The following live-action Star Wars sequence is coming subsequent yr. Whereas it doesn’t have a particular premiere date simply but, on the Star Wars Celebration occasion in London, Lucasfilm confirmed that The Acolyte will premiere on Disney Plus in 2024.
The Acolyte is a present centered on the darkish aspect of the Pressure, with a cast led by Amandla Stenberg. It additionally includes a handful of different massive names like The Matrix star Carrie-Anne Moss and Squid Game’s Lee Jung-jae. The remainder of the solid consists of Manny Jacinto, Dafne Eager, Jodie Turner-Smith, Rebecca Henderson, Charlie Barnett, and Dean-Charles Chapman. Leslye Headland, the co-creator of Netflix’s Russian Doll, is serving as showrunner, director, and government producer. The sequence was first announced in 2020.
“What I pitched to [Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy] was Frozen meets Kill Invoice,” Headland stated on stage throughout Celebration, as reported by Entertainment Weekly. “That is when the dangerous guys are outnumbered. They’re the underdogs.”