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

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

Feb 27th 2019, 6:00 PM 18,854 Views 26 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 7th 2018, 8:00 AM 4,886 Views 0 Comments

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

The director of The Last Jedi had a great response to fan complaints about the film's finale
# Sacred Texts
From The Daily Edge
# 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 13,593 Views 5 Comments

Big old spoilers for the new Star Wars film inside.

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

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 10,974 Views 6 Comments

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

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

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

Jan 2nd 2018, 12:00 AM 25,739 Views 33 Comments

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

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 11,379 Views 1 Comment

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

A bunch of TDs were menaced by Stormtroopers at the Irish Star Wars premiere last night
# Use The Force
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 3,173 Views 2 Comments

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

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 2,120 Views 5 Comments

“Hell yes it’s time.”

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

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

Dec 13th 2017, 1:08 PM 19,075 Views 22 Comments

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

Domhnall Gleeson and Daisy Ridley answered the most searched questions about Star Wars and it was really sweet
# Hux And Rey
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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 6,667 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
# The Last Jedi

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

Dec 12th 2017, 8:50 AM 7,230 Views 0 Comments

Brace yourself. This is pretty emotional.

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

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

Dec 7th 2017, 6:23 PM 2,934 Views 0 Comments

Stop, we’ll cry.

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

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

Nov 29th 2017, 6:18 PM 5,979 Views 2 Comments

Hard luck, Croatia and Iceland.

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 12,308 Views 6 Comments

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

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
# The Last Jedi

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

Oct 10th 2017, 4:12 PM 5,263 Views 1 Comment

Everywhere hurts.

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

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

Oct 10th 2017, 11:51 AM 14,519 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
# The Last Jedi
From The Daily Edge
# The Last Jedi

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

Oct 10th 2017, 11:15 AM 4,227 Views 4 Comments

Hello, Skelligs.

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

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

Sep 28th 2017, 9:20 PM 15,164 Views 29 Comments

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

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 6,535 Views 3 Comments

Can’t wait.