Episode 45 | Consultant George?

Join the Droids in a discussion about George Lucas’ involvement in Episode IX. Did JJ bring Lucas in to give his thoughts on how the Skywalker Saga should end? Why hasn’t George made more of the films he always intended after the purchase of Lucasfilm?

Plus, updates on the Clone Wars rewatch, KOTOR replay and Sam’s thoughts on Finn’s vest shown in JJ’s first photo from the set of Episode IX.

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Episode 44 | Ep IX Cast

Production has begun for the final chapter of the Skywalker Saga! JJ Abrams and crew began rolling cameras on August 1st and prior to that announced the cast for Episode IX.

A few surprises included Mark Hamill returning, new cast members like Keri Russell, and in the biggest news of the announcement, Carrie Fisher will portray Princess Leia once more. Unused footage from The Force Awakens will help conclude her story and the Droids have reaction to the news on this week’s pod.

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Episode 43 | Clone Wars Returns

Death Star Alert worthy news this week as The Clone Wars will return for one final season on the new Disney streaming service announced for next year. The unexpected announcement offers a conclusion to the long running series and encourages a few of the Droids to catch up on the high acclaimed show from creator Dave Filoni.

Tune in for our thoughts on the return of the series as well as what other long dormant Lucasfilm properties should be brought back.

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Episode 42 | Actor, Comedian, Writer Johnathan Fernandez (Lethal Weapon, Lillian, UCB) joins the Droids

You’ve seen him as a series regular on FOX’s Lethal Weapon, playing the LAPD Medical Examiner, Scorsese. Guest and all-around (nerd) extraordinaire, Johnathan Fernandez joins the Droids. We talk about his introduction to Star Wars through The Muppet Babies, an epic Yoda bet, his upcoming short film, Lillian, and more!

And if you happen to be at San Diego Comic Con this weekend, you can catch Johnathan hosting the Simpsons panel.

Follow Johnathan on Instagram @jthanprime

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Episode 41 | Keri Russell, Lando, and Guests Allie Kokesh & Sarah Burton Join the Droids

The Droids joined by comedians Allie Kokesh (@MissionToZyxx, AudioBoom, UCB) and Sarah Burton (@notrubharass, BuzzFeed, UCB) discuss the latest in the Star Wars Universe– Keri Russell and JJ Abrams reuniting, Billy Dee Williams reprising his role as Lando for Episode IX and more. Disclaimer! This one contains some adult conversations, jokes, and topics so if you listen with the family, you may want to give it a listen first or have them sit this one out. Enjoy!

And Be sure to check out Sarah and Allie in “I’m a Doctor Now!” July  22 at Caveat Theatre, NYC!

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Episode 40 | Guest Johnna Scrabis – An Outsider’s Solo Perspective

This week the Droids are joined by Johnna Scrabis for a non-Star Wars obsessive’s point of view on Solo: A Star Wars Story. Plus, what is happening with the stand alone films, are they still being made or has Lucasfilm put them on an indefinite hold?

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Episode 39 | Guest Comedian Tim Barnes Talks Solo

On this edition of the the Droid’s pod, we introduce our first in a series of guest over the summer. We chat with comedian, producer, and die-hard Star Wars fan, Tim Barnes (@TimBarnes451). We go in-depth with Tim’s take on Solo and delve into his ultimate vision for what The Last Jedi should have been. Let’s just say– it’s pretty rad.

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Follow Tim Barnes at timbarnescomedy.com or twitter.com/TimBarnes451.