Season one of The Mandalorian was a massive success for Disney+. Fans and critics praised Jon Favreau and Company for their take on a galaxy, far, far, away.
The series showrunner Jon Favreau wasted no timing confirming via social media that the second season will debut on Disney+ next fall. He also shared an image of a Gamorrean, a type of alien from the Star Wars universe with a distinctly hog-like appearance. The Gamorrean’s most noteworthy appearance was in The Empire Strikes Back, when they served as guards for crimelord Jabba the Hutt on Tatooine.
— Jon Favreau (@Jon_Favreau) December 27, 2019
Pedro Pascal plays the titular character, Hollywood legend Nick Nolte, MMA star-turned-actress Gina Carano, Breaking Bad‘s Giancarlo Esposito, iconic German director, and actor Werner Herzog, Supernatural‘s Emily Swallow, andThor: Ragnarok director Taika Waititi (who also directed an episode) all star in the series.
Dave Filoni, who has worked on Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars Rebels, directed the first episode of the series. Bryce Dallas Howard, Dope’s Rick Famuyiwa, and Deborah Chow (Jessica Jones) direct additional episodes. Favreau executive produced the show, along with Filoni, Kathleen Kennedy, and Colin Wilson. Karen Gilchrist served as a co-executive producer.
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