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Gosling and Zac Efron Supposedly Up for 'Star Wars'


According to questionably-reliable but swooning rumors, Episode VII may end up being the dreamiest Star Wars to date. Latino Review is claiming Ryan Gosling and Zac Efron are both up for roles in J.J. Abrams' Return of the Jedi follow-up, with their sources saying Gosling had a meeting for the part of Luke Skywalker's son. The validity of the talk is clearly up for question--particularly because, with Gosling's talent for silent stoicism, shouldn't they be saving him for that Boba Fett movie?--but hopefully answers aren't too far away: Disney's big D23 Expo is just a couple weeks away and is "speculated" to be bringing with it some cast announcements. Because if we're going to pretend Ryan Gosling and Zac Efron will star in the next Star Wars film, we might as well also pretend J.J. Abrams will quickly put a stop to internet speculation with some straightforward, definitive answers.

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