Dais Johnston

Dais Johnston is a staff writer at Inverse covering Entertainment and Culture, particularly international media and social justice in media. Their work has previously appeared on BUST.com and The Belladonna. They have a degree in Theatre from Agnes Scott College, focusing on screenwriting and the elements of storytelling. As a military child, Dais grew up all over the world, giving a global perspective to the stories we all enjoy and what they have in common. They are also part of a zoom theatre troupe, the Cobalt Internet Theater, live-streaming table reads of classic TV and movie scripts.

Rebel with a cause

Star Wars Easter egg could confirm a huge time-travel theory

We’re seeing more clues to an otherworldly locale.

Right Hand Umbaran

Andor Episode 4 quietly referenced Palpatine’s secret mistress

Could we get a cameo from the first lady of the Empire?

Rebel With a Cause

17 years later, Star Wars finally returns to its most important planet

For the first time, Andor shows us the metropolis in the Empire era.

Deep Sith

New Star Wars comic changes the origins of a famous Sith tradition

A new comic reveals what the Sith looked like "a long, long time ago."

Lost Legends

'Mandalorian' Season 3 could reveal the secret origins of Mandalore

With the series returning to Mandalore, now's the perfect time to introduce the species that first settled the planet.

This is the way
Avengers JV

She-Hulk Episode 6 just secretly introduced a mutant

The deadbeat ex-husband is actually an Avenger.

Twin Suns

Star Wars photos teases a return to Tatooine with one massive change

Could The Acolyte visit this beloved planet in an entirely different era?

Rebel with a Cause
Rebel With a Cause

What is Andor about? Kenari reveals the show's secret Star Wars politics

Extensive flashbacks show Cassian's past, adding a whole new layer to both his character and Star Wars as a whole.

Rebel With a Cause

Andor just changed a classic Star Wars formula with one major character

Stellan Skarsgård plays Luthen Rael, and his character is reframing Star Wars.

Rebel With a Cause
The Inverse Interview

'Andor' redefines a popular Star Wars character in "disturbing" new ways

Diego Luna, Adria Arjona, Fiona Shaw, and Genevieve O'Reilly open up about their revolutionary Star Wars roles in 'Andor.'

The Inverse Review
Lost Legends

Star Wars might be about to bring a beloved comics character to life

Andor is a standalone story, but a huge comic book cameo might be waiting in the wings.


'She-Hulk' is wasting its hero's greatest superpower

The Disney+ series has never been shy about its fourth-wall breaks, but has the writers' room forgotten they exist?

The Inverse Interview
Cult Week