With the announcement that Disney is acquiring LucasFilm, it's only natural that the Twitter universe blew up with response. Within minutes of the announcement, the hashtag #DisneyStarWars became a main attraction. Interestingly, some actors, writers and directors weighed in as well.

Below are some of the responses from Twitter of the blend.




Peter Serafinowicz


Damon Lindelof

Patton Oswalt

Seth Myers

Jon Favreau (whose avatar is RJD2, Retweeting)


Dave Navarro


Ewan McGregor


Carrie Fisher

 Funny or Die



Kyle Kinane

Felicia Day

Lee Unkrich (Toy Story franchise editor and director)

After five years as a columnist and editor at Billboard, Katie Hasty joined HitFix in 2009 for music and film reporting out of New York. The Midwest native has worked as a writer, music promoter and in A&R since 1999 and performs with her band Numbers And Letters.