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'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Records - See the List!

Star Wars: The Force Awakens has done the unthinkable… it has shattered the all time domestic box office record set by Avatar to become North America’s top grossing movie ever. Now, let’s take a look at some more records the movie has broken!

The movie broke the record on Wednesday afternoon (January 6) in just 20 days of release. The movie has now grossed over $760.5 million, which was what Avatar made in its full run plus its re-release.

The Force Awakens, which stars a hot young cast alongside vets like Harrison Ford and Carrie Fisher, has broken a ton of other records as well, like biggest opening weekend ever, biggest opening day, and fastest to reach $100 million.

There’s no stopping Star Wars: The Force Awakens, which has made over $1.5 billion worldwide since its December 16 global debut. The movie still hasn’t opened in China, the second biggest movie market in the world.

Click inside for a list of the records that Star Wars has broken… More Here! »

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Cast Salaries Revealed

Star Wars: The Force Awakens is making history with the amount of money the film is grossing at the box office and it looks like the salaries for the cast members were well spent!

Harrison Ford by far made more money than anyone else in the cast with a reported salary of anywhere between $10 million and $20 million, according to Variety.

The other returning cast members, Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher, earned in the low-seven-figure range.

John Boyega and Daisy Ridley, who are both newcomers to the cast and the film world in general, were paid between $100-300k.

Adam Driver and Oscar Isaac, who are both well established actors at this point, earned in the mid-to-high-six figures.

All of the deals are expected to be renegotiated for the upcoming sequels!

Harrison Ford & Carrie Fisher Bring 'Star Wars' to London

Harrison Ford suits up for the big premiere of his blockbuster movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens held at Leicester Square on Wednesday evening (December 16) in London, England.

The 73-year-old actor was joined by his co-stars Carrie Fisher, Simon Pegg, Peter Mayhew, and Mark Hamill, in addition to writer George Lucas and director J.J. Abrams.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Harrison Ford

Don’t forget – Star Wars: The Force Awakens, which is getting rave reviews, officially hits theaters on December 18!

25+ pics inside of Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, and more at the London premiere… More Here! »

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'The Force Awakens' Cast Flies to London in R2-D2 Plane!

Lupita Nyong’o, Gwendoline Christie, and Oscar Isaac share a laugh with each other while heading onto the R2-D2 ANA Jet on Tuesday (December 15) in Los Angeles.

Almost the full cast of Star Wars: The Force Awakens – including Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Harrison Ford, Adam Driver, Mark Hamill, and Peter Mayhew – along with director JJ Abrams and producer Kathleen Kennedy took a flight to London for the movie’s upcoming premiere there.

ANA, Japan’s largest airline, created a custom airplane just for the occasion and it looks super cool!

Make sure to watch the awesome video of the Star Wars cast singing the theme song a capella alongside Jimmy Fallon.

50+ pictures inside of the cast boarding the plane… More Here! »

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Harrison Ford Reunites with 'Star Wars' Co-Stars at 'Force Awakens' Premiere!

Harrison Ford is all smiles on the red carpet for Star Wars: The Force Awakens premiere on Monday (December 14) in Hollywood.

The 73-year-old was accompanied by wife Calista Flockhart at the star-studded event. Harrison plays Han Solo in the new film.

Director J.J. Abrams and George Lucas also snapped a photo together on the carpet. George was there to lend his support to the newest director of his former franchise.

Also in attendance were former cast members Mark Hamill and Peter Mayhew, as well as new co-star Andy Serkis. Mark played Luke Skywalker and Peter played Chewbacca in the original films.

30+ pictures inside of Harrison Ford and others at the premiere… More Here! »

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'Star Wars' Japanese Trailer Debuts Lots of New Footage!

A brand new Japanese trailer for the upcoming movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens has been released and it debuts a lot of new footage.

The trailer heavily features Daisy Ridley and John Boyega‘s characters Rey and Finn, including their first meeting.

We’re also given a good look at some favorites like C-3PO and Chewbacca, though there’s still no sign of Mark Hamill‘s Luke Skywalker.

There are only a matter of weeks left until the new Star Wars movie blasts off into theaters on December 18!


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'Star Wars' Comic-Con Panel - See All the Cast Photos Here!

Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, and Carrie Fisher pose together while attending the Star Wars: The Force Awakens panel held during 2015 Comic-Con on Friday (July 10) at the Convention Center in San Diego, Calif.

The franchise’s original stars were joined by newcomers Oscar Isaac, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Adam Driver, and Gwendoline Christie, as well as director J.J. Abrams, screenwriter Lawrence Kasdan, producer Kathleen Kennedy, and panel moderator Chris Hardwick.

Later in the day, the cast attended a surprise Star Wars concert performed by the San Diego Symphony, which featured the music of John Williams and a big fireworks show at the Embarcadero Marina Park.

Make sure to watch the behind-the-scenes footage reel that was shown to the Comic-Con crowd!

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