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Lupita Nyong’o Joins ‘Star Wars’ Cast

NEW YORK (AP) — Three months after winning an Oscar, Lupita Nyong’o is going to a galaxy far, far away. The Walt Disney Co. announced Monday that Nyong’o is joining the cast of “Star Wars: Episode VII.” The 31-year-old actress became a breakthrough star for her award-winning performance in “12 Read More

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George Lucas Marries Mellody Hobson After Six-Year Courtship

[UPI] Writer-director-producer George Lucas and Mellody Hobson. UPI/Jim Ruymen Star Wars creator George Lucas married his longtime girlfriend Mellody Hobson at the director’s Skywalker Ranch in Marin County, Calif. on Saturday. Celebrity guests at the ceremony included Samuel L. Jackson and Ron Howard, both of whom shared Read More