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Fans of Star Wars received special treatment on Thursday with the release of the first teaser trailer for Rogue One’s prequel series, Andor.
The trailer was dropped during Disney’s Lucasfilm panel at the annual fan-focused Star Wars Celebration in Anaheim, California, which is also home to Disneyland.
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Set five years before the Rogue One event, Andor believes Diego Luna is back as a rebel spy, Cassian Andor. Claimed as something like an origin story, “Andor” begins when the empire culminates, the rebellion is in dire straits, and Cassian sees the destruction of his home planet.
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“Andor” will release the first two episodes on Disney + on August 31st, with new episodes removed weekly thereafter. “I’m going to rewind from’Rogue One’five years ago,” creator and showrunner Tony Gilroy said Thursday. “We have already shot 12 episodes!” An additional 12 episodes will be released, completing the first season of the year. With a total of 24 episodes, Season 1 of “Andor” will be the longest of the first part TV shows of “Star Wars.” The second season was also ordered by Disney.
Luna previously described “Andor” as “a journey of immigrants … the feeling of having to move behind this story … it shapes you as a person.” It defines you in many ways and what you are willing to do. On Thursday, Luna told fans: I can’t wait to see him! “
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Actors Genevieve O’Reilly, Stellan Skarsgard, Adria Arjona, Denise Gough and Kyle Soller conclude the cast of the latest Star Wars prequel series. Meanwhile, Luna is one of the show’s executive producers, in addition to starring as a well-known character.
Shooting is scheduled to resume in November.
Diego Luna’s “Star Wars” series “Andor” drops a teaser trailer and announces August release
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