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191: Gina Rock, Disneyland’s Flying Tinker Bell

Ever wonder what it’s like to soar over Sleeping Beauty Castle while fireworks boom all around you? To be the symbol of Disneyland’s magic gliding across the sky? Gina Rock IS Tinker Bell. Specifically the longest flying Tinker Bell in Disneyland history, from 1983-2005. We are delighted to welcome her as our guest, and her […]

190: Skywalking Through Rancho Obi-Wan Gala 2017

The annual Rancho Obi-Wan Gala in Petaluma, CA is a wonderful chance to wine, dine and see some amazing Star Wars collectibles. It’s also a great place to meet like-minded Skywalkers! This episode includes a huge roundtable discussion on the ROWGala that we recorded at Imagination Park in San Anselmo (donated by George Lucas in […]

189: Trick-or-Treating with Ben Cooper

Happy Halloween, Skywalkers!! What better way to celebrate than talking with two people from the Ben Cooper Co. who brought you years of joy as kids?? This episode features our amazing discussion with Ira Cooper, the nephew of Ben Cooper; and Frank Romano, costume artist for the Ben Cooper Co. for over 30 years. If […]

Talking Apes TV Special: Dean Preston – Simian Scrolls

Hey Hey Ape fans! Talking Apes TV is back with our new ‘SPECIALS’ episodes! Even though we covered both Planet Of The Apes TV series we thought we would now branch out and get to know the people involved in the films, TV shows and from the fan communities. We have lots of guests already […]

188: Rebels Screening at Lucasfilm and…SOLO!

What better way to watch the first three episodes of Season 4’s Star Wars Rebels than at Lucasfilm?? Skywalkers Donald Wicks (Base Commander, Rebel Legion – Endor Base) and Joey Pittman (Disney Universe Podcast) did just that, and tell us all about the experience. We also recap Episodes 1 & 2 – the Heroes of […]

Classic Marvel STAR WARS Comics #15 with Randy Martinez

Listen Now: Show Synopsis: Classic Marvel Star Wars Comics is back from our Summer Hiatus! In this episode Richard, Sarah and Star Wars artist, Randy Martinez cover issue #15 – Star Duel! – where there are no pants in space. Title: “STAR DUEL” Release Date: May 23, 1978 Writer: Archie Goodwin Artwork: Carmine Infantino, Terry […]

Skywalking Through Neverland #187: Forces of Jennifer Muro and Trailer Talk

Forces of Destiny writer Jennifer Muro joins us to discuss the new half hour Disney XD Special, and tease us with bits about the next one coming on October 29th. We also talk about the amazing Forces of Destiny adventure dolls, and how we would have played with them when we were kids. It’s a […]

186: GeekGirlCon and Clone Wars Micro Series wrap-up

Sarah flew up to Seattle, WA to attend GeekGirlCon this past weekend with her Fangirls Going Rogue friends Tricia Barr and Teresa Delgado. She recaps her trip, the panels and the film shoot with the Star Wars documentary, Looking For Leia. What can Cons and Star Wars Celebrations learn from GeekGirlCon? Turns out, a lot! […]

185: 4th Anniversary Special – Cruising Through Neverland

Our podcast is 4 years old! To celebrate, we bring you aboard the Disney Wonder to discuss our Halloween on the High Seas podcast cruise with a dozen Skywalkers! During the cruise, we sat down to discuss the high points with Randy Crane (Stories of the Magic), Chickaphant and Chickaphant’s parents, Michelle and Michael, Lance […]

Ben Cooper / Slashback Video Halloween Kick-Off Event

If you wore Ben Cooper costumes in the 1970’s, loved watching horror films on VHS in the 80’s and 90’s and want to dive into Halloween today then we have something for you! Bearded Lady’s Mystic Museum in Burbank, CA just premiered a new exhibit on Sept. 9th where you can see rare historical Ben […]