“Obi-Wan Kenobi” recently landed on Disney+ and has already become the best debut on streaming. Given the success, a second season may already be in development, according to the specialized tabloid. Making Star Wars.
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According to the website, the high ratings of the first three episodes of the new show in the Star Wars universe would be the motivation for the studio to continue the series. In addition, changes were already being made to make the sequel possible – according to sources to the tabloid, Reva Sevander (Moses Ingram) would die at the hands of Darth Vader, a scene that was allegedly cut.
However, it remains to be seen whether the sequel will actually be a second season or new content, as the show was initially classified as a limited series. It is also worth remembering that the information is speculation and neither Disney nor Lucasfilm have confirmed a sequel or new production derived from “Obi-Wan Kenobi”.
In any case, we already know that the star of the series, Ewan McGregor, has already made himself available to continue reprising his role as the Jedi Master, should the invitation arise. “It was made as a one-off limited series. And, in a way, it does what I wanted in terms of bridging the gap between [o Episódio 3] and [o Episódio 4] and approaching Alec Guinness’s Obi-Wan in ‘A New Hope’. [no entanto, eu] I would like to do another one,” the actor told Entertainment Weekly.
Both screenwriter Joby Harold and director Deborah Chow have already signaled that the intention is not to produce another season. On another occasion, Chow said that “Obi-Wan Kenobi is a great story with a beginning, middle and end” and Harold added by explaining that there is “no story other than the story we are telling now”.