Lucasfilm revealed a panel at Star Wars Celebration that will feature Obi-Wan Kenobi, Andor, The Mandalorian, and other live-action projects.
Star Wars Celebration will kick off on May 26th, right before the debut of Obi-Wan Kenobi on Disney Plus. Lucasfilm announced on Wednesday that a panel would occur on that first day of Celebration and focus on live-action projects such as Obi-Wan Kenobi, Andor, and The Mandalorian.
The announcement also reveals that the Star Wars Celebration panel will include filmmakers and guests part of the live-action projects. The panel at Celebration might feature the first two episodes of Obi-Wan Kenobi, the first trailer for Andor, details surrounding The Mandalorian season three, updates on the theatrical slate, and the announcement of other live-action projects.
In addition to Obi-Wan Kenobi, Andor, and The Mandalorian, Lucasfilm is also working on other live-action Star Wars shows for Disney Plus, which include Ahsoka, The Acolyte, and Lando. On the film side, Taika Waititi, Kevin Feige, and J.D. Dillard are working on separate projects.
Here is the synopsis for the next Star Wars series, Obi-Wan Kenobi:
During the reign of the Galactic Empire, former Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi embarks on a crucial mission. Kenobi must confront allies turned enemies and face the wrath of the Empire.”
Directed by Deborah Chow from Joby Harold’s scripts, the series stars Ewan McGregor, Hayden Christensen, Moses Ingram, Joel Edgerton, Bonnie Piesse, Kumail Nanjiani, Indira Varma, Rupert Friend, O’Shea Jackson Jr., Sung Kang, Simone Kessell, and Benny Safdie. The series will also see the return of legendary Star Wars composer John Williams, who scored a theme.
Obi-Wan Kenobi will hit Disney Plus on May 27th, 2022. Stay tuned for all the latest news on the franchise, and be sure to subscribe to Heroic Hollywood’s YouTube channel for more original video content.