Jul 5, 2019
So, I did something dumb.
When The Academy announced a panel featuring Marcia Lucas (!!!!), Ben Burtt (!!!!), John Dykstra, Dennis Muren, John Knoll, Harrison Ellenshaw (TB94 Episode 18), Richard Edlund (TB94 Episode 19) and many more ... I bought a ticket. And then it sold out.
The event was in Los Angeles on a...
Jun 19, 2019
Today I’m talking to Troy Denning, author of so many classic Star Wars novels, including Star by Star, Tatooine Ghost, the Dark Nest Trilogy and a ton more.
From the New Jedi Order bible to the deaths of Anakin Solo and Darth Caedus, we take a trip back to the Expanded Universe for some behind-the-scenes stories.
Jun 12, 2019
Today I’m talking to Bill Kimberlin, who started at Industrial Light & Magic as a Visual Effects Editor on Return of the Jedi, working alongside Ken Ralston, on the infamous SB-19 shot … dubbed the most complicated VFX shot in motion picture history
We go through the history of ILM, the stories behind the movies and...
Jun 5, 2019
This is my conversation with Kevin J. Anderson, one of the most prolific Star Wars authors of all time. From the beginnings of the expanded universe to Darksaber and the Young Jedi Knights series, we really go through the history of those original Bantman books.
And we talk some Dune, of course.
His latest epic novel,...
May 29, 2019
Today we're talking with Mike Quinn, puppeteer and creature performer. From Jabba the Hutt’s eyes to Sy Snootles to Nien Nunb returning and then surviving to the end of The Last Jedi, we talk about it all.
I’ve been wanting Mr. Quinn on the show since the very beginning so it is SO exciting to have him on today....