Robert Rodriguez teased that the new Star Wars series The Book of Boba Fett is going to bring in the goods.
Season 2 of The Mandalorian took fans on an exciting journey that continued to expand the lore of the Star Wars universe while reintroducing certain characters into the series. Boba Fett (Temeura Morrison) made a triumphant return in the Season 2 premiere, but really stood out in Episode 206, “The Tragedy.” In this episode directed by Robert Rodriguez, the character dons his old Boba Fett armor onscreen for the first time in decades.
During the Season 2 finale of The Mandalorian, a post-credits stinger revealed that a new series, titled The Book of Boba Fett was coming for a December 2021 premiere. With the upcoming series on the way, Robert Rodriguez teased what fans should expect from The Book of Boba Fett, and he has no problem hyping it up for everyone.
Speaking with Collider, Robert Rodriguez, who served as an Executive Producer on the series alongside Jon Favreau, Dave Filoni and Kathleen Kennedy teased that The Book of Boba Fett will greatly please Star Wars fans:
“[I] can’t say anything about it at all right now, but it’s coming out in December… Wait until you see what’s coming. It’s going to blow your mind. That’s all I can say. I can talk it up all I want, because I know it over-delivers. It way over-delivers. People are going to be so pumped when they see it.”
Based off of Robert Rodriguez’s words, t’ll be exciting to see what The Book of Boba Fett will bring to the Star Wars franchise. After all, fans have been waiting for the character’s return for years, and it looks like this new series could fulfill those wishes.
The Mandalorian stars Pedro Pascal, Giancarlo Esposito, Temuera Morrison, Katee Sackhoff, Ming-Na Wen, Bill Burr, Timothy Olyphant, and Carl Weathers, with Rosario Dawson joining the series as Ahsoka Tano ahead of her spin-off series. The series was created by Jon Favreau and executive produced by Dave Filoni, with season two episodes also directed by Rick Famuyiwa, Bryce Dallas Howard, Peyton Reed, Carl Weathers, and Robert Rodriguez.
The Book of Boba Fett will arrive Christmas 2021 on Disney Plus. 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 original video content.