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Louise Y. Wilson

Louise Y. Wilson is an Australian content and technical writer with a lifelong passion for Star Wars and The Lord of the Rings. She had a Bachelor of Arts in English and a first class honours degree in history. Louise has worked as a business-to-business journalist and editor in Australia and the UK. Her hobbies include blogging and making YouTube edits about Star Wars, Lord of the Rings and Marvel.

Explained: Who Was Anakin Skywalker’s Father?

Anakin Skywalker – Darth Vader – is the pivotal character of the Skywalker Saga. He is the hero, then villain, of Episodes I to VI, with the sequel trilogy exploring his legacy. Anakin’s parentage was revealed in The Phantom Menace. Viewers learned Anakin’s mother was a slave named Shmi Skywalker. And his father? As Shmi …

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What Happens to Grogu After the Mandalorian?

The Mandalorian introduced one of Star Wars’ most popular characters ever – ‘Baby Yoda’, otherwise known as Grogu. But what exactly happens to everyone’s favorite little green alien? Grogu’s fate is a mystery. There is no appearance or mention of him in the Star Wars sequel trilogy, set 25 years after the events of The …

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Explained: Who Are Rey’s Parents in Star Wars? Names Confirmed!

Rey’s parents are Dathan and Miramir. Dathan, her father, was a clone of Palpatine. Miramar, her mother, was from the forest planet Hyperkarn. The pair left Rey behind on Jakku to hide her from Ochi of Bestoon, an assassin hired by Palpatine to kidnap her.

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Yoda and Grogu Species Explained: Are They Related?

‘Baby Yoda’, or Grogu, was the surprise star of The Mandalorian. The big-eyed, elven-eared little creature quickly became a popular Star Wars character. Jedi Master Yoda has always been a Star Wars fan favorite, so it’s not surprising Grogu was a hit with audiences. But who are the little green Force users, and where did …

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Pippin’s Song ‘The Edge of Night’ Lyrics & Meaning

Pippin’s song is a key emotional point in the Lord of the Rings film trilogy. The short, melancholy tune, sung mostly acapella, is performed by Pippin for an unfeeling Lord Denethor. Denethor gorges on food – tomato bits dribbling down his chin like blood – as his son Faramir embarks on a military suicide mission. …

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10 Facts & FAQs About Morfydd Clark, Galadriel in The Lord of the Rings Series

Morfydd Clark is a Welsh actress who plays the role of Galadriel in the Lord of the Rings TV series on Amazon Prime. She was born in 1989 in Sweden and moved to Penarth, Wales, as a toddler. Morfydd is a rising star, with an impressive career in film, television, and theatre. Here are some …

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What Are the Two Trees of Valinor in The Lord of the Rings?

Trees feature prominently in The Lord of the Rings, from the White Tree of Gondor to the woods of Lothlorien, and the walking Ents of Mirkwood. The enduring symbolism of magical trees originates in two magical gold and silver trees of Valinor, created and destroyed long before Frodo Baggins and the One Ring. The Two …

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Morgoth vs Sauron: Who Was More Powerful?

Sauron, as the titular Lord of the Rings, is Tolkien’s most famous Big-Bad. In the Legendarium’s main stories, Sauron is the Dark Lord conquering Middle Earth with his One Ring of power. However, long before the events of The Lord of the Rings, there was another Dark Lord – Morgoth. Originally Melkor, the most powerful …

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11 Most Powerful Elves in Middle Earth & Lord of the Rings (Ranked)

The elves of Middle Earth are an incredible race of leaders, warriors, and artists. They play a pivotal role in shaping the world in the First, Second, and Third ages. The elves fight against evil – Morgoth and then Sauron – throughout history, only leaving Middle Earth when the One Ring (and by extension Sauron) …

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