The first look at the new characters of Lucasfilm’s next animated series, Star Wars Resistance has been revealed, along with a tease for when fans should expect to the series to make its debut on Disney XD.
Taken during RDVDisney 2018, the picture shows the designs of the new characters for the forthcoming animated series, along with the sequel trilogy’s Poe Dameron and Captain Phasma. It was also confirmed that the series will launch in October of this year. Check out the tweets below.
— Yakface (@yak_face) July 5, 2018
.@DauvinPauline "#StarWarsResistance, la nouvelle série animée de #LucasFilm arrivera en octobre sur #DisneyXD. Une série résolument tournée vers l’action et l’humour avec la forte présence de #BB8 . " #RDVDisney2018 pic.twitter.com/rqN4pActul
— Hélène Wetzel (@HeleneWetzel_) July 5, 2018
The new animated series will feature appearances by Poe Dameron and Captain Phasma, with Oscar Isaac and Gwendoline Christie reprising their roles. The series will also feature the voice cast of Christopher Sean (Days of Our Lives), Suzie McGrath (East Enders), Scott Lawrence (Legion), Myrna Velasco (Elena of Avalor), Josh Brener (Silicon Valley), Donald Faison (Scrubs), Bobby Moynihan (DuckTales), Jim Rash (Community), and Rachel Butera (Tammy’s Tiny Tea Time).
Stay tuned to Heroic Hollywood for the latest news on Star Wars Resistance as we learn it.
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