Becca Benjamin


Becca is the Editor-in-Chief for the former The Cantina Cast website, Co-host on Tarkin’s Top Shelf, a literary Star Wars podcast, and a Host on Kanata's Castle Podcast. She also prepares titles and captions for Lucasfilm artist Steve Anderson, contributes a monthly blog for Coffee with Kenobi, and has recently made her writing debut on


Palpatine, Rey, and Jakku. Are They Important to “The Rise of Skywalker?”

We take a look at the importance of Palpatine, Rey and Jakku.

The Circle Is Now Complete? Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

Becca Benjamin is back as she asks if The Rise of Skywalker will complete the circle.

Padmé Amidala: The Heart of the Republic

Becca Benjamin takes a closer look at Padmé Amidala.

Rey and Ren: Protecting the Light by Surviving the Darkness

Becca Benjamin looks at the relationship between Kylo and Rey.

Balance: That Force Does Not Belong to the Jedi

Becca Benjamin look at the Force, and who truly has ownership of it.

Does Fire Purify the Lost in Star Wars?

Becca Benjamin is back looking at the redemptive powers of fire in the greater Star Wars story.

How Solo: A Star Wars Story Connected Rey to Han Solo

Becca Benjamin is back to look at the connection between Rey and Han Solo.

Kanata’s Castle #30: “Doing Talking” With “The Hera!” Ms. Vanessa Marshall

Kanata’s Castle returns with Hera Syndulla herself, Vanessa Marshall.

There IS another Skywalker in The Last Jedi

Becca Benjamin is back with a look at how there IS another Skywalker in The Last Jedi.

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