Pedro Pascal Revealed as The Mandalorian
Lucasfilm is pleased to announce the cast of the first-ever Star Wars live-action series — The Mandalorian.
Pedro Pascal has been cast in the title role as a lone Mandalorian gunfighter in the outer reaches of the galaxy. He is joined by Gina Carano, Emily Swallow, Carl Weathers, Omid Abtahi, Werner Herzog, & Nick Nolte.
Currently in production, The Mandalorian is written and executive produced by Jon Favreau, with Dave Filoni directing the first episode and serving as EP alongside Kathleen Kennedy and Colin Wilson. Additional episodic directors include Deborah Chow, Rick Famuyiwa, Bryce Dallas Howard, & Taika Waititi.
The series will be exclusive to Disney+, The Walt Disney Company’s upcoming direct-to-consumer streaming service, which launches in late 2019.