Star Wars: The Acolyte Releases First Clip

Jedi Master Sol battles Mae, a dangerous warrior from his past.

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Disney+ and Lucasfilm have released the first clip to the upcoming Star Wars series, The Acolyte, coming to the streamer on June 4.

The clip sees Jedi Master Sol (Lee Jung-jae) battling Mae (Amandla Stenberg), a dangerous warrior from his past.

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What is The Acolyte about?

The Acolyte is set during the High Republic era and the prime of the Jedi Order.

In The Acolyte, an investigation into a shocking crime spree pits a respected Jedi Master (Lee Jung-jae) against a dangerous warrior from his past (Amandla Stenberg). As more clues emerge, they travel down a dark path where sinister forces reveal all is not what it seems….

The series stars Amandla Stenberg, Lee Jung-jae, Manny Jacinto, Dafne Keen, Charlie Barnett, Jodie Turner-Smith, Rebecca Henderson, Dean-Charles Chapman, Joonas Suotamo, and Carrie-Anne Moss.

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The Acolyte comes from creator and showrunner Leslye Headland (Russian Doll), who also serves as executive producer alongside Kathleen Kennedy, Simon Emanuel, Jeff F. King, and Jason Micallef. Charmaine DeGraté and Kor Adana are the co-executive producers, and Rayne Roberts and Damian Anderson are producing.

Headland also directed the premiere episodes (episodes 101 and 102). Directors Kogonada (episodes 103 and 107), Alex Garcia Lopez (episodes 104 and 105), and Hanelle Culpepper (episodes 106 and 108) round out the directing duties on the series. Michael Abels, known for his work on Get Out and Us, scored The Acolyte.

The Acolyte premiers June 4 with the first two episodes on Disney+.

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