D23: Obi-Wan Series With Ewan McGregor Confirmed!

D23: Obi-Wan collection with Ewan McGregor confirmed!

Today on the D23 2019 Expo, Lucas movie and Disney+ formally introduced the long-rumored Obi-Wan collection, and confirmed the return of Ewan McGregor as the long-lasting Jedi!

McGregor obtained a heat welcome when he arrived onstage to make it official. It was additionally revealed that scripts are at the moment being written and capturing will occur someday subsequent 12 months. The new collection will happen eight years after the occasions of Revenge of the Sith, the place we final noticed Obi-Wan delivering the toddler Luke Skywalker to his Tatooine homestead. An up to date timeline graphic proven on the occasion locations the Obi-Wan present as occurring someplace in the course of the span of occasions in Solo: A Star Wars Story.

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McGregor took over the function of Obi-Wan for the Star Wars prequel trilogy 20 years in the past from the late Alec Guinness. His final live-action look was in 2005’s Revenge of the Sith. However, McGregor additionally lent his voice to Rey’s Force imaginative and prescient in The Force Awakens. Additionally, McGregor hasn’t been shy about his need to reprise his function.

Two years in the past, director Stephen Daldry was supposedly lined as much as direct a standalone Obi-Wan movie. Unfortunately, the dismal field workplace efficiency of Solo: A Star Wars Story put all of the spinoff motion pictures on maintain.

No different particulars concerning the potential Obi-Wan collection are at the moment accessible. A couple of Star Wars novels and comics have explored Obi-Wan’s life on Tatooine between Episodes III and IV. Obi-Wan additionally had a memorable rematch with Darth Maul in Star Wars Rebels. But any story route for the brand new present is solely conjecture at this level.

Disney+ already has two live-action Star Wars collection lined up: The Mandalorian and the untitled Cassian Andor collection.

What do you need to see in a possible Obi-Wan Kenobi collection? Share your ideas within the remark part beneath!

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