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Looking at Lucasfilm Episode 8: "The Mandalorian" heads to Disney Play. Disneyland preps "Star Wars 101" study guide

by The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

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Dan Zehr & Jim Hill start off this podcast by sharing what they've learned about that live-action series which Jon Favreau has been prepping for Disney's subscription streaming service. Dan & Jim then discuss Bob Iger's decision to extend Kathleen Kennedy's deal to run Lucasfilm through 2021. After that, they share what the Disneyland Resort Line has been revealing about "Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge" to cast members.


* What's striking about Bob Iger's decision to take the blame for fast-tracking too many "Star Wars" films too soon

* Which of the "Star Wars" films will be the primary influence for Black Spire Outpost

* How what Universal Parks & Resorts did with team members working in "The Wizarding World of Harry Potter" influenced how Disney will train cast members that are assigned to work in "Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge"

* What will be significant about the day that Disneyland & WDW Guests finally get to enter "Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge"

* How anime inspired the the visual style of "Star Wars Resistance"

* Which extra feature on the "Solo: A Star Wars Story" Blu-ray is a must-see for Disney theme park fans


released October 10, 2018
Hosts: Jim Hill and Dan Zehr
Editor: Aaron Z. Adams


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Jim Hill is a writer, blogger, and theme park historian, and he'll be the first to tell you all of the back-room deals and corporate gossip that happens inside the Walt Disney Company.

Len Testa co-authors the Unofficial Guide series of travel books, focusing on theme parks.
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