Disney+ lastly announced when it will its extensive-awaited collection Obi-Wan Kenobi: this April. While filming is setting up a month afterwards than star Ewan McGregor at first it would. We also know much more about the show’s other cast customers, together with some big names established to appear.
In addition to Ewan McGregor reprising his position as the show’s titular character, we’ll also see the return of other actors from the legendary prequel-period flicks, like Hayden Christensen return as Kenobi’s apprentice Anakin Skywalker (a la the inimitable Darth Vader) together with Joel Edgerton and Bonnie Piesse as Uncle Owen and Aunt Beru, respectively. We’ll even get to see director Deborah Chow again at the helm, right after her do the job on .
There are also some large-name newcomers, to boot, like Kumail Nanjiani, Rupert Pal, Sung Kang, Moses Ingram, and Indira Varma. The series itself is set 10 a long time soon after Revenge of the Sith, after Anakin’s change to the dim side and Palpatine executing Order 66 from the Jedi. The display will not be a single which is prolonged, but it’ll fill in additional of Obi-Wan’s tale and bolster Disney+’s impressive lineup of set inside of the Star Wars universe.