Disney Expects A Third Live-Action Star Wars TV Show for Disney+
Disney reveals followers can anticipate a 3rd live-action Star Wars TV present will arrive on Disney+ together with The Mandalorian and the Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Cassian Andor spinoff sequence. Disney is gearing as much as launch Disney+ later this 12 months, however the firm has been discussing the streaming service and what it’s going to embrace for a while now. Along with classic Disney animated movies and different theatrical releases, the streamer will even supply unique motion pictures and TV reveals. For example, a handful of Marvel TV shows are within the works, together with Loki, WandaVision and Falcon and Winter Soldier. However Disney additionally has plans for Star Wars content on Disney+.
Whereas Disney+ will stream theatrical Star Wars motion pictures, Lucasfilm can be engaged on a handful of TV reveals set in a galaxy far, far-off. The primary of those is The Mandalorian TV show, which premieres when Disney+ launches on Nov. 12. The second is a Rogue One prequel focused on Cassian Andor (Diego Luna) earlier than the occasions of the film. The Rogue One prequel won’t premiere until 2021 on Disney+, however Disney and Lucasfilm have additional plans for the Star Wars IP on streaming.
Throughout a Q&A session with Disney CEO Bob Iger on the sixth Annual MoffettNathanson Media & Communications Summit, the chief revealed followers can anticipate a 3rd live-action Star Wars TV present to land on Disney+ sooner or later (h/t Attractions Magazine/Twitter). No details about the third Star Wars sequence, reminiscent of what it is going to be about or when it’s going to premiere, was revealed.
With the huge world of Star Wars at their fingertips, it is unclear what precisely the third live-action Star Wars series could be. Each introduced reveals have connections to the films, with The Mandalorian following after the stories of Jango and Boba Fett, whereas the Cassian Andor series is a direct prequel to Rogue One. As such, regardless of the third sequence is, it’s going to possible have some sort of connection to a number of of the films. Whether or not which means it is the Obi-Wan Kenobi property followers have wished for a while or maybe a derivative from the brand new trilogy following the Knights of Ren, it is anybody’s guess.
As for when the TV present will premiere, with the Rogue One prequel not debuting till 2021, this third sequence might not air till 2023 – that’s, if Disney and Lucasfilm push this present till after the Cassian Andor sequence. Since nothing is but identified about this third Star Wars present, it is unlikely to debut in between The Mandalorian and Rogue One sequence. As such, it will not arrive till the Rogue One spinoff concludes its first season, inserting it in 2022 or 2023. So followers should wait fairly a while for the third live-action Star Wars TV present on Disney+, however what precisely Lucasfilm has deliberate for this sequence must be introduced within the coming years. Apart from, along with the TV reveals, Disney and Lucasfilm launch a new Star Wars film sequence from Sport of Thrones writers David Benioff and D.B. Weiss in 2022. So there’s loads of Star Wars content material deliberate for the approaching years.
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Supply: Disney (by way of Attractions Magazine/Twitter)
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