'Ahsoka' Trailer Reveals 'Star Wars Rebels' Characters Coming to Live-Action - CNET

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The live-action Ahsoka series lone started shooting earlier this month, but enforcement producers Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni delighted Star Wars Celebration Anaheim attendees connected Saturday with the archetypal trailer for The Mandalorian spinoff. It's acceptable to travel to Disney Plus successful 2023.

The trailer was shown exclusively astatine the normal and isn't yet disposable online. It revealed that erstwhile Jedi Ahsoka Tano (Rosario Dawson) volition squad up with the Ghost unit to find mislaid state Ezra Bridger, fundamentally making the amusement a live-action followup to CGI animated bid Rebels.

Favreau and Filoni besides introduced histrion Natasha Liu Bordizzo arsenic Sabine Wren, the Ghost crew's Mandalorian member, confirming reports from past year

Natasha Liu Bordizzo speaks astatine  Star Wars Celebration Anaheim

Natasha Liu Bordizzo talks astir playing Sabine Wren astatine Star Wars Celebration Anaheim.

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"I consciousness similar I've conscionable been adopted into a caller family," Bordizzo told the Celebration crowd. "I cognize however overmuch Sabine means to you guys. Watching Rebels, she's travel to mean a hellhole of a batch to maine too."

Ezra and Ghost aviator Hera Syndulla are glimpsed from down successful the trailer, but it's unclear astatine this constituent who they'll beryllium played by, and lovably mean astromech Chopper volition look arsenic well.

Ahsoka is acceptable astatine the aforesaid constituent successful the timeline arsenic The Mandalorian, a fewer years aft Return of the Jedi. The amusement volition deed Disney Plus sometime adjacent year, apt aft The Mandalorian play 3 (which begins successful February).

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Rebels, which ended successful 2018, was acceptable successful the years earlier the archetypal Star Wars. Ezra vanished into hyperspace toward an chartless fate, on with Imperial villain Grand Admiral Thrawn, successful that show's finale. Saturday's trailer suggests that the brace person been missing for galore years, but we cognize from her quality successful The Mandalorian play 2 that Ahsoka is hunting Thrawn -- presumably arsenic portion of the hunt for Ezra.

Ahsoka made her animated debut arsenic Anakin Skywalker's Padawan successful 2008's The Clone Wars (which was acceptable betwixt Attack of the Clones and Revenge of the Sith) and played a pivotal relation successful the seven-season bid that followed. She appeared again successful follow-up amusement Rebels, and was voiced by Ashley Eckstein successful both. 

Dawson took connected the relation erstwhile Ahsoka made her live-action debut successful The Mandalorian play 2 (where she had the grant of revealing Baby Yoda's existent name), and showed up successful The Book of Boba Fett earlier this year

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