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Legion of Leia Podcast Ep. 51: Michelle Jensen, Nerd Out App, Westworld, Patronus Quiz and More!

On this week’s Legion of Leia Podcast episode 51, my co-hosts Anastasia Washington, Sabina Ibarra and I welcome Michelle Jensen, founder of the Nerd Out App! Want to find out about geeky happenings in your city? This is the app for you! Michelle tells us all about it, and the writing work she’s been doing for some super geeky shows...

Legion of Leia Podcast Ep. 50: Author Cecil Castellucci: ‘Moving Target: A Princess Leia Adventure’ and More!

It’s our 50th episode, which goes live on the 50th anniversary of Star Trek! It’s a coincidence, but it’s certainly a lovely one! This week, my co-hosts Anastasia Washington, Sabina Ibarra and I welcome author Cecil Castellucci to the podcast! Cecil has written some amazing books including Moving Target: A Princess Leia...

Legion of Leia Podcast Ep. 49: Yael Tygiel, Rogue One, Squirrel Girl and More!

Hey Legion! I hope you had a great holiday weekend! On this week’s Legion of Leia Podcast episode 49, my co-hosts Anastasia Washington, Sabina Ibarra and I welcome host and comedian Yael Tygiel! This lady knows her geek (though at least she joined me on the quiet side of the table for one specific topic). She’s also got a podcast...

Legion of Leia Podcast Ep. 48: Jeffrey Henderson, Star Wars, Leslie Jones, Political Correctness and More!

On this week’s Legion of Leia Podcast episode 47, my co-hosts Anastasia Washington, Sabina Ibarraand I welcome actor, storyboard artist, musician, director and writer Jeffrey Henderson. Jeff’s film Star Wars: The Sable Corsair recently won the Lucasfilm fan film audience choice award at Star Wars Celebration in London. For those of...

Legion of Leia Podcast Ep. 47: The Best Movies of the Year So Far

Well, hello Legion! Have you been watching movies this year? On this week’s Legion of Leia Podcast episode 47, my co-hosts Anastasia Washington, Sabina Ibarraand I welcome Legion writer and actor Nicholas Golden! He’s been writing for us for quite a while now and will likely be joining us often on the podcast. We’re very proud...

Legion of Leia Podcast Ep. 46: Camille Falciola, Her Universe Fashion Show Winner, Suicide Squad and More!

Well, hello there, Legion! We’re back! The podcast had to take a hiatus, between my better half heading off to London for Star Wars Celebration (where his short film Star Wars: The Sable Corsair won the audience choice award), San Diego Comic-Con, a trip to Austin for the film Hell or High Water and general life stuff. Now that...

Legion of Leia Podcast Ep. 45: NASA JPL’s Emily Manor-Chapman on the Juno Mission, Pokémon Go & More!

On this week’s Legion of Leia Podcast episode 43, my co-hosts Anastasia Washington, Sabina Ibarra and I welcome NASA/JPL‘s Emily Manor Chapman who worked on the Juno mission to Jupiter! We learn all about what it took to get there, what we’re going to learn and how she got into engineering! You have to check out the Juno...

Legion of Leia Podcast Ep. 44: Alicia Marie, Cosplay, World of Warcraft, Pottermore and More!

On this week’s Legion of Leia Podcast episode 43, my co-hosts Anastasia Washington, Sabina Ibarra and I welcome cosplayer, fitness expert, gamer and author of The Booty Bible, Alicia Marie! I have to say, this is one of my favorite episodes and as I write this, my face is still hurting from laughing so hard. On this week’s show we...

Legion of Leia Podcast Ep. 43: Author, Actress Kimberly De Liz, Game of Thrones Theories, Ilvermorny Houses and More!

On this week’s Legion of Leia Podcast episode 43, my co-hosts Anastasia Washington, Sabina Ibarra and I welcome author and actress Kimberly De Liz. She’s written a new book called A Lullaby of Flies, which deals with her lifelong struggle with an eating disorder and her life in the military. (You can check out a review here!) We talk...

Legion of Leia Podcast: Episode 42 – Rogue One, Game of Thrones, Warcraft and More

Soon You'll be Able to Bring 'Rogue One' Home

We’re back! After a bit of a hiatus, the ladies have returned to chat about the geek world. A couple of notes before we begin. All that time on other projects made our brains a little bananas and we had some technical difficulties. A blip is missing from my first words and our guest wasn’t able to connect. Fear not! We’ll have...