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.

Movies

The Daniels Will Return to the Big Screen in 2026

What do you get the directors who did Everything?

ByDais Johnston
Movies

James Gunn’s 'Superman: Legacy' Ditches the “Legacy”

Just Superman. It’s cleaner.

ByDais Johnston
News

Don’t Mourn the Cancelled 'Mandalorian' Video Game

The Jedi reign supreme over Star Wars gaming.

ByDais Johnston
News

Chill Out, Rey's Star Wars Movie Doesn't Even Have a Title Yet

Rey is getting a new adventure, but it’s not a new beginning.

ByDais Johnston
News

The 'Road House' Controversy Proves AI Isn’t Going Anywhere

AI may have circumvented a major post-production step.

ByDais Johnston
News

Star Wars Will Finally Reveal More About its Most Mysterious Jedi

Beq to the future.

ByDais Johnston
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It’s Time For One Last Ninja Job

Netflix just dropped the year’s coolest show.

ByDais Johnston
TV

Star Wars' Next Show Will Change What We Know About the Force

What happens when we examine our heroes?

ByDais Johnston
Review

'The Regime' is a Political Thriller in a Funhouse Mirror

It’s Elena’s world, we’re just living in it.

ByDais Johnston
Movies

Ben Affleck’s Strangest Action Movie is Getting a Sequel

New home, same accountant.

ByDais Johnston
The Way

The Biggest New Star Wars Movie Just Broke a Crucial Lucasfilm Tradition

Should we be worried?

ByDais Johnston
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Netflix’s Latest Dystopian Show Puts Our Reality TV Obsession on Steroids

Don’t be fooled by its goofiness — this is a sci-fi story unlike any other.

ByDais Johnston
Lost Legends

A Forgotten Star Wars Villain Could Completely Redefine Sith Canon

Like father, like clone son.

ByDais Johnston
News

Freevee’s Potential Loss Would be a Crushing Blow to TV History

Your favorite canceled shows may be in big trouble.

ByDais Johnston
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'The Second Best Hospital In The Galaxy' Is A Heartfelt Yet Goofy Delight

Scrubs meets Tuca and Bertie... in space!

ByDais Johnston
News

25 Years Later, a Huge Gap in the Star Wars Timeline is About to be Filled

About a space boy.

ByDais Johnston
Movies

'Jurassic World' and Gareth Edwards Are a Smart Match

An old franchise pro takes on a new world.

ByDais Johnston
Movies

The 'Borderlands' Trailer is an Antidote to Dark and Gloomy Apocalypse Stories

Get ready to love (or hate) Claptrap.

ByDais Johnston
News

The Darkest Superhero Movie of the ‘90s is Finally Coming to 4K

Buildings burn, people die, but good movies are forever.

ByDais Johnston
Review

'The Bad Batch' Season 3 Doesn’t Lose Sight of What Matters

Final seasons don’t have to be so final.

ByDais Johnston