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This virtual ‘Star Wars’ event is coming on May the 4th

Live-tweeting ‘The Clone Wars’ is a part of the detail

Jedi Knight Anakin Skywalker leads the fight behind enemy lines in “Star Wars: The Clone Wars,” exclusively on Disney Plus.
Jedi Knight Anakin Skywalker leads the fight behind enemy lines in “Star Wars: The Clone Wars,” exclusively on Disney Plus.
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The coronavirus pandemic won’t stop “Star Wars” fans from celebrating on May the 4th, which is also known as “Star Wars” Day.

What’s the news:

  • ReedPop — the organizers of New York Comic Con and Star Wars Celebration — will host a two-day “Star Wars” virtual event called “An Online Revelry: May the 4th Be With You” and “Revenge of the 5th.”
  • The virtual celebration will include virtual events, like live-tweeting ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ and ‘Star Wars: Rebels’ episodes, as well as “Star Wars” films.
  • The event will include Q&A sessions with writers and voice actors from the “Star Wars” franchise, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The schedule:

Day 1:

  • 8 a.m. MT — Live tweet “Star Wars: A New Hope”
  • 11 a.m. MT — Q&A with Ashley Eckstein, voice of Ahsoka Tano (via Facebook)
  • Noon MT — “Star Wars: The Clone Wars” finale
  • 1 p.m. MT — Q&A with Vanessa Marshall, voice of Hera Syndulla (via Facebook)
  • 2 p.m. MT — Live tweet “Star Wars Rebels” episode
  • 4 p.m. MT — Interviews with “Star Wars” authors
  • 5 p.m. MT — Live tweet “Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back”
  • 8 p.m. MT — Live tweet “Star Wars: Return of the Jedi”

Day 2:

  • 7 a.m. MT — Live tweet “Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith”
  • 9 a.m. MT — Dicebreaker Plays Scum & Villany RPG: Live! (via YouTube)
  • 11 a.m. MT — Comics Roundtable Live! (via Facebook)
  • 12:30 P.M. MT — Live tweet “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker”
  • 5 p.m. MT — Livestream of “Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order” (via Facebook)
  • 6 p.m. MT — Live tweet “Solo: A Star Wars Story”