Star Wars is coming up with a new series. It is not a Skywalker saga. The franchise is breaking away from the Skywalker saga and coming up with a new series. The series has been named as Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Cassian Andor and K-2SO will return for the new series.
The Storyline So Far
During the Battle of Scarif in Rogue One, all the members of the core team had died. K-2SO was shot down by the Empire soldiers. Cassian Andor perished beside Jyn. The Death Star annihilated the planet.
Storyline Of Rouge One: A Star Wars Story
Lucasfilms, the production house behind the series will make a prequel to Rogue One. The series will tell the story of Cassian Andor’s time with the Rebellion. The show will be a rousing spy thriller. It will focus on Cassian’s formative years with the Rebellion.
In Rogue One, Cassian is a spy who has been part of the battle since the age of six and has lost a lot. But he has never let any obstacle or setback stop him to fight for what is right. In the new series, the viewers will get to see what Cassian has lost, sacrificed, and done in the name of the Rebellion.
The show was announced in November 2018. It is in pre-production. The filming has been stopped due to the spread of the Corona Virus. There is no official announcement on the release date of the series. The series is expected to b launched in 2021 on Disney+.
Diego Luna, Alan Tudyk, Stellan Skarsgard, Kyle Soller, Genevieve O’Reilly, and Denise Gough are part of the cast. Tony Gilroy is the showrunner.