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Obi-Wan Kenobi Disney Plus Show Casts Ewan McGregor, Hayden Christensen, And More

Obi-Wan Kenobi Disney Plus Show Casts Ewan McGregor, Hayden Christensen, And More

The Obi-Wan Kenobi limited series coming to Disney+ is beginning production soon, and the company has announced the ensemble cast set to star in the show. The two leads are recognizable Star Wars veterans: Ewan McGregor and Hayden Christensen, reprising their roles as Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker aka Darth Vader, respectively.

But the cast includes a lot more players besides those two Jedi. Some notable new faces to Star Wars include Moses Ingram, Kumail Nanjiani, and Indira Varma. Joel Edgerton and Bonnie Piesse are returning to reprise their roles as young Owen and Beru Lars, who took care of the young Luke Skywalker.

The full announced cast, as detailed from Disney, is:

  • Ewan McGregor
  • Hayden Christensen
  • Moses Ingram
  • Joel Edgerton
  • Bonnie Piesse
  • Kumail Nanjiani
  • Indira varma
  • Rupert Friend
  • O’Shea Jackson Jr.
  • Sung Kang |
  • Simone Kessell
  • Benny Safdie

The Obi-Wan series had been long rumored before being confirmed by Disney. The company has a wide slate of Star Wars shows in development, following the lead of its breakout hit, The Mandalorian. To that end, Obi-Wan Kenobi will borrow some of Mando’s groundbreaking special effects techniques.