Star Wars Event remains in full speed after a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic, and it has actually currently supplied Star Wars fans with a lot brand-new material—consisting of a makeover at the upcoming Rogue One prequel series Andor, starring Diego Luna. While its real that the series will offer fans a take a look at the early days of the disobedience, more significantly, we will get to discover what drew Cassian Andor into the galactic Disobedience and how it changed him from a self-serving nihilist into the generous martyr who passes away together with Jyn Erso (Felicity Jones) in Rogue One.

In the teaser revealed at the Event Phase, we got our very first genuine glance of where Cassian Andor remains in those years prior to Rogue One, which premiered back in 2016. While it might have been 6 years given that we saw Cassians terrible end, Luna perfectly slips into the more youthful, and much more seasoned personality.

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In addition to Luna, Rogue One fans can anticipate to see Genevieve OReilly as Mon Mothma and Forest Whitaker as Saw Gerrera, as Stellan Skarsgård verified in a Swedish interview. Skarsgård isnt the only newbie to the series, as Adria Arjona, Kyle Soller, Denise Gough, and Robert Emms have actually been verified in presently unidentified functions.

Tony Gilroy was caused as the showrunner for Andor, following Stephen Schiffs departure prior to the production start. Like with The Mandalorian and The Book of Boba Fett, Gilroy will be filling numerous functions, with him composing for the series with his sibling Dan Gilroy and Beau Willimon. Black Mirror director Toby Haynes supposedly directed the pilot episode, along with 2 other episodes, together with Ben Caron and Susanna White who were revealed as directors for the 12-episode season. Nicholas Britell, the author of HBO Maxs seriously well-known drama series Succession, has actually been tapped to make up for the series.

Previously this year, Skarsgård verified that Andor will be at least a two-season series which shooting would resume on Season 2 later on this fall. Season 1 will include 12 episodes and is set to premiere on Disney + on August 31. Have a look at the trailer listed below: