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Skywalking Through Neverland: A Star Wars / Disney / Marvel Fan Podcast

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Star Wars, Disney, Marvel fans, this is the podcast for you! Husband and wife team Richard and Sarah (plus LOTS of interviews with amazing guests) cover Star Wars, Disney and pop culture fandom - the stuff that surrounds us, penetrates us and binds us all together as instantaneous friends! So grab a glass of blue milk and take the second star to the right straight on to this podcast. Become a Skywalker!

Star Wars, Disney, Marvel fans, this is the podcast for you! Husband and wife team Richard and Sarah (plus LOTS of interviews with amazing guests) cover Star Wars, Disney and pop culture fandom - the stuff that surrounds us, penetrates us and binds us all together as instantaneous friends! So grab a glass of blue milk and take the second star to the right straight on to this podcast. Become a Skywalker!

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Long Beach, CA

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Star Wars, Disney, Marvel fans, this is the podcast for you! Husband and wife team Richard and Sarah (plus LOTS of interviews with amazing guests) cover Star Wars, Disney and pop culture fandom - the stuff that surrounds us, penetrates us and binds us all together as instantaneous friends! So grab a glass of blue milk and take the second star to the right straight on to this podcast. Become a Skywalker!

Language:

English


Episodes

371: Tom Spina and Star Wars Celebration Tips

5/24/2022
Tom Spina, of Regal Robot, is back on Skywalking Through Neverland to share all their new Star Wars Celebration exclusives. Their highlight is a maquette of Red Ball Jett AKA Max Rebo. During pre-production on Return of the Jedi, Max didn’t have a name so this was the name they gave him and we go into that. If you like creature talk, then this conversation is for you! As we continue our ramp up to to Star Wars Celebration, we visit with Boonta Eve Cantina organizer Spencer Jawitz and get...

Duration:00:40:27

370: Celebration Art Show - Jason W. Christman

5/20/2022
In our ramp up to Star Wars Celebration, artist Jason W. Christman discusses his special Celebration Art Print, A New Hope Death Star. This 12” x 36” print is a stunning cross section of nearly all the scenes on the Death Star in A New Hope. Jason also shares his behind-the-scenes process on creating this piece and the fascinating inner workings of the Art Show this year. They’ve changed up some policies, and several artists aren’t too happy about it! Let’s dish… Social Media:...

Duration:00:37:39

369: Samantha Alleyne - The First Female Stormtrooper

5/17/2022
Samantha Alleyne, the first female Stormtrooper, shares so many stories about her career as actress and model. Since THE FORCE AWAKENS, she has played about 15 different parts in each Star Wars film, with crazy on-set stories for each one. What subtle pieces were changed in the Stormtrooper armor to accommodate her feminine shape? What was her most embarrassing moment on set? You’ll learn how she and her hand worked directly with Tony Gilroy to create a pivotal on-screen moment in ROGUE ONE....

Duration:00:37:01

368: Misty Rosas - She Has Spoken!

5/12/2022
Misty Rosas, of The Mandalorian fame, joins us to discuss her fantastic (or should I say “Fantasmic”) career and spout wisdom as only she can! Misty played Kuiil and the Frog Lady in The Mandalorian! She shares fun behind-the-scenes production stories on set. Did you know Misty also worked at Disneyland? She was a dancing Monkey in the debut cast of Fantasmic, among many other entertainment jobs. We also get into her Yoga instructor career and how that led to the perfect line-reading that...

Duration:01:09:59

367: Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness

5/9/2022
It’s a special Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness bonus episode! Doctor Strange and Wanda Maximoff, now Scarlet Witch, must contend with what they both have done to the Multiverse. In this episode, Richard and Sarah break down the film and share their thoughts on the characters, genre and scenes. Where do our favorite characters go from here?? What do we think of a horror film in the MCU? We also share your thoughts, too. As with any of our breakdowns, this episode DOES contain...

Duration:00:57:45

366: Happy May the 4th with Dominic Pace!

5/4/2022
Happy May the 4th Skywalkers! Star Wars month has officially kicked off and special guest Dominic Pace is here to help us celebrate! When The Mandalorian premiered on Disney+ we were all excited to see this new bounty hunter in the Star Wars universe. The series then gave us many of these fearsome hunters including the Shaara-din known as Gekko! Dominic Pace appeared as Gekko, who is not only seen in The Mandalorian but also on a tiki mug, and he has since grown into the next great...

