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Skytalkers

The top women-hosted Star Wars podcast sharing insider behind the scenes content, cast interviews and exploring Star Wars stories from the very beginning of the iconic franchise to its latest release.... and everything in between. Hosted by Charlotte and Caitlin, life-long best friends, Skytalkers want to be a part of your Star Wars experience, whether you’ve been a fan for forty years or a few months.
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Now displaying: June, 2024
Jun 26, 2024

We are back this week to talk about the insane events of Episode 5 of The Acolyte, “Night”! This week was directed once again by Alex Garcia Lopez. 

 

In our discussion we go over:

 

  • Our fallen Jedi friends — so many gone! 
  • The reveal of the Stranger’s identity and motivations, who are they really? And what are the Stranger’s next moves? Kylo Ren comparisons!
  • What is The Acolyte looking to say about Jedi Order in this time period? 
  • Mae and Osha’s relationship has a surprising twist at the end, where do we see their character arcs going for the rest of the series? 
  • … and so much more!

 

 

EW Article 

Skytalkers episode on The Rise of Kylo Ren

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Jun 20, 2024

Skytalkers discuss and analyze Episode 4 of The Acolyte, “Day”, directed this week by Alex Garcia Lopez. 

In this episode, Caitlin and Charlotte discuss:

  • Mae and Osha’s changing perceptions of each other throughout the episode. 
  • How does the episode title relate to the tone and themes of the show this week.
  • Bazil! New favorite little guy, Bazil! 
  • What else does Master Sol have to tell Osha about what happened on Brendok? A numbered list!
  • Latest theories on who the Master could be what deal they made with Mae. 
  • The crazy cliffhanger and what next week could look like! 

 

Listen to our Leslye Headland (showrunner/writer/director) interview here!

Listen to our episode on the theme of Concealment here (from 2019!). 

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Jun 13, 2024

Skytalkers discuss and analyze Episode 3 of the Acolyte, “Destiny”, directed the week by Kogonada (“Columbus”). 

 

In this episode, Charlotte and Caitlin discuss:

  • Our first flashback of the fire on Brendock and what separates Mae and Osha 
  • Comparisons between the Force and the Thread
  • What role the Jedi play in the fire (and theories on what REALLY happened).
  • Mae and Osha’s Ascension as witches of the coven 
  • Osha’s choice to leave the coven and become a Jedi 
  • The reveal of Mae and Osha as special beings born from the Force + the Anakin Skywalker comparisons
  • ...and so much more!

 

Listen to our Leslye Headland (showrunner/writer/director) interview here!

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Our theme music is by Christy Carew.

Jun 6, 2024

Skytalkers discuss and analyze the first two episodes of Leslye Headland’s (“Russian Doll”) Star Wars: “The Acolyte”! 

 

In this episode, Charlotte and Caitlin discuss:

 

  • First impressions of the show and world building — what did we think! 
  • Breakdowns on new characters Mae/Osha (Amandla Stenberg), Sol (Lee Jung-Jae), Yord (Charlie Barnett), Jecki (Dafne Keen), and Qimir (Manny Jacinto).
  • Speculation on the murder mystery story (is it a Whodunit? Or classic mystery?) and character motives in the so far.
  • How The Acolyte connects to other Star Wars stories and characters like the High Republic or Ahsoka and her journey in The Clone Wars.

 

Listen to our Leslye Headland (showrunner/writer/director) interview here!

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Email us! hello@skytalkers.com

 

Our theme music is by Christy Carew.

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