The actor will be part of the new Star Wars series centered on Anakin’s teacher
At last, the Disney + series focused on Obi-Wan Kenobi It is a reality and to the joy of many fans, it will feature the full cast of the franchise Star Wars.
Even with Hayden Christensen, who will play Anakin Skywalker O Darth Vader, production will begin at the end of this month. The cast involved was announced last month.
With that said, it looks like everything is ready and ready for the start of filming. Recently, the Twitter account Star Wars España, posted a photo of Ewan McGregor showing off his new beard to play the Jedi Master.
Ewan McGregor is now ready to reprise his role as Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi. The actor is already wearing his new look and is eager to begin filming this month.#StarWars #ObiWan #Kenobi pic.twitter.com/JPjumPfDyA
— Star Wars España (@StarWarsEs) April 7, 2021
The original photo was taken at the Cycle Garden motorcycle workshop and was posted on his official Instagram account:
The return of Anakin Skywalker
In an interview for StarWars.com, Hayden Christensen stated that “It was a great experience playing Anakin Skywalker”.
“Of course, Anakin and Obi-Wan They weren’t on the best of terms when we last saw them … It will be interesting to see what an amazing director like Deborah Chow will do. I am excited to be working with Ewan again. It feels good to be back. “Said the actor.
Recall that in the original franchise, Christensen acted as Skywalker in the second and third episode of the saga. At the end of this last chapter, we can see the characters of McGregor and Christensen in one of the most remembered fight sequences in the history of cinema.
After that scene where Obi-Wan Kenobi I would be victorious Anakin Skywalker would become a sith definitive by transforming into Darth Vader.
Director Deborah Chow has already worked on the franchise on the hit series The Mandalorian that stars Pedro Pascal