Sana calls up Tokata Iron Eyes, a 16-year-old leader within her indigenous community. From an early age, Tokata has stood up for Lakota land and worked to amplify her community’s history and legacy. Speaking over the phone from the Pine Ridge reservation in South Dakota, Tokata reflects on the power of storytelling and why she’s so passionate about empowering other young people in her community.
For more about Tokata, and to see her story immortalized in a Marvel comic book, watch the next episode of Marvel’s Hero Project, streaming January 17 on Disney+.
Judy sits down with Elizabeth Hurley, who joined the cast of Marvel’s Runaways this season as the magical and sinister Morgan le Fay. But first: who even is Morgan le Fay? To answer that question, Judy and Sana welcome Lorraine Cink to the studio to give them the lowdown on Morgan le Fay’s character in the comics.
Ally Maki plays Mina Hess in Marvel's Cloak & Dagger and voices Giggle McDimples in Toy Story 4. When she's not onscreen, she's busy running the Asian American Girl Club, an apparel brand she founded that's focused on redefining what it means to be a modern Asian American woman. Judy and Sana welcome her into the studio to talk about her acting career, founding her own company, and why it's important to own your narrative.
Judy, Sana, and Angélique share standout memories from an eventful year at Marvel and beyond! Their highlights include the five-year anniversary of Kamala Khan, the red carpet for Marvel Studios’ Captain Marvel, and the recent launch of Marvel’s Hero Project.
This week, Judy and Angélique board the Millennium Falcon and journey to the Star Wars Expanded Universe! First, Judy speaks with Rebecca Roanhorse, writer of the new novel Resistance Reborn. The book is part of “Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker,” a series of books and comics connected to the upcoming film. Then, Judy goes to Lucasfilm in San Francisco and sits down with Jennifer Heddle, Executive Editor of Star Wars books for Disney Publishing.
With the help of Alice Rosenthal (Business & Content Manager for Licensing & Creative Services) and Lorraine Cink (Senior Creative Producer, cohost of This Week in Marvel), Judy, Sana, and Angélique give you the rundown on which Marvel gifts will make you the most loved gift-giver in your family this holiday season.
What happens after a comic is written and drawn? To close out their behind-the-scenes look at the making of EXCALIBUR, Judy and Sana talk through all the finishing touches with Assistant Editor Annalise Bissa and colorist Erick Arciniega. Plus, Editor-in-Chief CB Cebulski returns to tie it all together.
Judy and Sana begin a two-episode journey into how comic books get made, from concept to final product. To do this, they go behind the scenes of the new EXCALIBUR run, interviewing creators at all stages of the process. In Part 1, they introduce EXCALIBUR with Marvel Comics Editor-In-Chief CB Cebulski, then talk to Senior Editor Jordan D. White, writer Tini Howard, and artist Marcus To.
In just a few short years, Jen Bartel's art has jumped from the pages of comics to all kinds of places — Adidas shoes, Metallica posters, pins, and so much more. She tells Judy and Sana all about how she finally nailed down her singular style, how a combination of fan art and reliability helped land her first big jobs, and why mentoring new artists is so important.
Judy sits down with actress and cancer activist (or "actor-vist") Sharon Blynn about the mission behind her foundation, Bald is Beautiful, and her experience in Marvel Studios' Captain Marvel and Spider-Man: Far From Home. You may recognize her as Soren, the Skrull refugee who fought side-by-side with her husband Talos!
Lorraine Cink returns to highlight the magnificent women Super Heroes throughout Marvel history! In this special 2010s edition, she covers the introduction of our latest crew of heavy-hitters including Ms. Marvel, Iron Heart, Moon Girl, and more!
Lorraine Cink chats with playwright Masi Asare about "Mirror of Most Value", part of the Marvel Spotlight program which creates plays for teenagers. They talk about how to recreate fanfiction for the stage, Ms. Marvel's intense relatability, and more.
Playwright Karen Zacarias joined Sana for a discussion about her new work "Squirrel Girl Goes to College" for the Marvel Spotlight program, which creates stage plays for teenagers. They chat about her getting into writing as a way to empathize with a former bully, reading and collecting comics with her husband, and more!
Fellow podcasters Caroline Ervin and Cristen Conger of “Unladylike” join Judy and Sana to talk about their new book “Unladylike: A Field Guide to Smashing the Patriarchy and Claiming Your Space” and more!
Judy and Sana celebrate their 10th San Diego Comic-Con panel by stacking the stage with eight amazing Marvel women: Kathleen Wisneski (Associate Comics Editor), Nnedi Okorafor (Marvel writer); Amanda Conner (Marvel artist), Trinh Tran (Executive, Production & Development, Marvel Studios), Vanessa Marshall (Voice Actor, Games and Animation), Aimee Carlson (VP of Original Programming, Marvel TV), Becka McIntosh (Director of Operations, Marvel Games), and Victoria Alonso (EVP, Production, Marvel Studios).
Judy sits down with three women who were central to the making of 'Wolverine: The Lost Trail': Chloe Prasinos (Associate Director), Chloe Wilson (Producer), and Angélique Roché (Consulting Producer). You can now listen to 'Wolverine: The Lost Trail' on any podcast player, including Apple, Spotify, Stitcher, and Google Play.
To celebrate Pride Month, Judy and Sana asked three Marvel creators to share their stories - Vita Ayala, writer of AGE OF X-MAN: PRISONER X and ACTS OF EVIL, Tini Howard, writer of THANOS and AGE OF CONAN: BELIT, and Leah Williams, writer of GWENPOOL STRIKES BACK and X-TREMISTS.
Judy visits the set of Marvel's "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." to talk to Chloe Bennet (Daisy "Skye" Johnson), Natalia Cordova-Buckley (Elena "Yo-Yo" Rodriquez), and Ming-Na Wen (Melinda May) about how their characters have grown over the years and what fans can expect from the 6th season.
Watch brand new episodes of Marvel's "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." Season 6 on Fridays at 8|7c on ABC!
In celebration of Marvel Studios' "Captain Marvel", Judy, Sana and Lorraine talk to Mary Livanos of Marvel Studios and Brigadier General Jeannie Leavitt. Go pick up Marvel Studios Captain Marvel on Digital now and on Blu Ray June 11th.
Judy and Sana talk with writer and journalist Ann Nocenti about how she got her start at Marvel all the way through creating iconic characters like Typhoid Mary, Longshot and Mojo. Afterwards, our very own Lorraine Cink returns to talk about some rad ...
Judy and Sana talk to actress Tati Gabrielle about how she ended up at the red carpet for Marvel Studios' "Captain Marvel," her roles on "Chilling Adventures of Sabrina" and "The 100," and what cryptid she sees herself as.
Judy and Sana talk with Earth's Mightiest Show co-host Lorraine Cink, Senior Writer at Insomnia Sam Maggs, Writer Margaret Stohl, Marvel Sales & Communications Administrator Andrea Towers, and Marvel VP of Creative & Content Development Stephen Wacker ...
Judy and Sana talk with Marvel's 'Cloak and Dagger" stars Olivia Holt (Tandy Bowen/Dagger) and Emma Lahana (Brigid O'Reilly / Mayhem) about their experiences working on the new season, and the ways their characters grow throughout the year.
In this Marvel Studios' Avengers: Endgame Special, correspondent Tamara Krinsky spoke with actor Karen Gillan (Nebula) and Executive Producer Trinh Tran about their incredible experience working on the film.
Judy and Sana welcome Trina Robbins back to discuss the indie comics explosion of the 1970s before talking to Karen Green, Curator for Comics and Cartoons at Columbia University. Afterwards, Lorraine Cink returns to talk about her favorite 70s characters!
To celebrate Marvel's 80th anniversary, Lorraine Cink talks about some of Marvel's iconic female characters from the 1960s including The Wasp, Susan Storm of the Fantastic 4, and Jean Grey of the X-Men!
