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Legion of Leia Podcast Ep. 30: Carrie Goldman, Annie Rose, #WheresRey and Anti-Bullying

On this week’s 30th episode of the Legion of Leia podcast, author and activist Carrie Goldman and her daughter, eight-year-old Annie Rose (who wrote the very famous letter to Hasbro asking why Rey wasn’t part of Star Wars Monopoly) join myself and my co-hosts Anastasia Washington and Sabina Ibarra. Carrie is the author of Bullied:...

Legion of Leia Podcast Ep. 29: Jimmy O, Deadpool, Episode VIII Casting, Daredevil and More!

On this week’s 29th episode of the Legion of Leia podcast, Jimmy O, writer and host for JoBlo and Arrow in the Head, joins myself and my co-hosts Anastasia Washington and Sabina Ibarra. Jimmy has an amazing horror film that he’s Kickstarting called The Harvesters and it ends in a few hours! Take a listen to what it’s about at...

Star Wars Rebels Princess Leia Figure Revealed – Does This Mean More Female Character Merchandise is Coming?

& Star Wars fans have made their voices heard when it comes to wanting more female Star Wars character merchandise. First, there was a hashtag #WheresRey that went viral, (which was started by Legion of Leia‘s very own Jenna Busch) about the lack of Rey merchandise in the The Force Awakens toyline. Then there was the obvious absence...

#WheresRey? She’s Here! Brand New Star Wars Toys Feature the Lead Character

Well, it’s about time! When I started the #WheresRey campaign months ago after seeing the Hasbro/Target set featuring zero female characters, I never thought it would explode the way it did. However, leaving her out of the Star Wars Monopoly set was so egregious that even director J.J. Abrams was upset by it. Especially after that lame...

Legion of Leia Podcast Ep. 23: #WheresRey, Star Wars and Witney Seibold

On this week’s 23rd episode of the Legion of Leia podcast, writer and LoL movie reviewer Witney Seibold joins myself and my co-hosts Anastasia Washington and Sabina Ibarra. Witney co-hosts the B Movies Podcast along  with my Most Craved co-host William Bibbiani. This week we take on the #WheresRey controversy. As you may know, it was...