The rumors had been true, Ewan McGregor will reprise his position as Obi-Wan Kenobi on a brand new Star Wars undertaking. The announcement was made throughout D23 the place McGregor was introduced on stage by LucasFilm’s Kathleen Kennedy.
He walked out to the sounds of Duel of the Fates, arguably essentially the most iconic tune on the Star Wars prequel soundtracks. There he invited Kennedy to ask him if he’d be enjoying Kenobi once more, and, after all, replied with an emphatic sure.
There had been no particulars on what the Obi-Wan Kenobi undertaking will probably be, whether or not its a film or a TV collection; if it would get a theatrical launch or be unique to Disney+. All we do know is that LucasFilm is “really close” to getting going. The scripts have been written and it’ll start taking pictures subsequent yr.
Disney+ launches in November with The Mandalorian, one other Star Wars present. It stars Pedro Pascal and has Iron Man director Jon Favreau as its showrunner. A trailer for The Mandalorian has been launched on-line. In different Star Wars information, there’s additionally a show focused on Rogue One characters Cassian Andor and K2S0 within the works. For extra on Disney+, take a look at GameSpot’s information to every part that will probably be available on day one.