The new series of Star Wars stars Obi-Wan Kenobi and Ewan McGregor, and the series of this franchise begins 10 years after the dramatic events of Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith. In that phase, Kenobi faced his greatest defeat which was the corruption and fall of his best friend and Jedi apprentice as well as Anakin Skywalker was turned into evil Sith Lord Darth Vader.
Return to Childhood
This signifies that Luke Skywalker will now be 9 to 10 years old when the new Star Wars series will begin. On the other hand, Obi-Wan Kenobi will be about 48 years of age, which is 9 years after his death in new hope. The setting of the new Star Wars series also signifies that the events of his story will now take place around 9 years before the Battle of Yavin which took place in new hope. In that war, fans saw Luke destroy the death star successfully and the war between the Rebellion and the Empire will ultimately take a turn.
In the meantime, the entire galaxy has been subdued by Sheev Palpatine’s new empire, and Darth Vader who is his second-in-commander, former Republic’s Jedi Knight serves in self-imposed exile on the Tatooine. During this time, Obi-Wan Kenobi was creating new techniques as well as ideologies for the Jedi while questioning the old order as well as its existential codes.
When will the new Star Wars release?
The new Star Wars series is highly anticipated and has become much more popular among fans way before its release. The Disney+ series will premier after the third episode of Star Wars but will hit the OTT before the fourth episode of the new series. The cast also includes Joel Edgerton, Rupert Friend, Moses Ingram, Bonnie Piesse, Indira Varma, O’Shea Jackson Jr, Simone Kessell, Sung Kang, Benny Safdie, and marks the return of Hayden Christensen as the Darth Vader.