'The Book of Boba Fett' adds to 'The Mandalorian's' growing galaxy

It’s official: Disney+ will be offering two series featuring armored stars, and neither one of them is Iron Man.

As teased in a post-credit sequence during “曼达洛人” season finale, “The Book of Boba Fettwill debut in December 2021, featuring the bounty hunter introduced in the first “星球大战” sequel, “The Empire Strikes Back.Temuera Morrison will return from the prequel trilogy, with Ming-Na Wen joining him as Fennec Shand.
Although there was some speculation that the spinoff might function as a stand in for “曼达洛人,” Lucasfilm announced that this was a separate show, and the flagship series would begin production on its third season next year, to run followingBook of Boba Fett.
The studio has already unveiled an ambitious slate 的 “星球大战” live-action series for Disney+. The list includesAhsoka,” starring Rosario Dawson as Anakin Skywalker’s grownup padawan, Ahsoka Tano; “新共和国游骑兵,” set in the same timeline; and an Obi-Wan Kenobi limited series, which will reunite Ewan McGregor and Hayden Christensen.
    The company is also developing an event series built around the character of Lando Calrissian, another example of using Disney+ as a platform to expand upon the stories surrounding original characters from the “星球大战” galaxy.
    Robert Rodriguezwho directed the episode that featured Boba Fett’s returnis serving as an executive producer on the series, 随着 “The Mandalorian’sJon Favreau and Dave Filoni.
      Favreau appeared Monday on ABC’sGood Morning America” — the network is also owned by Disneyto confirm the new series. “They let me keep this one a secret,” Favreau said, referring to the recent Disney Investor Day announcements.
      The actor who originally appeared inside the Boba Fett armor, 杰里米·布洛赫(Jeremy Bulloch), recently died at the age of 75.