• Disney+ streaming service slates Star Wars Rogue One prequel series - CNET

    5 days ago - By CNET

    Disney's Netflix rival gets a name and another Star Wars original series starring Diego Luna.
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  • New Marvel series on Disney+ to star Tom Hiddleston as Loki - CNET

    5 days ago - By CNET

    Everyone's favorite shapeshifter returns with his own show.
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  • Disney Announces Second Live-Action Star Wars Series

    Disney Announces Second Live-Action Star Wars Series

    5 days ago - By GameInformer

    Today, Disney announced its second live-action Star Wars series, which will be a “spy thriller” centered on the rebel hero, Cassian Andor, played by Diego Luna in 2016's Rogue One. Going into production next year, the series will be a part of Disney's upcoming live-streaming service, Disney+ and will follow the exploits of Cassian Andor before the events of Rogue One during the Rebellion's early years.
    Reprising his role as the rebel spy, Luna has said that the opportunity to return to the Star Wars universe is "very special," and that he's excited to explore the character further.
    So far...
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  • Second live-action Star Wars series will star Diego Luna's ‘Rogue One' character

    Second live-action Star Wars series will star Diego Luna's ‘Rogue One' character

    5 days ago - By Digital Trends

    Diego Luna will reprise his role from 2016's Rogue One: A Star Wars Story for an upcoming television series on Disney's streaming video platform. The series will explore rebel spy Cassian Andor's early adventures.
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  • Disney announces a second live-action Star Wars show

    Disney announces a second live-action Star Wars show

    5 days ago - By The Verge

    Disney announced today that it is developing a second live-action Star Wars show for its upcoming, newly named streaming video platform, Disney+, with actor Diego Luna reprising the role of Rebel Alliance spy Cassian Andor.
    Andor was a pivotal character in the 2016 standalone Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. He played one of the Rebel Alliance spies who helped transmit the plans for the Death Star to his compatriots before perishing on the planet Scarif, setting up the events of A New Hope. In the announcement, Luna noted that he's looking forward to reprising the character, and that “this...
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  • Disney+ Streaming Service Is Coming With Marvel, Star Wars Series in 2019

    5 days ago - By GameSpot

    Disney's new streaming service will come online in late 2019, Disney CEO Bob Iger announced on a Disney earnings call, CNET reported. Iger also confirmed the service, dubbed Disney+, will come with new live-action shows in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and Star Wars franchises. Disney+ will be the streaming home for Disney's various existing films and TV shows, which means much of that stuff will stop being available on services such as Netflix starting in 2019. But Disney+ also see an influx of its own original content to tempt subscribers away from the services they already use. The most...
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  • Disney plans new 'Star Wars' prequel series for streaming service

    5 days ago - By Reuters

    A new "Star Wars" prequel series is on its way, this time for Walt Disney Co's planned streaming service, Disney Chief Executive Bob Iger said on Thursday.
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  • Lucasfilm is Developing a Live-Action STAR WARS Series that Focuses on Cassian Andor From ROGUE ONE

    5 days ago - By GeekTyrant

    Bob Iger , CEO of Disney, has announced the second live-action Star Wars series that will be gracing Disney's streaming service Disney+. The series is currently untitled, but we know that it will focus on Cassian Andor from Rogue One before the events of the film. Diego Luna will be reprising his role as Cassian and one can only hope that Alan Tudyk will be reprising his role as K-2SO. Luna stated:
    “Going back to the Star Wars universe is very special for me. I have so many memories of the great work we did together and the relationships I made throughout the journey. We have a fantastic...
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  • Star Wars Live-Action Cassian Andor Show Confirmed

    5 days ago - By GameSpot

    The second live-action Star Wars TV show for Disney+, Disney's upcoming streaming service, has been revealed. The series will focus on the adventures of Cassian Andor, the character played by Diego Luna in the movie Rogue One, and will go into production next year. Disney confirmed that Luna will reprise his role. The series will be set before the events of Rogue One, and is described by the studio as a "rousing spy thriller" that will "explore tales filled with espionage and daring missions to restore hope to a galaxy in the grip of a ruthless Empire." In a statement, Luna said: "Going...
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  • Disney revealed new details about its Netflix competitor, Disney+, including TV series from both 'Star Wars' and Marvel

    Disney revealed new details about its Netflix competitor, Disney+, including TV series from both 'Star Wars' and Marvel

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    Disney CEO Bob Iger said during an earnings call on Thursday that it's upcoming streaming service will be called Disney+.
    Iger also said a prequel TV series to "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story," is being developed, starring Diego Luna as Cassian Andor.
    Iger confirmed that a Loki TV series is being made spinning off from the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
    Disney CEO Bob Iger revealed new details about the company's upcoming Netflix competitor in an earnings call on Thursday, including sharing its name for the first time.
    Iger said the name of the streaming service, expected to launch in late 2019...
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