Duration:01:15:12

365: The Sword in the Stone with Tom Ameen

4/28/2022
The Sword in the Stone (1963) is a Disney animation classic, and we are delighted to discuss the film with musician, composer, and pianist Tom Ameen! We break down the film, share our favorite memories, characters, scenes, and also talk about the music. Merlin, Wart, Archimedes, Mad Madam Mim and squirrels - oh, those squirrely squirrels!! We also share YOUR comments in our Shout-outs. Tom has released a NEW piano album, “The Softer Side of Magic,” which begins and ends with Star Wars....

Duration:00:55:14

364: Classic Marvel STAR WARS Comics #37 "IN MORTAL COMBAT"

4/21/2022
Classic Marvel Star Wars Comics Issue 37 "IN MORTAL COMBAT" (April 1980) totes itself as the final issue before The Empire Strikes Back adaptation. Hence, several storylines wrap up and we see an epilogue that returns Han and Chewie to the Rebels and a few other Empire set-ups. But most importantly, Luke and Darth Vader battle it out in a lethal Crystal Forest!! Richard and Sarah discuss this comic, the artwork and writing, and find FTOOM! Fast Facts (classic comic people or places that...

Duration:01:07:24

363: My Journey to Endor with Tracey and Kevin Thompson

4/14/2022
If you’d love to hear stories from someone who has played a badass Ewok, a chandelier-swinging Munchkin, and a mechanical bear then we’ve got you covered! Kevin Thompson played all those characters, and just published the book, My Journey to Endor, written by his wife Tracey. They both join us for a fantastic discussion that covers Return of the Jedi, Weird Science, Blade Runner, Under the Rainbow, the Ewok TV films and couples goals. Also on this episode, we have a BIG ANNOUNCEMENT....

Duration:01:27:25

362: Star Wars Celebration Anaheim Force-full Update

4/7/2022
Star Wars Celebration Anaheim is NEXT MONTH! So much news has been coming out this last week, so to help us break it all down and give us updates on the Boonta Eve Cantina bash is Spencer Jawitz (Star Wars Celebration Anaheim 2022 Facebook Group / Virtual Cantina)! We’ve heard back from our Panel submissions and Podcast Stage application as well, and we have…good news. The Skywalking Network will be well-represented at SWCA. To top this all off, our book, Today in Star Wars History:...

Duration:00:49:01

361: Moon Kight Comic Book Origins & Episode 1 Review

3/31/2022
Moon Knight, the 6th Disney+ Marvel series, has arrived! We prepare you for the entire series with a Comic Book primer, and share our thoughts on the first episode, “The Goldfish Problem.” There are so many layers to this character who first appeared in 1975 in the series Werewolf by Night. Plus having so many personalities, Moon Knight is very hard to boil down. But we did it. We gathered a lot of information and tried to focus on the highlights so it wouldn't be overwhelming. Now let's...

Duration:01:06:27

360: Skywalking to Neverland Clubhouse

3/24/2022
It’s a fun crossover episode with the Neverland Clubhouse! Richard and Sarah are hard at work finalizing the book - Today In Star Wars History - so we are giving you a chance to listen in on a brand new episode of the Neverland Clubhouse with Sarah Woloski, Courtney and Kelly Turckel. Its all about your favorite Galactic Heroes, Princesses and Villains! The sisters and Sarah are hanging out in Adventureland as they share some incredibly fun events that they all attended. Then...

Duration:01:36:55

359: Kenobi, Kim Simmons & Boonta Eve Cantina

3/10/2022
Kenner photography with Kim Simmons, a new Kenobi Trailer, and Star Wars Celebration updates with Spencer Jawitz - this show is jam-packed!! Returning to the show is Kim Simmons - The Man who shot Luke Skywalker! He was the Kenner photographer that shot the Star Wars toys for cardbacks, catalogs, and promotion. He just launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund the fourth and final book in his series of Kenner/Hasbro photographs. For the first generation of fans, we can say that Kim shot our...

