Ewan McGregor is recalling the enjoyment of choosing out his very personal lightsaber for the primary time in a brand new teaser for Obi-Wan Kenobi.
The Star Wars prequel sequence on Disney Plus sees the titular Obi-Wan, earlier than he turned “Outdated Ben” Kenobi from A New Hope, however after he took the excessive floor and was compelled to bisect his former apprentice, Hayden Christensen’s Anakin Skywalker, in Revenge of the Sith.
Within the trailers up to now, we’ve seen Kenobi creepily stalk a younger Luke Skywalker, performed by Grant Feely, from afar, utilizing binoculars. So what’s can we anticipate from the present, moreover that?
For one factor, we’ll see a return of Christensen as Darth Vader, which is bound to please many followers. It’s yet-to-be-determined if the sand-hating Vader will go to Obi-Wan on the desert planet the place his mom died, nevertheless. However contemplating Obi-Wan efficiently hid out for all these many years, till he finally met Luke as a grown-up, performed by Mark Hamill within the very first movie within the spacefaring franchise, we’re guessing there’s a very good likelihood they received’t cross paths — at the least on that specific planet, anyway.
The prequel sequence will undoubtedly be a nostalgia journey for viewers, because it apparently was for McGregor additionally. Within the promo, he recalled a few of his first experiences getting concerned within the franchise, together with hand-picking his blue lightsaber seen in The Phantom Menace.
Try Obi-Wan Kenobi on Disney Plus on Could 27.