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Ewan Mcgregor

Return of the Jedi: Ewan McGregor to replay Obi-Wan Kenobi in the Disney + series

  • The Scottish actor will play his role as Obi-Wan Kenobi again in a Disney + series
  • His comeback was revealed at the D23 Expo by Kathleen Kennedy from LucasFilm
  • The script for the series has been written and the production will film next year
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Ewan McGregor has signed for an Obi-Wan Kenobi series on Disney +, has confirmed Lucas films in an announcement that will surprise Star Wars fans.

During Friday's Disney + presentation, the studio announced that McGregor will repeat his role as the legendary Jedi master for an upcoming limited series.

& # 39; After secrets and ignorance and not being able to talk about it, I am honored to bring out a beloved member of the Star Wars family & # 39 ;, said Kathleen Kennedy, head of Lucas movies, and introduced the Scottish actor.

Ewan Mcgregor

Obi-Wan Kenobi
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Obi-Wan Kenobi

Ewan McGregor has signed for an Obi-Wan Kenobi series on Disney +, has confirmed Lucas movies in an announcement that will surprise Star Wars fans

During Friday's Disney + presentation, the studio announced that McGregor will repeat his role as the legendary Jedi master for an upcoming limited series

During Friday's Disney + presentation, the studio announced that McGregor will repeat his role as the legendary Jedi master for an upcoming limited series

During Friday's Disney + presentation, the studio announced that McGregor will repeat his role as the legendary Jedi master for an upcoming limited series

& # 39; Kathleen, can you ask me for all these people, all these witnesses, can you ask me if I will play Obi-Wan again? & # 39; McGregor requested.

& # 39; Ewan, are you going to play Obi-Wan Kenobi again? & # 39; she asked.

& # 39; Yes, & # 39; he said. & # 39; Now I can say: & # 39; Yes. We are going to do it. & # 39;

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The scripts for the series are written and the production will film next year.

& # 39; We have written all the scripts and are ready to go next year, we can't wait to start production & # 39 ;, said Kennedy.

The role of Obi-Wan was originally played by Alec Guinness in A New Hope in 1977 before McGregor took over the role in the prequel series, The Phantom Menace in 1999, Attack of the Clones in 2002 and Revenge of the Sith in 2005

The role of Obi-Wan was originally played by Alec Guinness in A New Hope in 1977 before McGregor took over the role in the prequel series, The Phantom Menace in 1999, Attack of the Clones in 2002 and Revenge of the Sith in 2005

The role of Obi-Wan was originally played by Alec Guinness in A New Hope in 1977 before McGregor took over the role in the prequel series, The Phantom Menace in 1999, Attack of the Clones in 2002 and Revenge of the Sith in 2005

The role of Obi-Wan was originally played by Alec Guinness in A New Hope in 1977 before McGregor took over the role in the prequel series, The Phantom Menace in 1999, Attack of the Clones in 2002 and Revenge of the Sith in 2005.

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Although there are few details about the plot of the series, Lucas films has no shortage of source material to extract when it comes to telling the Obi-Wan story.

His time on Tatooine is explored in canonical novels and comics and is expected by fans in the series.

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