The new trailer for Star Wars, Episode VII: The Force Awakens premiered last night on ESPN during Monday Night Football. If you missed it, or if you still want to participate vicariously in the Internet’s collective nerding-out last night, Indiewire’s Zack Sharf has compiled the best reactions by various film directors—including an amusing faux-Twitter beef-thread between Duncan Jones (writer and director of 2009’s Moon starring Sam Rockwell) and Rian Johnson (director and confirmed screenwriter for the still untitled sequel, Star Wars, Episode VIII).
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Colin Jost appears to have stepped down from his role as head writer of Saturday Night Live. During the end credits of this past Saturday’s episode featuring the triumphant return of host Tracy Morgan, eagle-eyed viewers noticed Jost’s name had moved from under the co-head-writer heading to the list of “general” staff writers. According to Vanity Fair , Jost had been quietly distancing himself from said position since the beginning of the current season, and that his last official credit as head-writer was the season 40 finale hosted by Louis C.K.