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Legion of Leia Podcast S2, Ep 1: Flip the Script’s Ally Iseman and Meredith Riley Stewart

Legion of Leia Podcast S2, Ep 1: Flip the Script's Ally Iseman and Meredith Riley Stewart

Legion of Leia Podcast S2, Ep 1: Flip the Script’s Ally Iseman and Meredith Riley Stewart Hey everyone! The Legion of Leia podcast is back! We’ve been gone all through the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements, and oh boy, do we have things to say. This week my co-host Anastasia Washington and I welcome Ally Iseman and Meredith Riley Stewart...

Legion of Leia Podcast Ep. 57: The Bye Bye Man Director Stacy Title!

On this week’s Legion of Leia Podcast episode 57, my co-hosts Anastasia Washington, Sabina Ibarra and I welcome The Bye Bye Man director Stacy Title. In the film, a group of students discover something that threatens their minds. The tagline, “Don’t think it, don’t say it,” refers to the fact that The Bye Bye...

What Geena Davis Had To Say About Gender Equality At Arclight’s ‘Women In Entertainment’ Summit

The first ever Arclight Presents Women in Entertainment Summit was hosted in Hollywood in conjunction with non profit organization Women in Film and the Geena Davis Insitute on Gender in Media. Seeking to delve right into solution for the representation disparity between men and women in the film industry. The full day summit brought together...

Lucasfilm Says there WILL be a Female “Star Wars” Director…Eventually

In an interview with Fortune, Lucasfilm‘s president Kathleen Kennedy said she was, “confident we will eventually hire a woman who directs a Stars Wars movie.”  This was said in conjunction with her statement that the majority of the people in the current Story Group, the division of Lucasfilm that determines all the things canon...