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May The 4th Be With You: BlackSci-Fi.com Edition

Happy Star Wars Day/ May The 4th Be With You, everyone! At BlackSci-Fi.com we are celebrating this Star Wars-themed holiday by highlighting some of our solid coverage of the universe-spanning franchise, with articles ranging from cosplayer interviews to deep and thought-provoking Op-Ed pieces....

May The 4th Be With You: BlackSci-Fi.com Edition

May The 4th Be With You: BlackSci-Fi.com Edition

Happy Star Wars Day/ May The 4th Be With You, everyone! At BlackSci-Fi.com we are celebrating this Star Wars-themed holiday with highlighting some of our solid coverage of the universe-spanning franchise, with articles ranging from cosplayer interviews to deep and...

Report: Rosario Dawson is Live Action Ahsoka Tano

Report: Rosario Dawson is Live Action Ahsoka Tano

According to website /Film, Rosario Dawson (Daredevil, Luke Cage) has been cast as Star Wars fan favorite character, Ahsoka Tano. Ahsoka and Rosario Dawson From the website, "We have exclusively learned that Rosario Dawson will appear in The...

‘Sleight’ Director to Helm Star Wars Film

‘Sleight’ Director to Helm Star Wars Film

According to Deadline the Star Wars franchise may be getting its first black film director. From Deadline.com, "Deadline has confirmed that a new Star Wars feature is in the works with Sleight filmmaker J.D. Dillard and Luke Cage and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. scribe Matt...

Get Ready For ‘The  Mandalorian’

Get Ready For ‘The Mandalorian’

Check out the trailer for Disney's The Mandalorian. From the film's summary, "After the stories of Jango and Boba Fett, another warrior emerges in the Star Wars universe. “The Mandalorian” is set after the fall of the Empire and before the emergence of the First...

BlackSci-Fi.com SDCC 2018: Day 1 Coverage

BlackSci-Fi.com SDCC 2018: Day 1 Coverage

Hello and welcome to BlackSci-Fi.com’s coverage of the San Diego Comic Convention 2018. Just as E3 presented all the biggest announcements and projections for the videogame industry earlier this year, SDCC 2018 functions with a broader media stream of movies,...

Billy Dee Williams Will Appear As Lando Calrissian In Episode IX

Billy Dee Williams Will Appear As Lando Calrissian In Episode IX

Billy Dee Williams will make his first appearance in the new Star Wars trilogy (which began with The Force Awakens), in next years Star Wars: Episode IX. According to The Hollywood Reporter, "Chatter about Williams joining the production, which is set to begin later...

Why you need to check out The Cloverfield Paradox

Why you need to check out The Cloverfield Paradox

During last night's Super Bowl LII,  soon to be world conquering streaming platform Netflix released a trailer for the latest installment in the Cloverfield film series, The Cloverfield Paradox. The film had long been discussed as being the secret third installment in...

He Said What? Will Smith Explains Why Star Wars Is Better Than…

He Said What? Will Smith Explains Why Star Wars Is Better Than…

Will Smith's passion for sci-fi runs deep.  So deep, that he recently compared it to his first time...you know. With roles in films such as I Am Legend, I Robot, Men in Black and his upcoming sci-fantasy epic Bright, Will Smith is definitely no stranger to the sci-fi...

New ‘Star Wars’ Hotel Coming to Disney

New ‘Star Wars’ Hotel Coming to Disney

For all of you Star Wars fans, your chance to be a part of the Star Wars storyline may be just around the corner. Disney reportedly made the announcement during D23 in LA. According to TechCrunch All of the employees (or ‘cast members’, in Disney Park lingo) will be...

Lando Calrissian: An Unsung Hero of The Star Wars Universe

Lando Calrissian: An Unsung Hero of The Star Wars Universe

Production on the Han Solo movie has begun, featuring Donald Glover stepping into the shoes of Lando Calrissian. And I know some of you may hate this character, but please allow me to help you recognize the true hero of the Rebellion, General Lando Calrissian....

Donald Glover Is The Next Hero Of Black Sci-Fi

Donald Glover Is The Next Hero Of Black Sci-Fi

by Josh Lucas If you don't know the name Donald Glover by now, there's a chance you've been in hibernation for a few years. The 33-year-old actor, comedian, writer, producer, and recording artist (under the name Childish Gambino) has become one of the most dynamic...

50 Comics To Read When Hollywood Doesn’t Give You Your Black Jedi

50 Comics To Read When Hollywood Doesn’t Give You Your Black Jedi

The Black Jedi seems to be the elusive unicorn in a never-ending fight for representation. I’m of course referring to the lack of one in Star Wars Episode VII, where Finn didn’t turn out to be the light-saber wielding master everyone hoped he would. As fleeting as it...

The Importance of Diversity Even in A Galaxy Far, Far Away

The Importance of Diversity Even in A Galaxy Far, Far Away

**Warning: Minor spoilers will be all up in here. If you didn’t see the movie yet, turn back now.** The first time I saw Star Wars, it was at my dad’s insistence that my brother and I watch it immediately. He presented us with a dusty VHS tape, like some ancient relic...

Top 10 Star Wars Gifts

Top 10 Star Wars Gifts

Here are our choices for ten top Star Wars related items/gifts for you! With the highly anticipated pending release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens conveniently timed for the holiday season, there is no shortage of Star Wars related items to splurge on. Here are our...

Star Wars Month at BlackSci-Fi.Com

Star Wars Month at BlackSci-Fi.Com

  With the upcoming release of The Force Awakens,we wanted to have some fun with talking all things Star Wars....... By Robert Jeffrey II Let me take you back to Chicago. I can’t pinpoint an exact date (the ‘ole memory is fuzzy as of late), but let’s say it’s the...

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