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#The Last Jedi

# the-last-jedi - Wednesday 27 February, 2019

Star Wars movie receives €3.43m in tax credits from Revenue
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# The Last Jedi

Star Wars movie receives €3.43m in tax credits from Revenue

Feb 27th 2019, 6:00 PM 18,815 Views 26 Comments

The shooting of scenes on Skellig Michael and elsewhere has provided a boost to the Irish tourism industry.

# the-last-jedi - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Rian Johnson spoke out after sexist abuse forced Star Wars actor Kelly Marie Tran to leave social media
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Rian Johnson spoke out after sexist abuse forced Star Wars actor Kelly Marie Tran to leave social media

Jun 7th 2018, 8:00 AM 4,861 Views 0 Comments

“You know the difference between not liking a movie and hatefully harassing a woman.”

# the-last-jedi - Saturday 20 January, 2018

The director of The Last Jedi had a great response to fan complaints about the film's finale
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# Sacred Texts

The director of The Last Jedi had a great response to fan complaints about the film's finale

Jan 20th 2018, 4:11 PM 13,570 Views 5 Comments

Big old spoilers for the new Star Wars film inside.

# the-last-jedi - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Men's rights activists edited Star Wars: The Last Jedi to remove the female characters and the cast reacted brilliantly
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Men's rights activists edited Star Wars: The Last Jedi to remove the female characters and the cast reacted brilliantly

Jan 17th 2018, 2:29 PM 10,963 Views 6 Comments

The women-free version of The Last Jedi is just 46 minutes long.

# the-last-jedi - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

The Skellig Michael problem: How Kerry is preparing to manage an influx of tourists
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# The Force Awakens

The Skellig Michael problem: How Kerry is preparing to manage an influx of tourists

Jan 2nd 2018, 12:00 AM 25,620 Views 33 Comments

With a profile boost other counties can only dream of, what effect will Star Wars have on The Kingdom?

# the-last-jedi - Saturday 16 December, 2017

Mark Hamill told Graham Norton he couldn't deal with the amount of steps he had to climb on Skellig Michael
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From The Daily Edge
# The Last Jedi

Mark Hamill told Graham Norton he couldn't deal with the amount of steps he had to climb on Skellig Michael

Dec 16th 2017, 11:30 AM 11,339 Views 1 Comment

He needed a break every 15 minutes to get up the 600 steps.

# the-last-jedi - Thursday 14 December, 2017

A bunch of TDs were menaced by Stormtroopers at the Irish Star Wars premiere last night
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From The Daily Edge
# Use The Force

A bunch of TDs were menaced by Stormtroopers at the Irish Star Wars premiere last night

Dec 14th 2017, 8:54 AM 3,164 Views 2 Comments

Don’t worry, one of them had a lightsaber.

# the-last-jedi - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

The Last Jedi's director says it's time for the Star Wars series to get a 'female or non-white director'
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From The Daily Edge
# The Last Jedi

The Last Jedi's director says it's time for the Star Wars series to get a 'female or non-white director'

Dec 13th 2017, 7:06 PM 2,107 Views 5 Comments

“Hell yes it’s time.”

The force is with Fáilte Ireland in this Star Wars-themed Wild Atlantic Way ad
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# The Last Jedi

The force is with Fáilte Ireland in this Star Wars-themed Wild Atlantic Way ad

Dec 13th 2017, 1:08 PM 19,039 Views 22 Comments

Locations in Kerry, Cork, Clare and Donegal were picked for filming in the new Star Wars movie.

# the-last-jedi - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

Domhnall Gleeson and Daisy Ridley answered the most searched questions about Star Wars and it was really sweet
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# Hux And Rey

Domhnall Gleeson and Daisy Ridley answered the most searched questions about Star Wars and it was really sweet

Dec 12th 2017, 6:25 PM 6,588 Views 0 Comments

Serious craic, too.

Billie Lourd paid tribute to her mother Carrie Fisher at the premiere of Star Wars: The Last Jedi
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From The Daily Edge
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Billie Lourd paid tribute to her mother Carrie Fisher at the premiere of Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Dec 12th 2017, 8:50 AM 7,181 Views 0 Comments

Brace yourself. This is pretty emotional.

# the-last-jedi - Thursday 7 December, 2017

Carrie Fisher's beloved dog Gary inspired a background character in the new Star Wars film
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# Space Gary

Carrie Fisher's beloved dog Gary inspired a background character in the new Star Wars film

Dec 7th 2017, 6:23 PM 2,896 Views 0 Comments

Stop, we’ll cry.

# the-last-jedi - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

Star Wars director Rian Johnson heaped praise on Ireland as the best filming location in The Last Jedi
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Star Wars director Rian Johnson heaped praise on Ireland as the best filming location in The Last Jedi

Nov 29th 2017, 6:18 PM 5,965 Views 2 Comments

Hard luck, Croatia and Iceland.

# the-last-jedi - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

Lego is bringing out an unreal Skellig Michael set to tie in with the new Star Wars film
# Bricking Amazing
From The Daily Edge
# Bricking Amazing

Lego is bringing out an unreal Skellig Michael set to tie in with the new Star Wars film

Nov 22nd 2017, 9:31 AM 12,278 Views 6 Comments

Irish 80s kids, all of your dreams have come true.

# the-last-jedi - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

This Instagram of Carrie Fisher's dog watching her in the new Star Wars trailer is too much
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From The Daily Edge
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This Instagram of Carrie Fisher's dog watching her in the new Star Wars trailer is too much

Oct 10th 2017, 4:12 PM 5,237 Views 1 Comment

Everywhere hurts.

The Skelligs take centre stage in the trailer for the latest Star Wars film
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# The Last Jedi

The Skelligs take centre stage in the trailer for the latest Star Wars film

Oct 10th 2017, 11:51 AM 14,507 Views 12 Comments

At this rate, Skellig Michael should probably get its name somewhere on the billing.

Some beautiful Irish scenery features in the much-hyped Star Wars trailer that just dropped
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From The Daily Edge
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Some beautiful Irish scenery features in the much-hyped Star Wars trailer that just dropped

Oct 10th 2017, 11:15 AM 4,212 Views 4 Comments

Hello, Skelligs.

# the-last-jedi - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Blockbuster Star Wars film gets up to €3m tax relief from Irish State
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# The Last Jedi

Blockbuster Star Wars film gets up to €3m tax relief from Irish State

Sep 28th 2017, 9:20 PM 15,146 Views 29 Comments

Scenes filmed at Malin Head in Co Donegal and Ceann Sibeal in Co Kerry feature in The Last Jedi.

# the-last-jedi - Sunday 16 July, 2017

Ireland looks absolutely stunning in these new shots of Star Wars: The Last Jedi
# Would You Look
From The Daily Edge
# Would You Look

Ireland looks absolutely stunning in these new shots of Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Jul 16th 2017, 4:19 PM 6,516 Views 3 Comments

Can’t wait.