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Design By Humans releases The Force Awakens apparel
Design By Humans has launched officially licensed Star Wars: The Force Awakens apparel for Force Friday! Fans and collectors can choose from an amazing high quality collection encompassing beloved characters from the original trilogy and new characters from...
Design By Humans has launched officially licensed Star Wars: The Force Awakens apparel for Force Friday! Fans and collectors can choose from an amazing high quality collection encompassing beloved characters from the original...
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Play the Star Wars Battlefront Beta this October
Publisher EA has announced a Star Wars Battlefront Beta for early October. "Coming early October to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and on Origin for PC, the Star Wars Battlefront Beta* is a technical test and will feature Walker Assault on Hoth, a 40-player multi...
Publisher EA has announced a Star Wars Battlefront Beta for early October. "Coming early October to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and on Origin for PC, the Star Wars Battlefront Beta* is a technical test and will feature Walker As...
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First look at Star Wars: Rogue One
Rogue One, the inaugural Star Wars anthology movie, has begun principal photography and Lucasfilm released a first look photo of the cast during D23. Gareth Edwards (Godzilla) is directing the story that follows resistance fighters who have united to steal ...
Rogue One, the inaugural Star Wars anthology movie, has begun principal photography and Lucasfilm released a first look photo of the cast during D23. Gareth Edwards (Godzilla) is directing the story that follows resistance fi...
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EW deep dives into The Force Awakens
Entertainment Weekly has exclusively published 12 new photos from the set of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Director JJ Abrams sheds light on why he decided to direct the new Star Wars movie and there's insight into the enigmatic Kylo Ren played by Adam Driv...
Entertainment Weekly has exclusively published 12 new photos from the set of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Director JJ Abrams sheds light on why he decided to direct the new Star Wars movie and there's insight into the enigma...
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HBO's chilling teaser for Westworld
HBO revisits seminal sci-fi western Westworld (1973) in its upcoming television series executive produced by JJ Abrams and Jonathan Nolan. Here's a chilling first look that pays homage to Michael Crichton's original dysfunctional theme park. An idea Crichto...
HBO revisits seminal sci-fi western Westworld (1973) in its upcoming television series executive produced by JJ Abrams and Jonathan Nolan. Here's a chilling first look that pays homage to Michael Crichton's original dysfuncti...
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LEGO Dimensions gets Ghostbusters level pack
Move aside Disney Infinity and Skylanders. There's a new toys-to-life king in town in the form of LEGO Dimensions. Those Ghostbusters are entering the fray alongside Doctor Who, Batman, Scooby-Doo and many more! Given Telltale Games pedigree, exemplified by...
Move aside Disney Infinity and Skylanders. There's a new toys-to-life king in town in the form of LEGO Dimensions. Those Ghostbusters are entering the fray alongside Doctor Who, Batman, Scooby-Doo and many more! Given Tellta...
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Many unboxings on Force Friday, there will be
Tomorrow is Force Friday! When merchandise for Star Wars: The Force Awakens is unleashed across the globe in partnership with retailers including Toys "R" Us, Target and World of Disney stores. “Star Wars toys have always played an important role in how our...
Tomorrow is Force Friday! When merchandise for Star Wars: The Force Awakens is unleashed across the globe in partnership with retailers including Toys "R" Us, Target and World of Disney stores. “Star Wars toys have always pla...
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The force is strong with PlayStation
Sony's adding to its tally of limited edition PS4 consoles with a Star Wars themed PS4 bundle this holiday season. The bundle includes: 1TB limited edition PS4 system and Dual Shock 4 wireless controller inspired by Darth Vader A physical copy of Star Wars ...
Sony's adding to its tally of limited edition PS4 consoles with a Star Wars themed PS4 bundle this holiday season. The bundle includes: 1TB limited edition PS4 system and Dual Shock 4 wireless controller inspired by Darth Va...
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Tom Baker to voice a character in Star Wars
An actor, synonymous with playing one of my childhood heroes, is about to make his debut in a galaxy far, far away... Tom Baker, famous for his portrayal of Doctor Who's fourth incarnation, made a cryptic reference to appearing in Star Wars during the Day o...
An actor, synonymous with playing one of my childhood heroes, is about to make his debut in a galaxy far, far away... Tom Baker, famous for his portrayal of Doctor Who's fourth incarnation, made a cryptic reference to appeari...
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First Order assembles in The Force Awakens TV Spot
The first TV Spot for Star Wars: The Force Awakens premiered on South Korean television and was posted to the official YouTube channel. New footage depicts a rally of The First Order, featuring Captain Phasma and Stormtroopers, followed by a montage taken f...
The first TV Spot for Star Wars: The Force Awakens premiered on South Korean television and was posted to the official YouTube channel. New footage depicts a rally of The First Order, featuring Captain Phasma and Stormtrooper...
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Star Wars: The Complete Saga steelbooks on Blu-ray
There was a time when Star Wars was re-released for the home video market on an almost annual basis. Lost count how many editions I've owned over the years and stopped when the saga bowed on Blu-ray disc! Subsequently switching to streaming services such as...
There was a time when Star Wars was re-released for the home video market on an almost annual basis. Lost count how many editions I've owned over the years and stopped when the saga bowed on Blu-ray disc! Subsequently switchi...
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Pilot the Millennium Falcon in Star Wars Battlefront
EA has unveiled a new mode for the upcoming Star Wars Battlefront and knocked it out of the park! "Fighter Squadron will put you inside the cockpit of some of the most memorable vehicles ever seen in the Star Wars galaxy," said Battlefront senior producer S...
EA has unveiled a new mode for the upcoming Star Wars Battlefront and knocked it out of the park! "Fighter Squadron will put you inside the cockpit of some of the most memorable vehicles ever seen in the Star Wars galaxy," sa...
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  • Bournemouth University
    Media Production, 1993 - 1996
  • Exeter College
    1988 - 1992
  • Vincent Thompson High School
    1984 - 1988
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January 23
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Multimedia maven and storyteller.
Introduction
John has a BA (Hons) in Media Production from the Media School of Bournemouth University and has worked for the BBC, Dow Jones and Reuters.
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Head injury survivor.
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Blogger and journalist: writes about film, TV & more in the geek galaxy!
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Editorial, audiovisual editing, copywriting
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  • BBC
    Foley artist for Radio Four.
  • Dow Jones
  • Thomson Reuters
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Exeter - Kingsteignton - Colchester - Bournemouth
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