Star Wars

The Thirst Order: “The Rise of Skywalker” Ignites Complicated Feelings for Feminist Fans

Now that Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker makes Reylo canon, debates about whether or not it constitutes a harmful relationship depiction are back in full force.

Lupita Nyong'o Explains Why She Was Excited for an All-CGI Star Wars Role

It was “liberating” to play a role that didn't focus on her body, says Nyong'o.  Read more »

Two Generations Watch "Star Wars" and See Princess Leia—and Rey—Two Different Ways

I grew up watching the original Star Wars and pretending to be Princess Leia. Read more »

For the First Time, My Mom is Excited About Star Wars

She was never into sci-fi—until she heard that Lupita Nyong'o and John Boyega are in the film.  Read more »

Carrie Fisher Turns the Tables During a Hilarious "Star Wars" Interview

After being in the limelight for 40 years, Carrie Fisher doesn't waste any time with her quips.  Read more »