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ANGUS MACINNES ANNOUNCES GOLD LEADER TO ATTEND STAR WARS CELEBRATION

on February 26, 2017 - 5:47pm

The official Angus MacInnes Facebook page (found HERE) has announced that "Gold Leader" will be attending Star Wars Celebration.

"The Loth-cat's out of the bag - Gold Leader will be at Star Wars Celebration Orlando!"

The announcement on the page states it is "run by his wife Katie, his personal administrator Adie, and sometimes by Angus himself."

MacInnes played Y-Wing pilot Jon "Dutch" Vander in A New Hope.  Unused footage of his character, who is identified only as "Gold Leader" on screen, was used in Rogue One during the Rebel Alliance raid on Scariff.

Although the post does not

STAR WARS CELEBRATION ORLANDO KICKS OFF WITH EPIC TRIBUTE TO SAGA'S 40TH ANNIVERSARY

on February 22, 2017 - 8:16pm

Press Release

A very special tribute to the 40th anniversary of Star Wars will kick start Celebration Orlando in grand fashion.  

The panel, hosted by Warwick Davis, will feature Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy and discussions with some of the saga’s brightest stars, highlighting the impact of the galaxy far, far, away and the fandom that has propelled it for the last four decades. As is tradition, this marquee Celebration event will undoubtedly include many not-to-be-missed surprises.

OFFICIAL PIX PRIVATE PRE-ORDER AND SEND-IN WITH ANTHONY DANIELS

on February 19, 2017 - 3:24pm

Official Pix is conducting a private autograph pre-order and send-in with Antony Daniels.  Details from the Official Pix Facebook page below.

"Spread the word...we are offering a private autograph signing with Anthony Daniels! Mail your own items in to be signed or choose from a wide variety of items including trading cards, comics, an exclusive matted Celebration Anaheim photo and (coming soon) actor provided 8x10 photos. Click here to order now: http://www.officialpix.com/estore/products.asp?cat=106 "

And from their website

"We're thrilled to announce our next signing with C-3PO actor

ANTHONY DANIELS ANNOUNCED FOR STEEL CITY CON

on February 17, 2017 - 10:01pm

Steel City Con has announced Anthony Daniels will be attending their show on Saturday, April 8th.  The show, which has long been dedicated to providing Star Wars signers to it's patrons, happens April 7-9 at the Monroeville Convention Center, just outside of Pittsburgh. 

From the Steel City Con website:

"The Steel City Comic Con is pleased to announce that Anthony Daniels will be attending the upcoming Steel City Comic Con!   Anthony Daniels is best known for playing            
C-3PO in the Star Wars film series.  Daniels also voiced C-3PO in the Star Wars radio serial based on the

ACTOR JIMMY VEE ANNOUNCED AS THE NEW R2-D2

on February 16, 2017 - 12:11am

Actor Jimmy Vee will be taking over the role of R2-D2 following the death of Kenny Baker, who had been synonymous since the droid's screen debut in 1977.  The announcement came via the Oh So Small talent agency's social media accounts.

Oh So Small made the following post on their Facebook page on February 13th.

"In 2014, we began to assist Disney & LucasFilm with the casting of various actors & creature performers in the Star Wars franchise. Three years later, we're thrilled to announce that 'OhSoSmall' actor Jimmy Vee is the new R2-D2!"

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