Lucasfilm teases an Obi-Wan Kenobi sequel, and it’s not going to please everyone

At the beginning of 2023, we revealed to you that Star Star Wars series Obi-Wan Kenobi, Ewan McGregorThe return of the Found series was teased Disney+Revealing his keen interest in reclaiming his Jedi mantle is a possibility Season 2. And more recently, fans were able to get some additional information directly LucasfilmThus allowing us to have details about the future This is the controversial Star Wars series.

A season 2 for Obi-Wan Kenobi?

Released on Disney+ between May and June last yearseries Obi-Wan Kenobi It allowed McGregor to reinvent the Jedi master at a pivotal moment in the Star Wars universe, as the story takes place within Episode III: Revenge of the Sith (2005) and Episode IV: A New Hope (1977). And although many fans of the George Lucas universe were eager to discover this project, The series will not succeed in enticing a section of the publicParticularly disappointed with the pacing of the plot, finding the episodes too uneven

The series, however, left the way to satisfy the fans, especially by bringing back two symbolic actors of the prequel trilogy, such as McGregor, but also Hayden Christensen, who found the role of Anakin Skywalker / Darth Vader. And Star Wars Celebration 2023 is currently taking place in LondonFans were able to learn more about many franchise projects through this event, including the series Obi-Wan Kenobi.

Star Wars Series: Obi-Wan Kenobi

During the interview with Dr diversity, Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy explained that despite the series being designed as a one-season miniseries, it still allowed for the possibility of exploring the Jedi Master’s story in greater depth. But he also said that It was not currently part of Lucasfilm’s ongoing plans. Here’s what Kennedy had to say about it:

It is not in active development. But never say never, because there’s always a possibility. This series has been well received and [la réalisatrice] Deborah Chow has done a spectacular job.

Ewan McGregor really wants to do another one [saison]. We’re all ready with what we’re doing now, as you can see from what we’ve shown everyone [durant l’évènement]. We will revisit this project, perhaps a little later.

Ewan McGregor and Kathleen Kennedy

However, the Star Wars series failed to unite everyone, Obi-Wan Kenobi was a big hit on the streaming platform. An experience that apparently brought back fond memories for the Hollywood star with the title role, as McGregor has repeatedly expressed interest in continuing the series.

Obi-Wan Kenobi Star Wars series

And continuing on the same theme and discovering what This scene from episode 6 of the series Obi-Wan Kenobi Who made Ewan McGregor crySee our previous article on this topic here.

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