Princess Leia’s Brief Appearance in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – 85% will not be the last we will see of the protagonist of the Skywalker Saga in Star Wars, according to a report from Cinelinx, an independent medium that has given details about the casting of the series (via The Direct). According to the report, multiple sources have confirmed that Disney was looking for an actress to play a young version of Leia and that she would have a fundamental role in the series that will star Obi-Wan Kenobi, which is currently preparing for its streaming platform.
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The long-awaited series will follow the Jedi Master as the main character during his exile on Tatooine after the catastrophic events of Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith –
79%. Though the show has been largely kept under wraps, details about the plot and cast of Obi-Wan Kenobi, and if this is only a small part of what is being released, its plot could be even more impressive than what fans were imagining. The return of Ewan McGregor had been greeted with great joy at the time, but the inclusion of Leia could make everything better.
The interpretation of Ewan McGregor was one of the most universally praised aspects of the controversial prequel trilogy. For years, fans have been clamoring for Lucasfilm to release a movie or series based on the character’s exile so that McGregor could reprise his role. With the project finally coming to fruition, the possibility that actors who were cast as younger iterations of the original trilogy characters could return was no surprise, and there were previously reports that the show was looking to cast Luke and Leia. youths.
Now, Obi-Wan Kenobi he may have found his Princess Leia. According to the report of Jordan Maison for Cinelinx, the study has found in Vivien Lyra Bird to the new princess. The 8-year-old actress is known for her role in Bird Box: A Blind – 66% and participated in the remake of El Culpable – 98%, which would hit the big screen this year.
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Cinelinx recently reported that things related to Leia are more or less the impetus for the entire production and also the reason that Obi-Wan Kenobi gets involved in another adventure. Disney has not made it official, but the same medium also reports that we will see some of the characters that appeared in the animated series Star Wars Rebels without clarifying which ones it could be.
What he does mention is that actor Sung Kang, one of those who was officially confirmed when it was also announced that we would see Hayden Christensen, Indira Varma and Kumail Nanjiani, could play Fifth Brother, one of the villains who appeared in this series in what would be his debut in a live-action production. However, this has not been announced by official sources either, although we already know how rumors work when it comes to Lucasfilm and Disney properties in general.
Things are reaching a new level at Disney, which has continued to amaze audiences, for the better, since it introduced The Mandalorian – 91%, his first Star Wars series on Disney Plus. As you will surely remember, this fiction starring the Mandalorian Din Djarin not only presented an innovative look at the universe of the franchise, but also introduced new characters such as Grogu, who expanded the mysteries of this franchise, introduced some who had already been seen in the animation world as Ahsoka Tano and Bo-Katan Kryze, but also allowed for the return of Boba Fett and the eventual making of his own series, as well as the appearance of Luke Skywalker.
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