Ewan McGregor and Hayden Christensen Show Off ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ Clip

Friday sees the premiere of the first two episodes with the series taking place 10 years after the events of Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith.


Ewan McGregor and Hayden Christensen show off a new clip from the Obi-Wan Kenobi Star Wars series coming to the Disney Plus streaming service.

The clip features Joel Egerton as Uncle Owen getting into a conversation with McGregor’s Obi-Wan.

Worth a mention is that today also happens to be the 42nd Anniversary of the release of Empire Strike Back which was released in 1980.

Rumors also offer a Darth Vader series is in development.

The series debuts on Friday, May 27 with the first two episodes and next week starts Star Wars Celebration.

Obi-Wan Kenobi Clip:

Obi-Wan Kenobi begins 10 years after Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith

The story begins 10 years after the dramatic events of Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith, in which Obi-Wan Kenobi (Ewan McGregor) faced his greatest defeat — the downfall and corruption of his best friend and Jedi apprentice, Anakin Skywalker, who turned to the dark side and became the evil Sith Lord, Darth Vader.

Joining the cast are Moses Ingram, Joel Edgerton, Bonnie Piesse, Kumail Nanjiani, Indira Varma, Rupert Friend, O’Shea Jackson Jr., Sung Kang, Simone Kessell, and Benny Safdie.

Obi-Wan Kenobi is executive-produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Michelle Rejwan, Deborah Chow, Ewan McGregor, and Joby Harold.

Obi-Wan Kenobi Star Wars Day poster