It sure sounds like the Obi-Wan Kenobi series is setting up a rematch with Darth Vader

It sure sounds like the Obi-Wan Kenobi series is setting up a rematch with Darth Vader

Ewan McGregor is returning to the role of Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi for the highly-anticipated Disney+ series, Obi-Wan Kenobi, helmed by Deborah Chow. The series will be set ten years after Revenge of the Sith, during which time the great Jedi is in exile on Tatooine. But while details of the series are being held [...]

All the new Star Wars and Lucasfilm projects announced today at the Disney Investor Day!

All the new Star Wars and Lucasfilm projects announced today at the Disney Investor Day!

Today was a massive day for Star Wars fans, as tons of new content was announced from Lucasfilm President Kathy Kennedy, so I'm going to compile all of the projects mentioned here. STAR WARS FILMS: The next Star Wars film to be released will be ROGUE SQUADRON, directed by Patty Jenkins, and releasing Christmas 2023. [...]

Hayden Christensen returning to play Darth Vader in the Obi-Wan Kenobi series!

Hayden Christensen returning to play Darth Vader in the Obi-Wan Kenobi series!

Hayden Christensen is returning to Star Wars! The news was revealed by Lucasfilm President Kathy Kennedy today, as Christensen will be playing Darth Vader in the upcoming series, Obi-Wan Kenobi. "This will be the rematch of the century," Kennedy teased. In a statement to StarWars.com, Christensen said, “It was such an incredible journey playing Anakin [...]

Obi-Wan Kenobi series will begin filming in March 2021, Ewan McGregor reveals

Obi-Wan Kenobi series will begin filming in March 2021, Ewan McGregor reveals

In a recent appearance on The Graham Norton Show, Ewan McGregor revealed that the Obi-Wan Kenobi series will begin filming in March 2021! We had known that the show would begin filming, but as far as I've seen, this looks like the first officially confirmed date. While appearing on the show, McGregor also talked about [...]

Deborah Chow becomes the first woman to direct live-action Star Wars!

Deborah Chow becomes the first woman to direct live-action Star Wars!

With the release of Chapter 3 of The Mandalorian, director Deborah Chow made history by becoming the first woman to direct live-action Star Wars. Chow directed the third episode of season one as well as the seventh episode, while Bryce Dallas Howard directed the fourth episode. Chow did a fantastic job directing this episode (it [...]

Ewan McGregor confirms that the Obi-Wan Kenobi project has been in the works for a long time

Ewan McGregor confirms that the Obi-Wan Kenobi project has been in the works for a long time

Ewan McGregor was recently on with Jimmy Kimmel and, of course, they talked about Star Wars. For many years, McGregor has been asked about Star Wars in most interviews he's done, it seems, but now there's actually finally something to talk about: he is reprising the iconic role of Obi-Wan Kenobi in a Disney+ series [...]

Deborah Chow to direct the Obi-Wan Kenobi Star Wars series for Disney+!

Deborah Chow to direct the Obi-Wan Kenobi Star Wars series for Disney+!

On Friday, Lucasfilm announced that Deborah Chow will direct the Obi-Wan Kenobi series for Disney+ that was announced at D23 last month! The series features the return of Ewan McGregor as the legendary Jedi Master, something Star Wars fans have long been hoping for. At D23, Lucasfilm President Kathy Kennedy announced that the show - [...]

Ewan McGregor will OFFICIALLY reprise his role as Obi-Wan Kenobi for Disney+ series!

Ewan McGregor will OFFICIALLY reprise his role as Obi-Wan Kenobi for Disney+ series!

After years of speculation and rumors - which only intensified recently - it was officially announced at D23 on Friday that Ewan McGregor will indeed reprise his role as Obi-Wan Kenobi for a Disney+ series. All the scripts for the series are written, and filming will begin next year! No release date was given. According [...]

Ewan McGregor reportedly set to return as Obi-Wan Kenobi for Disney+ series!

Ewan McGregor reportedly set to return as Obi-Wan Kenobi for Disney+ series!

This has been rumored about for quite a while, but it looks like it's finally going to be happening: according to multiple reports, Ewan McGregor is in talks to reprise the role of Obi-Wan Kenobi for a limited series on Disney+! Multiple outlets, including media stalwarts like Deadline and Variety, have reported the news, saying [...]