Everything We Know About the Star Wars TV Show The Mandalorian

The view from the top floor at Mc Cormick Place West during Star Wars Celebration 2019 on Thursday

"With Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy and Star Wars: Episode IX director JJ Abrams appearing on stage, you can count on plenty of surprises and special guests to keep your imagination buzzing for the rest of Celebration!"

New: The Mandalorian is a new stand-alone series from the Star Wars franchise.

And if that wasnt enough, well have some great giveaways as well including copies of “LEGO Star Wars Visual Dictionary New Edition”, signed by Jason Fry, and Marc Sumerak's excellent “Droidography” Plus well have t-shirts, custom trading cards, and of course what would any panel be without buttons! "We follow the travails of a lone gunfighter in the outer reaches of the galaxy far from the authority of the New Republic".

A bunch of new characters are being added to lore, he adds, but "for those who've been fans for 40 years, there's a lot in there for you". The series premieres on the Disney+ streaming service when it launches November 12.

You can watch the full Mandalorian panel below, which includes showrunner Jon Favreau and lead actor Pedro Pascal, who you may recognize as Oberyn Martell from Game of Thrones.

Favreau has said in interviews that he plans to use the same motion-capture technology that he employed while filming The Jungle Book and The Lion King to create the aliens in The Mandalorian.

The Mandalorian will take place in the same universe as the three Star Wars trilogies, but don't expect any cameos from your favorite film characters.

On Friday, Lucasfilm debuted the trailer for next theatrical "Star Wars" film, "The Rise of Skywalker". The clip was paced with Star Wars fan service, from the protruding robotic "doorbell" from Jabba's palace, to the stomping Power Droid seen in the Jawa sandcrawler, a gunslinging IG-88, and even a spit-roasted Salacious Crumb.

Check out some never before seen photos (below) of some of the new characters that will be part of "The Mandalorian".

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