365 Days of Star Wars Women Blog

Day 348 – Everi Chalis

Everi Chalis was the governor of Haidoral Prime for the Galactic Empire in the novel Battlefront: Twilight Company by Alexander Freed. Everi Chalis also made an appearance in the short story “Bottleneck” by John Jackson Miller...

Day 347 – Elizabeth Schaefer

Elizabeth Schaefer is the Creative Director at Del Rey. She’s also written quite a few Star Wars stories herself! Elizabeth was kind enough to answer a few questions via email for 365 Days of...

Day 346 – Greer Sonnel

Greer Sonnel was a pilot and assistant to Senator Leia Organa in the novel Bloodline. Sonnel was created by Bloodline author Claudia Grey but debuted in the short story “Scorched” by Delilah Dawson which...

Day 345 – Jane Bay

Jane Bay was George Lucas’s executive assistant for over three decades – from The Empire Strikes Back to The Clone Wars. Other projects Jane Bay played a part in include Return of the Jedi,...

Day 344 – Justina Ireland

Justina Ireland wrote the book Lando’s Luck. She was kind enough to answer a few questions via email for 365 Days of Star Wars Women. When were you introduced to Star Wars? What appeals...

Day 343 – Lynwen Brennan

Lynwen Brennan is the Executive Vice President and General Manager of Lucasfilm. Previously Brennan was the President of ILM for seven years. Lynwen Brennan’s career at Lucasfilm began in 1999 and it’s difficult to wrap...

Day 342 – Amilyn Holdo

Amilyn Holdo was a Vice Admiral with the Resistance in The Last Jedi. Actress Laura Dern played Holdo in The Last Jedi. You can learn more about Holdo’s early life in the novel Leia, Princess...

Day 341 – Arashell Sar

Arashell Sar was a stable hand at the fathier stables in Canto Bight in The Last Jedi. Actress Sara Heller played Sar. You can also find Sar in The Last Jedi novelization Star Wars:...

Day 340 – Laura Dern

Laura Dern played Vice Admiral Amilyn Holdo in The Last Jedi. Laura Dern has been acting in film and TV for decades.  You can see in the TV series Big Little Lies and Twin...

Day 339 – Rose Tico

Rose Tico was a maintenance worker with the Resistance in The Last Jedi. Rose also appeared in the Forces of Destiny short “Shuttle Shock”, the Forces of Destiny comic “Rose and Paige”, the Star...