Tini Howard (writer), Eve Ewing (writer), Jenny Frison (artist), and Ashley Witter (artist) joined the Women of Marvel panel at C2E2 to talk about how they broke into the industry, their current projects, and advice for aspiring comic creators.
In celebration of Marvel’s 80th anniversary, Judy and Sana talk with writer and herstorian Trina Robbins about female comic readership in the Golden Age, the popular genres of the time and notable creators, including Ruth Atkinson, Fran Hopper ...
Judy and Sana sit down with writer Kelly Sue DeConnick and Stephen Wacker (Marvel VP, Creative & Content Development) to talk about reimagining Carol Danvers as Captain Marvel and DeConnick's landmark series that launched in 2012. They discuss the ...
Judy and Sana are joined by fans Rafael Rodrigues, Alison Baker, and Lisa Kristeena Johnson to talk about the fandom, involvement and inclusion in the community, and their excitement for the upcoming Marvel Studios Captain Marvel film.
D'Arcy Carden joins the show to talk about the success of "The Good Place" along with her love of the greater comedy community. Afterwards, Lorraine Cink stops by to talk about Marvel's first female characters in "Marvel Comics #1" to celebrate ...
Authors Lorraine Cink ("Powers of a Girl") and Preeti Chhibber ("A Thousand Beginnings and Endings") join Judy and Sana to talk about what draws them to writing for young adults, and the support they've felt from within the writing community at large.
Directors, producers, and writers Jen and Sylvia Soska join Judy and Sana to talk about their beginnings in horror, from being inspired by grindhouse films to making their own movies and creating opportunities for women in meaningful acting and ...
Judy and Sana talk to Alanna Smith (Associate Editor) and Kathleen Wisneski (Assistant Editor) to chat about comic books they loved working on and reading including AVENGERS, WEST COAST AVENGERS, IMMORTAL HULK, VENOM, RUNAWAYS, and more!
Judy and Sana are joined by guests Jamie Frevele (Marvel.com Editor, Co-Host of ‘This Week in Marvel’) and Alice Rosenthal (Business & Content Manager for Licensing & Creative Services) for Women of Marvel's 5th annual gift guide! Find something to...
Judy and Sana talk to Andrea Rene, Terri Schwartz and Allegra Frank about getting into gaming, how gender is represented in the industry, and how it feels to play a game before everyone else. Play Marvel's Spider-Man available exclusively for PS4!
Make sure to check back November 10th for the full episode where Judy and Sana sit down to talk with Marvel Studios' Danielle Costa, VP of Visual Effects, Heidi Moneymaker, stuntwomen and actress, and Wendy Craig wardrobe supervisor.
Cosplay superstars Hannah Kent and Beverly Downen join hosts Judy and Sana to talk about the craft that goes into creating their brilliant Marvel costumes, and the work that comes with building up a presence online.
Marsha Griffin (VP, Current Series and Development at Marvel Animation) joins Sana and Judy for a conversation about her long route to landing a job at Marvel, and how that turned into both directing and producing for animation.
Judy and Sana are joined by Marvel creators Margaret Stohl (Writer, Life of Captain Marvel), Leah Williams (Writer, X-Men: Gold Annual, Domino Annual), Jen Bartel (Artist, The Mighty Thor: At The Gates Of Valhalla), Rachelle Rosenberg (Colorist ...
Celia Keenan-Bolger sits down with Judy and Sana to talk about her role as Agent Sally Pierce in “Marvel’s Wolverine: The Long Night”, finding her community among theatre kids, and being a mother. Listen to “Marvel’s Wolverine: The Long ...
Megan Bradner (VP, Development and Production) talks with Judy and Sana about her love of serialized storytelling in comic books and soap operas, her long-time work on Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., and how gratifying it is to work with actors and ...
Lori Lombert (Marvel, Director of Software Engineering) joins Judy and Sana to talk about learning to code in the Dominican Republic, and her journey from hands-on development to managing a team of 20 people.
