Why does R2-D2 wake up? A 5min podcast portion from Ep 077 with Julian Smirke Associate Editor of The Force Awakens

By on February 26, 2016

One of the most confusing plot points for many fans in The Force Awakens is why did R2-D2 wakes when he did? Hear some behind the scenes thoughts on how that scene played out in the film and what was almost included from Julian Smirke Associate Editor of The Force Awakens.


The Associate Editor of Star Wars The Force Awakens goes in depth on working with JJ Abrams on his dream job and answers many of the burning questions in Star Wars fandom! Did Han turn on Kylo’s saber? What was the thought process on Rey’s “Force Back” and will it make sense at the end of Episode 9?

Plus Julian talks about the security around the edit suite, what was going on with R2-D2 and the map to Luke Skywalker and so much more.

A true must listen.

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