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The Mandalorian

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  • Director: Deborah Chow, Rick Famuyiwa, Dave Filoni, Bryce Dallas Howard, Taika Waititi
  • Screenplay: Jon Favreau
  • Production Company: Lucasfilm
  • Distributor: Disney+
  • Executive Producer: Jon Favreau, Dave Filoni, Kathleen Kennedy, Colin Wilson, Karen Gilchrist (co-exec)
  • Release date: 11/12/2019
  • MPAA rating: This Film Is Not Yet Rated
  • BBFC rating: Not yet rated

The Mandalorian is a TV series set after the fall of the Empire, featuring an all-new cast of characters. It was announced by Disney CEO Bob Iger in November 2017, and will air on the new streaming service Disney+ in late 2019.

 

Plot Summary

After the stories of Jango and Boba Fett, another warrior emerges in the Star Wars universe. The Mandalorian is set after the fall of the Empire and before the emergence of the First Order. We follow the travails of a lone gunfighter in the outer reaches of the galaxy far from the authority of the New Republic.

Cast

  • Pedro Pascal
  • Gina Carano
  • Giancarlo Esposito
  • Emily Swallow
  • Carl Weathers
  • Omid Abtahi
  • Werner Herzog
  • Nick Nolte

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