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The Mandalorian: Ashley Eckstein congratulates Rosario Dawson on bringing Ahsoka Tano to life (Images: TWDC)
So on EW's Dagobah Dispatch podcast, Dave Filoni was asked the question Isn't Ahsoka really just a thinly-veiled fifth season of "Rebels"? Images: TWDC "That's an interesting question I suppose that's one way of looking at it because of the epilogue that I did in 'Rebels.' Definitely, all signs are indicating that there's a continuation," Filoni shared[...]
tales of the jedi
With Dave Filoni at the helm, the first season split its focus between Ahsoka Tano and Count Dooku as we learned about key moments from their respective & shared pasts Over the course of the season, we witnessed such events as the birth of Ahsoka to a look at Padawan Qui-Gon Jinn (Liam Neeson) on[...]
Lucasfilm Reveals Details And Directors For 3 New Star Wars Films
Mangold going back to the early days of the Star Wars universe tracks for what he seems to like, and it's cool that we have a show and television show exploring early Star Wars. Finally, Dave Filoni is moving to the big screen We all saw this coming, and it was only a matter of time after[...]
The Mandalorian Season 3 Episode 4 Review: Rescues & Redemptions
Directed by Carl Weathers and written by creator Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni, "The Foundling" is shorter than the standard The Mandalorian episode, clocking in at only 31 minutes, making it feel more like an animated series episode – not that there's anything wrong with that In this case, less is definitely more. On this[...]
Thankfully, Dave Filoni was kind enough to take a break from co-masterminding the "Star Wars" streaming universe with Jon Favreau to offer some insight into the upcoming spinoff Filoni covers two big topics in the following highlights, beginning with sharing the thought process that goes into bringing a character over from the animated series side[...]
From the sequel trilogy, standalone films, and numerous TV shows emerging on Disney+, the next major undertaking from Jon Favreau and executive producer Dave Filoni is to get creator George Lucas to appear on The Mandalorian As the flagship TV series to help launch the streaming service, the series became an institution and powerhouse of[...]
The Book of Boba Fett
He's at a different point of his life, having experienced what we had seen in all the previous films." For more including Dave Filoni's thoughts on fan projections on the Boba Fett, you can check the whole interview here. The Book of Boba Fett has seen more than its fair share of mixed reactions upon[...]
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As if Obi-Wan Kenobi, Andor, The Mandalorian, and other projects weren't enough to get you to check out Star Wars Celebration Anaheim 2022, running from May 26-29 at the Anaheim Convention Center, then how about some news of a confirmed new series? Though speculated and rumored to be in play (gotta love corporate holiday gifts)[...]
Star Wars The Mandalorian Trapper Wolf X-Wing Helmet Debuts at Hasbro
Star Wars legends Dave Filoni dove into the role of X-Wing Pilot Trapper Wolf in The Mandalorian He already received his very own action figure from The Black Series, and now fans can get his helmet Another Replica Star Wars helmet is on the way with a one size fits all design, padded inside, and[...]
The Mandalorian S02: Rosario Dawson's Ahsoka Tano Debuts (SPOILERS)
So we thought maybe it was time to check in something a ton more "on the record," and that comes courtesy of series writer Dave Filoni Executive producing the series with Jon Favreau and with March 2022 being eyed for production to begin, Filoni offered a mid-writing update to Empire Magazine. The Mandalorian: Ashley Eckstein congratulates[...]
Hasbro Reveals Star Wars Dave Filoni X-Wing Pilot Exclusive Figure
He made his on-screen debut in The Mandalorian, and for dedicated fans, he was played by the legendary Dave Filoni Everyone Star Wars needs a Dave Filoni action figure, and now they can own one with this highly detailed and articulated figure Trapper Wolf is depicted in his X-Wing pilot outfit and will come with[...]
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So did Disney+ and Lucasfilm pull a little Jedi mind trick on "Star Wars" fans this past week? Earlier this week, the "Star Wars" universe exploded with excitement over the news that The Mandalorian executive producer Dave Filoni can now add "executive creative director" to his title (a move that actually took place last summer[...]
One Of The Rarest Star Wars Clone Wars Covers On Auction At Heritage
On auction right now at Heritage Auctions is one of the rarest variant covers from the Dark Horse days, a CGC 9.8 Dave Filoni variant to The Clone Wars #1 Only 1000 were made, and they have dried up pretty fast since last year Sitting at $1,450 as of this writing and ending at 4:00[...]
The Mandalorian S02: Rosario Dawson's Ahsoka Tano Debuts (SPOILERS)
It's hard to believe it's only been a few months since The Mandalorian provided its biggest payoff rewarding fans of Dave Filoni's animated Star Wars series with the live-action debut of Ahsoka Tano Originally voiced by Ashley Eckstein in The Clone Wars and later in Rebels, the character made a physical appearance in the second[...]
