The Mandalorian tie-in books appear to be cancelled as the story will unfold on screen instead

The Mandalorian tie-in books appear to be cancelled as the story will unfold on screen instead

Last summer, three new books connected to The Mandalorian were announced. The first, Phil Szostak's The Art of The Mandalorian (Season One), was released in December. It appears that the other two never will be. Today, DK Books provided us this update on Pablo Hidalgo's The Mandalorian: The Ultimate Visual Guide: https://twitter.com/dkpublishing/status/1369332166308417536 At the same [...]

Lucasfilm source doesn’t expect Cara Dune to be recast, but some others seem to differ

Lucasfilm source doesn’t expect Cara Dune to be recast, but some others seem to differ

In the wake of Lucasfilm firing Gina Carano from The Mandalorian, I wrote about the two options that lie before them with Cara Dune: either recast her, or write her out of the show. It turns out that there's still a lack of clarity over that, even among Hollywood "insiders." Recently The Hollywood Reporter ran [...]

Lucasfilm fires Gina Carano from The Mandalorian and future projects after “abhorrent” posts on social media

Lucasfilm fires Gina Carano from The Mandalorian and future projects after “abhorrent” posts on social media

Earlier today, it was revealed that Lucasfilm has fired Gina Carano, known for playing Cara Dune in The Mandalorian. The move comes in the wake of yet another controversial post on social media by Carano. A Lucasfilm spokesperson released a statement saying, "Gina Carano is not currently employed by Lucasfilm and there are no plans [...]

The Mandalorian and its spinoff shows will culminate into a “climactic story event”

The Mandalorian and its spinoff shows will culminate into a “climactic story event”

The Mandalorian will soon become a multi-series initiative, it seems. As revealed at the Disney Investor Day by Lucasfilm President Kathy Kennedy, the showrunners of The Mandalorian, Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni, are currently developing two new spinoff series from the show: Rangers of the New Republic, and Ahsoka. Then later, The Book of Boba [...]

The best of Star Wars in 2020: End of year awards!

The best of Star Wars in 2020: End of year awards!

This year has certainly been a crazy one for everyone, that's for sure! And it also marked a notable change for Star Wars: it was the first year not to have a theatrically released film since 2014! But we still got a ton of content from a galaxy far, far away, including a couple of [...]

Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian: “Making of Season 2” review!

Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian: “Making of Season 2” review!

For the first season of The Mandalorian, we got a fantastic docu-series exploring the making of the first ever live-action Star Wars show. Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian had eight incredible episodes that gave us a behind-the-scenes look at the show, and the series returned for season two! This time around, it was a one-hour special [...]

Ming-Na Wen is returning to voice Fennec Shand in The Bad Batch!

Ming-Na Wen is returning to voice Fennec Shand in The Bad Batch!

In season one of The Mandalorian we were introduced Fennec Shand, and she returned for a larger role in season two. Shand is introduced as an assassin who had worked for many of the top syndicates in the galaxy. She was hunted by Toro Calican, who recruited Din Djarin to his cause. Calican wound up [...]

How the Luke Skywalker of The Last Jedi and The Mandalorian perfectly fit together

How the Luke Skywalker of The Last Jedi and The Mandalorian perfectly fit together

Luke Skywalker's appearance in The Mandalorian was something that many Star Wars fans had been hoping and dreaming of seeing for a long, long time. It was an amazing display of Luke's abilities in his prime, slicing through the formidable Dark Troopers like they were nothing in order to get to the Child. I loved [...]

The Mandalorian revealed that Bib Fortuna survived the events of Return of the Jedi, too!

The Mandalorian revealed that Bib Fortuna survived the events of Return of the Jedi, too!

*** Be warned that MINOR SPOILERS ARE AHEAD, so if you haven’t watched the most recent episode of The Mandalorian, proceed with caution. *** The Mandalorian season two has wrapped up, and the final episode of the season contained a post-credits scene that teased an upcoming project: The Book of Boba Fett, coming December 2021! [...]