The Mandalorian season 2 has solid Rosario Dawson because the character of Ahsoka Tano, in response to stories by two completely different shops. This would be the first live-action iteration of the fan-favorite character from The Clone Wars animated collection, the place the Togruta apprentice is voiced by Ashley Eckstein.
Slashfilm first reported the information, then Selection stated it confirmed it.
It is a big and nice shock for Star Wars followers. Ahsoka Tano was launched in The Clone Wars CG collection as Anakin Skywalker’s apprentice when it started in 2008, and rapidly turned a fan-favorite. She had sufficient of a following that the character was briefly referenced in The Rise of Skywalker as (spoiler alert!) one of many Jedi ghosts who Rey hears in the direction of the tip of the film.
The Mandalorian shares an govt producer with The Clone Wars: Dave Filoni, one of many key Star Wars creatives at Lucasfilm. Dawson is likely to be finest identified lately for her appearances within the Marvel collection on Netflix, like Luke Cage and Daredevil.
The Mandalorian: what subsequent?
The Mandalorian season 2 reportedly completed manufacturing in March, so this casting has been saved below wraps. Little is know concerning the present’s second season, however the first season finale ends with a tease of one thing else seen within the CG collection: the Darksaber, wielded by the Empire-affiliated Moff Gideon. We additionally anticipate to study extra concerning the cute Baby Yoda’s background.
The second season will land on Disney Plus in October.