Composer Natalie Holt explains why she hasn’t used any familiar Star Wars themes in Obi-Wan Kenobi so far

Composer Natalie Holt explains why she hasn’t used any familiar Star Wars themes in Obi-Wan Kenobi so far

One of the most curious aspects of the Obi-Wan Kenobi series is the lack of familiar musical themes and cues, given that the story is all about instantly familiar Star Wars characters. It's made even more curious by the fact that the show and its marketing leaned in heavily to the nostalgia of the prequel [...]

The reaction to Obi-Wan Kenobi is another reminder that Star Wars fans need to better understand how storytelling unfolds over the course of a series

The reaction to Obi-Wan Kenobi is another reminder that Star Wars fans need to better understand how storytelling unfolds over the course of a series

In Obi-Wan Kenobi Part 5 we got several answers to some key questions that had been raised earlier in the series, and I think it also provides a chance for us to discuss how Star Wars fans have responded so far to the show - and what we can learn from it. Namely, that I [...]

With Bob Chapek’s tenure as Disney CEO continuing to disappoint, Star Wars fans should be thankful for Lucasfilm’s Kathy Kennedy

With Bob Chapek’s tenure as Disney CEO continuing to disappoint, Star Wars fans should be thankful for Lucasfilm’s Kathy Kennedy

Storm clouds continue to swirl at the Walt Disney Company surrounding the tenure of CEO Bob Chapek. His ascension to the post was made a more difficult transition both by the fact that he was replacing one of the most influential executives in Disney history in Bob Iger, along with the fact that the global [...]

Obi-Wan Kenobi is apparently getting a very limited theatrical release, marking an interesting new step for Star Wars

Obi-Wan Kenobi is apparently getting a very limited theatrical release, marking an interesting new step for Star Wars

The six-episode Obi-Wan Kenobi series will wrap up next Wednesday, June 22, on Disney+ with the finale, but it looks like a select few fans will be able to see it that day on the big screen as well. On the Cineplex website, there's a new listing for "Obi-Wan Kenobi - Entire Season and Q&A" [...]

Ewan McGregor and Hayden Christensen reflect on their time filming the prequel trilogy and returning for Obi-Wan Kenobi

Ewan McGregor and Hayden Christensen reflect on their time filming the prequel trilogy and returning for Obi-Wan Kenobi

On the same day that Obi-Wan Kenobi Part 4 released (which is surely just coincidental timing...), Star Wars released a fun short video of Ewan McGregor and Hayden Christensen reflecting on their time being involved in the saga. They talked about moments from the prequel trilogy, as well as what it was like to return [...]

Pedro Pascal teases the Mandalorian’s growing relationship with Grogu: “who will be protecting who?”

Pedro Pascal teases the Mandalorian’s growing relationship with Grogu: “who will be protecting who?”

The galaxy's most adorable duo is reunited once more, as Din Djarin and Grogu are back together. That might confuse some fans of The Mandalorian when season 3 rolls around next February, as when we last saw them at the end of season 2 they were saying goodbye, with Luke Skywalker taking Grogu to train [...]

The Bad Batch season 2 will apparently premiere on September 28 on Disney+

The Bad Batch season 2 will apparently premiere on September 28 on Disney+

At Star Wars Celebration, it was revealed that The Bad Batch season 2 is coming this fall to Disney+, and less than a week later a banner on the streaming service said that it will be coming Wednesday, September 28. It's quite humorous that within a week of Celebration ending, we got the release date [...]

Lucasfilm and Marvel are joining forces for a panel at D23 this September, showcasing upcoming projects

Lucasfilm and Marvel are joining forces for a panel at D23 this September, showcasing upcoming projects

The Walt Disney Company is beginning the celebration of their 100th anniversary later this year at the annual D23 Expo, which is where Disney shows off upcoming projects and plenty more to fans. And it's now confirmed that Lucasfilm will have a presence, like was expected. Disney announced the schedule for D23, which takes place [...]