Young Mace Windu Project at Disney Rumored to be in development


With the long-gestating Obi-Wan Kenobi sequence lastly coming collectively, together with the vastly fashionable The Mandalorian, Disney are clearly focussed on exploring the Star Wars universe on the small display screen Effectively, a brand new rumor has now begun to flow into which claims {that a} solo mission centered round Jedi grasp Mace Windu is being put into growth.

Reportedly, the mission will delve into the origin of the fan-favorite character and give attention to a youthful model of Mace Windu. Performed by Samuel L. Jackson within the prequel trilogy, the solo journey will largely revolve round this younger model of the character, who shall be performed by a brand new actor, with Jackson mentioned to be concerned in choose scenes. Presently, it’s unknown whether or not the Mace Windu mission shall be a standalone sequence or film, however it’s seemingly that it is going to be launched straight to Disney+.

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Identified for his iconic purple lightsaber, Mace Windu has appeared throughout varied portrayals of the Star Wars galaxy, together with animated sequence’ similar to The Clone Wars and several other comedian ebook runs. Killed by Emperor Palpatine in 2005’s Revenge of the Sith, there was a long-standing fan idea that Windu survived the assault, one thing that Samuel L. Jackson himself has even endorsed. “I might actually love to offer yet another run at Mace Windu in Star Wars ” Jackson acknowledged when requested in regards to the character final 12 months. “There is a lengthy historical past of one-handed guys that had been Jedis, which have lightsabers, that also made it,” the actor identified. “Jedis can fall from unbelievable heights and never die, like cats.”

Earlier than we discover out whether or not plans for a Mace Windu mission are actual or just a twisted Jedi thoughts trick, followers have the Obi-Wan Kenobi sequence to sit up for. As a consequence of carry again Ewan McGregor because the title character, and directed by The Mandalorian and Higher Name Saul’s Deborah Chow, it was just lately confirmed that the Disney+ present will solely final one sequence. Whereas we await additional updates, McGregor did just lately supply some perception into the present itself in addition to the assorted backstage points saying, “The scripts are actually good. I noticed 90% of the writing and I actually preferred it. All this bullsh-t about inventive variations and all that stuff, none of it’s true. We simply pushed the dates … final episode, [Star Wars The Rise of Skywalker] got here out, everybody had extra time to learn the stuff that had been written, they usually felt that they wished to do extra work on it.”

In the meantime, followers are eagerly awaiting the return of The Mandalorian, which is because of premiere on Disney+ on October 30. Starring Pedro Pascal because the mysterious title character, the second season picks up with the mysterious bounty hunter as he continues to get into every kind of adventures whereas finishing up his harmful duties. The primary season noticed the Mandalorian take a force-sensitive Youngster (a.okay.a. Child Yoda) into his care, ending with our intrepid anti-hero deciding to uncover the origins of the mysterious creature.

The Mace Windu mission shall be only one of an entire host of Star Wars associated Disney+ spin-offs, together with a prequel sequence primarily based on Rogue One, in addition to rumored Lando Calrissian, Darth Maul, and Han Solo exhibits. This rumor involves us courtesy of ace scooper Twitter person @DanielRPK.

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