Obi-Wan Kenobi TV show cast is stacked with prequel stars & new actors
After a rough start, the Obi-Wan Kenobi Disney Plus program is lastly starting production.
Ewan McGregor goes back to the function of Obi-Wan, with Hayden Christensen signing up with as Darth Vader. Returning Star Wars cast members consist of Joel Edgerton and Bonnie Piesse, who played young Owen and Beru Lars in Attack of the Clones and Vengeance of the Sith. Recently revealed cast members consist of Moses Ingram (The Queen’s Gambit), Kumail Nanjiani (The Huge Sick), Indira Varma (Video Game of Thrones), Rupert Pal (Homeland), O’Shea Jackson Jr. (Den of Burglars), Sung Kang (The Quick and the Furious), Simone Kessell (Of Kings and Prophets), and Benny Safdie (Pieces of a Lady).
The unique occasion series happens ten years after Vengeance of the Sith, following Kenobi as he deals with the after-effects of his apprentice Anakin Skywalker relying on the Dark Side and ending up being Darth Vader. Deborah Chow, who directed 2 seriously well-known episodes of The Mandalorian, will work as director of the series. Obi-Wan Kenobi was long reported, prior to formally getting validated at D23 in 2019. In early 2020, the series was postponed as the principle was retooled (supposedly, it concentrated on Obi-Wan securing Child Luke, which wound up reading as too comparable to The Mandalorian). However it appears the program is back on track and beginning production, though release date and more information have yet to be revealed.
Have a look at the complete cast statement listed below:
Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.