Featured at ‘Star Wars Celebration’
√ New series from Lucasfilm launches Aug. 31 exclusively on Disney+
On Thursday, Disney+ shared the trailer and key art from its upcoming series “Andor” that was featured at “Star Wars Celebration.” The new, original series from Lucasfilm takes place prior to the events of “Rogue One” and launches exclusively on Disney+ Aug. 31, with the first two episodes.
Disney stated, “The ‘Andor’ series will explore a new perspective from the ‘Star Wars’ galaxy, focusing on Cassian Andor’s journey to discover the difference he can make. The series brings forward the tale of the burgeoning rebellion against the Empire and how people and planets became involved. It’s an era filled with danger, deception and intrigue where Cassian will embark on the path that is destined to turn him into a rebel hero.”
Diego Luna returns as Cassian Andor and is joined by cast members Genevieve O’Reilly, Stellan Skarsgård, Adria Arjona, Denise Gough and Kyle Soller. The executive producers are Kathleen Kennedy, Sanne Wohlenberg, Luna and Michelle Rejwan. Tony Gilroy is the creator and showrunner.
“Andor” images courtesy of Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution.