D23 Expo 2019: The Inspiring Women Behind Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

During D23 Expo, a panel featuring the inspiring woman behind the creation of Batuu took place.

With an introduction from voice actress and creator of Her Universe Ashley Eckstein, the six women from Disneyland Resort, Walt Disney Imagineering and Lucasfilm spoke about their important roles in bringing the immersive Star Wars land to life. Jump to hyperspace and check out the video below to see how these women brought the Star Wars galaxy closer than ever before.

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge is now open at Disneyland and Walt Disney World.

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