Star Wars News of the Day: Carrie Fisher Confirms Her Star Wars Return Along With Ford and Hamill

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Star Wars News of the Day: Carrie Fisher Confirms Her Star Wars Return Along With Ford and Hamill
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Belfast Telegraph reported that Carrie Fisher recently said an interview that she, along with Harrison Ford and Mark Hamill, are all expected to report to work in March or April for their continued roles in the upcoming addition to the Star Wars series.

Fisher said in the interview that she's looking forward to returning to her role as princess Leia. "I'd like to wear my old [cinnamon buns] hairstyle again - but with white hair," she said. "I think that would be funny."

Sci-Fi of the Day: J.J. Abrams Says 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Filming Will Start This May

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Sci-Fi of the Day: J.J. Abrams Says 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Filming Will Start This May
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J. J. Abrams recently announced during the Television Critics Association press tour that the script for Star Wars: Episode VII is complete and will start filming in May 2014. There were also talks of starring Breaking Bad's, Jesse Plemons, in a role in the film.

DIY of the Day: The Best Star Wars Furniture

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DIY of the Day: The Best Star Wars Furniture
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Everyone loves a good DIY project, especially when they're Star Wars themed. Check out the folks at Homes and Hues for all of the best handmade Star Wars furniture around!

Sci-Fi Flashback of the Day: Previously Hidden Star Wars Blooper Reel

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This newly-discovered blooper reel was uncovered recently by an editor for Lucasfilm's book devision while doing archival research for a 'making of' series. Now the 36-year-old video is available for our viewing pleasure. Star Wars fans won't be disappointed!

Photo Fad of the Day: Hadoukening Inspires Vadering

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Photo Fad of the Day: Hadoukening Inspires Vadering
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This is America's answer to Hadokening, the latest Twitter meme from Japan inspired by a power attack move featured in the popular manga / anime seriesDragon Ball. Hat tip goes to Kotaku!

Fan Art of the Day: Crystallized Darth Vader

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Fan Art of the Day: Crystallized Darth Vader View Fullscreen
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Croatian GIF artist Paolo Čerić created this pulsing, crystallized mosaic of Darth Vader's helmet.

Artsy Fart of the Day

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Artsy Fart of the Day
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Starwarigami is a series of intricate origami sculptures designed after iconic Star Wars ships, created by London-based papercraft artist Martin Hunt. According to an e-mail interview with Business Insider, the recent math major graduate from Southampton University plans to continue building his origami collection and hopefully secure a license from Disney to get it published into a book. For how-to instructions, check out these diagrams and Hunt's new YouTube channel.

Image description (from top row, left to right): A-Wing, R2D2, TIE Fighter, X-Wing, AT-AT, TIE Interceptor



Artsy Fart of the Day is a feature series dedicated to showcasing a colorful range of visual arts in digital and traditional mediums.