Star Wars Celebration 2022: Day One Coverage

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Be prepared, for more adventures in a galaxy far, far, away. Disney and Lucasfilms unveiled a ton of new goodies about their new “Star Wars” Projects during their biannual Star Wars Celebration event in Anaheim, California.

Star Wars Rogue One Prequel Series “Andor” is set to premiere on August 31st on Disney Plus

Star-Wars: Andor Visual

In the new limited series titled “Andor”, l be exploring a new perspective from the Star Wars Galaxy focusing on Cassian Andor’s journey to discover the difference he can make.

The Series will also focus on a tale of the rebellion against the empire and how people and planets became involved. This serves as the prequel to the 2016 film Star-Wars: Rogue One and is set to premiere on August 31st on Disney Plus. Diego Luna returns as Cassian Andor and is joined by Genevive O’Reilly, Stellan Skarsg√£rd, Adria Arjona, Denise Gough, and Kyle Soller. Kathleen Kennedy, Sanne Wohlenberg, and Diego Luna are Executive Producers, and Tony Gilroy is the Creator and Showrunner.

Star Wars: Skeleton Crew has been announced, and will launch in 2023

Star Wars: Skeleton Crew Teaser

Another new series heading to Disney Plus will be Star Wars: Skeleton Crew. It follows a group of 10-year-old kids from a small planet who get lost in that galaxy far, far away and must try to find their way home. The story will take place after Return of the Jedi and will fit within the timeline of The Mandalorian and Ahsoka.

It will star Jude Law and is Created by Spider-Man: No Way Home’s Jon Watts and Christopher Ford.

The Mandalorian’s Third Season Teases Redemption, Heading Back To Mandalore.

The Mandalorian Season Three Teaser
Image Credit: Lucasfilms Ltd, LLC

If you’ve been keeping up with The Book of Boba Fett, then you’re aware of what happened to Din Djarin. Following his transgressions, it looks as though Din Djarin has been cast out from his Mandalorian tribe. In the newest season, according to IGN, he Mandalore, the original homeworld of The Mandalorians, and will see the return of Katee Sackhoff as former Mand’alor (or leader of the Mandalorians), Bo-Katan. Season Three is set to premiere in February 2023.

Fans get a first look at Indiana Jones 5, with a surprise appearance from Harrison Ford

Indiana Jones Five, First Look
Image Credit: Lucasfilms Ltd, LLC.

Indy is back in a brand new film. While this isn’t a Star Wars-themed film, we’re greeted with an appearance from a familiar face. Actor Harrison Ford, known for his role as Han Solo, returns to one of his legendary film roles, Indiana Jones.

The Fifth Indiana Jones film was announced in 2016, and Ford told fans that he was “very proud of the movie that we made.” While sharing a first look at the Fifth movie, the film will be directed by Logan Director, Steve Mangold. Joining Harrison Ford for his final possible outing as Indie will be actress Phoebe Waller-Bridge and actor Mads Mikkelsen. The film wrapped up production in February 2022 and is scheduled to premiere on June 30th, 2023.

The Search for the Sorcerer Willow Ufgood has begun in the Newest Trailer for Willow.

Warwick Davies returns to one of his most iconic roles, Willow Ufgood, a Nelwyn dwarf and Sorcerer. Set Twenty years after the 1988 film, three heroes leave their kingdom in search of Willow. According to IGN, Joanne Whalley will reprise her role as Sorsha. Joining them are newcomers Ruby Cruz, who plays Kit Sorsha, Erin Kellyman, who plays Jade – Kit’s best friend who grew up as an orphan in the castle and is trying to become a knight, and Ellie Bamber who plays Dove – a kitchen maid in love with Kit’s brother. Additionally, Warwick Davis’ real-life daughter Annabelle will star as Willow’s daughter.

Willow will be executive produced by Jonathan Kasdan, Ron Howard, Wendy Mericle, Kathleen Kennedy, and Michelle Rejwan. The film will be available on November 30th, 2023.

Star Wars The High Republic Enters A New Era This Fall, to Showcase the Jedha Centuries Before The Empire

Making its return in October 2022, writer Cavan Scott and artist Ario Anindito reunite after their successful first run, with Star Wars: The High Republic.

Set 150 years before Phase 1, Phase II of Star Wars: The High Republic will center around Jedha, a planet rich in its connection to the Force and the focus of every major faith in the galaxy. The new flagship STAR WARS: THE HIGH REPUBLIC comic series will introduce Jedi Vildar Mac, who arrives as Jedha’s fragile peace begins to crumble and a nameless terror arrives… 

Author of STAR WARS: THE HIGH REPUBLIC: LIGHT OF THE JEDI and one of the chief architects behind the STAR WARS: THE HIGH REPUBLIC storytelling initiative, writer Charles Soule will team up with artist Marco Castiello on STAR WARS: THE HIGH REPUBLIC РTHE BLADE #1. The four-issue limited series will explore the mysterious backstory of Porter Engle, the Jedi-turned-cook also known as the Blade of Bardotta.

Star Wars: The Blade Main Cover
Image Credit: Marvel Entertainment

Source: IGN, MARVEL

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