After debuting in the Star Wars universe in 2016 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Diego Luna’s character Cassian Andor will make his return in the Disney + prequel series Andor, which has been filming in the UK since November last year. Now we finally take a look at Cassian’s costume, as well as some other crucial details for the series after some photos from the set were leaked online.
In addition to Cassian Andor, the photos also reveal the return of the Shoretroopers, last seen on Rogue one. The Disney + Andor series will follow Cassian five years before the events of Rogue one. The 2016 film alluded to Cassian’s past of performing difficult tasks for the Rebellion, and this prequel series will likely explore many of those stories. It will be the first live action. Star Wars series set during the reign of the Empire, so we will see what life was like for the rebels. The series will showcase Cassian’s brutal experience on dangerous missions for the sake of the Rebellion.
Other characters repeat their roles alongside Diego Luna They will be Genevieve O’Reilly and Alan Tudyk. O’Reilly played Mon Mothma in Rogue One and a deleted scene for Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith. Tudyk played the beloved droid K-2SO in Rogue one as a contrast to Cassian’s temperamental personality. Tudyk claimed that K-2SO will not play a role in the first season of Andor, which implies that Lucasfilm plans to do more seasons of the show. Other actors who have joined the show include Denise Gough, Stellan Skarsgård, Kyle Soller, and Adria Arjona, all in currently unknown roles.
The Andor The series will be produced by Tony Gilroy, who directed critical reruns for Rogue one. He was originally hired to direct some episodes of the show, but was forced to leave due to travel complications from COVID-19. Black mirror Principal Toby Haynes has replaced Gilroy’s principal duties. Rumor has it that the first season of Andor It will consist of twelve episodes, but those numbers may be split into two seasons due to the trend for the Disney + series of shorter seasons. WandaVision is currently the longest Disney + original season with nine episodes.
It will be interesting to explore the world of Empire and Rebellion with an established character. One of the most significant criticisms of Rogue one that’s how (spoiler) he killed all of his main characters. The film was a huge box office success, however, he was unable to capitalize on the situation due to his choice of storytelling. But with a series of prequels, Rogue one Fans will soon be able to learn more about some of the deceased characters. Other Star Wars string that could potentially interact with Andor it is Obi-Wan Kenobi, which is also filming at the moment. It is an exciting time for Star Wars fans. No release date has been given for Andor yet, but it will premiere on Disney + sometime in 2022.
Topics: Rogue One, Star Wars