As part of Star Wars Event, Lucasfilm launched a brand-new poster for Andor, the highly-anticipated prequel series to Rogue One. Starring Diego Luna as Cassian Andor, the series will check out how the Disobedience increased from the shadows of the Empire as people chose to stand and battle versus their oppressors.

The brand-new poster has the face of Rebel leader Cassian Andor (Luna) printed on a desired indication. The series will reveal how Cassian went from a self-centered man to among the most popular liberty fighters in the Disobedience, who would become part of the suicide squadron that traded their lives to recover the prepare for the Death Star. So, while Andor begins with Cassian attempting to proceed with his life, the poster is a great suggestion that the liberty fighter will end up being a desired man, gone after by Imperial soldiers anywhere he goes.

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Besides launching a brand-new poster for Andor, Lucasfilm likewise utilized the Star Wars Event to reveal the very first teaser, release date, and future season prepare for the series. The very first season of Andor will premiere with 12 episodes and premieres on Disney+ this August. Disney is positive of the series success, as the cast and team of Andor are currently anticipated to begin shooting another 12 episodes this year.

While Andor concentrates on the titular character’s journey and his ascension in the Disobedience’s ranks, the very first trailer for the series highlights how the story will fill the spaces in between the occasions of Vengeance of the Sith and A Brand-new Hope. Set 5 years prior to Rogue One, Andor will check out how the Disobedience might increase and end up being a genuine risk to the Empire, although the harsh program did whatever to reduce the liberty of the entire galaxy.

In addition to Luna, the series will likewise see the return of Genevieve OReilly as Mon Mothma and Forest Whitaker as Saw Gerrera. Newbies to the series consist of Stellan Skarsgård, Adria Arjona, Kyle Soller, Denise Gough, and Robert Emms. Tony Gilroy was induced as the showrunner for Andor, following Stephen Schiffs departure prior to the production start. Gilroy will be filling numerous functions, with him composing for the series with his bro Dan Gilroy and Beau Willimon. Black Mirror director Toby Haynes apparently directed the pilot episode, along with 2 other episodes, in addition to Ben Caron and Susanna White who were revealed as directors for the 12-episode season.

Andor premieres with 2 episodes on Disney+ on August 31. After that, brand-new episodes will be launched weekly. Have a look at the brand-new poster listed below.