Star Wars: McGregor, 51, is now close to Alec Guinness’ age when he played the role of Obi-Wan in the first trilogy “Star Wars”.
Jedi ‘Star Wars’ King Obi-Wan Kenobi is back on a six-part television series as well as Ewan McGregor, who played him as a young man. Forget Jedi tactics and lightsaber battles, though.
“Obi-Wan is no longer doing that. He is living a normal life.
“We can see in the trailer that there are these inspectors doing Vader’s job of tracking down the last Jedi. He wants to destroy every last Jedi,” he said. “They want him, so you can’t use Mandla because he might give himself up.”
It’s been 17 years since McGregor wore a Jedi cow in “Star Wars. Revenge of the Sith,” the last prequel trilogy.
“It was very difficult to make them. The blue screen, the green screen environment was very difficult to imitate and they were not very popular. When they came out,” said the Scottish actor.
A black superstar whose former student Anakin Skywalker had turned out to be at the end of the prequels.
McGregor, 51, is now close to Alec Guinness’ age when he played the role of Obi-Wan in the first trilogy “Star Wars”. Hayden Christensen plays the role of Anakin Skywalker / Darth Vader.
“Playing with him on a scheduled basis felt like. The last 17 years have not happened, as if there was some chaos,” McGregor said. “It was very weird.”
“Obi-Wan Kenobi” kicks off live on Disney + on May 27th.
Which began with the 1977 film and quickly became a global pop-culture. The franchise has expanded into various films and other media outlets, including television series. Video games, novels, comic books, park attractions, and theme venues, covering the all-encompassing universe.
The Empire Strikes Back (1980) and episode VI: Return of the Jedi (1983), forming the original. Star Wars trilogy. Lucas later returned to the series to direct the prequel trilogy. Which included Episode I: The Phantom Menace (1999), Episode II: Attack of the Clones (2002). And Episode III: Revenge of the Sith (2005).
In 2012, Lucas sold his production company to Disney, leaving his franchise ownership. This led to a series of trilogy, which included Episode VII. The Force Awakens (2015), Episode VIII: The Last Jedi (2017), and Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker (2019).
All nine films of the “Skywalker Saga” were nominated for Academy Awards, winning out of both for the first time. In line with Rogue One (2016) and Solo (2018) live theater anthology films. The combined box office revenue was equivalent to US $ 10 billion. Making it the second highest grossing film ever made.