Alan Tudyk Returns as Okay-2S0 in Cassian Andor Star Wars Present
It’s a reasonably candy time to be a Star Wars fan. And for those who actually loved Rogue One (however let’s be actual, who didn’t?), it’s much more so. Disney confirmed an thrilling addition to their beforehand introduced live-action Cassian Andor sequence yesterday. The studio confirmed that the present will now formally embrace Rogue One’s fan favourite character in Alan Tudyk’s Okay-2SO.
.@diegoluna_ and @AlanTudyk are becoming a member of forces as soon as once more for a brand new present based mostly on Cassian Andor on #DisneyPlus.
— Disney (@Disney) April 11, 2019
The Okay-2SO character is a KX-series safety droid initially manufactured by the Empire, although stolen and reprogrammed by the Insurgent Alliance. He’s a co-pilot and sidekick to Diego Luna’s Cassian Andor. And with Andor’s sequence being a prequel to Rogue One, followers had been hoping and speculating that Okay-2SO could be alongside for the journey as nicely.
Disney has beforehand described the present as a “rousing spy thriller” mentioned to deal with espionage and dying defying missions with hopes of restoring order to the galaxy. It’s timetable is about through the time of the Empire’s reign, within the infancy years of the forming Riot.
When the sequence was introduced, Luna expressed his pleasure in returning to the character of Cassian Andor. He mentioned, “Going again to the Star Wars universe could be very particular for me. I’ve so many recollections of the nice work we did collectively and the relationships I made all through the journey. Now we have a improbable journey forward of us, and this new thrilling format will give us the prospect to discover this character extra deeply.”
The Cassian Andor and Okay-2SO Disney+ sequence will probably be led by showrunner Stephen Schiff, previously of The People. He’ll additionally govt produce on the present.
Regardless that the Star Wars motion pictures are formally slowing down, there’s nonetheless a lot to get enthusiastic about. We needs to be getting some new data on Star Wars: Episode 9 later in the present day. And this weekend will give us our first good take a look at EA and Respawn Leisure’s Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order recreation. The Cassian Andor and Okay-2SO Disney+ sequence will probably start streaming sooner or later subsequent yr.
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