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Felicity Jones Separates Machines From Men in New Star Wars Trailer (See!) 2

Felicity Jones Separates Machines From Men in New Star Wars Trailer (See!)

Felicity Jones character Jyn Erso plays a commanding role in the new “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” trailer–literally. She leads rebels against the Empire’s growing reign over the universe. A galaxy far, far away, it seems, is all about female empowerment. The latest trailer, released today by Lucas Films, provides the clearest look yet at the movie’s back story and origin of the title. ...
Star Wars Strikes Again... With Slew of Expensive New Toys (video!) 4

Star Wars Strikes Again… With Slew of Expensive New Toys (video!)

When the latest “Star Wars” movie hits the big screen, an alien invasion will be underway… in toy stores around the world. Felicity Jones, who plays rebel leader Jyn Ers is featured today (Aug. 31) in a sneak peek of Disney’s new movie-related toy line. The movie co-stars Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Jiang Wen, Forest Whitaker, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk and Riz Ahmed....
Felicity Jones a Standout in New Star Wars Rogue One Trailer (Watch!) 6

Felicity Jones a Standout in New Star Wars Rogue One Trailer (Watch!)

Felicity Jones, who plays heroine Jyn Erso, is the center of attention in a new trailer for “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.” The English actress and Oxford grad leads a desperate plot to steal the Empire’s plans for its Death Star spaceship. Jones is joined in the film by Forest Whitaker, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Riz Ahmed, Mads Mikkelsen and Alan Tudyk....
Hollywood Film Awards: Why So Hungry for Recognition? (photos) 8

Hollywood Film Awards: Why So Hungry for Recognition? (photos)

Sandra Bullock, Matthew McConaughey, Jake Gyllenhaal and Julia Roberts were among the A-listers who turned out for the Hollywood Film Awards last night (Oct. 21), in a sign that an award–any award–means something again in Hollywood. What makes this crowd so hungry? There was a time during the counterculture ’60s and early ’70s when winning a movie award, even and Oscar, was considered a sellout....
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