Lucasfilm revealed a sizzle reel for Diego Luna’s Andor series during the Investor Day presentation on Thursday.
Diego Luna’s Cassian Andor was first introduced in Rogue One. While the character faced his demise after stealing the Death Star plans from the Empire, we will now get to see the formative years of the character in a new series for Disney Plus. Filming for Andor is currently underway in the United Kingdom and Lucasfilm shared a sizzle reel during their presentation at Disney’s Investor Day.
In the Andor sizzle reel, we first see Diego Luna speak about his experience on Rogue One: A Star Wars Series. We then get a glimpse at the show’s massive scale with various sets, creatures, and more. It was also confirmed in the Andor sizzle reel that the first season will be 12 episodes. You can watch the Andor sizzle reel for yourself below.
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Here is the official synopsis for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story:
From Lucasfilm comes the first of the Star Wars standalone films, “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” an all-new epic adventure. In a time of conflict, a group of unlikely heroes band together on a mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire’s ultimate weapon of destruction. This key event in the Star Wars timeline brings together ordinary people who choose to do extraordinary things, and in doing so, become part of something greater than themselves.
Directed by Gareth Edwards from a screenplay co-written by Chris Weitz and Tony Gilroy based on a story by John Knoll and Gary Whitta, Rogue One stars Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk, Riz Ahmed, with Jiang Wen and Forest Whitaker.
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is now available on Digital HD, Blu-Ray, and DVD. Stay tuned for all the latest news on the future of the Star Wars franchise and be sure to subscribe to Heroic Hollywood’s YouTube channel for more great video content!