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A lot of the criticism of ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ actually came from Russian trolls and bots, new study finds

A researcher's study has found that much of the "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" backlash came from Russian trolls, and not fans.

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ director Rian Johnson explained why he deleted 20,000 tweets after Disney fired James Gunn

"Star Wars: The Last Jedi" director Rian Johnson recently deleted 20,000 tweets after James Gunn's firing over offensive jokes. He explained that it "seems like a 'why not?' move."

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ director Rian Johnson taunted a campaign to remake the movie

A campaign to remake "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" was heavily mocked on Twitter on Thursday, and the film's director, Rian Johnson, joined in. The campaign, which has a Twitter account and website, claims to comprise a "team of producers" that will cover the budget of remaking the film.
Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in "Star Wars: The Last Jedi."

Mark Hamill defends Kelly Marie Tran after online harassment and calls out ‘Star Wars’ fans

"Star Wars" star Mark Hamill came to his co-star Kelly Marie Tran's defense on Twitter after Tran deleted all of her Instagram posts due to months of harassment.

Every ‘Star Wars’ movie and TV show currently in the works, including a Boba Fett spin-off

A Boba Fett movie is in the works from "Logan" director James Mangold, but it's not the only "Star Wars" movie coming in the near future. Here's every "Star Wars" project currently in development.

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ director Rian Johnson said he got death threats from enraged fans

ohnson said that while he was expecting backlash, the death threats were shocking to read.

Mark Hamill describes how George Lucas originally wanted to end ‘Star Wars’ Episode 9

George Lucas once had plans for a "Star Wars" sequel trilogy, and Mark Hamill has revealed Lucas' ending to his Episode 9.

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ director Rian Johnson says Russian bots launched a coordinated campaign to save General Hux

An online Russian campaign desperately wanted General Hux to survive "Star Wars: The Last Jedi," according to director Rian Johnson.
"Star Wars: The Last Jedi" director Rian Johnson.

Director Rian Johnson says fan backlash to ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ gave him ‘a very dark hour of the soul’

"Star Wars: The Last Jedi" director Rian Johnson said in a new interview that fan backlash to his "Star Wars" sequel led him to "a very dark hour of the soul."
Temiri (Temirlan Blaev), the broom boy, in "The Last Jedi."

‘The Last Jedi’ director says the movie’s polarizing final scene was almost taken out: ‘We went back and forth in the editing ...

"The Last Jedi" director Rian Johnson reveals that even in post production there was a mixed reaction about the final scene.