(CNN)- Actress Lupita Nyong'o has joined the cast of "Star Wars: Episode 7". She tweeted: "I can finally say it out loud and proud: I'm going to a galaxy far, far away!" Lupita is best known for her breakout role in "12 Years a Slave," which earned her an Oscar. Also joining the movie, "Game of Thrones'" Gwendoline Christie."Star Wars: Episode 7" hits theaters December 2015. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ (CNN)- Sick iconic radio host Casey Kasem was taken to a hospital Sunday after another argument broke out between his wife and daughter. It was over his medical care in Washington-state. Kasem and Jean were staying with friends near Seattle. According to Kerri Kasem, she went to the home to take her father to a doctor. This happened after a Washington judge allowed her visitation rights.' Kerri Kasem said in court Friday that her father is suffering from bedsores and lung and bladder infections. He also has dementia. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ (CNN)- Oscar winner Oliver Stone is going to write and direct a film on NSA leaker Edward Snowden. He recently struck a deal with Guardian journalist Luke Harding for the rights to his book on the Whistleblower. Stone says "this is one of the greatest stories of our time."