The season 3 premiere of The Mandalorian not only re-introduced us to the lovable Din Djarin and Grogu, but also re-introduced us to the state of the galaxy during this time period. A lot has changed, and this episode carries a lot of weight of storybuilding - some of which happens in major plot developments, [...]
Tag: Cara Dune
The Mandalorian showrunners address Cara Dune’s absence: “It’s a big galaxy and we have many characters in it”
When The Mandalorian returns this week, one character who won't be appearing is Cara Dune. In the time since the last season of the show aired, Lucasfilm parted ways with actress Gina Carano after she couldn't seem to help but share controversial political takes on social media - over and over again, even after confronted [...]
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 [...]
What should The Mandalorian do with Cara Dune?
Yesterday, the news broke that Lucasfilm had fired Gina Carano after yet another controversial social media post, saying that there are no plans for her to appear in The Mandalorian or any show moving forward. The most important thing was not what happens in the Star Wars universe but what happened in our universe, and [...]
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 [...]
Breaking down the latest special look at The Mandalorian season two!
Last night, a special look at the second season of The Mandalorian was released! It wasn't a full trailer, as it was just a minute-long look, and it didn't really reveal anything major, but there were still some interesting shots and dialogue! We'll break it down here, but first, if you haven't seen the special [...]
Breaking down the new footage in the latest TV spot for The Mandalorian season two!
Last night, Star Wars posted a new TV spot for The Mandalorian, which features new footage from the upcoming second season! If you haven't seen it, check out the TV spot here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7fUNPLWkykI Let's dive in and break down the new shots seen here! The trailer begins with some flashbacks to season one - which [...]
Character posters for The Mandalorian season two released!
Today, we got some brand new character posters promoting The Mandalorian season two, featuring Din Djarin, Cara Dune, Greef Karga, and the Child: https://twitter.com/starwars/status/1315653579680563202 The posters are pretty cool and feature these main characters against a graffiti'd backdrop. There's no context for us to tell what's going on here, and most likely it's just developed [...]
Star Wars: The Mandalorian: Chapter 8 reveiw!
The eighth chapter of The Mandalorian released today, ending the first season, and it was incredible! This is a very exciting episode with plenty of awesome moments, and one that wraps up the first season really well while setting the stage for what could be coming in season two! SUMMARY: Picking up where things left [...]
Star Wars: The Mandalorian: Chapter 7 review!
The seventh chapter of The Mandalorian, subtitled, "The Reckoning", dropped today! Instead of coming out on Friday like usual it released today in order to avoid a conflict with the opening of The Rise of Skywalker. This episode was directed by Deborah Chow, and I'll say this: based on the two episodes she has directed, [...]