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DISNEY+ LIMITED SERIES “OBI-WAN KENOBI” DEBUTS ON MAY 25

ORIGINAL SERIES FROM LUCASFILM REUNITES FAN-FAVORITE STAR WARS CHARACTERS 

 “Obi-Wan Kenobi” Episodes Set to Stream Exclusively on Disney+  

Well, here's the news we've been waiting for, an official date of when Obi-Wan Kenobi will raise his head on Disney+ and say "hello there."  May 25th, mark the date in your calendar, stock up with blue milk, dig out your Ben Kenobi figures ready for this much anticipated show.  Here's the press release:

“Obi-Wan Kenobi,” the new Disney+ limited series from Lucasfilm, will debut exclusively on Disney+ May 25. The series stars Ewan McGregor, reprising his role as the iconic Jedi Master. 

The story begins 10 years after the dramatic events of “Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith” where Obi-Wan Kenobi faced his greatest defeat—the downfall and corruption of his best friend and Jedi apprentice, Anakin Skywalker, who turned to the dark side as evil Sith Lord Darth Vader. 

The series also marks the return of Hayden Christensen in the role of Darth Vader. Joining the cast are Moses Ingram, Joel Edgerton, Bonnie Piesse, Kumail Nanjiani, Indira Varma, Rupert Friend, O’Shea Jackson Jr., Sung Kang, Simone Kessell and Benny Safdie. 

“Obi-Wan Kenobi” is executive-produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Michelle Rejwan, Deborah Chow, Ewan McGregor and Joby Harold.

 

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