of Star Wars: The Clone Wars was “the most-watched series premiere in network history,” according to preliminary ratings data from Nielsen Media Research. The one-hour premiere on October 3, 2008, was the #1 program in its timeslot for kids 6-11, kids 2-11, tweens […]

PR: "Star Wars: The Clone Wars" Blasts Off as the Most-Watched Series Premiere

by Ed Liuon October 6, 2008
The Force is with Cartoon Network as Star Wars(tm): The Clone Wars(tm) Blasts Off as the Most-Watched Series Premiere in Network History New Friday Action-Adventure Night Off to Record Numbers One-Hour Debut (9-10 p.m.) Ranks #1 Among All Major Kids’ Networks for Kids 6-11, Kids 2-11, Tweens 9-14, Teens 12-17 and Persons 2+ 8 p.m. […]

"Star Wars: The Clone Wars" to Get Multiple Digital Distributions

by Ed Liuon October 5, 2008
Lucasfilm has announced multiple avenues of digital distribution for their new CGI animated TV series Star Wars: The Clone Wars: New episodes will be available at the Apple iTunes Store on the Saturday after their premiere on Cartoon Network, costing $1.99 per episode or $39.99 for a season pass. “Ambush” and “Rising Malevolence” are available […]

PR: Digital Distribution for "Star Wars: The Clone Wars"

by Ed Liuon October 4, 2008
From iTunes to streaming video and exclusive, online content, STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS not only premieres tonight at 9 p.m. ET/PT on Cartoon Network, but also paves the way for the most extensive digital distribution effort in the history of Lucasfilm Ltd.. Beginning Saturday, Oct. 4, each week’s new episode will be available at […]

"Star Wars: The Clone Wars" Coming to DVD and Blu-ray Nov 11, 2008

by Ed Liuon September 26, 2008
Warner Home Video will be releasing the theatrical movie of Star Wars: The Clone Wars on DVD and Blu-ray disc on November 11, 2008. The movie will come in a one-disc standard edition (suggested retail price $28.98), a two-disc special edition (SRP $34.99), and a Blu-ray high-definition version (SRP $35.99). Special features were not announced.