Whereas manufacturing on Season 2 of The Mandalorian–the live-action Star Wars present on Disney+–has been underway for a while, there’s little or no recognized about what to anticipate when the present returns. Nonetheless, a brand new report reveals a large piece of casting that ought to make followers of the Star Wars franchise extremely completely happy.
In response to Slashfilm, fan-favorite character Ahsoka Tano will seem within the new season of the present. What’s extra, the location reviews that Zombieland: Double Faucet star Rosario Dawson will play the position.
For people who aren’t accustomed to the animated Star Wars collection, Tano performed a significant position in Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars Rebels. She was the Jedi padawan of Anakin Skywalker, earlier than his flip to the darkish aspect to turn out to be Darth Vader. She finally grew to become a commander within the Grand Military of the Republic and a strong Jedi in her personal proper. She was final seen within the collection finale of Star Wars Rebels, when she set off on a quest with Sabine Wren–a Mandalorian–to monitor down Ezra Bridger, the previous Jedi padawan.
This is not the primary time Dawson’s title has been tied to the position of Tano. It is a casting some followers have been championing for years. The fan motion was even introduced as much as Dawson throughout an interview on Good Morning America.
The second season of The Mandalorian is at the moment scheduled to premiere on Disney+ in October. It stays unclear if that launch date will probably be postponed as a result of COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic.