star Wars actor Hayden Christensen is obviously excited about his long-awaited return to a distant, distant galaxy, as the actor promotes the upcoming series of Disney + events, Obi-Wan Kenobi, at a recent convention. He happily poses for photos and signs autographs for star Wars fans, Christensen wears a stunt hat from Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi, in which the actor has to repeat the role of Anakin Skywalker.
Introduced as Patriarch of Skywalker in 2002. Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the ClonesChristensen’s relationship with both the franchise and the fans was tumultuous, with the actor being at the reception end of part of the vitriol shown by the more toxic side of the fan base in the past. The announcement of his return to Obi-Wan Kenobi however, the series was met with much applause, s star Wars fans are excited to see Hayden Christensen come back and wonder how Anakin / Darth Vader will fit into the production.
Although the details of his role have not yet been revealed, it is likely that Darth Vader will be busy chasing his former mentor and friend along with all the other surviving Jedi. Rumors continue to spread that given the time period of the show, young Luke Skywalker will also be included in some role. Ewan McGregor, who will play the role of Obi-Wan Kenobi in the series of events, was recently asked about this idea, to which the actor played orally, saying: “It’s very possible. I don’t know.” McGregor himself has even teased another clash of lightsabers between the pair, with the actor saying they will have “another swing against each other” during the events of Obi-Wan Kenobi.
Recently, several concepts of conceptual art have appeared, showing Darth Vader without his iconic mask and floating in a tank with bakta, which may be the way Christensen may appear in the series. It is widely speculated that the actor will appear in retrospect, and indeed both possibilities may be true. In any case, it’s great to see Hayden Christensen as excited about his return as the fans seem.
Since then, some official details about the direction of Obi-Wan Kenobirevealing that star Wars the show will meet the favorite character about ten years after the end of 2005 Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith. Along with the presentation to the public of an older version of Obi-Wan by McGregor in exile, who is now on Tatooine and watching the young Luke Skywalker, the series will also continue one of the biggest rivalries in star Wars lore, Obi-Wan vs. Darth Vader, an event that Lucasfilm boss Kathleen Kennedy called a “rematch of the century.”
Along with Christensen and McGregor, Obi-Wan Kenobi also sees the return of Joel Edgerton as Owen Lars, a Tatooine moisture farmer, and Luke Skywalker’s uncle and Bonnie Pie as Beru Whitesun Lars, Owen’s wife. In addition, Moses Ingram, Kumail Nanjiani, Indira Varma, Rupert Friend, O’Shea Jackson Jr., Sun Kang, Simone Kessel, Benny Safdi and Maya Erskine have been cast in undisclosed roles.
Obi-Wan Kenobi is scheduled for release in 2022 and will consist of six episodes, all of which were written by Joby Harold and directed by The Mandalorianis Deborah Chow. This comes to us thanks to Florida Supercon.
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