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‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ Breakdown: The Details and History That Enrich “Dangerous Debt”

The penultimate episode of the penultimate arc of Star Wars: The Clone Wars seemed like a small story, documenting the struggle of the Martez sisters and Ahsoka Tano to escape the Pyke Syndicate, but it opened up into a whole new world of Star Wars. It added context to stories we’d thought had been completed, added characters from Star Wars Rebels into the mix, and ties directly into the struggles of Mandalore. Let’s dive deeper into “Dangerous Debt”. The Hunt For Ziro Trapp...
Tags: Television, Movies, Disney, Features, Jon Favreau, Luke, Rafa, Jedi, Hutt, Obi Wan Kenobi, Coruscant, Kenobi, Padmé Amidala, Star-Wars, Martez, Ahsoka Tano


‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ Embeds Soul-Searching Within Big Action During “Dangerous Debt”

Ahsoka Tano is in a tight spot in “Dangerous Debt”, the latest episode of Star Wars: The Clone Wars . Ahsoka (Ashley Eckstein), Trace ( Brigitte Kali ), and Rafa (Elizabeth Rodriguez) are imprisoned by the Pyke Syndicate on Oba Diah after their disastrous attempt at deception . Directed by Saul Ruiz & Bosco Ng and penned by Dave Filoni & Charles Murray, “Dangerous Debt” is snappy with the fisticuffs and fleeing despite the rocky transition from its opening introspection to the es...
Tags: Television, Movies, Disney, Features, Rafa, Jedi, Coruscant, Maul, Star-Wars, Martez, Ahsoka Tano, Ahsoka, Star-Wars:-The-Clone-Wars, TV Reviews, Sabine Wren, Ziro


Clone Wars Teaches Ahsoka the True Gulf Between the Jedi and the People They're Meant to Protect

One of the overarching complaints that the Star Wars prequels always put into question was how the average citizen of the galaxy could so quickly believe that the Jedi could turn on the Republic. This week’s Clone Wars episode shows us just how easy it was for people to do so, and how Ahsoka might be coming around to…Read more...
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‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ Breakdown: The Details and History That Enrich “Deal No Deal”

Last week’s episode of Star Wars:  The Clone Wars gave us the distinct impression that Ahsoka would be taking a turn into a life of crime. This week’s episode, “Deal No Deal,” delivers. When Rafa Martez gets a job that she promises is a simple run, it turns out to be anything but simple. Soon, Ahsoka and the Martez sisters are wrapped up in a spice smuggling operation that goes south faster than an Anakin Skywalker plan. Anakin’s Sixth Sense When Trace Martez takes her ship, The Silv...
Tags: Movies, Features, Indiana Jones, Jones, Black Sun, Lando, Anakin Skywalker, Rafa, Skywalker, Jedi, Anakin, Coruscant, Kessel, Star-Wars, Jedi Master Quinlan Vos, Krim


‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ Explores the Dark Corners of the Galaxy With Deal No Deal”

The latest episode of  Star Wars: The Clone Wars  continues the adjustment of former Skywalker padawan Ahsoka Tano (Ashley Eckstein) to her new station without the Jedi’s guide.  She  is temporarily residing in the underground of Coruscant, sheltered by the not-so-bright aspiring pilot Trace ( Brigitte Kali ) in a garage. After some hired pilots fail to show up, the shady Rafa (Elizabeth Rodriguez) enlists Trace, her little sister, who is miserable to learn she wasn’t the first choice,...
Tags: Television, Movies, Sci-fi, Disney, Features, Republic, Trace, Lee, Rafa, Jedi, Tom Kane, Coruscant, Kessel, Star-Wars, Charles Murray, Dave Filoni


Ahsoka Tano Voice Actress Ashley Eckstein Takes the High Road After Not Being Cast in ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2

Last week, we dropped a huge exclusive scoop about Rosario Dawson bringing The Clone Wars and Star Wars Rebels animated character Ahsoka Tano to life in live-action form in the second season of the Star Wars series The Mandalorian on Disney+. Needless to say, the reaction from fans was mostly one of pure excitement that this character was being brought in to the live-action Star Wars universe. However, not everyone was thrilled about the news. Ashley Eckstein is the voice actress who has played...
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Clone Wars’ Ashley Eckstein Talks Rosario Dawson’s Ahsoka

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The Clone Wars’ Ashley Eckstein Shares Thoughts On Rosario Dawson’s Ahsoka When Rosario Dawson was announced to star as Ahsoka Tano in The Mandalorian Season 2, fans were excited for the chance to see one of the most beloved Clone Wars characters in a live action series. And there were plenty left wondering what Ashley Eckstein had to say, considering the actress was the one who truly brought the character to life in Clone Wars, Rebels and briefly in The Rise of Skywalke...
Tags: Star Wars, TV, Movies, Instagram, TV News, Ilm, New Republic, Eckstein, Carl Weathers, Dawson, Giancarlo Esposito, Jango, Rosario Dawson, Ashley Eckstein, Dave Filoni, Ahsoka Tano