College sports analyst and host Maria Taylor joins Judy and Sana for an ESPN x Marvel team up around the College Football Playoff! They talk putting college football mascots on comic book covers, growing up as a woman athlete, and shifting from player ...
Live from San Diego Comic-Con 2018, Judy and Sana talk with panelists G. Willow Wilson (writer, MS. MARVEL), Mairghread Scott (writer, “Marvel Rising”), Kathreen Khavari (actor, “Marvel Rising”), Milana Vayntrub (actor, “Marvel Rising”) ...
Simone Missick (“Marvel’s Luke Cage”) and Angélique Roché (Marvel’s Voices) join Judy and Sana to talk about why Misty Knight and Captain Marvel’s hair is integral to their characters, and to share their own personal successes and struggles...
Eisner-nominated Kelly Thompson joins Sana and Judy to talk about her upcoming series WEST COAST AVENGERS, creating her own versions of her favorite Super Heroes as a kid, and her winding path to becoming a professional writer.
Lauren Shippen (creator, writer, and director, The Bright Sessions) stops by to talk about women and LGBTQ+ representation in podcasting, why she started her popular audio drama, and her love for The Winter Soldier.
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Gillian Jacobs (actor, Ibiza and Life of the Party) chats with Judy about her directorial debut, how she became a comedic actress, and history's overlooked female engineers, computer programmers, and producers.
Mackenzie Cadenhead (author, Sally’s Bones, Sleeper, and the young reader series Marvel’s Super Hero Adventures) shares how she got into comic books, how she convinced Sana to stay in the comics industry, and why comics are an important tool in ...
Live from C2E2, Judy is joined by Senior Editor Jen Grunwald and comic creators Jen Bartel, Katie Cook, and Rachelle Rosenberg to share how they stay true to their personal styles when creating comics.
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Sana and Judy welcome JoAnn McLaughlin (SVP of Global Merchandise and Product Development) to chat about her 25+ years of history at Marvel, creating some of the most popular Marvel toys, and being a woman in the boardroom.
Judy and Sana are back with more Marvel’s Jessica Jones! They welcome Carrie-Anne Moss (Jeri Hogarth) and Rachael Taylor (Trish Walker) to discuss their characters, their relationships with Jessica, and to share advice with young fans.
With Season 2 of Marvel’s Jessica Jones now streaming, Judy welcomes Krysten Ritter and Melissa Rosenberg (Showrunner) to chat about the importance of a female lead, Jessica's fashion, and to give advice to young fans.
To celebrate the 100th episode of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Judy and Sana welcome back Ming-Na Wen, Chloe Bennet, Elizabeth Henstridge, and Natalia Cordova-Buckley to chat about the past five years, their love for their fans, and more!
We welcome Latoya Peterson, Deputy Editor of Digital Innovations for The Undefeated! Judy and Sana dive into her cosplay and fandom history, love of Riri Williams, and the importance of race diversity within comics.
We go behind the scenes of Marvel Studios’ Black Panther! Lorraine talks to Production Designer Hannah Beachler about building the film's beautiful African-inspired sets. Plus, Judy chats to wearable art designer Douriean Fletcher about creating gold...
Welcome to the new Women of Marvel! Judy and Christina chat with She-Hulk writer Mariko Tamaki about what color means to Jennifer Walters.
Produced by Judy Stephens and Brandon Grugle
Associate Produced by Chloe Wilson
Art by Allyson Wakeman
The Women of Marvel are joined by X-Men editor Daniel Ketchum to introduce you to David Haller, aka Legion, from the comics.
Legion, the new original series from FX and Marvel, premieres February 8th 10 PM on FX.
For this week's podcast, hosts Judy Stephens and Sana Amanat welcome Margaret Stohl, writer of Mighty Captain Marvel and Black Widow: Forever Red, to the podcast to chat Carol after Civil War II, writing comics and more!