Jon Favreau has announced via Instagram that his upcoming Star Wars series, will be called “The Mandalorian”, and follow a “lone gunfighter.” It will be set between “Return of the Jedi” and “The Force Awakens”.
Here is the announcement:
This live action series will be part of Disney’s new streaming service, which launches in 2019. Disney are developing multiple live-action Star Wars TV series for its upcoming streaming service.
We’ve seen other Mandalorian’s in the Star Wars universe including Boba Fett, Jango Fett and Sabine Wren.
Mandalorians were a predominantly human ethnolinguistic cultural group who originated on the planet Mandalore.