Harrison Ford visit, Fisher tribute launch Star Wars event
Harrison Ford visit, Fisher tribute launch Star Wars event
Glen Campbell to release final album Adiós in June
15 April, 2017, 02:52
There were also video messages from Liam Neeson, who joked that a film was being made about Jar Jar Binks going to the dark side, and from Samuel L. Jackson, who cheekily suggested that his prequel character Mace Windu is not dead.
Ford, quoting another of his iconic characters, Indiana Jones, quipped back, "Fly? Yes".
"How can you make it sound like it's spontaneous dialogue rolling off the tongue?" With Carrie Fisher passing away past year, Shelley Young will be providing the voice of Leia. Lucas and Kennedy saved their words about Fisher for the end.
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"What you're hearing when you listen to Adios is the handsome and loving culmination of friends and family doing their very best for the man who inspired, raised and entertained them for decades", she told People.
Earlier, star Daisy Ridley, who stars as Rey, said part of the story in "The Last Jedi" is that it can be hard to "meet your heroes". "We'll all love her forever and ever".
"My mom used to say she never knew where Princess Leia ended and Carrie Fisher began", Billie told the crowd (via People) while introducing a tribute video. Set in part to David Bowie's "Rebel Rebel", it, yes, focuses on her time as Princess Leia, but also highlights Fisher's marvelous, indefatigable sense of humor. The company has previously had a shaky track record on this front-the new figures are a sign that fans have been heard and a reminder of Lucasfilm's commitment to include more women in Star Wars, both in front of and behind the camera.
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Beginning at 11 a.m. on Saturday there will be an egg hunt , and while the kids are hunting they can meet with the Easter Bunny. The Kamloops Child Development Centre is having an Easter fundraiser at Rainbow's Roost on Sunday from 10 a.m.to 2 p.m.
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