Disney+ is exploring popular franchises such as Star Wars, DC, and Marvel. In collaboration with Lucasfilm, they are coming with a new Star Wars Spy series. Disney confirms that they will be bringing back numerous memorable characters of Rogue one in this new show. Here is everything you need to know about Cassian Andor.
Details about the new show
It was back in 2018 that the announcement of a new Star Wars spy series was out. Until then, the project did not have a title, but it had writers like Stephen Schiff and Tony Gilroy. These writers were working on projects like the American and Rogue one. Apart from co-writing, Tony Gilroy is also going to be the director and showrunner of the show. Beau Willimon, the creator of House of Cards, and Dan Gilroy, who is Tony’s brother, are also joining the writing staff.
What is the premiere date for the Cassian Andor series?
There is no news of a definite release date for the show. The filming and production were about to start in London, but it was not possible due to the coronavirus pandemic. The current Global situation is causing a hindrance to the show.
Neal Scanlon, the special effects artist for Star Wars, says that the crew could only work for 4 to 5 weeks into the Cassian Andor project. After that, they had to shut down, unfortunately. Although without any confirmation, speculations suggest that the show will be on screen by 2021.
What is the storyline of the Cassian Andor series?
There is not much related to the plot of the show that is out. But according to reliable sources, it says that Cassian Andor will follow events before Rogue one. It will go back five years in time and follow a Ragtag crew. This group is on a mission to steal the Death Star plans. All of this led them to the beginning of new hope.
This gives a lot of time to Cassian for going on solo adventures. After which he gets killed by the end of Rogue One. Earth theory also suggests that Cassian, a rebellious spy, will be in the Galactic Empires Rule because the show is set before Rogue.
Disney also describes the Cassian Andor Series as a Spy Thriller, dealing with multiple adventures and missions relating to espionage. There is a huge possibility that this new show is going to resemble the Mandalorian.
Is the trailer for Cassian Andor out?
Unfortunately, there is no trailer for the Caspian Andor series that is out, but you can expect the show to premiere in a month as soon as it is.
Who is going to be a part of the cast for the Cassian Andor series?
Diego Luna will be back in the role of Cassian, and his excitement has no bounds. He says that the star wars are very special to him in an interview, and he has fond memories with everyone involved in the franchise. He cherishes the relationship that he has made throughout his journey in Star Wars.
This new project will be a completely different adventure and an excellent chance to explore Cassian’s character and go further. On the other hand, Alan Tudyk is going to return as the loyal sidekick of Cassian. Other actors that are going to be a part of this show are
Genevieve O’Reilly is a rebellion leader named Mon Mothma, Denise Gough, Kyle Soller, and Stellar Skarsgard. The characters of the last three are not disclosed yet.
Star Wars is a lovable franchise and is a new show is going to be equally interesting. Exploring the character of Cassian and the adventures following it will be a thrilling experience for all fans.