The Women of Star Wars: Hera Syndulla, Sabine Wren, and the Women of Rebels

Hera and Sabine

Welcome back to The Women of Star Wars. Now that we’ve discussed the character of Ahsoka Tano, an all-around badass and leading lady of The Clone Wars, I’d like to take a look at the female characters of Star Wars Rebels. While Rebels isn’t quite the masterpiece that Dave Fioni and co. achieved with The […]

The Women of Star Wars: Princess Leia

Leia

Contrary to what Disney might have you believe, they didn’t create the concept of female Star Wars characters, or even female leads in the franchise. Of course, Princess Leia is one of the franchise’s most iconic characters and a beloved cinematic heroine in general. But there were others after her and before the soulless corporate […]

Kathleen Kennedy Stays at Lucasfilm

Kathleen Kennedy, Star Wars

Disney is closing out the third quarter of 2018 with a plot twist, as The Hollywood Reporter has exclusively revealed that, contrary to expectations, the Mouse House has renewed the contract of Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy for another three years, keeping her in charge of Star Wars at least through 2021. The past few months, […]