Kathy Kennedy put a program together for Dave Filoni to learn about live action directing

Kathy Kennedy put a program together for Dave Filoni to learn about live action directing

Dave Filoni is perhaps the most well-versed and well-learned pupil of Star Wars at Lucasfilm (a company filled with those kind of people), but while his talents have flourished in animated projects, he didn't have experience on the live action side of things. So he went to Lucasfilm President Kathy Kennedy, herself one of the [...]

The best of Star Wars in 2019: End of year awards!

The best of Star Wars in 2019: End of year awards!

With 2019 over, let’s take a look back at the best moments from Star Wars over the past calendar year, giving out several awards.  We’ll hand out the hardware for best film, best show, best book, best comic, best comic arc, best episode, best game, best song, best hero, best villain, best performance, biggest surprise, [...]

Star Wars: The Mandalorian: Chapter 5 review!

Star Wars: The Mandalorian: Chapter 5 review!

The latest episode of The Mandalorian, "Chapter 5: The Gunslinger", was released today on Disney+! Let's dive in to this week's episode - and as always, ***spoilers are ahead!*** SUMMARY: The episode begins with the Mandalorian in the midst of a dogfight with another bounty hunter in space, as he attempts to maneuver the Razor [...]

Kathy Kennedy says she consults Dave Filoni on the Star Wars storytelling Lucasfilm does

Kathy Kennedy says she consults Dave Filoni on the Star Wars storytelling Lucasfilm does

With the launch of the series premiere of The Mandalorian came Dave Filoni's live-action Star Wars directorial debut. But he's a veteran when it comes to Star Wars storytelling. Vanity Fair's Anthony Breznican recently wrote a feature on Filoni, the man who runs Lucasfilm animation and who was essentially George Lucas's apprentice. He's a brilliant [...]

People on the internet would do well to listen to Freddie Prinze Jr.’s informational rant about Star Wars

People on the internet would do well to listen to Freddie Prinze Jr.’s informational rant about Star Wars

Freddie Prinze Jr. gave life and voice to the popular and wise Jedi Kanan Jarrus in the animated Star Wars TV series Star Wars Rebels, and that meant he got to work for four seasons with Dave Filoni, exploring more of the Force. Rebels dove deeper into the nature of the Force, and the only [...]