Hayden Christensen’s Anakin Skywalker returns to guide his apprentice in this new teaser for Star Wars: Ahsoka – two-episode premiere coming August 23
We are just ten days away from reuniting with Rosario Dawson in Star Wars: Ahsoka. And Lucasfilm is pouring Coaxium into the hyperdrive engine. The studio has shared a new look at the series that features the monumental return of Hayden Christensen’s Anakin Skywalker. And in a sequence that is sure to delight fans everywhere, the master can be heard guiding his apprentice in the ways of the Force. So, unleash the Force and hit play on the player below.
Set after the fall of the Empire, “Star Wars: Ahsoka” follows the former Jedi Knight Ahsoka Tano as she investigates an emerging threat to a vulnerable galaxy.
in addition to Rosario Dawson in the title role, “Ahsoka” stars Natasha Liu Bordizzo as Sabine Wren, Mary Elizabeth Winstead as Hera Syndulla, Ray Stevenson as Baylan Skoll, Ivanna Sakhno as Shin Hati, Diana Lee Inosanto as Morgan Elsbeth, David Tennant as Huyang, Lars Mikkelsen as Grand Admiral Thrawn and Eman Esfandi appearing as Ezra Bridger.
The series is written by Dave Filoni, who executive produces alongside Jon Favreau, Kathleen Kennedy, Colin Wilson, and Carrie Beck. Karen Gilchrist is co-executive producer.
The series is unleashing the duo lightsabers on Disney Plus on August 23rd. The show will continue the plot threads left open in the finale of Star Wars: Rebels. Most notably the search for Ezra Bridger. Recently the studio shared the first character posters from the show. And as expected they are packed full of heroes and villains. Check them out here.
As always, Future of the Force will cover the series from every angle. And that begins with our customary in-depth review that will drop within hours of each episode. And if that isn’t enough, our traditional poster and concept art coverage will keep you entertained as we build the hype for the latest episode. You’ll never miss a thing with Future of the Force. So be sure to hit that subscribe button at the top of the homepage and get the latest post delivered straight into your inbox!
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