As excited as I’m for the Star Wars franchise to deal with new tales and new characters, my most anticipated Star Wars venture is well the Obi-Wan Kenobi collection. I simply can’t assist it. The brand new collection will discover Ewan McGregor reprising his function of Obi-Wan Kenobi and can happen a decade after the occasions of Revenge of the Sith.
Manufacturing on the six-episode Obi-Wan Kenobi collection has been underway since April and for a lot of members of the ensemble forged, attending to play within the Star Wars sandbox is a dream come true. F9 star Sung Kang has been a fan of the franchise since he was a child and dropped a significant element about his character whereas talking with ScreenRant.
I used to decorate within the low-cost Kmart plastic Halloween costumes — [of] Luke Skywalker and Darth Vader — virtually each single day from eight to 13 years previous. My buddies and I’d play faux, we’d make our personal lightsabers out of, you already know, rest room paper facilities and stuff like that…To have the ability to be on set and see Darth Vader and see the Star Wars universe in entrance of me…simply as a fan, to have the ability to be part of that historical past is fairly superb. I saved pinching myself going, ‘How did I find yourself right here?’ And my character has a lightsaber, [and] it’s not a toy, it’s truly the actual factor.
There you may have it, Sung Kang’s character might be weilding a lightsaber within the Obi-Wan Kenobi collection. There have been rumours that his character is without doubt one of the Inquisitors, however nothing has been confirmed at the moment. Along with Ewan McGregor and Sung Kang, the collection additionally stars Moses Ingram (The Queen’s Gambit), Joel Edgerton (Boy Erased), Bonnie Piesse (The Vow), Kumail Nanjiani (Eternals), Indira Varma (Recreation of Thrones), Rupert Buddy (Homeland), O’Shea Jackson Jr. (Straight Outta Compton), Simone Kessell (Reckoning), and Benny Safdie (Uncut Gems). The collection may even characteristic the return of Hayden Christensen as Anakin Skywalker/Darth Vader. The collection will launch on Disney+ in 2022.
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