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Steele Wars : Star Wars Podcast

Star Wars

Arts, Performing Arts, Comedy, TV & Film

The Steele Wars podcast is undisputedly the most versatile & dynamic show in Star Wars media. Uniquely combining comedian Steele Saunders’ decade of stand up comedy experience, a lifetime love of Star Wars and a passion for podcasting that earned a “Best Comedy Podcast 2016” award from iTunes, Steele Wars is a hilarious, passionate & informative must download for Star Wars fans the world over. From insightful, yet lighthearted interviews with Star Wars cast and crew, talkback radio style listener call in shows, hilarious Star Wars event audio blog podcasts and laugh a minute live panel podcasts at some of the world’s most prestigious comedy festivals, Steele presents the Star Wars franchise in a style that is accessible and entertaining to both the casual fan and the hardcore connoisseur.

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Live Call In Show – Ep 33 : Facinating Han Solo insight from Troops creator Kevin Rubio, Scott Mendelson of Forbes, Alex Backes of Black Series Rebels & listener calls

June 24th, 2017

Episode 333 of 342 episodes

READ Scott Mendelson's Forbes.com story Disney's 'Star Wars' Has Been Spoiled By Its Success. Alex Backes from Black Series Rebels joins us to discuss.... -Chris Miller and Phil Lord fired from Han Solo stand alone film -Did people even want a Han Solo film? -Lord and Miller making Han Solo too wacky -Kevin Rubio creator of the iconic Troops fan film & writer for The Clone Wars cartoon explains why Lucasfilm would fire the directors so late in the filming process -Alden Ehrenreich's concern with the Han Solo film -Ron Howard the perfect replacement? -Who will be credited with being director? -Reporter Scott Mendelson discuss' his article on Forbes.com -Disney Star Wars has been spoiled by it's success -Disney's risk of burning people out on Star Wars -Lord and Miller's history of making great films out of bad ideas -Would Gareth Edwards have been fired too if he didn't play along? PLUS IN THE FORTY-FIVE MINUTE SUPPORTER BONUS SECTION -Dom admires the bravery of Kathleen Kennedy to make the tough decision -Creative control being taken away from creators -Jake thinks Star Wars would benefit from people like Chris Miller and Phil Lord -Never seeing the original vision of certain films -Katey wonders why out of all the potential stories they chose a Han Solo film -Creative freedom interfering with beloved characters -Spin off films should expand the universe not shrink it -Star Wars should take more ideas from the Marvel Cinematic Universe -Seven Samurai with Jedi -Brittani still has full faith in Kathleen -Jakob finally gives Steele the approval he seeks -Star Wars' popularity with Jakob's fellow 7th graders -Which Jedi would you want to be stranded with? -Brittani risks being banned foreverShow notes : Brad LoveEpisode post production : Eric Strothers This episode is brought to you by Geek Fuel. Geekfuel offers a mystery box each month featuring an exclusive t-shirt, a full downloadable game, and a total of 5-7 geeky itemsat a value of over $50 for around $15 from featuring items from Marvel, D.C., Star Wars, Firefly, Star Trek, Harry Potter&South Park. To recieve a extra FREE bonus item ($10 or more value) with your mystery box use this custom link Geekfuel.com/SteeleWars. STEELE WARS LIVE AT LA'S NERDMELT SHOWROOM Sunday July 25th 4pm TICKETS HERE SUPPORT STEELE WARS ON PATREON!Enjoy all our bonus shows and full backcataloguedirect to the podcast player or app of your choice while ensuring the continuing production of the Steele Wars Star Wars podcast. Bonus content shows include Making Steele Wars, Steele Wars Live Movie Commentaries, Live Call In Bonus Show, Patreon Q&A Show, fulllengthinsert free versions of all Steele Wars episodes and Gonk & Steele's Trash Compactor (when Gonk isn't so busy). www.patreon.com/SteeleWars LISTEN LIVE AND PARTICPATE IN THE STEELE WARS CALL I N SHOW STREAMLIVEBlogTalkRadio.com/SteeleWars CALL IN(646) 668-8360USA SKYPE IN+1(646) 668-8360WORLDWIDE www.SteeleWars.com www.SteeleWars.com/iTunes YOU CAN HELPSteele Wars a sweet 5 star review oniTunesor plug the show onFacebookorTwitter. I really appreciate it. TheMidichlorianCount.com IT'S THE ONION FOR STAR WARS FANS! YOUR SNOKE THEORY SUCKS T-SHIRTS & STICKERS HAVE YOU SEEN HIMT-SHIRTS & STICKERS Purchasing through iTunes or Amazon? PLEASE USE THESE LINKS iTunes Amazon GET A FREE STAR WARS AUDIO BOOK & HELP SUPPORT THE SHOW!FOR A FREE 1 MONTH AUDIBLE TRIAL AND A FREE AUDIBLE BOOK CLICKGet an audiobook of your choice, free, with a 30-day trial. Cancel before your trial ends and you will not be charged. Listen to Steele's award winning comedy podcast: I Love Green Guide Letterswww.ilovegreenguideletters.com Part of The Planet Broadcasting Podcast Network and The Making Star Wars Podcast Network. For podcast advertising enquires contact Claire on [email protected] Follow the podcast:www.SteeleWars.comwww.Twitter.com/SteeleWarswww.Facebook.com/ThisIsntThepodwww.Instagram.com/SteeleWars Follow Steele:www.SteeleSaunders.comwww.Twitter.com/SteeleSaunderswww.Facebook.com/SteeleSaunderswww.Instagram.com/SteeleSaundersPodcast cover photoshopping by Reid Parker:www.twitter.com/reidparker_www.itsbetterwithbatman.tumblr.comPodcast theme music by Paul Dempseywww.twitter.com/PaulDempseywww.SomethingForKate.com

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