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 [...]

Kathy Kennedy says Lucasfilm is still in talks with Donald Glover about returning to the role of Lando Calrissian

Kathy Kennedy says Lucasfilm is still in talks with Donald Glover about returning to the role of Lando Calrissian

Not long ago, an interview with Lucasfilm President Kathy Kennedy caused a stir when she inferred that they won't be re-casting characters after what they learned with Solo: A Star Wars Story. When the comments initially came out it seemed like quite a shot at Solo, but when the full transcript of the interview was [...]

Seven things we learned from Kathy Kennedy about the future of Star Wars movies – including updates on projects by Taika Waititi, Patty Jenkins, Rian Johnson, and Kevin Feige!

Seven things we learned from Kathy Kennedy about the future of Star Wars movies – including updates on projects by Taika Waititi, Patty Jenkins, Rian Johnson, and Kevin Feige!

Vanity Fair recently ran an article on the future of Star Wars that was largely focused on the shows coming to Disney+, and that makes sense. In many ways the future of the franchise is aimed at streaming, at least in the near future, with tons of shows in various stages of development. But since [...]

It seems that Disney and Lucasfilm really learned the wrong lessons from Solo: A Star Wars Story

It seems that Disney and Lucasfilm really learned the wrong lessons from Solo: A Star Wars Story

In Anthony Breznican's recent feature article on Star Wars and the future direction of the franchise (primarily looking at the coming shows on Disney+), there was a very interesting quote from Lucasfilm President Kathy Kennedy that caught the attention of many fans. The quote is given context by Breznican, so I'll quote his entire paragraph [...]

Deborah Chow confirms a significant moment will take place in the Obi-Wan Kenobi series that fans have been wondering about

Deborah Chow confirms a significant moment will take place in the Obi-Wan Kenobi series that fans have been wondering about

One thing many Star Wars fans have wondered in the lead-up to the highly-anticipated Obi-Wan Kenobi series is whether we'll see the Jedi Master actually learn that Darth Vader is still alive. Some might think it's obvious that Kenobi knows this, but remember that the last time he saw Anakin Skywalker he left him for [...]

Disney Gallery: The Book of Boba Fett review!

Disney Gallery: The Book of Boba Fett review!

Last week, in celebration of May the 4th, Disney+ released Disney Gallery: The Book of Boba Fett, an hour-long special detailing the behind-the-scenes of the making of The Book of Boba Fett. The special included interviews with Jon Favreau, Dave Filoni, Kathy Kennedy, Robert Rodriguez, Temuera Morrison, Ming-Na Wen, Mark Hamill, and more as it [...]

John Williams asked Kathy Kennedy if he could compose the theme for Obi-Wan Kenobi

John Williams asked Kathy Kennedy if he could compose the theme for Obi-Wan Kenobi

When the Obi-Wan Kenobi series premieres on May 27, Natalie Holt will become the first woman to ever provide the score for a live-action Star Wars project - and she will do so along legendary Star Wars composer John Williams. We learned a few months ago that Williams wrote the theme for the series, giving [...]

George Lucas and Kathy Kennedy honored with the Producers Guild Milestone Award!

George Lucas and Kathy Kennedy honored with the Producers Guild Milestone Award!

On Saturday night, the Producers Guild Awards presented the prestigious Milestone Award to George Lucas and Kathleen Kennedy for their contributions to filmmaking. The Producers Guild describes the Milestone Award as a recognition for a person's "historic contribution to the motion picture industry," stating that it is "the Guild's highest honor." Past recipients of the [...]

More information has emerged on what the script issues were that delayed production on the Obi-Wan Kenobi series

More information has emerged on what the script issues were that delayed production on the Obi-Wan Kenobi series

The long-awaited Obi-Wan Kenobi series will premiere on Disney+ on May 25, finally bringing to life a long dreamed and long awaited project. By now the history of the project is fairly well-known, with a return for star Ewan McGregor having been in the works for years. The original idea was for it to be [...]