We got to attend a roundtable interview with Hera Syndulla herself, Vanessa Marshall! We and several other outlets talk to Vanessa about seeing young Hera in The Bad Batch, her perspectives on Hera, the metaphor of flying, what she learned from Cham and Gobi, the role of mother + daughter, and so much more. Thank you to Lucasfilm for making this happen and letting us be a part of it.
Outlets: Dan from Coffee with Kenobi David from Endor Express James from Jedi News Network Mark from Fantha Tracks James from Star Wars News Net Sandra & Teresa from Fangirls Going Rogue Aaron from Star Wars Book Worms and, of course, us, Charlotte & Caitlin from Skytalkers
Caitlin and Charlotte discuss the latest episode of The Bad Batch, season 1, “Devil’s Deal.” This episode gives us the origin story we didn’t know we needed, a small-scale resistance and political drama, and much more. There’s so much to discuss! All this and more on this episode on Skytalkers.
Caitlin and Charlotte deep dive into some specific aspects about Star Wars Rebels’ excellent episode “Twin Suns” — they discuss their initial impressions of the episode, fan reactions, and then compare it to Hitchcock’s masterpiece “North by Northwest” by exploring the concepts of moral relativism, mistaken identity, and the episode’s visual language. Then, they speculate about how we will view this episode after the upcoming Kenobi series.
Our fourth annual summer series continues with part 2 of 3, where we explore 2012 through 2018 with Star Wars and animation. On this episode: The Disney sale, the cancellation of The Clone Wars, the Netflix deal, Star Wars Rebels, Lego Star Wars Freemakers, Forces of Destiny, and much more.
In this episode, we bring you an interview with the voice of Hera Syndulla in Star Wars Rebels herself, Vanessa Marshall, where we talk Rebels, The Clone Wars finale and her experience voicing Rook Kast, the importance of found family within the text of Star Wars and in the community, and how we’re all coping with the recent events together through Star Wars.
Caitlin and Charlotte take on the topic of weird Force stuff, from Force powers and Force users to Force mysteries. They discuss Quinlan Vos’ psychometry “power,” the Force bond, the Guardians of the Whills, the Bendu, Vader Immortal’s Brightstar, resurrection, and much more.