Friday Fangirling

In Friday Fangirling, a weekly feature of Fantastic Fangirls, our staff share what caught their fannish eye over the past week or so.

In Memorium:

In posts that made us think:

MEN MAKING MOVIES ABOUT MEN: the writers, directors, and producers who make films that fail the Bechdel Test

Campaign calls for movie lovers to watch one film directed by a woman a week for a year

#OscarsSoWhite creator on Oscar noms: ‘Don’t tell me that people of color, women cannot fill seats’

And feel:

Harry Potter cast members pay tribute to Alan Rickman

In news we like:

Comic-book festival bows to pressure over all-male award shortlist

Star Wars Rebels Scoop: Princess Leia Set to Appear on the Disney XD Animated Series

Dick Wolf is considering another Chicago series for the Law (brb getting my #RubirosaInChicago campaign set up)

In trailers:

And check this:

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Adam Driver’s Non-Profit Performs for the Troops (Excerpt from ‘Arts in the Armed Forces’)

If the SW cast make you as loopy as they do me you can get SW drunk: Star Wars Wine Companion

And then work it off like a Jedi cuz Lightsaber Fitness Classes Are Now A Thing

And on the other side of the galaxy, a Star Trek RPG for iOS.

What do YOU have to share?