The Walt Disney Company is looking to keep the streaming momentum going from last month’s D23 Expo 2019. Following up on the release of the series’ official poster and trailer, the fine folks at Disney+ are giving fans a new look at the first live-action Star Wars television/streaming series, The Mandalorian (set to hit the streaming service on November 12). Posted exclusively via Entertainment Weekly, the image below finds Pedro Pascal‘s bounty hunter taking on two Trandoshans (feel for Pascal’s reptilian-looking attackers).
Our money’s on the one with the cool helmet…
Set between the events in Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens the drama from showrunner Jon Favreau (The Lion King) and Dave Filoni (The Clone Wars), The Mandalorian takes place after the fall of the Empire and before the emergence of the First Order and follows a lone gunfighter in the outer reaches of the galaxy far from the authority of the New Republic.
Pedro Pascal, Gina Carano, Nick Nolte, Giancarlo Esposito, Ming-Na Wen, Carl Weathers, Emily Swallow, Omid Abtahi, Werner Herzog, Taika Waititi, Bill Burr, and Mark Boone Jr. star – and here’s a look at what’s in store:
— The Mandalorian (@themandalorian) August 24, 2019
Here’s a look back at the series’ official panel from Star Wars Celebration 2019: