There are a fair number of Star Wars series on the way to Disney Plus and many of them are currently in production. Some highlighted and that have their own news on MRT are Andor, The Book of Boba Fett, Star Wars: The Mandalorian y Obi-Wan Kenobi, which is the one that concerns us now.
Ewan McGregor confirmed his long-awaited return to the Star Wars franchise with the Obi-Wan Kenobi series, which is currently in production. So far we have known very little, beyond a few statements and details. Now we see the first images of McGregor as Obi-Wan Kenobi in the series. Unfortunately, they don’t reveal much about any of the locations the series will cover.
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Let’s remember that Ewan McGregor commented that he would use a new suit for the series and that he was happy with the result of this one. Although in the images it is mostly covered by a windbreaker, we can see the lower part of the suit. It does not have too many details, although it does with the colors that have characterized the character so far.
The cast of Obi-Wan Kenobi also includes the return of Joel Edgerton as Owen Lars and Bonnie Piesse as Beru Lars. Newcomers to Star Wars include Kumail Nanjiani, Indira Varma, Rupert Friend, O’Shea Jackson Jr., Sung Kang, Maya Erskine, Simone Kessell, and Benny Safdie. Deborah Chow, who directed two episodes of Star Wars: The Mandalorian, is set to direct the entire series, which takes place ten years after Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith.
“I like. It’s like the beginning of Hollywood“McGregor said recently about the change in technology regarding the second Star Wars trilogy.”It’s almost like when they had three-sided sets in a row, and a bunch of guys with rope cameras, and one would go from one stage to another, from one background to another.. “If you want to read more about it: Ewan McGregor, Obi-Wan Kenobi in Star Wars, talks about the big difference between working with a Yoda puppet or with one in CGI.
Filming for Obi-Wan Kenobi began in April. An official premiere date for the series has yet to be announced.