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The Mandalorian: Rosario Dawson Shows Off Ahsoka Tanos Makeup Process

The Mandalorian: Rosario Dawson Shows Off Ahsoka Tano's Makeup Process

The actress took to social media to celebrate Ahsoka Tano day, thanking her predecessor, Filoni, creator Jon Favreau, and specialists Brian Sipe and Samantha Ward She shared the exhausting make-up process it took to turn her into the iconic female Jedi The 23-second video was obviously sped up to show to note the meticulous detail[...]

The Mandalorian: Mark Hamill Thanks Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni

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.[caption id="attachment_1316682"[...]

#7 The Mandalorian &#8211 Disney+: Bleeding Cool TV Top 10 of 2020

#7 The Mandalorian – Disney+: Bleeding Cool TV Top 10 of 2020

With that in mind, we proudly present our seventh choice for the best of what this year had to offer, the Disney+ series The Mandalorian.Created by Jon Favreau and serving as the first live-action "Star Wars" universe series for the streaming service, The Mandalorian recently wrapped its second season to praise from fans and critics[...]

The Mandalorian Season 2 Goes Gallery Robert Rodriguez/Baby Yoda Jam

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?)[...]

Star Wars Fans: You Can Love The Mandalorian Without Bashing Sequels

Star Wars Fans: You Can Love The Mandalorian Without Bashing Sequels

Star Wars fans feel more united than ever after the conclusion of the second season of The Mandalorian this past weekend. While, in my opinion, not quite as strong as season one, the show certainly dazzled fans and had all of our jaws on the floor in that excellent last episode. I am sure you […]

The Mandalorian Chapter 16: The Rescue Proves Epic Last Stand

The Mandalorian "Chapter 16: The Rescue" Proves 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 Ahsoka Rangers &#038 [SPOILERS] Are Going Endgame

The Mandalorian, Ahsoka, Rangers & [SPOILERS] Are Going "Endgame"

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.[caption id="attachment_1311173" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Mandalorian announced a spinoff (???) (Image: screencap)[/caption]As most of[...]

The Mandalorian: Why The Star Wars Universe Works Best on Television

The Mandalorian: Why The Star Wars Universe Works Best on Television

So, if you’re pissed we’re seeing Boba Fett (Temuera Morrison) for more than one episode, then tough titty! Creator Jon Favreau and director Robert Rodriguez did more for the character than the previous canon did combined.[caption id="attachment_1306036" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Mandalorian: It's Monday So You Know What THAT Means, Boba Fett (Image: Disney+)[/caption] No Over-Reliance on[...]

The Mandalorian: Chapter 12 &#8211 The Siege Offers Us Best Star Wars Yet

The Mandalorian: Chapter 12 – The Siege Offers Us Best Star Wars Yet

Jon Favreau (who wrote the episode) and Dave Filoni are the Star Wars franchise’s greatest minds They should be allowed to continue to do whatever they want The Mandalorian streams Fridays on Disney+. The latest episode of The Mandalorian reunites Mando with two of his friends in Cara Dune (Gina Carano) and Greef Karga (Carl[...]

The Mandalorian S02E02 The Passenger Review: Adventures in Eggsitting

The Mandalorian S02E02 The Passenger Review: Adventures in Eggsitting

All Rights Reserved.[/caption]Directed by Ant-Man’s Peyton Reed and written by Jon Favreau, “The Passenger” heavily relies on star Pedro Pascal trying to make sense of what he’s doing with little or no direction A language barrier with his passenger doesn’t help matters along with a hungry The Child to keep at bay from eating her[...]

The Mandalorian S02 The Marshal: A Ghost From Star Wars Lore Emerges

The Mandalorian S02 "The Marshal": A Ghost From Star Wars Lore Emerges

Written and directed by creator Jon Favreau, “The Marshal” is a kind of back to basics episode that reinforces the more subtle nature of the space western even when battling a giant tremor beast.[caption id="attachment_1288751" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Mandalorian season two Image courtesy of Lucasfilm[/caption]Guest stars John Leguizamo and Amy Sedaris didn’t add much perhaps[...]

The Mandalorian Season 2 Preview: Din Djarin Searches for His People

The Mandalorian Season 2 Preview: Din Djarin Searches for His People

https://t.co/aMW0yJoENL — The Mandalorian (@themandalorian) October 20, 2020https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ICuqzhViWAIBehind the camera, Peyton Reed (Ant-Man), Robert Rodriguez (Sin City), cast member Carl Weathers, Rick Famuyiwa (Dope), Bryce Dallas Howard (Dads), and Sam Hargrave (Extraction) will be sharing time with series creator Jon Favreau and executive producer Dave Filoni in The Mandalorian director's chair[...]

Jon Favreaus Gnomes &#038 Goblins Launches Later This Month

Jon Favreau's Gnomes & Goblins Launches Later This Month

Today we learned that Jon Favreau and Jake Rowell's VR title Gnomes & Goblins will finally be launching later this month Its been a long four years since this game was previewed back in 2016, as they introduced us to an all-new epic VR experience that is essentially a fantasy adventure simulation adventure in a[...]

The Mandalorian EPs Talk George Lucas Influence Season 3 Concerns

The Mandalorian EPs Talk George Lucas Influence, Season 3 Concerns

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: Jon Favreau Looks To Keep the Core Fans In Mind

The Mandalorian: Jon Favreau Looks "To Keep the Core Fans In Mind"

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[...]

The Mandalorian Composer Praises Jon Favreaus Season 2 Work

The Mandalorian Composer Praises Jon Favreau's Season 2 Work

The Mandalorian series creator Jon Favreau must have been a saint in a past life, because it sure seems like he's being rewarded for it with how things have gone with the second season of Disney+ live-action Star Wars spinoff series Finding a way to thread the production needle and avoid most of the obstacles that[...]

The Mandalorian Season 2: WWEs Sasha Banks Calls Out Gina Carano

The Mandalorian Season 2: WWE's Sasha Banks "Calls Out" Gina Carano

Series creator Jon Favreau confirmed the series' second-season return for October, and that EP Dave Filoni, Peyton Reed (Ant-Man), Robert Rodriguez (Sin City), cast member Carl Weathers, Rick Famuyiwa (Dope), Bryce Dallas Howard (Dads), and Sam Hargrave (Extraction) would be sharing time with him in the director's chair Add in that Rosario Dawson, Timothy Olyphant,[...]

The Mandalorian Season 2: Jon Favreau Says We Were Lucky

The Mandalorian Season 2: Jon Favreau Says "We Were Lucky"

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[...]

The Mandalorian Forces HFPA to Clarify Golden Globes Nomination Rule

The Mandalorian Forces HFPA to Clarify Golden Globes Nomination Rule

Disney+ and Jon Favreau's The Mandalorian helped put the streaming service on the map when it comes to original content and the viability of live-action Star Wars series, and now its influence has extended out into the awards arena This week, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) clarified a Golden Globes rule that directly impacts[...]

The Mandalorian: Disney+ Docuseries Trailer Takes Us Behind the Scenes

The Mandalorian: Disney+ Docuseries Trailer Takes Us Behind the Scenes

Series creator and showrunner Jon Favreau (The Lion King) is back at the helm when the series blasts back on to the streaming service this fall, with some familiar names returning and others possibly joining Even better, reports are already out that work's begun on the third season, six months before the series' second-season debut[...]