Lucasfilm filming the assistant Work is set to begin in the coming days, and the better part of the next seven months will continue. While the series has yet to receive an exact release date from the Disney-owned studio, a new report suggests the show may arrive at Disney+ later than expected. In a new piece of Bespin BulletinThe site claims that the series will be released sometime in 2024, more than two years from now.
However, the release date was buried away in a lengthy report based on the creation of new sets for the series at Shinfield Studios in Berkshire. Since principal photography has yet to begin, this release time frame can surely move to either side of the equation should problems arise.
Both Ahsoka And the The ship’s crew They have started filming, which means these two shows are in the queue for release before then the assistant. between The Mandalorian And the aforementioned duo, 2023 already seems too busy for the Kathleen Kennedy-led outfit.
The series is directed by Leslie Headland, a nerd from entire Star Wars legends – including previous Expanded Universe shows.
“She’s a giant Star Wars fan,” Kathleen Kennedy previously shared with the author. “What’s great about Leslie is that she knows everything. I mean, I’ve read quite a few books within the EU. There are bits and pieces to draw from that no one has yet explored in screen storytelling.”
“The truth is that, as a huge fan, I came to them with this idea. And I said, ‘I think the best place to put this is in an era that you guys haven’t fully explored yet,'” Headland revealed to Vanity Fair earlier this year. “They were so excited. It wasn’t that they didn’t want to explore it [existing] world, but I think they were already because The Mandalorian And a lot of other TV projects were really based on the old characters.”
She continued, “I was dealing with her as a fan who was so much more into the RPG that the Expanded Universe feeds on. I came pretty hard at it in the ’90s, and then I got to know the [Star Wars:] clone wars. I knew the schedule really well. And I was like, “I think if you want to explore Star Wars from the perspective of the bad guys, the best time to do that is when the bad guys are outnumbered. When they are actually the underdogs, for lack of a better term. So this is going to be that era.” Stay tuned for more details Star Wars: The Helper.