Temuera Morrison returning to Star Wars in The Mandalorian!
The list of characters from the vast Star Wars folklore, which is expected to appear in the second season of The Mandalorian, is expanding, as it has been announced that Temuera Morrison is expected to appear in the long-awaited next chapter in the title bounty hunter’s history, according to with The Hollywood reporter.
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Morrison previously appeared in the franchise in the second part of the Attack of the Clones prequel as Jango Fett, the genetic model for the clones of the Galactic Empire's Clone Army. Jango was killed by Mace Windu, of Samuel L. Jackson, during the Battle of Geonosis, with his son clone finding his helmet and suggesting his future as Boba Fett of the original trilogy. Sources say Morrison should play Boba in the next second season of the Disney + series.
Along with Boba Fett, the second season will feature the debut of Jedi Padawan, who became Rebel Alliance spy master Ahsoka Tano, with Rosario Dawson (Zombieland: Double Tap) in talks to portray the fan favorite character, although star has recently confirmed that The deal is not yet closed.
In addition to Boba Fett's announcement joining the character list, several directors recently confirmed their involvement in the new season, including Robert Rodriguez (Alita: Battle Angel) and Ant-Man franchise director Peyton Reed, who joined what already includes the returns of Rick Famuyiwa (Narcotics), Dave Filoni, Carl Weathers and Jon Favreau (The Lion King).
After the stories of Jango and Boba Fett, another warrior appears in the Star Wars universe. Mandalorian is defined after the fall of the Empire and before the appearance of the First Order. We followed the work of a lone gunman at the edge of the galaxy, far from the authority of the New Republic.
Pedro Pascal (Kingsman: The Golden Circle) stars as a single Mandalorian sniper in the far reaches of the galaxy and joins Gina Carano (Deadpool), who plays Cara Dune, a former Shock Rebel Trooper, having trouble reintegrating into society. .; and Carl Weathers as Greef, a man who leads a bounty hunter guild that hires the Mandalorian for a specific job.
The series also features Giancarlo Esposito (Breaking Bad), Emily Swallow (Supernatural), Carl Weathers (Predator), Omid Abtahi (American Gods), Werner Herzog (Grizzly Man) and Nick Nolte (Affliction).
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Favreau serves as executive producer and showrunner for the series. Among the directors of the first season, Dave Filoni (Star Wars: Clone Wars, Star Wars Rebels), who led the first episode, in addition to Deborah Chow (Jessica Jones), Rick Famuyiwa (Dope). ), Bryce Dallas Howard (unique companions) and Taika Waititi (Thor: Ragnarok), who also gave voice to the bounty hunter IG-88 in the series.
Mandalorian is produced by Jon Favreau, Dave Filoni, Kathleen Kennedy and Colin Wilson. Karen Gilchrist will serve as an executive co-producer.
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