Fans Blast ‘Star Wars Resistance’ Leia Voice Actress Mocking Dr. Christine Blasey Ford

Star Wars fans across the internet have reacted to Resistance voice actress Rachel Butera’s controversial video, where she mocks Dr. Christine Blasey Ford.

Butera is set to voice General Leia in the upcoming animated series, Star Wars Resistance. On Thursday, Butera released a video on Twitter of her mocking  Dr. Ford, who testified on Capitol Hill Thursday morning for sexual assault allegations. Criticism followed from Star Wars fans on Twitter, petitioning for the voice actress to be recast on the series. You can check out the controversial video and the fan responses below:

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Poe Dameron recruits young pilot Kazuda Xiono to become a spy for the Resistance to keep tabs on the growing threat of the First Order.

The series features the voices of Christopher Sean, Bobby Moynihan, Suzie McGrath, Scott Lawrence, Myrna Velasco, Josh Brener, Donald Faison, Jim Rash, Lex Lang, and Rachel Butera. The series will also feature guest appearances from Sequel Trilogy stars Oscar Isaac and Gwendoline Christie as Poe Dameron and Captain Phasma respectively.

Star Wars Resistance airs with a two-part series premiere on October 7, 2018, on Disney Channel. Stay tuned to Heroic Hollywood for the latest news on Star Wars Resistance as we learn it.

Ryden Scarnato

Ryden Scarnato

Ryden's affection for all things DC, Marvel, and Star Wars has led him to entertainment journalism at Heroic Hollywood as a News Editor.