Disney+ and Lucasfilm have revealed the new official trailer for the highly-anticipated Andor series, which will launch with three episodes on Wednesday, September 21. The series was previously going to launch on August 31 with two episodes.
The 12-episode show takes place prior to the events of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, which debuted in theaters in December of 2016. You can watch the trailer using the player below and you’ll find the full new key art underneath.
The Andor series explores a new perspective from the Star Wars galaxy, focusing on Cassian Andor’s journey to discover the difference he can make.
The series brings forward the tale of the burgeoning rebellion against the Empire and how people and planets became involved.
It’s an era filled with danger, deception and intrigue where Cassian will embark on the path that is destined to turn him into a rebel hero.
The executive producers are Kathleen Kennedy, Tony Gilroy, Sanne Wohlenberg, Diego Luna, and Michelle Rejwan.
Tony Gilroy is the creator and showrunner. Lucasfilm is the production company.
The directors include Toby Haynes (Episodes 1, 2, 3, 8, 9, 10), Susanna White (Episodes 4, 5, 6), and Benjamin Caron (Episodes 7, 11, 12).
The writers are Tony Gilroy (Episodes 1, 2, 3, 11, 12), Dan Gilroy (Episodes 4, 5, 6), Stephen Schiff (Episode 7), and Beau Willimon (Episodes 8, 9, 10).
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Mirko Parlevliet has been reporting on the entertainment industry since 1998 and founded Vital Thrills in 2018 to cover the latest streaming, movie, TV, and video game news. Mirko previously created the websites ComingSoon, Spider-Man Hype!, SuperHeroHype and ShockTillYouDrop.