The landscape of the entertainment industry is in constant motion, less like strata and more like blancmange, so a power list like The Hollywood Reporter 100 gives us a useful indicator as to where upcoming trends are going to take us, and also where the stewards of the Star Wars brand sit in that chart.
No surprise to see Bob Iger at the top of the tree, but where do J.J. Abrams, Kathleen Kennedy and others rank on the list?
92: David Benioff and D.B. Weiss (Future Star wars movie series)
87: Lin-Manuel Miranda (Jabba Flow, The Force Awakens)
42: Donald Glover (Lando Calrissian, Solo: A Star Wars Story)
36: Kathleen Kennedy (President, Lucasfilm)
32: J.J. Abrams (Director, The Force Awakens, Episode IX)
13: Alan Horn and Alan Bergman (Chairman; President, Walt Disney Studios)
11: Kevin Mayer (Chairman, Direct-to-Consumer and International, The Walt Disney Co)
1: Bob Iger (CEO, The Walt Disney Co)