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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 High Republic’ Reveals New Jedi Knights and Masters, Each with Distinct Personalities

It’s been roughly 37 years since 2020 started, so you might have forgotten about Lucasfilm’s announcement of a forthcoming publishing initiative called Star Wars: The High Republic, previously known by the codename Project Luminous. The new endeavor will tell a series of interconnected stories told across multiple publishers in the form of novels, comics, young adult books, and more, all set 200 years before the Skywalker saga began. It’s a time when the Jedi Order were noble and respected, ser...
Tags: Books, Movies, Sci-fi, Sequels, Republic, Lucasfilm, Yoda, Concept Art, New Republic, Arthur, Skywalker, Jedi, Kriss, Mace Windu, Jedi Temple, Jedi Knight


‘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...
Tags: Star Wars, Science, Disney, Streaming, Lucasfilm, TV Recap, Star Wars The Clone Wars, Ahsoka Tano, Ahsoka, Disney Plus, Clone Wars Recap, Republic This


The Morning Watch: How to Make Harley Quinn’s Egg Sandwich, Homemade ‘Back to the Future’ Ride & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, find out how to make Harley Quinn‘s beloved egg sandwich from the man who made it in Birds of Prey. Plus, watch as a fan recreates the Back to the Future theme park ride from Universal Studios at home., and ...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Harley Quinn, Birds Of Prey, Margot Robbie, Universal Studios, Sal, Ashley Eckstein, Star-Wars, Video Of The Day, Back-to-the-Future, Ahsoka Tano, Star-Wars:-The-Clone-Wars, Back to the Future: The Ride, The Morning Watch, Bruno Oliver


Cool Stuff: ‘The Mandalorian’ Prints from Dave Perillo and Christian Waggoner Have Baby Yoda and Many Mandos

It’s a shame we won’t have any new episodes of The Mandalorian to watch until later this year, especially since the series will bring Ahsoka Tano into the live-action Star Wars universe in the second season. But while we wait for the return of the series on Disney+, artists Dave Perillo and Christian Waggoner have unveiled new The Mandalorian posters going on sale today. Dave Perillo has come through with two prints for the second and third episodes from the first season, “The Child” and “The S...
Tags: Art, Television, Movies, Sci-fi, Disney, Sequels, Lucasfilm, Cool Stuff, Dune, Mando, Disney/Pixar, Dave Perillo, Bottleneck Gallery, Ahsoka Tano, The Mandalorian, Mando Pedro Pascal


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...
Tags: Television, Movies, Instagram, Sci-fi, Disney, Sequels, Lucasfilm, Eckstein, Rosario-Dawson, Ashley Eckstein, Star-Wars, Disney/Pixar, Ahsoka Tano, Ahsoka, Star-Wars:-The-Clone-Wars, The Mandalorian


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


The Terminator’s Michael Biehn Joins The Mandalorian Season 2

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The Mandalorian Season 2 adds The Terminator’s Michael Biehn A few days after the addition of Rosario Dawson in the key role of Ahsoka Tano for The Mandalorian‘s second season, the Disney+ Star Wars spin-off series has expanded its roster with the addition of The Terminator and Aliens star Michael Biehn in an undisclosed role, according to The Wrap. With Biehn’s role currently unknown, it could mark a reunion between the 63-year-old star and writer/director Robert Rodrig...
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‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2 Adds Michael Biehn as Another Bounty Hunter

Michael Biehn is ready to suit-up for The Mandalorian season 2. The Aliens actor has joined the cast of the Disney+ series, playing a bounty hunter character from the Mandalorian’s past. Biehn is the latest new cast member to the show, joining the recently announced Rosario Dawson, who is playing fan-favorite character Ahsoka Tano. Filming on the second season recently wrapped production. Michael Biehn, famous for roles in action movie classics like The Terminator, Aliens, The Abyss, The Roc...
Tags: Television, Movies, Casting, Disney, Gina Carano, Carl Weathers, Giancarlo Esposito, Pedro Pascal, Bill Burr, Rosario Dawson, Ahsoka Tano, Michael-Biehn, Biehn, The Mandalorian, Moff Gideon, Baby Yoda


