Episode 54 - Leia and Chewie

The General (Princess) and the Wookiee! This week, we take a look at the roles of Leia and Chewbacca in The Force Awakens, and play a new game! Check out the full shownotes below:

  • Mini-discussion: Would You Rather: Leia and Chewie Edition.
  • General Leia Organa Character Dissection:
    • Leading the Resistance
      • Struggle with the New Republic
    • Use of the Force
      • Why do you think she didn't go down the Jedi path?
    • Losing Han and Ben
      • Sending Ben away
      • Impact of Han’s death
        • Her son just killed his father...
    • Role for Leia in Episode VIII
  • The Newly Host Game! Featuring Chris and Austin vs Mallory and Elaine.
  • Chewbacca Character Dissection:
    • Was this Chewie's best movie?
    • What did he do between ROTJ and TFA?
    • What will his role be without Han?
    • The perfect reaction to Han's death.
    • Will we see a new actor take the part soon?
  • And much more!

Sit back, relax, and join Austin, Mallory, Chris, Jason, and Elaine as they talk about the galaxy far, far away on Season 3 of Far Far Away Radio! Join us next time for our Poe and BB-8 Character Dissections!

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We would like to thank the fantastic Chris Jenkins for creating our album art, and the talented Jen from the Anomaly Podcast for her voice work in our intro and outro. Music credit: The Jedi Steps and Finale by John Williams. Lapti Nek by Meco.

Produced by Austin Blankenship and Matt Eaton, with Danny Pirtle as Episode Editor.