Duration:01:34:34

358: Galactic Starcruiser - Accessibility & Know Before You Go

3/1/2022
We are here to tell you EVERYTHING about Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser in WDW with special guest, James Burns (Jedi News). We share our thoughts, some tips, accessibility info and recount the amazing experience. Huge thanks to Tricia Barr and Teresa Delgado of Fangirls Going Rogue for the invite. Be sure to check out even more coverage linked below. GALACTIC STARCRUISER & WDW VACATION OFFER: Details: Book a NEW 2022 Walt Disney World Vacation Package valued at $3800 or more and get one...

Duration:01:12:50

357: Classic Marvel STAR WARS Comics #36 "RED QUEEN RISING"

2/17/2022
Classic Marvel Star Wars Comics Issue 36 "RED QUEEN RISING" (March 1980) features a muscled Luke Skywalker fighting off a "Unikitty". But that's not all! Princess Leia, in a fun turn of events, decides it's her turn to rescue Han and Chewbacca from a detention cell. And Darth Vader is still manipulating everyone into final battle positions, which we will see in the next issue. Richard and Sarah discuss this comic, the artwork and writing, and find FTOOM! Fast Facts (classic comic people...

Duration:01:04:48

356: Book of Boba Fett & the Rampaging Rancor Finale!

2/10/2022
The Rancor-tastic The Book of Boba Fett finale just wrapped with Western shoot-outs, rampaging rancors, and Grogu’s decision that will shake the galaxy. We go over our thoughts on the episode, the series, and share your thoughts as well! SPOILERS AHEAD. Sign up for the Skywalking Network Newsletter Never miss a podcast, Zoom discussion link or Pop Culture Trivia! Check out these SKYwalking NETwork Podcasts: Resilience SquadronClassic Marvel Star Wars Comics The Max EFX Podcast...

Duration:01:09:23

355: Sweetheart's Nite + Book of Boba Fett Ch 6

2/3/2022
We are celebrating Valentine’s day early by sharing our Sweethearts Nite experience at Disneyland. And we’ll also share our love for this week’s episode of the Book of "The Mandalorian" - Chapter 6 of THE BOOK OF BOBA FETT. Get ready for food, fun, and FOXES because we dressed up as Robin Hood and Maid Marian and had an amazing time! We also give you a few tips if you are hitting up one of these Disneyland After Dark events. Chapter 6 BOOK OF BOBA FETT "From the Desert Comes a Stranger"...

Duration:00:45:24

354: Disney's ROBIN HOOD Revisited

1/26/2022
"Oo-De-Lally" Skywalkers! It’s our ROBIN HOOD episode! Join us as we travel back to 1973 and celebrate Disney’s 21st animated feature - ROBIN HOOD. To Sarah, this was a nostalgic look back at one of her favorite childhood films. For Richard…he has never seen this movie!!! The discussion also includes helpful comments from those Skywalkers who watched us live, as well as several comments from the 100 submitted earlier in the week! ROBIN HOOD struck a nerve. Do you like these Disney...

Duration:00:55:42

353: Star Wars Home Video with Nathan P. Butler

1/20/2022
There are numerous ways you may have heard of our guest, Nathan P. Butler. He has been podcasting for over 20 years, he has written for Dark Horse Comics’ Star Wars Tales, and was a contributor for The Essential Atlas. Listen and learn all about his new 3-volume book set “A Saga on Home Video: A Fan's Guide to U.S. Star Wars Home Video Releases!" Also on this episode - first thoughts on The Book of Boba Fett Chapter 4 “The Gathering Storm,” which aired the day of our recording. This...

Duration:01:40:46

Classic Marvel STAR WARS Comics #35: DARK LORD'S GAMBIT

1/13/2022
https://youtu.be/uw7wnuHHDS4 Classic Marvel Star Wars Comics Issue 35 "DARK LORD'S GAMBIT" (February 1980) features Darth Vader at his manipulative finest. As the title suggests, Vader succeeds in manipulating the Tagge family and Luke Skywalker into vulnerable positions he can then exploit at his leisure. This issue also features Leia in a miniskirt, and it's quite shocking! Richard and Sarah discuss this comic, the artwork and writing, and find FTOOM! Fast Facts (classic comic people...

Duration:01:11:01