Watch Ewan McGregor And Jimmy Kimmel Talk Spoilers For Disney+ Series “Obi-Wan Kenobi”
Okay, not really, but Ewan McGregor did join Jimmy Kimmel from the set of “Obi-Wan Kenobi” to promote the new limited series “Halston” on Netflix, premiering this Friday.
Ewan talked about Star Wars spoilers, going back into the role of Obi-Wan with a lot of extraordinary technology for his new Disney+ series “Obi-Wan Kenobi”, turning 50, learning to ride a unicycle, traveling by motorcycle around the world, as well as playing fashion designer Roy Halston in the new Netflix series “Halston,” and making a pair of pants by himself.
“Obi-Wan Kenobi,” the new Disney+ special event series starring Ewan McGregor as the iconic Jedi Master, began shooting in April. The story begins 10 years after the dramatic events of “Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith” where Kenobi faced his greatest defeat, the downfall and corruption of his best friend and Jedi apprentice, Anakin Skywalker turned evil Sith Lord Darth Vader.
“Obi-Wan Kenobi” is directed by Deborah Chow, director of two critically acclaimed episodes of “The Mandalorian,” Season 1.
The series also marks the return of Hayden Christensen in the role of Darth Vader.
Joining the cast are Moses Ingram, Joel Edgerton, Bonnie Piesse, Kumail Nanjiani, Indira Varma, Rupert Friend, O’Shea Jackson Jr., Sung Kang, Simone Kessell and Benny Safdie.
“Obi-Wan Kenobi” is executive-produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Michelle Rejwan, Deborah Chow, Ewan McGregor and writer Joby Harold. The casting director is Carmen Cuba.
“Obi-Wan Kenobi” will be available exclusively on Disney+.