365 Days of Star Wars Women Blog

Day 185 – Victoria Mahoney

Victoria Mahoney is the second unit director for Star Wars: Episode IX. She is the first woman to have a directing role in a Star Wars film. (Note: There have been a few female...

Day 184 – Sana Starros

Sana Starros is a smuggler, bounty hunter, and captain of the Volt Cobra. She may also be Han Solo’s first wife (depends on who you trust). Sana Starros has appeared in numerous issues of...

Day 183 – Magna Tolvan

Magna Tolvan was an officer in the Galactic Empire in the comic series Doctor Aphra. Tolvan debuted in Doctor Aphra 3 and appeared in the Remastered and The Catastrophe Con story arcs.  You don’t...

Day 182 – Tabala Zo

Tabala Zo was a technician with the Resistance in The Force Awakens. She was one of many Resistance fighters from The Force Awakens that did not appear in The Last Jedi. Actress Philicia Saunders played...

Day 181 – Darth Talon

Darth Talon was a Sith Lord and one of Darth Krayt’s two Hands in the Star Wars: Legacy comic series. Darth Talon was created by writer John Ostrander and artist Jan Duursema. She appeared in several...

Day 180 – Lana Beniko

Lana Beniko was a Sith Lord in the video game Star Wars: The Old Republic and several of its expansion updates. Actress Ludia Beniko played Beniko in The Old Republic. Here’s a clip of...

Day 179 – Katie Lucas

Katie Lucas wrote 14 episodes of The Clone Wars and appeared in all three prequel films in small roles. The episodes from the Nightsister story arc are some of the episodes Lucas wrote for...

Day 178 – Angelique Perrin

Angelique Perrin is an actress who voiced Adi Gallia in several episodes of The Clone Wars as well as Mama the Hutt in The Clone Wars episode “Hunt for Ziro”. Perrin also voiced characters...

Day 177 – Asajj Ventress

Asajj Ventress, like all the best Star Wars characters, was a lot of things throughout her life. Most notably Ventress was a Nightsister, assassin for the Sith, and a bounty hunter. Ventress debuted in...

Day 176 – Winter

Winter was Leia Organa’s adopted sister in several Legends books and comics. She was the daughter of Bail Organa’s aide Sheltay Retrac. After Retrac’s death Bail and Breha Organa adopted Winter and raised her...