Disney+ might be house to a brand new spy sequence based mostly on Star Wars: Rogue One, that includes two characters from the film. Diego Luna, who performs Cassian Andor, might be joined as soon as once more by Alan Tudyk, who voiced the droid K2SO. The new sequence was formally confirmed in the course of the Star Wars part of the Disney+ D23 panel.
The present wasn’t given an official title, nevertheless it was confirmed that it is a prequel, indicating it would happen earlier than Rogue One. It is filming in London in 2020. In earlier bulletins, Disney has described the present as a “rousing spy thriller” that may “explore tales filled with espionage and daring missions to restore hope to a galaxy in the grip of a ruthless Empire.”
In a press release, Luna stated, “Going back to the Star Wars universe is very special for me. I have so many memories of the great work we did together and the relationships I made throughout the journey. We have a fantastic adventure ahead of us, and this new exciting format will give us the chance to explore this character more deeply.”
During the Star Wars portion of the panel, Disney additionally introduced a release date for The Clone Wars Season 7 and revealed an official trailer for The Mandalorian. Both exhibits are enormous attracts for subscribing to Disney+, the corporate’s soon-to-released streaming service.
The Mandalorian is a brand-new TV sequence that stars Pedro Pascal within the title position, plus Deadpool‘s Gina Carano, Breaking Bad’s Giancarlo Esposito, Supernatural’s Emily Swallow, Predator’s Carl Weathers, American Gods’ Omid Abtahi, Grizzly Man’s Werner Herzog, and Affliction’s Nick Nolte. Lion King director Jon Favreau is the sequence’ showrunner and Thor Ragnarok’s Taika Waititi, Jessica Jones’ Deborah Chow, and The Clone Wars Dave Filoni are all signed on to direct particular person episodes. The sequence debuts on Disney+ on November 12.