501stCast Episode 54: April 7th, 2010: Mega Interviews Inside

Dedication: This episode of the 501stCast is dedicated to Mark Hogmire, SL-2364 of Garrison Tyranus.

Show Notes: Episode LIV (April 7th, 2010)

Hosts:  Dean Plantamura (TK-899), Joe Stevenson (TK-6064), Nicky Blum (DZ-8397) 

Content Development: Nicky Blum (DZ-8397) and Dean Plantamura (TK-899)

Post-Production: Andy Fairbanks (ID-8169)

Contributors: Scott (Mongo) Gibbs TK-9091 and Cheyenne IG-9686

Recent News

Mission Reports

  • Japanese Garrison assist with Star Wars t-shirt promotion (photos)
  • Japanese Garrison troops with Kyle Newman for Fanboys premiere (photos)
  • More Adidas troops for 501st
  • Southern California Garrison teams up with the Los Angeles Kings (skating Clone video, photos)
  • Belgian Garrison troops Star Wars: In Concert (video)
  • Florida Garrison at MegaCon
    • Interview: Jason Sobol
    • Interview: Jeremy Bulloch
    • Interview: Matthew Wood & David Acord
    • Interview: Peter Mayhew
    • Interview: Steve Sansweet
  • Outpost Romania helps promote Star Wars: The Clone Wars
  • Costa Rica Outpost with the National Symphony Orchestra (video1, video2, video3, press1, press2,  Facebook photos)
  • Outpost Venezuela at Caracas Comic Con (photos, interview)
  • Dutch Garrison Troops Breda’s Comic Fair
  • Star Garrison goes all out for Comicpalooza
  • Taiwan Formosa Outpost invited to Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival
  • Star Garrison at I09’s SXSW party
  • New England Garrison
    • Teams up with Lowell Devils for Star Wars Night (photos)
    • Participated in Cub Scout Space Derby
    • Geek Week
    • Fall Brook Fair
  • Dutch Garrison helps celebrate Gymnastics Association Rijsenhout’ s 50th anniversary
  • Ohio Garrison’s Lazer Tag event for Make-A-Wish

Upcoming Events

  • C2E2
  • Celebration V update
  • Dune Sea Garrison teams up with Phoenix Suns (promotional video)


  • Shout-Out: Legion Members Wed
  • Give-Away/Trivia Question

Unit Anniversaries

  • Outpost 42 Garrison – 6th Anniversary – this month
  • Alabama Garrison – 3rd Anniversary – April 3rd
  • MidSouth Garrison – 3rd Anniversary – April 3rd
  • Star Garrison’s West Texas Squad – 1st Anniversary – April 6th
  • Turkish Outpost – 2nd Anniversary – April 10th
  • Italica Garrison’s Squads: 3T Squad, 77th Alpi Squad, Praetorian Squad and SubZero Squad – all turn 2 on April 21st
  • UK Garrison History

Honorary Member Birthdays

  • Star Wars artist Tom Hodges – April 5th
  • Star Wars artist Cynthia Cummens-Narcisi – April 6th
  • Billy Dee Williams, Lando Calrissian – April 6th
  • John Ratzenberger aka Major Bren Derlin in Empire Strikes Back – April 6th
  • Don Bies – April 7th
  • Tom Kane, Voice of Yoda and Yularen from Star Wars: The Clone Wars – April 15th
  • Hayden “Anakin Skywalker” Christensen – April 19th
  • George “Sulu” Takei, voice of Lok Durd in Star Wars: The Clone Wars – April 20th
  • Rob Coleman (ILM Lead Animator) – April 27th

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5 thoughts on “501stCast Episode 54: April 7th, 2010: Mega Interviews Inside”

  1. Something is weird with the itunes feed, I’ve downloaded the latest episode twice, it’s only 3 minutes long.

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