"Monday Night Football" turned to the dark side during halftime as Stormtroopers took the field before premiering the trailer, which is absolutely jaw-dropping. Here's the takeaway.
New footage from Star Wars: The Last Jedi was shown, with Los Angeles Times reporter Daniel Miller sharing details on Twitter.
Luke Skywalker and Han Solo were awarded medals for their part in destroying the Death Star. Chewbacca, who played just as big a part, was awarded with … nada.
Candace Payne, also known as The Chewbacca Mom, took over the Internet this weekend with her Chewbacca mask and infectious laugh. In the video, Candace is seen sitting in her car, super excited about a purchase she just made. Once she got the package open, she revealed a Star Wars Chewbacca mask that made sounds when the mouth opened. Candace then spent the next couple of minutes just opening her mouth and laughing at the sounds the mask made. The video broke the all-time total for most views on Facebook Live and everyone has been talking about the joyful mom from Texas.
Written by Gerry Duggan (best known for his Deadpool work) and illustrated by Phil Noto (Black Widow, Jonah Hex, Uncanny X-Force) and set after the Battle of Yavin in Star Wars: A New Hope, the story finds Chewie — sans Han and Millennium Falcon — crash-landed on a planet under Imperial invasion. The marooned protagonist must team up with a young local girl named Zarro to repulse the enemy forces and get him back to the Rebel Alliance in time for The Empire Strikes Back, natch. By the end of this arc we’ll have met the soul of the Wookiee.