Daily Podcast: Rosario Dawson is Ahsoka in The Mandalorian

On the March 20, 2020 Emergency Episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by Star Wars expert Bryan Young of the Full of Sith Podcast to discuss the breaking Star Wars scoop, Rosario Dawson has been cast as Ahsoka Tano in The Mandalorian season 2. Opening Banter :  In The News: Star Wars Exclusive: ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2 Casts Rosario Dawson as Ahsoka Tano  Who is Ahsoka How might she fit into Mandalorian Force user She knew yoda The ...
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Star Wars Exclusive: ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2 Casts Rosario Dawson as Ahsoka Tano

We have exclusively learned that Rosario Dawson will appear in The Mandalorian season 2 and are excited to report that she will be playing a fan-favorite character previously only seen in the Star Wars animated productions. Dawson will be playing a live-action version of Ahsoka Tano, Anakin Skywalker’s Jedi padawan apprentice who appeared in Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars: Rebels. This would be the character’s first appearance in live-action. Ahsoka Mandalorian Season 2 Casting D...
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Rosario Dawson Joins The Mandalorian Season 2 as Ahsoka Tano!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Rosario Dawson joins The Mandalorian season 2 as Ahsoka Tano! Slash Film has brought word that the second season of Disney+’s acclaimed Star Wars spinoff The Mandalorian is making a huge creative decision to cast Rosario Dawson (Zombieland: Double Tap) to star as a live-action version of fan-favorite Rebels and Clone Wars character Ahsoka Tano! Tano made her first appearance in Star Wars lore in the 2008 Clone Wars film that led into the hit TV series, which was revived ...
Tags: Star Wars, TV, Movies, Disney, TV News, Jon Favreau, Ilm, Nick Nolte, Anakin Skywalker, New Republic, Carl Weathers, Dawson, Giancarlo Esposito, Jango, Rosario Dawson, ComingSoon


‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ Brings Back Ahsoka Tano in “Gone With a Trace”

Star Wars: The Clone Wars has a fan favorite returning in one of its most promising story arcs. Since Clone Wars release in 2008, Ahsoka Tano (Ashley Eckstein) overcame some chilly reception and made a meaningful debut as the first onscreen female Jedi of prominence—meaning that she isn’t a background female Jedi and has centrality in the story. Overall, the risk to give Anakin Skywalker a young apprentice who discovers her autonomy ended up enriching the Star Wars universe in a major wa...
Tags: Television, Movies, Disney, Features, Animation, George Lucas, Anakin Skywalker, Rafa, Jedi, Rodriguez, Kali, Bobby Moynihan, Coruscant, Genndy Tartakovsky, Star-Wars, Charles Murray


‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ Breakdown: The Details and History That Enrich “Gone With a Trace”

Today, audiences were treated to the first installment of a brand new arc of Star Wars: The Clone Wars starring fan-favorite Ahsoka Tano. “Gone With a Trace” is the first time we’ve seen Ahsoka coping with life outside the Jedi order in the brief period of time she spent after leaving the Jedi temple and the destruction of the Jedi with Order 66. This new episode  shows us just how Ahsoka tries to exist in the bowels of Coruscant while trying to keep her past hidden. Let’s dive deeper. ...
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Ahsoka's Return to the Clone Wars Brings Together Those the Jedi Left Behind

It feels so long since we watched Ahsoka Tano as she walked down the steps of the Jedi Temple one last time. It wasn’t the last time, of course. We have seen her grow, become a rebel, confront her fallen master, and become so much more than a mere Jedi in the years since. But now we’re revisiting that moment with a…Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Science, Disney, Animation, Streaming, Lucasfilm, TV Recap, Star Wars The Clone Wars, Ahsoka Tano, Ahsoka, Disney Plus, Clone Wars Recap


‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ Brings Ahsoka Tano Back This Week

Star Wars fans haven’t seen much of the fan-favorite character Ahsoka Tano lately, but that’s about to change this week because she’s coming back to Star Wars: The Clone Wars in a big way. After leaving the Jedi Order behind, Ahsoka Tano returns in this week’s episode, which is all about her exploits in the underworld of Coruscant. Check out a new TV spot below. Ahsoka Tano Returns This Friday Technically, we last heard from Ahsoka in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, when Rey heard her ...
Tags: Movies, Sci-fi, Disney, Animation, Anakin Skywalker, Rey, Rafa, Skywalker, Coruscant, Star-Wars, Action/Adventure, TV Trailer, Martez, Dave Filoni, Ahsoka Tano, Ahsoka


