Eight ways the Obi-Wan Kenobi series adds to the experience of watching A New Hope and the rest of the original trilogy

Eight ways the Obi-Wan Kenobi series adds to the experience of watching A New Hope and the rest of the original trilogy

Now that the Obi-Wan Kenobi series has concluded, let's take a look at some of the many ways in which it adds to our understanding of the original trilogy. Watching these films now, in the wake of this series, carries more depth and weight, and that's a high compliment to Deborah Chow and the creatives [...]

Obi-Wan Kenobi series review: The Skywalker Saga gains a new chapter as Kenobi nails the emotional beats

Obi-Wan Kenobi series review: The Skywalker Saga gains a new chapter as Kenobi nails the emotional beats

When The Rise of Skywalker was released in 2019, it was billed as being the final installment of the Skywalker Saga, the pillar of Star Wars storytelling for over four decades. And while it remains true that it's the final episodic film, it wasn't the last chapter to be released from the saga. That distinction [...]

Everything you need to know about the Inquisitors before Obi-Wan Kenobi!

Everything you need to know about the Inquisitors before Obi-Wan Kenobi!

The upcoming Obi-Wan Kenobi series will see the iconic Jedi Master face off against his former pupil, the formidable Sith Lord Darth Vader, but he will also face off with plenty of other villains who wield red lightsabers. These villains, glimpsed in the trailers for the show, are making their live-action debuts, meaning that they [...]

Deborah Chow confirms a significant moment will take place in the Obi-Wan Kenobi series that fans have been wondering about

Deborah Chow confirms a significant moment will take place in the Obi-Wan Kenobi series that fans have been wondering about

One thing many Star Wars fans have wondered in the lead-up to the highly-anticipated Obi-Wan Kenobi series is whether we'll see the Jedi Master actually learn that Darth Vader is still alive. Some might think it's obvious that Kenobi knows this, but remember that the last time he saw Anakin Skywalker he left him for [...]

Breaking down the second trailer for Obi-Wan Kenobi, which teases the looming threat of Darth Vader and the Inquisitors

Breaking down the second trailer for Obi-Wan Kenobi, which teases the looming threat of Darth Vader and the Inquisitors

In celebration of Star Wars Day yesterday on May the 4th, a new trailer and poster were released in promotion of Obi-Wan Kenobi! It is hard to officially measure, but it certainly feels like this is the most anticipated Star Wars project in years, and certainly the most anticipated in the Disney+ era. It's the [...]

Ewan McGregor again hints at filming scenes with Hayden Christensen as Anakin and Obi-Wan

Ewan McGregor again hints at filming scenes with Hayden Christensen as Anakin and Obi-Wan

Darth Vader is back for the Obi-Wan Kenobi series, a decision Lucasfilm President Kathy Kennedy said involved a lot of debate. Darth Vader is back for the Obi-Wan Kenobi series, a decision Lucasfilm President Kathy Kennedy said involved a lot of debate. Vader will be brought to life by Hayden Christensen, who played Anakin Skywalker [...]

Kathy Kennedy says the debate over whether to bring Vader back for Obi-Wan Kenobi “carried on for quite some time”

Kathy Kennedy says the debate over whether to bring Vader back for Obi-Wan Kenobi “carried on for quite some time”

Obi-Wan Kenobi is back. Over fifteen years since his last on-screen appearance in Star Wars, Ewan McGregor was brought back for the upcoming Disney+ limited series. To even get to that point was quite the ride, as Star Wars fans endured several rumored projects about Kenobi before finally getting an official announcement in 2019, as [...]