During the opening Lucasfilm panel at Star Wars Celebration, Disney has released the first trailer of the new Disney+ Original series, “Andor” and revealed that the series will be coming to Disney+ from Wednesday 31st August 2022, with a double episode premiere.
The “Andor” series will explore a new perspective from the Star Wars galaxy, focusing on Cassian Andor’s journey to discover the difference he can make. The series brings forward the tale of the burgeoning rebellion against the Empire and how people and planets became involved. It’s an era filled with danger, deception and intrigue where Cassian will embark on the path that is destined to turn him into a rebel hero.
Check out the teaser trailer below:
Diego Luna returns as Cassian Andor and is joined by cast members Genevieve O’Reilly, Stellan Skarsgård, Adria Arjona, Denise Gough and Kyle Soller. The executive producers are Kathleen Kennedy, Sanne Wohlenberg, Diego Luna and Michelle Rejwan. Tony Gilroy is the creator and showrunner.
The series creator Tony Gilroy confirmed the first season will consist of 12 episodes and the second season will be filming later this year, with another 12 episodes. The finale will then lead straight into the events from “Rogue One”.
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