The Mandalorian: Mark Hamill Thanks Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni
Sure it's unrealistic that star Mark Hamill sounds like his 1983 self and who wouldn't commend him for playing the character again even if it's just his voice? The long-time face of the original trilogy took to Twitter on December 30 to thank creator Jon Favreau and co-executive producer Dave Filoni for the opportunity. Luke Skywalker[...]
The Mandalorian Season 2 Goes Gallery; Robert Rodriguez/Baby Yoda Jam
For The Mandalorian universe, this means some major expansion plans that include Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni executive producing and overseeing a mini-universe of titles that includes spinoff series The Book of Boba Fett, Ahsoka, and Rangers of the New Republic for Disney+, all set to "culminate in a climactic story event" (Avengers: Endgame, anyone?)[...]
The Mandalorian - Chapter 16: The Rescue is an Epic Last Stand
It's a testament to the creative genius of creator Jon Favreau and executive producer Dave Filoni, who manage to organically pace the show, allow auxiliary characters to remain in supporting roles, and actually treat the villains like the threats they are rather than some goofy caricatures They also are careful to respect the source material[...]
The Mandalorian S02: Rosario Dawson's Ahsoka Tano Debuts (SPOILERS)
Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni will executive produce and oversee all four series (think Marvel Studios chief Kevin Feige), with the series set to "culminate in a climactic story event." Think of it as the "Star Wars" universe's answer to Avengers: Endgame. The Mandalorian announced a spinoff (???) (Image: screencap) As most of you should know by[...]
The Mandalorian: Ashley Eckstein congratulates Rosario Dawson on bringing Ahsoka Tano to life (Images: TWDC)
You didn't have to travel far on the rumor mill to see many guessed it would be arguably Dave Filoni's greatest contribution to the Star Wars' franchise in Ahsoka Tano The character, originally voiced by Ashley Eckstein in the animated series The Clone Wars and Rebels, made her live-action debut on the popular Disney+ series[...]
Mandalorian: Katee Sackhoff Talks Bo-Katan’s Star Wars Journey
As established by The Clone Wars and Rebels EP Dave Filoni, the weapon was forged by Tarre Vizsla, a Mandalorian who tried as a Jedi and took control of Mandalore and ruled it The saber changed hands after the weapon was originally stolen from the Jedi Council "She's a warrior and she has struggled tremendously[...]
The Mandalorian and The Child (Image: Disney+)
The Mandalorian executive producers Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni are a perfect example of this, speaking with The Hollywood Reporter for an interview that revealed right from the jump that the two were taking a break from post-production on the second season to speak (making that October premiere window even more solid than it was[...]
The Mandalorian and The Child (Image: Disney+)
As series go, Disney+'s The Mandalorian has been having a pretty good run of things, and two people who fans can thank in large part for that are series creator/director Jon Favreau and executive producer/director Dave Filoni With the series rumored to be dropping a teaser soon (ahead of a reported October premiere), the second[...]
Star Wars: Dave Filoni Talks Ending Clone Wars’ on His Terms
Star Wars: The Clone Wars creator Dave Filoni has been fortunate to be able to finish despite the series having three different homes Following the 2008 animated film of the same name, the television series originally premiered on Cartoon Network where it lasted five seasons before its cancellation in 2013 The following year, the series[...]
The Mandalorian returns this fall, courtesy of Disney+.
With the series set to return for a second season in October, news leaks have Rosario Dawson, Timothy Olyphant, Temuera Morrison, and Michael Biehn joining the cast, with series creator Jon Favreau, executive producer Dave Filoni, Peyton Reed (Ant-Man), and Robert Rodriguez (Sin City) helming episodes this go-around Now, Favreau is giving fans an even[...]
Ahsoka Tano could appear in the second season of The Mandalorian, courtesy of Disney+.
To say that writer, executive producer, and director Dave Filoni has logged a lot of flight time inside the Star Wars universe would be an understatement Star Wars Rebels and Star Wars Resistance, and Star Wars: The Clone Wars (appropriately set to end its run on Star Wars Day, Monday, May 4) gave him the[...]
Disney+ adds for May inlcude more Star Wars, Maleficent, and more.
I recognize the privilege that this is and I want to do good with it. And so, you know, I remember asking Dave Filoni, I said, "why me?" I said, "why did you cast me?" And, you know, because my audition was actually pretty terrible when I auditioned for Ahsoka because he wanted somebody with an[...]
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Now thanks to Cinematographer Baz Idoine's Instagram post, we've learned a new name – though more like a "new" familiar face returning: Dave Filoni (The Clone Wars, Star Wars Rebels), director of the series' pilot episode. Check out the post below, with a  name reveal that didn't take a lot of clue-searching on our part:   View this[...]