Jennifer Heddle

Jennifer Heddle is senior editor of adult fiction (novels, comic books, roleplaying games) at Lucasfilm. She has been in genre publishing for over 15 years, working previously at Simon & Schuster and Penguin. As a lifelong Star Wars fan, working on Star Wars fiction is a dream come true. She is originally from New York City but currently resides in Alameda, California, where she spends much of her time missing New York bagels.

  • First Star Wars Memory
    Seeing A New Hope in the theater in 1977, then splashing around in my pool afterward, pretending it was the Death Star exploding.
  • Favorite Film
    The Empire Strikes Back
  • Favorite Character
    Princess Leia Organa
  • Favorite Scene
    Han and Leia’s first kiss in The Empire Strikes Back.
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