ENI Action Figures Comics Games Horror Marvel Star Wars Transformers  
Animation Anime ARCADE Classifieds Entertainment Television Podcasts
Get the scoop on Clone Wars and all the Star Wars series news from on Jedi Insider: the site for daily Star Wars action figures, games, movies and reviews
Star Wars Rebels: Meet Greg Weisman, Executive Producer
Jay Cochran - December 03, 2013


Greg Weisman, executive producer of Star Wars Rebels, chats with StarWars.com about Lucasfilm's upcoming animated series, his career journey, and more.



Star Wars Rebels leans towards Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope in terms of tone, Weisman explains, and shows the early days of the Rebellion. When the series begins, the Rebellion is not yet organized, and the series will show how the Alliance forms over the course of seasons. "That is tremendously exciting," he says.

Weisman says he is a longtime geek, having read comics from a young age and getting his start as an editorial assistant at DC Comics. He worked his way up to associate editor and then transitioned into animation, eventually creating the Gargoyles cartoon for Walt Disney Television Animation, and recently worked on Young Justice.

Weisman saw Star Wars for the first time in 1977, when he was 13 years old, and loved it -- but The Empire Strikes Back stands as his favorite film the series. "Empire...blew my mind," he says, and also talks about his favorite Star Wars character and scene.

Despite all the hard work that goes into it, Weisman is very excited about Star Wars Rebels. "It's just really cool," he says.



Images




last 10 shown - scroll to view more   Member Comments

hamsterboy
2015-04-24
10:25 pm

[quote name='Bespin refugee' timestamp='1429467823' post='16820347'] The clones have accelerated aging, twice the normal rate, w/ Boba being an unaltered clone; I'm guessing Rex & Wolffe are approx. 20-30 yrs older (AOTC/Clone Wars + 3-5yrs = ROTS + 10 = Rebels?) ... read more 
hamsterboy
2015-04-22
11:23 pm

If she does,will Vader call her Snips? 
Wheeljack35
2015-04-20
12:54 am

I wonder if Ashoka will run into Vader 
Bespin refugee
2015-04-19
6:23 pm

The clones have accelerated aging, twice the normal rate, w/ Boba being an unaltered clone; I'm guessing Rex & Wolffe are approx. 20-30 yrs older (AOTC/Clone Wars + 3-5yrs = ROTS + 10 = Rebels?) 
hamsterboy
2015-04-19
5:25 pm

Clones seem to age pretty fast. Isn't this around 10 years after RotS? 
Bespin refugee
2015-04-19
4:49 am

[url= (link) Anaheim: Season 2 Poster & Trailer[/url] 
Bespin refugee
2015-03-05
5:57 pm

[url= (link) Witwer to voice Emperor Palpatine?[/url] 
Wheeljack35
2015-03-05
1:24 am

If anybody missed it or just would like to see it again...Here is the last few minutes of the season finale https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hqpDupMPfNA 
Bespin refugee
2015-03-04
5:05 am

[quote name='Wheeljack35' timestamp='1425432302' post='16819554'] [quote name='Bespin refugee' timestamp='1425365538' post='16819545'] [url=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xggYEpemcck]Rebels Recon #14 - Inside "Fire Across The Galaxy"[/url]... read more 
Wheeljack35
2015-03-04
1:26 am

[quote name='Kill Solo' timestamp='1425430147' post='16819553'] I see this being a two season show. Um.....No... 
»  Read ALL Forums Posts & Replies
»  Post a Comment on This Story!  (ENI Membership Required)


More News

« PREVIOUSHOME     NEXT »


ADVERTISE HERE




ENI
About
Entertainment News International (ENI) is the popular culture network for fans all around the world. Get the scoop on all the popular comics, games, movies, toys, and more every day!
Sites
Action Figures
Classifieds
Entertainment
Marvel
 
Podcasts
Star Wars
Superheroes
Transformers
Links
Support
© 2015 Entertainment News International - All images, trademarks, logos, video, brands and images used on this website are registered trademarks of their respective companies and or owners. All Rights Reserved. Data has been shared for news reporting purposes only. All content sourced by fans, online websites, and or other fan community sources. Entertainment News International is not responsible for reporting errors, inaccuracies, omissions, and or other liablities related to news shared here. We do our best to keep tabs on infringements. If some of your content was shared by accident. To have it removed right away, please [ Contact Us ].