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Female Directors Don’t Have Enough Experience to Handle a Star Wars Movie

It’s 2016, about to be 2017. We live in a new world of opportunities opening up to a wider variety of creative people ready to tackle the beast. Unless you’re a woman, according to LucasFilm chief Kathleen Kennedy. Wait…say what? In a recent interview with Variety, Kennedy claims that it’s not easy finding female...

Legion of Leia Podcast Ep. 19 : Erika Ishii, Jessica Jones, Star Wars and your Holiday Geek List!

Hey Legion! Welcome to the Legion of Leia Podcast episode 19! I wasn’t here for this one since I was out of the country, but my co-hosts Anastasia Washington, Sabina Ibarra were joined by guest Erika Ishii, video game maven, Geek 360 games correspondent, Geek & Sundry Twitch host and geek expert. This week the ladies take on the...

Black Panther May Have It’s Writer

The Wrap is reporting that Marvel is nearing a deal for Black Panther to be scripted by Joe Robert Cole. Cole made his feature film debut four years ago, writing and directing the Drama/Thriller Amber Lake. Black Panther will be the first superhero of color in the MCU to get a lone feature all to himself. The character is set to make his debut in...