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Official: Ewan McGregor Returns as Obi-Wan Kenobi for Disney+ 'Star Wars' Show

Ewan McGregor as Jedi knight Obi-Wan Kenobi in the "Star Wars" prequel trilogy. He will return to the character in a new Disney+ TV series.
Ewan McGregor as Jedi knight Obi-Wan Kenobi in the "Star Wars" prequel trilogy. He will return to the character in a new Disney+ TV series.
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Ewan McGregor will reprise his role as Obi-Wan Kenobi for "Kenobi: A Star Wars Story," a Disney+ TV series.

Few details of the plot have been announced, however Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy says all the scripts are finished, with filming to take place in 2020.

"After 4 years I can say we're going to do it," McGregor said during the show's announcement at Disney's D23 Expo.

No projected release date for "Kenobi" was announced.

Originally published on Newsarama

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