Last December at its Investor Day event,
There’s still plenty that we don’t know about the show, but on Monday, March 29th,
In addition to announcing the start of production,
“The story [of the series] begins 10 years after the dramatic events of Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith where Kenobi faced his greatest defeat, the downfall and corruption of his best friend and Jedi apprentice, Anakin Skywalker turned evil Sith Lord Darth Vader,” Lucasfilm explains on the official Star Wars website.
Deborah Chow, who has directed episodes of Mr. Robot, Better Call Saul, and most recently of The Mandalorian, will direct all six episodes of Obi-Wan Kenobi. Kathleen Kennedy, Michelle Rejwan, Deborah Chow, Ewan McGregor, and writer Joby Harold are all executive producers on the show.
“It was such an incredible journey playing Anakin Skywalker,” Christensen said last fall. “Of course, Anakin and Obi-Wan weren’t on the greatest of terms when we last saw them… It will be interesting to see what an amazing director like Deborah Chow has in store for us all. I’m excited to work with Ewan again. It feels good to be back.”
With production slated to begin next month, there’s a chance we’ll get Obi-Wan Kenobi on Disney+ before the end of the year, but with The Book of Boba Fett already set for December 2021, it seems more likely that we will have to wait until early next year to see Ewan McGregor and Hayden Christensen back in action.Today's Top Deal Luxurious bed sheets with 100,000 5-star Amazon reviews start at just $22 in this amazing sale! List Price:$37.99 Price:$22.39 You Save:$17.00 (45%) Available from Amazon, BGR may receive a commission Available from Amazon BGR may receive a commission