fans of starwars from around the world gathered today at the Anaheim Convention Center in hopes of getting exclusive news on the first day of Star Wars Celebration. And they were not disappointed. To kick off the first panel of the day, Lucasfilm released the first trailer for its prequel series. rogue one, Andor.
Diego Luna will star in the series as Cassian Andor, the ruthless rebel agent who first appeared in rogue one. Interestingly, Cassian is barely in the trailer for the series that shares her name. But there is a real sense of paranoia and danger as the Empire expands. There are also fleeting glimpses of the series’ supporting cast, including Genevieve O’Reilly, Stellan Skarsgård, Adria Arjona, Denise Gough, and Kyle Soller.
It was also confirmed that Andor will have at least two seasons on Disney+. The first two episodes of Andor will premiere on August 31.
Unfortunately for fans of The Mandalorian, it will be a longer wait to see the third season of that show. Season 3 is scheduled to premiere in February 2023, with the spin-off series ahsoka directed by Rosario Dawson scheduled to follow later in the year. For now, the images of season 3 of The Mandalorian of Celebration are not online. But early reports indicate that Mando and Grogu will be making a trip to Mandalore, the devastated homeworld of the Mandalorians.
Katee Sackhoff also made a surprise appearance on stage to announce that she will reprise her role as Bo-Katan Kryze. But this time, Bo-Katan and Mando will be at odds with each other over the Darksaber, an object sacred to their people. Whoever wields the Dark Saber has a right to the throne of Mandalore. However, he can only be won in combat.
The MCU director’s Star Wars series spider-manJon Watts was also officially announced at the panel. Will be called Skeleton Crewand will take place in the same period of time as The Mandalorian. While the main story will follow young children in the Star Wars universe, one big-name actor has already signed on to head the show: Jude Law. For now, details about his character are under wraps.
starwars It’s not the only Lucasfilm franchise coming to Disney+. Ron Howard’s 1988 fantasy filmwillow, is also getting a sequel series on the streaming service. Warwick Davis is reprising his role as the titular character, alongside a new generation of heroes. The first trailer for that show was also shown to fans.
Erin Kellyman also stars in the series as Jade, with Ellie Bamber as Dove, Ruby Cruz as Kit, and Amer Chadha-Patel as Boorman. Together, they are on a journey to rescue Kit’s brother from the forces of evil.
Willow will premiere on Disney+ on November 30.