Disney+ debuts the primary trailer for Obi-Wan Kenobi

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This yr marks the forty fifth anniversary of Star Wars, and Disney+ is celebrating that event with the return of Ewan McGregor as Obi-Wan Kenobi. McGregor took over the position as a youthful incarnation of Alec Guinness’ character from the unique movie for George Lucas’ prequel trilogy. Now, McGregor is headlining his personal Obi-Wan Kenobi restricted sequence, and issues look bleak for the Jedi Grasp within the first teaser trailer.

Maybe probably the most shocking factor about this teaser is that it marks the live-action debut of the Inquisitors from the animated sequence Star Wars Rebels. The Fifth Brother and the Grand Inquisitor are each outstanding within the footage, and the Grand Inquisitor even demonstrates his perception into the Jedi. He believes that the Jedi can not deny their nature to guard others, and that is how they plan to attract Obi-Wan out of hiding.

This is the official description from Disney and Lucasfilm:

“The story begins 10 years after the dramatic occasions of Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith the place Obi-Wan Kenobi confronted his best defeat—the downfall and corruption of his greatest pal and Jedi apprentice, Anakin Skywalker, who turned to the darkish facet as evil Sith Lord Darth Vader. The sequence stars Ewan McGregor, reprising his position as the long-lasting Jedi Grasp, and likewise marks the return of Hayden Christensen within the position of Darth Vader.”

Vader is noticeably absent from this teaser, however John Williams’ “Duel of the Fates” theme is greater than sufficient to get the blood pumping in our hearts.

Joel Edgerton and Bonnie Piesse additionally reprise their roles from the prequel trilogy as Owen Lars and his spouse, Beru. They’re the guardians of a younger Luke Skywalker, who can also be briefly glimpsed within the trailer. Rupert Pal will painting the Grand Inquisitor, with Moses Ingram as Reva, and Sung Kang because the Fifth Brother. Kumail Nanjiani, Indira Varma, O’Shea Jackson Jr., Sung Kang, Simone Kessell, Benny Safdie, Maya Erskine, and Rory Ross may even seem within the sequence.

Ewan McGregor is featured on a poster for the Disney+ limited series Obi-Wan Kenobi.

The Mandalorian season 1 director Deborah Chow is helming each episode of Obi-Wan Kenobi from scripts by Joby Harold. It can premiere on Disney+ on Might 25.

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