Ever wonder what the legendary space wizard Obi-Wan Kenobi in exile on Tatooine? Disney+ will fill you in on many unexplored moments in his life in his aptly titled new Star Wars live-action miniseries Obi Wan Kenobi.
This latest news from a galaxy far, far away comes after the tumultuous events of Vengeance of the Sith, when the Skywalker twins are kidnapped to hide from their Sith Lord father. While Leia is in the care of Bail Organa to be raised as a princess, little Luke gets the short end and is given to Owen and Beru Lars to grow up on a humidity farm while Obi-Wan watches from afar.
Let’s hydrate and dive into all the details Obi Wan Kenobi.
What is the Obi Wan Kenobi release date?
Obi Wan Kenobi will air exclusively on Disney+ beginning Friday, May 27, 2022.
What is the release time for Obi Wan Kenobi?
Disney+ unveils new movies and TV shows at midnight Pacific time, which is 3 a.m.
How many episodes are Obi Wan Kenobi?
Obi Wan Kenobi will consist of six episodes, all directed by Mandalorian Veteran Deborah Chow. The first two episodes will be released on May 27, 2022, followed by weekly installments until the finale on June 29, 2022.
What is the plot of Obi Wan Kenobi?
Obi Wan Kenobi takes place about 10 years after the Jedi purge in 2005 Vengeance of the Sith. It chronicles the Jedi Master’s life in exile on Tatooine, where he protects young Luke Skywalker while evading a bitter detachment of Sith Inquisitors tasked with the annihilation of all remaining Jedi.
Reporting to the Grand Inquisitor, these relentless hunters are led by the Fifth Brother and Seventh Sister, seasoned assassins who were last seen Star Wars: Rebels Season 2. And yes, Darth Vader will be there too Obi Wan Kenobi, Rumor has it he’ll be pairing lightsabers with his former master again.
Who is playing? Obi Wan Kenobi?
After a long hiatus from Star Wars, Ewan McGregor will reprise his role as the middle-aged Jedi recluse Obi-Wan. Another veteran actor, Hayden Christensen, is also returning to dress up as Darth Vader after being 17 years away from the role. The remaining main cast includes Rupert Friend as The Grand Inquisitor, Moses Ingram as the Seventh Sister, Sung Kang as the Fifth Brother, Joel Edgerton as Owen Lars, Bonnie Piesse as Beru Lars, and Grant Feely as Luke Skywalker.
Is there a trailer for Obi Wan Kenobi?
Yes, Disney+ released the latest trailer on May 4th, 2022, and it’s an exciting preview of the drama to come.
will there be one Obi Wan Kenobi Season 2?
Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy recently spoke to her about the possibility of a second season Weekly entertainment.
“It’s certainly something we’re talking about,” she said. “Mainly because everyone got together and had such an incredible time. Ewan had an incredible time. Hayden had an incredible time. From that point of view, everyone involved would love it if this didn’t end. But we really need to spend our time asking the question, “Why would we do that?” If we decided to do anything more with the Obi-Wan character, we really would have to answer the question why?”
While a second season sounds plausible, don’t hold your breath.
Obi Wan Kenobi Premiered on Disney Plus on May 27, 2022.
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