As fans wait for the next TV series from the galaxy far, far away, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’s Diego Luna has confirmed that the Disney series Star Wars: Andor hasn’t just finished filming , but also the return of the “familiar” will see faces “in the upcoming show.
In a conversation with Deadline, Luna talked a little about Andor and teased fans will” definitely see familiar faces “throughout the series. These familiar faces include Genevieve O’Reilly as rebel leader Mon Mothma, who previously portrayed the character in Rogue One and who was guest stars in several episodes of the animated series Star Wars Rebels. It’s possible that we will also see the return of Jimmy Smits, who played prominent rebel leader Bail Organa in Star Wars – Episode III: Revenge of the Sith and Rogue One, while a rumor has it that Forest Whitaker also played his role as Rogue One as Saw will repeat Gerrera, a former rebel whose methods were too extreme and bloody for the Alliance. We’ll have to wait and see if other familiar faces come from Rebels, The Mandalorian or the prequel films.
Andor is a prequel to Rogue One and shows how Cassian became a member of the Rebel Alliance and a ruthless agent from his opening scenes in the film became. “I can tell you about this project like no other because I can’t spoil the ending if you’ve already seen [Star Wars: Rogue One]. No matter what I say, I can’t ruin the ending, ”Luna said, joking about Cassian’s fate at Jyn Erso’s side on her mission to steal the Death Star plans. “While I can’t say much, I can tell you that the experience was literally a transformation for me. It’s something I really wanted to do that I thought I couldn’t do. I’m more than happy. ”
Andor was also filmed during the pandemic lockdown as he had to work with a reduced crew and under strict procedures to ensure everyone’s safety, which Luna was very proud of. “To be honest, it was such a blessing to do this job and to do” under the circumstances. I had the chance to work with a team that I am not more proud of and admire more. It’s a tough moment filming outside and we got really lucky. We’re now done filming and preparing it for the audience to see. ”
Star Wars: Andor plays Diego Luna, who repeats his role as Rogue One as Cassian Andor, and Genevieve O’Reilly as Mon Mothma , Adria Arjona (6 Underground), Denise Gough (The Kid Who Would Be King), Kyle Soller (101.). Dalmatian Street), Stellan Skarsgård (Chernobyl) and Robert Emms (His Dark Materials). Unfortunately, K-2SO actor Alan Tudyk has previously confirmed that he will not be returning for the first season of the upcoming Star Wars series.
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