When "Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope" opened and immediately became a phenomenon as well as the biggest (and most profitable) franchise in film history, Carrie Fisher's Princess Leia was not only romantic and lovely, but a warrior leader of the Rebel Alliance.
Daisy Ridley, who returns to the big screen as Rey, told ABC News what it was like to be back on the carpet for her second "Star Wars" film.
OnePlus is celebrating its third anniversary in India, and to mark the occasion the company is giving away 10,000 complimentary tickets to its fans for Star Wars: The Last Jedi, which is hitting theaters on December 15.
But that was almost impossible Saturday night as thousands of fans, reporters and photographers crammed onto the red carpet.
From its beginning 40 years ago, "Star Wars" was influential in changing what today is taken for granted - see "Wonder Woman", "The Hunger Games", "Moana" - by spotlighting a strong heroine capable of saving herself as well as others. The evening featured dozens of "Star Wars" stormtroopers and droids marching down the carpet into Shrine Auditorium, where lucky viewers - including the star-studded cast - would later get a chance to watch the film before it hits theaters on December 15. Obviously, I'm really nervous.
The much-anticipated first screening of the franchise's latest episode was dedicated to the late Carrie Fisher, who died last December aged 60. "I hope they like it", he said.
"There hasn't been a "Star Wars" movie yet that has explored war the way "The Last Jedi" has", said Boyega. "The Last Jedi" may reveal her true destiny. The most exciting part for me is the number of people saying they were surprised by The Last Jedi.
Ionis Pharmaceuticals said the results would be presented at conferences and in a peer reviewed journal in the first half of 2018. To deliver the drug to the brain, it has to be injected into the fluid around the spine once a month using a four-inch needle.
Vanellope Hope Wilkins might be the first in the United Kingdom to survive after being born with her heart outside of her body. She was due on Christmas Eve, but her condition-ectopia cordis-meant she had to be born early by cesarean section.
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Dakin added, "As amusing as this sounds, this young man could quite easily have suffocated or have been seriously injured". An attempt to post a prank video online ended a little different for a 22-year-old man from Fordhouses, Wolverhampton.
Cathay Pacific's crew reported seeing the weapon re-enter the Earth's atmosphere, while Korean Air said its pilots "saw a flash". Amid reports that North Korea is testing nuclear missiles , airlines are rerouting flight paths to avoid North Korean airspace.
Texas Democrats said Thursday that they won't give back campaign money generated from a fundraiser headlined by disgraced Sen. Senate came on the heels of yet another accuser coming forward with charges of untoward sexual conduct.
Fire officials said the report of an explosion came in around 7:19 AM. "They yearn to attack New York City ". Police spoke with Ullah's family in the borough's Flatlands section, CBS New York's Marcia Kramer reported.
If the price is right, especially when combined with cell service, T-Mobile could have a hit on its hands. In L.A., it offers 275 channels and a DVR box for $75 monthly, which isn't that competitive with cable.
The Ministry added: "The movies' content will be subject to censorship according to the Kingdom's media policy standards". Dubai-based mall operator Majid Al Futtaim, which owns VOX Cinemas, said it wanted to open the first movie theatre there.
Yankees, Marlins in trade
He's due $10 million in 2018 and $11 million in 2019 plus a $16 million club option for 2020 with a $1 million buyout. General manager Brian Cashman referred to the Stanton acquisition as adding to the Yankees' " band of merry men ".
Snowstorm Halts Flights at Heathrow Airport
Germany and France were were also hit by snow, and flurries were even seen as far south as Venice in northern Italy. Planes have been grounded at Heathrow as heavy snow across the United Kingdom causes travel chaos.
WWE Suspends Rich Swann Following Incident
Swann's wife reportedly ran from the auto and Swann emerged to follow her while yelling for his wife to return to the vehicle . WWE and 205 Live star Rich Swann has been arrested by police and suspended by the WWE after an altercation with his wife.
Shelby will not vote for Roy Moore
Trump said the United States has "thousands of people right now under surveillance", without offering more details. A large number of Alabama residents were in the audience at Trump's rally at the packed Pensacola Bay Center.
Small Group Rallies Around Net Neutrality
Two employees, one in an Android mascot costume, even stood near protesters for a while, waving at cars. In Redding, a similar protest took place in front of the Verizon store on Hilltop Drive.
Amazon Prime Video App And Apple TV Finally Come Together
Prime Video requires tvOS 11.1 or higher, which can be downloaded in Settings System Software Update on your Apple TV. Presently, if a user tries to buy a film or TV show via Amazon's iOS app , he or she is directed to Amazon's website.