This may be the present you are searching for. Ewan McGregor confirmed on The Graham Norton Present on Friday that hiswill start filming in March 2021.
“It is the Obi-Wan Kenobi story, I suppose,” McGregor informed Norton. “It isn’t all (about) me, however it actually shall be numerous me, which is nice! We begin capturing it in March of subsequent 12 months.”
McGregor stated though he by no means met Sir Alec Guinness, who originated the position within the 1977 unique Star Wars film, he was helped in preparation by eager about how Guinness would’ve performed Kenobi as a youthful man.
“I by no means received to fulfill (Guinness), however I really like him by way of his work,” McGregor famous, saying that he watched numerous Guinness’ outdated movies to arrange.
The Obi-Wan Kenobi present was introduced in 2019, and is deliberate as a single-season, six-episode present, McGregor informed Leisure Tonight in an earlier interview. The sequence takes place eight years after Revenge of the Sith and 11 years earlier than A New Hope, in an period after the Jedi Order has been all however worn out.
The present was delayed by the coronavirus outbreak, however a launch date appears doubtless in late 2021 or early 2022.