While there is no official confirmation yet, the release of Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens has led to a flurry of speculation for the next installments in this saga. For instance, Obi-Wan Kenobi season 2 is reportedly in development. If you are a fan of the original trilogy and eager to see what happens next with the beloved characters, keep your fingers crossed until Lucasfilm confirms these reports.
The Obi-Wan Kenobi movie is said to be in development by Lucasfilm and will reportedly be released before the sequel trilogy. Lucasfilm is looking to get the ball rolling as early as next year and they are currently looking for writers to pen the screenplay.
The storyline of the Obi-Wan Kenobi
The story of the titular character, a Jedi Knight, and close friend of Anakin Skywalker during the Clone Wars. Obi-Wan helps train Luke, his son, and joins him on a journey to Yoda’s Dagobah. There Obi-Wan Kenobi departs from his body in mid-transformation back into Qui Gon Jinn and is reincarnated as an aged ancient hermit who promotes peace and understanding rather than violence.
“Obi-Wan Kenobi is an old man and as far as he’s concerned, Anakin Skywalker is dead.” ―”Star Wars: The Clone Wars”: Producer George Lucas The character was first introduced in 1977 in the original film Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope. He was portrayed by English actor Alec Guinness, who would later reprise the role in Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith fourteen years later.
The character was introduced in the original trilogy as a wise and benevolent guide to the young Anakin Skywalker, a friend of his father, who taught him many forms of Jedi fighting arts. He also emphasizes that there is good in people, even if they are only fleeting glimpses.
Names of the characters in the Obi-Wan Kenobi
Here are the celebrity’s names mentioned below:
- Vivien Lyra Blair as Leia Organa
- Ewan McGregor as Obi-Wan Kenobi
- Moses Ingram as Inquisitor Reva
- Sung Kang as Fifth Brother
- Rupert Friend as Grand Inquisitor
- Hayden Christensen as Darth Vader
- Kumail Nanjiani as Haja Estree
- Benny Safdie as Nari
- Joel Edgerton as Owen Lars
- Bonnie Piesse as Beru Lars
- Simone Kessell as Breha Organa
- Marisé Álvarez as Nyche
- Maya Erskine
- O’Shea Jackson Jr.
- Flea as Vect Nokru
- Rya Kihlstedt as Fourth Sister
- Aviel Ayoung
- Amy Sturdivant as Mercenary
Obi-Wan Kenobi Reactions, Fantastic Four Casting, Hawkeye Season 2
Marvel has announced the casting of the new Fantastic Four. With Michael B. Jordan as Johnny Storm, Miles Teller as Reed Richards, Kate Mara as Sue Storm, and Jamie Bell as Ben Grimm, this is the first time that not one but four actors are playing each of these iconic roles. Reaction to this announcement was mixed; some were excited by the casting while others weren’t convinced by it. “I’m simply not convinced that this is necessary. I do not expect anyone to see the movie, but it seems like Marvel is trying to milk every last drop out of their past successes, while they may have outlived their usefulness.” “Marvel Studios has the right to cast whoever they want. It’s part of their nature as a business.
Indira Varma explains how Obi-Wan Kenobi came to be
Indira Varma (born 1967) is a British actress of Indian descent, best known for her roles as Dr. Sunita Alahan, a psychiatrist in BBC’s Casualty, and Kalinda Sharma in The Good Wife. Some people knew her as the wife of Charles Dance who played Tywin Lannister in Game of Thrones, but she has starred in many movies and TV shows too. One of Indira’s earliest roles was that of an E.R. doctor in the film The Parole Officer (2001). More recently, she played Lena Luthor’s assistant/lover/confidant Lillian Luthor on the American TV series Supergirl from 2015–to 16.
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