Disney+ lastly introduced when it’s going to start shooting its long-awaited sequence Obi-Wan Kenobi: this April. Though filming is beginning a month later than star Ewan McGregor initially said it could. We additionally know extra concerning the present’s different forged members, together with some massive names set to look.
Along with Ewan McGregor reprising his function because the present’s titular character, we’ll additionally see the return of different actors from the long-lasting prequel-era films, 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 on the helm, after her work on The Mandalorian.
There are additionally some big-name newcomers, as well, like Kumail Nanjiani, Rupert Good friend, Sung Kang, Moses Ingram, and Indira Varma. The sequence itself is about 10 years after Revenge of the Sith, after Anakin’s flip to the darkish facet and Palpatine executing Order 66 towards the Jedi. The present gained’t be one which’s prolonged, but it surely’ll fill in additional of Obi-Wan’s story and bolster Disney+’s spectacular lineup of upcoming planned content set inside the Star Wars universe.