Disney+ Officially Launches in Europe; Will Go Live in France on April 7

Disney+ Officially Launches in Europe; Will Go Live in France on April 7 According to Deadline, Disney+ has officially launched in the UK, Ireland, Germany, Italy, Spain, Austria, and Switzerland. The streaming platform will launch in France on April 7. Disney+ can be accessed through a range of platforms, including iOS, Android, Amazon, gaming consoles such as Xbox One and via smart TVs including LG and Samsung. In the UK, Sky users can access the Disney+ app through Sky Q. RELATED: Disney+ ...
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Ashley Eckstein Talks Completing Story Arcs and the Unrelenting Goodness of Ahsoka Tano

The final season of The Clone Wars is giving something fans of Star Wars’ animated sector aren’t fully used to having: closure. And with it comes, blessedly, more Ahsoka Tano. Read more...
Tags: Science, Rosario Dawson, Ashley Eckstein, Dave Filoni, Star Wars The Clone Wars, Ahsoka Tano, Ahsoka Tano Read, The Mandalorian


‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2 Has Robert Rodriguez Directing At Least One Episode

Not too long ago, there was an unsubstantiated rumor going around that Logan director James Mangold and Alita: Battle Angel director Robert Rodriguez would be directing episodes in the second season of the live-action Star Wars series The Mandalorian. However, since James Mangold flat out debunked the story and Robert Rodriguez never said a thing, it didn’t sound like any of it was true. But today, we have word that half of that story was accurate after all: Robert Rodriguez will be directing a...
Tags: Television, Movies, Sci-fi, Sequels, Jon-Favreau, Lucasfilm, Robert-Rodriguez, Sin City, Logan, Jedi, Rodriguez, Carl Weathers, Rosario Dawson, Star-Wars, Disney/Pixar, James Mangold


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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The Mandalorian season 2: Rosario Dawson reportedly cast as Ahsoka Tano

Will it be the return of one of Star Wars fandom's favorite, underappreciated Jedi?
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Rosario Dawson to Play Ahsoka Tano in ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2

Rosario Dawson has joined season 2 of “The Mandalorian” in a role which will have “Clone Wars” fans brimming with excitement. The “Briarpatch” star has been cast in the guest starring role of Ahsoka Tano, Variety has confirmed. Tano is Anakin Skywalker’s apprentice and one of the central characters in the popular animated “Star Wars” series. […]
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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


The Mandalorian Has Picked Rosario Dawson to Play Ahsoka Tano

A potentially huge piece of Star Wars news is out there to end this terrible week which almost feels too good to be true. However, turns out it probably is.Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Science, Disney, Streaming, Lucasfilm, Rosario Dawson, Ashley Eckstein, Ahsoka Tano, The Mandalorian, Disney Plus


‘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...
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‘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...
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Clone Wars' Next Arc Sends Ahsoka Tano Into the Star Wars Underworld

The first arc of Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ final season focused on a story of clones and perpetual conflict. But now, the series is getting to perhaps something we’ve all been waiting for: catching up with a certain former Togruta Jedi.Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Science, Disney, Animation, Streaming, Lucasfilm, Clone Wars, Star Wars The Clone Wars, Ahsoka Tano, Disney Plus


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...
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How Star Wars: The Clone Wars' Long Hiatus, and The Mandalorian, Made It Even Better

There’s no way producer Dave Filoni ever thought Star Wars: The Clone Wars would be back. If he thought for a second that might happen, he certainly wouldn’t have spent the last six years telling fans what he had planned to do. He also probably wouldn’t have resurrected several of the show’s major characters in…Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Science, Interview, Disney, Animation, Streaming, Lucasfilm, Dave Filoni, Star Wars The Clone Wars, Ahsoka Tano, Disney Plus


Daily Podcast: Is The Batman Inspired By The Long Halloween? What Does Clone Wars Mean For the Star Wars Saga? Gaslit, Borderlands, and Planet of the Apes

On the February 21, 2020 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film senior writer Ben Pearson and writer Hoai-Tran Bui to discuss the latest film and tv news, including The Batman, Gaslit, Clone Wars, Borderlands, and Planet of the Apes . In The News : HT: ‘The Batman’ May Draw Inspiration From ‘Batman: Year One’ and ‘The Long Halloween’, Could Introduce the Flying Graysons [Updated] Ben: ‘Gaslit’ Will Reunite Julia Roberts and ...
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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...
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Here's What Dave Filoni Had to Say About Ahsoka Tano's Voice in The Rise of Skywalker

Just because Rey heard Ahsoka Tano’s voice mixed in with a bunch of dead Jedi in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, it doesn’t necessarily mean she’s dead. That’s the implication the character’s co-creator Dave Filoni gave io9 when we spoke to him this week.Read more...
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