Star Wars: The Clone Wars TV Spot: Ahsoka Tano Returns!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Star Wars: The Clone Wars TV spot: Ahsoka Tano returns! Disney+ has debuted a new TV spot for the seventh and final season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars which features the return of iconic padawan turned Rebel Alliance spymaster Ahsoka Tano (Ashley Eckstein). The action-packed teaser can be viewed in the player below! RELATED: Star Wars: The Clone Wars Clip: The Cavalry Has Arrived From Dave Filoni, director and executive producer of The Mandalorian, the final season of...
Tags: Video, TV, Movies, Disney, TV News, Rex, George Lucas, Rebel Alliance, Padmé Amidala, Matt Lanter, ComingSoon, Dave Filoni, James Arnold Taylor, Katee Sackhoff, Ahsoka Tano, Ahsoka


‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ Breakdown: The Details and History That Enrich “Unfinished Business”

“Unfinished Business” is the final episode of the “Bad Batch” arc of Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ final season. Airing today on Disney+, this episode takes the fight directly to the evil Admiral Trench, a spider-like Harch with bionic components thanks to Anakin Skywalker defeating him early on in the war. In the episode, the Bad Batch are joined by Echo and Rex as well as the Jedi Anakin Skywalker, Obi-Wan Kenobi, and Mace Windu, as they infiltrate Trench’s ship and work to destroy it from ...
Tags: Television, Movies, Disney, Features, Rex, Anakin Skywalker, Palpatine, Imperial, Jedi, Vader, Anakin, Mace Windu, Windu, Amidala, Star-Wars, Gillete


Asajj Ventress is the Most Underrated Villain in All of ‘Star Wars’

They say a hero is only as good as their villain, and Star Wars has plenty of great villains. From the pure relentless force of horror that is Darth Vader, to Darth Sidious’ ability to manipulate even the most powerful beings in the galaxy, to Darth Maul’s flair and viciousness, the franchise has no shortage of impressive baddies. That being said, some of them didn’t get the respect they deserve, whether it was their live-action portrayal being a shadow of their animated self (General Grievo...
Tags: Star-Wars, Movies, Features, Darth Vader, Lucasfilm, Anakin Skywalker, Boba Fett, Darth Maul, Jedi, Yavin, Anakin, Vos, Obi Wan, Jedi Council, Genndy Tartakovsky, Maul


Star Wars' Dee Bradley Baker Tells Us What He Loves About Ahsoka, Rex, and Clone Wars' Enduring Legacy

The Clone Wars is back, which can only mean a few things: One, some of our favorite Star Wars characters in the galaxy have returned. Two? It’s all about to end rather tragically for most of them. But Rex and Ahsoka will come out of the Clone War...mostly unscathed, and for the voice behind the former, their…Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Science, Interview, Disney, Streaming, Rex, Exclusive, Lucasfilm, Dee Bradley Baker, Star Wars The Clone Wars, Ahsoka, Disney Plus, Ahsoka Rex


The Final Season of ‘The Clone Wars’ Will Cross Over Into ‘Revenge of The Sith’

It seemed like The Clone Wars has been raging on for a long time. The Star Wars animated series that covers the three years between the prequel films Episode II: Attack of the Clones and Episode III: Revenge of the Sith has been on and off the air for more than a decade. It was only a matter of time before the series, which debuted on Cartoon Network in 2008 and has started airing its final season on Disney+ this year, would reach the events of Revenge of the Sith. And supervising director Dave...
Tags: Television, Movies, Sci-fi, Disney, Mace, Rex, Lucasfilm, Cartoon Network, Clone Wars, Anakin Skywalker, Mace Windu, Dave Filoni, Ahsoka, Filoni, Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith, Jedi Mace Windu


Ahsoka Tano’s Voice Cameo in ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ Doesn’t Mean She’s Dead, According to Dave Filoni

Ahsoka Tano is one of the most popular new characters to emerge from the Star Wars animated universe — with one of the coolest character designs. So why hasn’t she made it to the big screen? Well, she sort-of has with a sight unseen cameo in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, but in a way that devastated fans of the character. However, Dave Filoni, Ahsoka’s creator and the mastermind behind the acclaimed Star Wars animated series like The Clone Wars and Star Wars Rebels, suggests that Ahsoka’s a...
Tags: Television, Movies, Sci-fi, Disney, Animation, Lucasfilm, Anakin Skywalker, Rey, Luke, Palpatine, Skywalker, Ashley Eckstein, Dave Filoni, Ahsoka Tano, Ahsoka, Filoni


