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Moviemaking Made Easy: Meet KnowMe, Andrew Jarecki's Latest Venture

Originally posted 01/21/2016 10:15AM

Andrew Jarecki knows a thing or two about making movies. One thing he's learned? It can be challenging – and time-consuming – especially for a novice. But now the days of filmmaking frustration might actually be over.

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Gwendoline Christie Loves Being a New Kind of Action Heroine – from Game of Thrones to Star Wars

Gwendoline Christie Loves Being a New Kind of Action Heroine – from Game of Thrones to Star Wars

Originally posted 01/01/2016 02:35PM

Gwendoline Christie credits Carrie Fisher – with her buns, metal bikini, and laser blaster – as the inspiration for a career that includes fierce medieval fighter Brienne of Tarth in Game of Thrones and stormtrooper commander Captain Phasma in the record-setting hit Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

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Carrie Fisher Calls Out Shamers on Twitter: 'Please Stop Debating Whether or Not I Aged Well'

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Carrie Fisher Calls Out Shamers on Twitter: 'Please Stop Debating Whether or Not I Aged Well'

Originally posted 12/29/2015 03:05PM

Carrie Fisher wants people to stop talking about her appearance.

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Carrie Fisher's Dog Gary Clashes with Droid BB-8 at London Star Wars Premiere

Originally posted 12/18/2015 03:15PM

Carrie Fisher's French bulldog Gary has already become the darling of the Star Wars press tour.

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Beckham Strikes Back! David Beckham Challenges Star Wars' John Boyega to a Lightsaber Duel

Beckham Strikes Back! David Beckham Challenges Star Wars' John Boyega to a Lightsaber Duel

Originally posted 12/18/2015 01:30PM

Look out, John Boyega – you might have some new competition for the next Star Wars film.

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Carrie Fisher on the Metal Bikini, 'That Awful Hairstyle' and How Princess Leia Changed Her Life

Carrie Fisher on the Metal Bikini, 'That Awful Hairstyle' and How Princess Leia Changed Her Life

Originally posted 12/17/2015 12:45PM

Ever since she was 19, Carrie Fisher has had to strap in (sometimes literally) for Star Wars' wild ride.

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Where Is Luke Skywalker? Mark Hamill Has Let Slip His Theories on the Missing Star Wars Hero

Where Is Luke Skywalker? Mark Hamill Has Let Slip His Theories on the Missing Star Wars Hero

Originally posted 12/16/2015 06:45PM

The face of Star Wars' main hero has still not been seen in the trailers, TV spots, posters, toys or the magazine cover of PEOPLE's special Star Wars issue.

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PEOPLE's Review! Star Wars: The Force Awakens Reignites the Series with a Fearless Heroine

PEOPLE's Review! Star Wars: The Force Awakens Reignites the Series with a Fearless Heroine

Originally posted 12/16/2015 12:00AM

Somewhere, on an arid little planet, a seemingly unremarkable orphan finds a droid with a critical message. Only this time, it's not Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) we meet, but a young scavenger named Rey (Daisy Ridley). Luke is missing, having exiled himself for reasons unknown. The Dark Side wants to kill him. The Resistance wants to protect him. But he isn't the hero we're looking for. She is.

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