Ahsoka, the upcoming Disney Plus sequence, is shortly turning right into a live-action sequel for Star Wars Rebels. The newest addition to the present’s solid is Natasha Liu Bordizzo (The Society), who will play Mandalorian Sabine Wren within the sequence, Lucasfilm introduced at Star Wars Celebration 2022. She might be joined by Rosario Dawson as Ahsoka and lots of extra unannounced solid members when the present is launched in 2023.
Sabine Wren is a member of the Rebellion and a Mandalorian. Rebels followers will keep in mind her as some of the necessary characters in that sequence, and for her signature painted armor. Sabine’s casting additionally suggests some issues in regards to the present’s general plot. In the conclusion of Star Wars Rebels, Wren and Ahsoka set out collectively to search out their buddy Ezra Bridges, who turns into misplaced on the finish of the sequence.
It appears that Ahsoka may decide up someplace alongside their journey with each ladies nonetheless on a quest to save lots of Ezra. Supporting this concept is the truth that attendees at Celebration had been apparently proven a picture of live-action Sabine and Ahsoka standing in entrance of a mural of Ezra himself. Star Wars Rebels’ Chopper the droid, who’s additionally becoming a member of the solid of Ahsoka, made an look throughout Celebration as properly.
.@rosariodawson introduced a buddy. The #StarWarsCelebration crowd says hi there to Chopper!
Chopper will make his live-action debut in #Ahsoka! pic.twitter.com/vxI6VUqWTv
— The Mandalorian (@themandalorian) May 28, 2022
Ahsoka can even function Mary-Elizabeth Winstead (Scott Pilgrim vs. The World) and Ray Stevenson (Thor). Dave Filoni will act as government producer and one of many writers for Ahsoka, however we don’t but know who might be directing or writing the remainder of the sequence.
Star Wars Celebration included many different bulletins, together with the discharge window for The Mandalorian season 3, the primary trailer for Andor, new particulars about Star Wars: Skeleton Crew, the primary trailer for the brand new sport Star Wars Jedi Survivors, and a premiere of the primary two episodes of Obi-Wan Kenobi.