• Diala Makki stole the spotlight at the screening of “Solo:

    10 days ago - By Georges Hobeika

    Diala Makki stole the spotlight at the screening of “Solo: A Star Wars Story” during the 71st Cannes Film Festival. She chose a black off-shoulder silk tulle embroidered gown from the GEORGES HOBEIKA Haute Couture Autumn-Winter 2017-18 collection.
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  • Thandie Newton's Cannes Dress Celebrates Star Wars' Black Characters

    Thandie Newton's Cannes Dress Celebrates Star Wars' Black Characters

    10 days ago - By Refinery29

    Turns out Cannes Film Festival isn't all bad news for women. On Tuesday evening, actress Thandie Newton attended the premiere for Solo: A Star Wars Story. To celebrate her starring role in the franchise - she's the first Black woman to do so - the Westworld star wore a custom Vivienne Westwood gown featuring images of Black Star Wars characters photographed from her personal collection of figurines. The characters highlighted on the dress include Billy Dee Williams as Lando Calrissian, Samuel L. Jackson as Mace Windu, Hugh Quarshie as Captain Panaka, and John Boyega as Finn. Though Lupita...
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  • Lando Is Getting His Own 'Star Wars' Spinoff Film

    Lando Is Getting His Own 'Star Wars' Spinoff Film

    10 days ago - By Hypebeast

    There's already a lot of buzz surrounding Donald Glover 's Lando Calrissian role before the much-anticipated premiere of Solo: A Star Wars Story next week. The excitement continues with news of Lando getting his own spin-off as revealed by Lucasfilm president, Kathleen Kennedy. “We think that the next spinoff will be dedicated to Lando Calrissian, ” Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy told Premiere on Tuesday at the Cannes Film Festival. ” Of course, there are still many stories to tell about Han and Chewbacca, but Lando will be next.”
    This past weekend during a Solo press event, Glover...
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