Hawes Burkhardt of the Making Star Wars Podcast Network’s Rogue Won and Blue Harvest podcasts joins us to discuss…
-The HUGE announcements this week of a new Star Wars trilogy helmed by Rian Johnson AND a live-action TV series!
-The most amazing news drops in Star Wars history
-The amount of time and effort that goes into creating live-action Star Wars TV and how soon we can expect to see it-Who will lead the TV project, and how high will the production quality be compared to the films?
-Steele and Hawes share their thoughts on creating live-action versions of previously told stories
-Brandon Manriquez gives us the rundown on the very worthy cause of the Kessel Toy Run, which gives Star Wars toys to hospitalized children
-Luke Cruser from the Bad Motivators podcast has mixed emotions about this week’s big Star Wars news
-What the new trilogy announcement tells us about how good The Last Jedi will be
-Jason Ward, editor-in-chief of Making Star Wars, gives us the scoop on whispers he’s heard about the direction Rian Johnson’s new trilogy may take
-Jason’s thoughts on how closely the live-action series will be tied to the success of Disney’s planned streaming service
-We revisit “Real Sets, Practical Effects!”
PLUS IN THE THIRTY MINUTE SUPPORTER BONUS SECTION
-Thomas Stidman from Maryland has an idea about the format of the live-action series
-King Tom from Ohio runs the numbers on when we’ll see Episode X
-News breaks live as a new TV spot drops for The Last Jedi
-King Tom shares his excitement about the new trilogy
-Downtown Brittani Brown from the Canto Bight Dispatch tells us how the news has changed her life
-Hawes shares his hopes for the live-action budget
-Emily Lind from the Canto Bight Dispatch calls to gloat about an accurate prediction
-Emily offers her insight into the format and setting of the new show
-The most amazing rendition of “Happy Birthday” in honor of LINDO!
-Robbo gives us his view on the timing of the announcement
-Robbo makes a strange suggestion for Patreon subscribers
For more details on how you can support the Kessel Toy Run, please follow @thekesseltoyrun or send new, unwrapped toys to:
PO Box 7232
Long Beach, CA 90807
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Follow Hawes: @BlueHarvestPod
Show notes thanks to Dom Legaspi @domlegaspi
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