Disney’s resolution to create new Star Wars and Marvel Cinematic Universe tales as episodic streaming reveals has paid off handsomely up to now. The Mandalorian, WandaVision, and now The Falcon and the Winter Soldier are all smash hits. Many extra reveals are on the way in which, together with Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi, which begins filming in April.
Ewan McGregor is reprising his function as Outdated Ben, who we final noticed in Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith. That movie’s tragic ending of Anakin Skywalker remodeling into Darth Vader is the muse for this present, which picks up roughly 10 years after that occasion. Hayden Christensen can be reprising his function as Darth Vader, who will hopefully have extra strains of dialogue than “Noooo!”
Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi is directed by Deborah Chow, who additionally filmed two episodes of The Mandalorian. Lucasfilm today announced extra of the solid, which is loaded with names you will acknowledge. We will sit up for seeing Moses Ingram, Kumail Nanjiani (an actor from Mass Impact and was on an episode of Replay), Joel Edgerton, Simone Kessell, Rupert Good friend, Benny Safdie, Sung Kang, O’Shea Jackson Jr., Bonnie Piesse, and Indira Varma. You’ll be able to see the official announcement picture under:
We have no story specifics but, however it’s secure to imagine Obi-Wan will spend a major period of time on Tatooine, the place we see him defending Luke Skywalker from afar in Star Wars: A New Hope. Some hypothesis believes Obi-Wan by no means leaves this planet, and that your complete present will happen on it, however I would prefer to assume he’ll discover threats that take him off world to totally different areas. Whether it is simply on Tatooine, seeing Darth Vader return right here might be mighty attention-grabbing.
No launch date or additional particulars got, however it will not have your complete Star Wars highlight. A 3rd season of The Mandalorian is on the way in which, and we’re additionally getting first seasons of The Book of Boba Fett, The Unhealthy Batch, Ahsoka, Rangers of the New Republic, A Droid Story, The Acolyte, Lando, and Andor.