“There are a lot of dangers out there in the galaxy. When people are in need, we help.” Welp, Poe Dameron had us tearing up even before General Leia Organa appeared in the extended sneak peek for Star Wars Resistance, premiering next weekend. Hers wasn’t the only familiar face, er, helmet: Captain Phasma will be showing up for at least some of Poe’s ace pilots’ attacks on and spy missions within the First Order.
Rachel Butera, whose voice you’ve heard as Natasha in The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle and Meryl Streep on Family Guy, lends her voice talents to Leia. Gwendoline Christie reprises the role of Phasma. There’s also plenty of the new characters, including pilot-turned-spy Kazuda “Kaz” Xiono, Tam Ryvora, Hype Fazon, Orka, Flix, and the rest of Team Fireball:
The official synopsis for the one-hour series premiere “The Recruit”:
Poe (Oscar Isaac) and BB-8 assign ...