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On this week’s 13th episode of the Legion of Leia Podcast, my co-hosts Anastasia Washington and Sabina Ibarra and I welcome guest Jeffrey Henderson, storyboard artist (Spider-Man 3, Oz the Great and Powerful, After Earth), musician, actor, standup and voiceover artist. And yes, this is the Jeff that I talk about all the time on the podcast! This week we talk about all sorts of geek topics … but the real moment of awesomeness is Jeff singing “Interstate Love Song” as Elvis. You can also count the number of vocal impressions he does in the hour as a drinking game. He once had a “Chewbacca-Off” with Jamie Alexander (Blindspot, Thor). I was there. It was glorious. (You can check it out here.)

Among our topics this week were Jennifer Lawrence‘s comments on sexism in Hollywood and speaking out instead of “being nice,” something most women have had to deal with in work situations. We take on J.J.Abrams and his promise not to Disney-fy Star Wars: The Force Awakens. We talk about the new Journey to The Force Awakens books and how they’ve actually done equal gender representation in the stories, and the amazing new opportunity for female writers from friend of the Legion Ashley Eckstein (Star Wars: The Clone Wars) and Her Universe.

There is so much more … make sure to follow Jeffrey @PlanetHenderson on Twitter and check out his amazing artwork and music on his website PlanetHenderson.com! Jeffrey will be appearing at Stan Lee’s Comikaze Expo this Halloween weekend in Los Angeles, selling artwork and shirts at his table and appearing on a number of panels. Go say hello and stop by the Legion of Leia table while you’re at it! Listen to the podcast at the bottom of the page!

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The Joker by Jeffrey Henderson

The Joker by Jeffrey Henderson

Crossbones storyboard by Jeffrey Henderson

Crossbones storyboard by Jeffrey Henderson

Venom from the Spider-Man 4 storyboards by Jeffrey Henderson

Venom from the Spider-Man 4 storyboards by Jeffrey Henderson

The Dark Holidays album cover "Good Morning California!" by Jeffrey Henderson

The Dark Holidays album cover “Good Morning California!” by Jeffrey Henderson

Jeffrey Henderson and the infamous Peanut of Legend

Jeffrey Henderson and the infamous Peanut of Legend

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Jenna Busch

Jenna Busch is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of Legion of Leia and has hosted and written for sites like Nerdist, ComingSoon.net, Metro, Birth. Movies. Death., IGN, AOL, Huffington Post and more. She co-hosted Cocktails With Stan with the legendary Stan Lee and has appeared on Attack of the Show, Fresh Ink, Tabletop with Wil Wheaton, in the documentary She Makes Comics, on NPR and Al Jazeera America, and has covered film/TV/gaming/comics for years. She's currently a co-host on Most Craved. She's been published in the comics anthology Womanthology, is a chapter author for Star Wars Psychology: Dark Side of the Mind, Game of Thrones Psychology and Star Trek Psychology and more, and owns a terrifying amount of swords and 20-sided dice. There are also those My Little Pony trailer voice overs that give one nightmares.

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