The E book of Boba Fett could also be at the moment streaming on Disney+, however the subsequent chapter within the Star Wars saga has lined up its newest forged member. Based on The Hollywood Reporter, Mary Elizabeth Winstead has signed on to look within the Star Wars: Ahsoka miniseries. Particulars about Winstead’s function weren’t disclosed, so we don’t know whether or not she will probably be pal or foe to Rosario Dawson’s Ahsoka Tano, however her presence will in all probability make followers very glad.
Winstead has a number of style roles in her earlier credit, together with a number one half as Ramona Flowers in Scott Pilgrim vs. the World. Extra just lately, she portrayed Huntress in DC’s Birds of Prey film in 2020. Moreover, Winstead has starred in 10 Cloverfield Lane, Fargo season 3, The Returned, Dying Proof, Dwell Free or Die Laborious, and Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter.
THR‘s report additionally signifies that Hayden Christensen is reprising his function as Anakin Skywalker from the Star Wars prequel trilogy. Christensen has already filmed his function for the Obi-Wan Kenobi miniseries. Inside the lore of Star Wars, Anakin was Ahoska’s Jedi grasp earlier than he turned to the darkish facet and have become Darth Vader.
Ahsoka is a fan-favorite heroine who is likely one of the first characters to make the leap from the Star Wars: The Clone Wars animated sequence to a live-action undertaking. Dawson took over the function of Ahsoka for a visitor look in season 2 of The Mandalorian. Shortly thereafter, Disney and Lucasfilm introduced that Dawson would headline the Ahsoka miniseries.
Up to now, the one different confirmed forged members are Ivanna Sakhno and Natasha Liu Bordizzo. Lucasfilm has declined to disclose Sakhno’s character, however Bordizzo will painting Sabine Wren, a Mandalorian heroine who debuted on the Star Wars Rebels animated sequence. Ahsoka additionally had a supporting function on that present, and the ultimate episode linked Sabine and Ahsoka as they determined to go in search of their lacking pal, Ezra Miller.
Dawson’s lone look on The Mandalorian could have arrange the miniseries when it was revealed that she is in search of Grand Admiral Thrawn, an adversary who was with Ezra once they have been misplaced in a hyperspace bounce. Lucasfilm and Disney are rumored to be casting the function of Ezra, however nothing has been confirmed but.
Star Wars: Ahsoka will start filming later this 12 months. A 2023 debut on Disney+ appears doubtless.