The Force may be imminent on the small screen but we're still going large with with our continuing efforts to bring you guests from The Force Awakens. Snap Wexley himself Greg Grunberg joins us from London Film and Comic Con along with the one and only Billy Dee Williams. The voice of the first ever female First Order Stormtrooper Verona Blue is here, Mark talks 'Do Or Do Not, There Is No Try' with filmumentarian Jamie Benning and discusses the passing of R2-D2 maker Tony Dyson on BBC Radio 4. We spar with Jordan Court from Ludosport, travel with #teamjedinews to the real Takodana at Puzzlewood, talk the return of Indiana Jones and the search for a new Han Solo on a jam-packed 39th episode of RADIO 1138.
The road to Rogue One may be rolling our way faster than a Rathtar on steroids but that doesn't mean that our Force Awakens journey stops any time soon. This episode we talk Jakku village action with Dasha Promenti actress Ana-Maria Leonte, are joined by First Order Admiral Rony Bridges, chat with The Force Awakens voiceover duo of Christian Simpson and Orly Schumacher and discover the detective work required to track down the actor who played boShek with investigative journalist Bill Jensen. Plus we visit the Star Wars Costume Exhibit and discuss Episode VIII in the 38th episode of RADIO 1138.
Welcome to RADIO 1138, brought to you by the Jedi News Network. This episode we strike out for the Illenium system and bring you more exciting The Force Awakens and Star Wars Rebels season two interviews. We wax wookiee with Chewbacca actor Joonas Suotamo in his first ever podcast interview, discuss the arrival of a young Princess Leia to season 2 of Rebels with Julie Dolan in the first Star Wars interview she ever did and talk Tuanul village with Jakku villager 'girl with the rifle' Gloria Garcia. All this, The Force Awakens screening at Pinewood Studios, Darth Elvis, Brian Cameron talking with Steve Owens of the Glasgow Science Centre, Mark on the BBC and more on episode 37 of RADIO 1138.
The 3 year, 1 month and 17 day countdown is over and it's finally here. The Force Awakens hit screens worldwide last Thursday and RADIO 1138 is covering the action.
We talk Team Jedi News at the European Premier of The Force Awakens, chat with Empire Magazine's Features Editor Dan Jolin, groove through the galaxy with Darth Elvis and have fun at MonCalCon at Farthest From 10 with Dave Oldbury and Gerald Home.
All this, and news of future changes, on an action packed episode of RADIO 1138.
There are just three weeks to go until The Force Awakens arrives in this galaxy and we're preparing to land with our penultimate episode of 2015. We travel to Birmingham for MCM Expo and chat with Mark Mulcaster of the Rebel Legion UK and Ginny Tait and Gary Hailes of the UK Garrison. Team Jedi News congregate to discuss the show and more, we rock out with Darth Elvis and the premier of their new track Sithmas on Hoth and get the Insider track on issue 161 and the 2016 Special Edition with Jonathan Wilkins.
All squeezed into 95 action packed minutes here on RADIO 1138.
There's under two months to go until The Force Awakens but we're not taking our foot off the accelerator. Instead we're hitting hyperspace as we travel to New York for Comic Con 2015 with Matt Booker from Jedi News, cover all aspects of the Rebels Season 2 panel and press conference, join Her Universe for a special announcement, walk artists alley, join uber geek Big Kev and talk Royal Mail Star Wars stamps with artist Malcolm Tween.
All that and more on the 33rd episode of RADIO 1138.
We're going in, we're going in at full throttle and RADIO 1138 wants you along for the ride. We have a fascinating conversation with creature maker Tom Spina, talk visual effects with the legendary Dennis Muren and walk through issue 160 of the Star Wars Insider with editor Jonathan Wilkins. Throw in a TV documentary crew, Force Friday discussions, preparation for Rancho Obi-Wan's Galaween AND New York Comic Con plus the latest news and you have the secret recipe for episode 32 of RADIO 1138
THE FORCE AWAKENS Instagram teaser. ROGUE ONE. Colin Trevorrow. D23. Disney parks. This months bumper episode looks at all that and more as well as looking ahead to Force Friday, New York Comic Con and Rancho Obi-Wan's Galaween. We're joined by Shane Turgeon, hear the first part of Mark's vintage chat with Dennis Muren, talk to Mark Mulcaster of the Rebel Legion and rock out to Darth Elvis on episode 31 of RADIO 1138.
At 5.30pm on 16th April RADIO 1138 invaded the Star Wars Celebration podcast stage and brought a gaggle of galactic guests to the party. Tim Stanton from the He Said, She Said podcast, the godfather of Star Wars Celebration Steve Sansweet, Dak Ralter AKA Jedi News contributor John Morton as well as a rowdy live crowd, members of Team Jedi News, thoughts on THAT teaser trailer and much, much more.