The series “Obi-wan Kenobi” hasn’t even debuted yet, and yet another spin-off of “Star Wars” is in production. The franchise’s official Twitter profile released a behind-the-scenes photo of “Ahsoka” and announced the start of the recordings. “Ahsoka” is actually a spin-off of “The Mandalorian”, which is a spin-off of “Star Wars”.
The new series, expected for 2023, will follow the character Ahsoka Tano, played by Rosario Dawson. She appeared in the 3rd season of the series “The Mandalorian”, released in 2020 on Disney+.
Ahsoka, an Original series, starts production today. pic.twitter.com/b5WgGBihHo
— Star Wars (@starwars) May 9, 2022
“Ahsoka” will have Hayden Christensen, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Ray Stevenson, Ivanna Sakhno and Natasha Liu Bordizzo in the cast. The script was in charge of Dave Filonithe creator of “Star Wars: The Bad Batch”, “Star Wars: The Resistance” and “Star Wars Rebels”.
Ewan McGregor Review All Star Wars Before Shooting “Obi-Wan Kenobi”
The actor Ewan McGregor revealed, during an interview for the TV show” Jimmy KimmelLive!“who reviewed all the movies”Star Wars” before recording the new series “Obi-Wan Kenobi“. Present in three feature films of the franchise, the British said that “Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace“, from 1999, has a special place in his heart.
“For me, getting this role was a huge thing. Going back and reviewing my performance in that movie was so much fun,” she said.
He also spoke about “Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith“, released in theaters in 2005.”The last one I did, Revenge of the Sith, we filmed in Australia in 2003. It’s been a long time – almost 20 years! It was very interesting to review all these films“.
And you, have you done your marathon? “Obi-Wan Kenobi” debut on Disney+ in may, 27!