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 [...]

Kathy Kennedy shares some interesting tidbits about the future of Star Wars after The Rise of Skywalker

Kathy Kennedy shares some interesting tidbits about the future of Star Wars after The Rise of Skywalker

There's nothing left to prove for Kathleen Kennedy when it comes to filmmaking. She's highly decorated, one of the most accomplished producers in movie history, and is currently third in lifetime box office gross, behind only Kevin Feige and Stephen Spielberg. Kennedy's career spans nearly four decades, and she has produced films like E.T. the [...]

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 [...]

David Benioff and D.B. Weiss are not going to be making their Star Wars films after all

David Benioff and D.B. Weiss are not going to be making their Star Wars films after all

Late Monday night, Deadline reported that David Benioff and D.B. Weiss are stepping away from Star Wars and are no longer moving forward with their previously announced slate of films in the galaxy far, far away. Benioff and Weiss, the showrunners behind the massively popular Game of Thrones TV series, said in a statement to [...]

Deborah Chow to direct the Obi-Wan Kenobi Star Wars series for Disney+!

Deborah Chow to direct the Obi-Wan Kenobi Star Wars series for Disney+!

On Friday, Lucasfilm announced that Deborah Chow will direct the Obi-Wan Kenobi series for Disney+ that was announced at D23 last month! The series features the return of Ewan McGregor as the legendary Jedi Master, something Star Wars fans have long been hoping for. At D23, Lucasfilm President Kathy Kennedy announced that the show - [...]

Ewan McGregor will OFFICIALLY reprise his role as Obi-Wan Kenobi for Disney+ series!

Ewan McGregor will OFFICIALLY reprise his role as Obi-Wan Kenobi for Disney+ series!

After years of speculation and rumors - which only intensified recently - it was officially announced at D23 on Friday that Ewan McGregor will indeed reprise his role as Obi-Wan Kenobi for a Disney+ series. All the scripts for the series are written, and filming will begin next year! No release date was given. According [...]