Star Wars: The Clone Wars Clip: The Cavalry Has Arrived

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Star Wars: The Clone Wars clip: The cavalry has arrived A few days ahead of the highly-anticipated premiere of the seventh and final season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Disney+ and Lucasfilm have debuted a new clip showing the cavalry has arrived in the form of Clone Force 99, also known as The Bad Batch. The clip can be viewed in the player below! RELATED: Star Wars: The Clone Wars Trailer: Meet Clone Force 99, AKA The Bad Batch From Dave Filoni, director and executive...
Tags: Video, TV, Movies, Disney, TV News, Rex, Lucasfilm, George Lucas, Padmé Amidala, Matt Lanter, ComingSoon, Dave Filoni, James Arnold Taylor, Katee Sackhoff, Ahsoka, Sam Witwer


Star Wars: The Clone Wars Trailer: Meet Clone Force 99, AKA The Bad Batch

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Star Wars: The Clone Wars trailer: Meet Clone Force 99, AKA The Bad Batch Disney+ and Lucasfilm have debuted a new trailer for the seventh and final season of the acclaimed Star Wars: The Clone Wars introducing audiences to Clone Force 99, also known as The Bad Batch. The teaser can be viewed in the player below! RELATED: Star Wars: The Clone Wars Trailer Gives First Look at Final Season  From Dave Filoni, director and executive producer of The Mandalorian, the final s...
Tags: TV, Movies, Trailer, TV News, Rex, Lucasfilm, George Lucas, Padmé Amidala, Matt Lanter, Dave Filoni, James Arnold Taylor, Katee Sackhoff, TV Premiere, Ahsoka, Sam Witwer, SWNN


Star Wars: The Clone Wars Trailer Gives First Look at Final Season 

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Star Wars: The Clone Wars trailer reveals first look at the final season After more than four years since the sixth season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars had aired its last episode in 2014, Disney+ has finally released the official trailer for the highly-anticipated seventh and final season of George Lucas’ beloved and critically-acclaimed Star Wars animated series which is scheduled to premiere on Friday, February 21. Featuring our first preview at the new Clone Wars epis...
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‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ Season 7 Trailer: The Animated Series Continues in February on Disney+

Ever since it was announced that new episodes of Star Wars: The Clone Wars were on the way, fans have been chomping at the bit to return to the prequel-era animated series. We got a taste of what’s to come at Star Wars Celebration last spring, and next month the episodes will finally arrive. Today, Disney+ released a new Star Wars: The Clone Wars season 7 trailer and announced the official launch date for the series, which is a few days later than previously thought. Find out when the first new...
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Final season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars gets epic trailer for Disney+ premiere

It's Ahsoka vs. Darth Maul in the latest trailer for season 7 of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, coming to Disney+.
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Star Wars Bits: Dominic Monaghan on His Role in ‘The Rise of Skywalker’, A Preview of Marvel’s Darth Vader #1, the Return of Jar Jar Binks and The Clone Wars, and More!

In this edition of Star Wars Bits: Dominic Monaghan on his role in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker A preview of Marvel’s Star Wars: Darth Vader #1 Jar Jar Binks to Return in Obi-Wan Kenobi Disney+ Series Star Wars Visual Comparisons Guides And more! Dominic Monaghan on His Role in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter , Dominic Monaghan says “there was so much stuff!” that didn’t make the final cut of Star Wars: The Rise of S...
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Disney+ Announces Star Wars: The Clone Wars Premiere Date

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Disney+ announces premiere date for Star Wars: The Clone Wars final season Fans of the acclaimed animated extension of the long-running franchise, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, have been waiting on the edge of their seat for its return after Dave Filoni announced at 2018 Comic-Con it was coming back for a seventh and final season and now Disney+ has revealed it will premiere on February 17! (via Star Wars News Net) RELATED: Comic-Con: Star Wars: The Clone Wars Returning Wi...
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J.J. Abrams Teases a Fan Favorite Character Cameo in ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker has the difficult task of not only wrapping up this new trilogy of Star Wars movies, but the entire Skywalker saga that began back in 1977. Because of that, the movie will be reaching into every facet of Star Wars for an epic finale that we’ve seen teased in the trailers and TV spots. We already know that a bunch of ships from the history of the saga will gather for what will undoubtedly be the biggest space battle of the entire franchise, but it sounds like we ...
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The 10 Most Essential Episodes of ‘Star Wars Rebels’

Now that Disney+ is available, the entire series of Star Wars Rebels  is streaming there. When it premiered in 2014 on the Disney Channel, Rebels offered brand new Star Wars stories during a slightly fraught period: Disney had acquired the galaxy far, far away and The Clone Wars series was cancelled (a cancelation that lasted six years before its final season was announced for February 2020). Set five years before the Original Trilogy, Rebels focuses on a family of ragtag rebe...
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The Star Wars News Roundup for April 19, 2019

Star Wars news for the week of April 19, 2019 The purpose of this roundup is to put all the Star Wars‚ news from the week of April 19, 2019 in one location. If you read this each week, you should be able to converse fluently with any Star Wars‚ fan on everything from the latest Star Wars developments to the latest toys. And maybe you’ll even share with them something that they might have missed. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; ...
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