Star Warsologies 41: Vanessa Marshall on storytelling and voicing Hera Syndulla


Vanessa Marshall, best known as the voice of Hera Syndulla from Star Wars: Rebels joins us on Star Warsologies

Voice actor extraordinaire Vanessa Marshall joins us on this episode of Star Warsologies! She is the voice (and soul) of “space mom” Hera Syndulla from Star Wars: Rebels, among many other credits. We talk about the importance of found family, fandom, and Joseph Campbell’s hero’s journey template. Vanessa is such a force for good and we are so excited to geek out with her about Star Wars and tons of other topics. Enjoy!

Or listen on YouTube with relevant screen shots and photos (coming soon)!

Find Vanessa on Twitch, Instagram, and Twitter!

You can visit her at one of these upcoming convention appearances:

Fairfax Comic Con August 26-27, 2023 in Virginia
Superstar Comic Con September 23-24, 2023 in Savannah, GA

SPOOKALA October 6-8, 2023 in Tampa, FL

uWu Con October 27-29, 2023 in Mesa, AZ

Also, hear her voice as Wonder Woman in season 4 of Harley Quinn now streaming on HBO / MAX!

Here’s the link to the Metal Gear Solid event Vanessa mentioned, with ongoing online content.

And you can even take an acting class from her on SkillsHub.

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In Star Warsologies, hosts James Floyd and Melissa Miller combine their love of Star Wars with their keen interest in all things academic by asking experts about how their field is represented in a galaxy far, far away. It’s a monthly podcast about science and other fields of knowledge and Star Wars!

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