The brand new Obi-Wan TV present starring Ewan McGregor is at the moment in manufacturing, and now actor Liam Neeson has clarified his position in it. He informed Jimmy Kimmel straight-up that he isn’t going to seem within the sequence, a minimum of in all probability not.
“No. I do not assume so,” he mentioned when requested. “I have not been approached.” He went on to joke that Disney hasn’t supplied him sufficient money for the job.
Neeson performed the Jedi Grasp and mentor of McGregor’s Obi-Wan, Qui-Gon Jinn, in The Phantom Menace. He was killed by Darth Maul, however demise is not at all times everlasting within the Star Wars universe.
Kimmel remarked that Neeson is such an excellent actor that he might be mendacity and we would not know. Neeson smirked however by no means replied.
Along with McGregor, Hayden Christensen is coming again to play Darth Vader within the Obi-Wan sequence, whereas Joel Edgerton and Bonnie Piesse are returning to play Luke’s adoptive mother and father.
McGregor just lately teased a scene within the Obi-Wan sequence that includes a personality he is by no means appeared with earlier than, whereas he additionally mentioned Obi-Wan’s outfit could be totally different on the present.
It was just lately introduced that Maya Erskine (Plus One, Pen15) had joined the forged. No launch date has been introduced for the Obi-Wan TV present, which can stream on Disney+.
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