This is the news you’re looking for. Yes Nerds, we know it’s all about the Star Wars this week, but there was some other news bites!
Whoa Yoda! We’ve included some fun, non-spoiler Star Wars bites, too! Let’s go!
Let’s start with all the trailers!
Released Friday of last week, X-Men Apocalypse, in theaters May 27th.
Star Trek Beyond, in theaters July 22nd. As we know J.J. went to direct Star Wars, but he’s in the producer seat on this one.
Independence Day: Resurgence, in theaters June 24th.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, in theaters November 2016! Yay for Potter Nerds!
The 2016 Golden Globe nominations were announced this past weekend, a big congratulations to all the nominees, and a big shout out to nerdy fave Mad Mac: Fury Road 2 nominations including Best Picture!
This is still a rumor, but just how epic would it be?! Kurt Russell is “supposedly” in early talks to be Star Lord’s pops! Kurt is an icon, come on, let’s make it happen! See more here.
I had to share this because it is just the sweetest, nerdiest bit of awesomeness ever! Nerd HQ panelist, Kevin Smith posted an emotional video. Subscribe to Kevin Smith’s channel in hopes that we will get more of his emotional nerding! 😉
Disney has released an awesome motion poster for The Jungle Book!
Now onto Star Wars…
If you need a quick recap…MTV International released this fun vid of celebs re-enacting Star Wars in 86 seconds. The clip includes, David Tennant, Tom Hiddleston, Natalie Dormer, Daniel Radcliffe, James McAvoy, Guillermo Del Toro and more nerd favorites! Um…can we get the #PickingFavorites lads to do one! Pweez!
A cool bit of Force Awakens trivia…Bill Hader and Ben Schwartz helped make BB8’s voice! How cool is that?! See more details here!
May the Force be with you nerds. I leave you with the hopes that you avoid all spoilers and do not venture into the dark side and spoil the story for others. We’ve all been waiting a long time for this, don’t ruin it. Follow this simple way of life…Don’t. Be. A. Dick. Please and thank you!