Replace – December 21, 2021: Now we have up to date this put up so as to add the simply confirmed sequence The E-book of Boba Fett to our record of upcoming Disney Plus Star Wars exhibits.
The Rise of Skywalker is the final Star Wars characteristic movie from Disney till not less than late 2023. Nevertheless, followers of the sci-fi/fantasy franchise will nonetheless get loads of new live-action content material over the subsequent few years. That’s as a result of there are a ton of upcoming Disney Plus Star Wars exhibits within the works.
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The streaming service is already residence to all the characteristic movies. Nevertheless, Disney Plus struck it massive with the discharge of its hit Star Wars TV spin-off The Mandalorian in November 2019. Now, as Disney Plus has launched in additional nations, much more persons are capable of formally watch The Mandalorian and his lovable companion, “the kid.” They’re additionally capable of watch the all-new seventh and ultimate season of the acclaimed animated sequence Star Wars: The Clone Wars. You may even watch an all-new Lego Star Wars Vacation Particular on the service.
However what lies forward for Disney Plus Star Wars exhibits? Let’s use the Drive (or relatively, earlier bulletins from Disney) to see into the long run and get the information on the service’s plans for maybe the most important popular culture franchise of all time.
The E-book of Boba Fett (December 2021)
The tip of The Mandalorian Season 2 contained a giant shock for many viewers (Spoiler Alert). It confirmed bounty hunter Boba Fett, alongside along with his companion Fennec Shand, getting into the palace of the now-deceased Jabba the Hutt on Tattoine. After assassinating Jabba’s proper hand alien Bib Fortuna, we noticed Boba sit down in Jabba’s former throne. Lastly, it was revealed that “The E-book of Boba Fett” would debut in December 2021.
The official press launch doesn’t supply up far more info. It does verify that Temuera Morrison might be again as Boba, together with Ming-Na Wen as Fennec Shand. It additionally states that director Robert Rodriguez (Sin Metropolis, Alita: Battle Angel), who directed an episode of The Mandalorian season 2, might be an govt producer of the sequence, together with Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni. It’s doubtless that he might be directing not less than one of many episodes of this new present.
In case you are questioning what’s occurring with season 3 of The Mandalorian, the press launch for The E-book of Boba Fett says that it’ll go into manufacturing in 2021, so it’s doubtless that we must wait till early 2022 for that season to seem.
Star Wars: Andor (2022)
One of many massive Disney Plus Star Wars exhibits within the works will deal with two of essentially the most memorable characters within the movie Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Actor Diego Luna will star within the sequence, reprising his function as Insurgent officer Cassian Andor. The opposite returning character is Ok-2SO, the previous Imperial droid that’s now programmed to work with the Riot. Actor Alan Tudyk will once more present the voice and movement seize performing for the function.
Different individuals who have been solid embrace Genevieve O’Reilly, who performed the youthful Mon Mothma in Rogue One. The solid record additionally contains Adria Arjona, Denise Gough, Stellan Skarsgard and Kyle Soller in at the moment unknown roles.
The plot of the sequence is unknown at this level. The one factor we do know is that it takes place nicely earlier than the occasions of Rogue One (for apparent causes) and it will likely be a “rousing spy thriller.” Filming for the sequence ought to start later this yr for a 2022 drop date on Disney Plus. Tony Gilroy, who was credited with co-writing Rogue One, will write the pilot episode of the sequence. Toby Haynes, who has directed episodes of Physician Who, Sherlock, and the Emmy-award successful Black Mirror episode U.S.S. Callister will direct the primary three episodes of the sequence. Filming in London has already begun.
Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi (2022)
One other main entry within the Disney Plus Star Wars exhibits record is the Obi-Wan Kenobi sequence. Sure, Ewan McGregor, who performed the function of the Jedi within the Star Wars prequel movies, is slated to return to play Obi-Wan (Ben) Kenobi. Not a lot is thought about this sequence but, aside from it takes place 10 years after Revenge of the Sith. We do know that Hayden Christensen might be returning as Darth Vader. Deborah Chow, who directed two episodes of The Mandalorian throughout its first season, will reportedly direct all six episodes of the Obi-Wan present. Manufacturing has now been delayed till March 2021.
Star Wars: The Unhealthy Batch (2021)
Disney Plus not too long ago dropped the seventh and ultimate season of the acclaimed Star Wars: The Clone Wars animated sequence. That present launched followers to The Unhealthy Batch, a bunch of Republic clone troopers with completely different genetic codes and abilities in comparison with many of the different clones. Now, Disney plans to launch a complete spinoff sequence specializing in these troopers, Star Wars: The Unhealthy Batch.
The sequence will happen after The Clone Wars. We presume that the Unhealthy Batch troopers weren’t affected by the Emperor’s Order 66 directive. The official press launch states that the Unhealthy Batch might be taking up “daring mercenary missions as they wrestle to remain afloat and discover a new function.” Dave Filoni, who led the unique Clone Wars workforce, is an govt producer for this new sequence, which is due in 2021. It might be probably the greatest Disney Plus Star Wars exhibits.
Star Wars: The Acolyte (TBD)
This present itself is being created by Leslye Headland. She was the co-creator and showrunner of the Emmy-winning Netflix sequence Russian Doll that debuted in 2019. Not a lot is thought about this present, aside from it will likely be female-centric and might be a “mystery-thriller that can take the viewers right into a galaxy of shadowy secrets and techniques and rising darkish facet powers within the ultimate days of the Excessive Republic period.”
Star Wars: Ashoka (TBD)
Rosario Dawson portrayed the Jedi Knight Ashoka Tano within the second season of The Mandalorian. Now she’s going to get her personal restricted sequence set through the occasions of that present. Nothing else has been revealed about this sequence.
Star Wars: Rangers of the New Republic (TBD)
Right here’s one other spin-off of the Mandalorian, which can reportedly hyperlink up with its father or mother present and Ashoka in a narrative that can conclude in a “climactic story occasion”. Nothing else is thought in regards to the sequence.
Star Wars: Lando (TBD)
Lando Calrissian is coming again on this sequence created by Justin Simien, director of the film Expensive White Folks. Nothing else is thought in regards to the sequence, together with who will play Lando.
Star Wars: Visions (TBD)
This might be a sequence of 10 quick movies created by a few of the finest Japanese anime administrators and studios. Nothing else is thought in regards to the sequence.
Star Wars: A Droid Story (TBD)
A collaboration between Lucasfilm Animation and Industrial Mild and Magic, this animated sequence will deal with a brand new droid within the Star Wars universe. It is going to be guided by basic droids R2-D2 and C-3PO.
That’s a take a look at all of the Disney Plus Star Wars exhibits coming within the subsequent few years. We are going to replace this put up when extra info on these Disney Plus Star Wars exhibits are revealed.