It’s the moment Star Wars Fans have been waiting.
Disney+ has released a teaser trailer for its highly anticipated limited series Obi-Wan KenobiWednesday, March 9th: Fans get their first look at Ewan McGregor as his beloved character. The series is set 10 years after Obi Wan was defeated by Anakin Skywalker (a.k.a. his former mentor). Darth Vader was played by Hayden Christensen.
The preview shows Obi-Wan hiding in Tatooine’s sandy dunes, watching over Luke Skywalker as he warns no one. “Stay hidden.”
But hiding won’t do much good when it comes to the villain the Grand Inquisitor, played by Rupert Friend. “The key to hunting Jedi is patience,”The character said it. “A Jedi cannot help what they are. Their compassion leaves a trail. The Jedi code is like an itch, he cannot help it.”
Obi-Wan, who is being raised in his aunt and uncle’s home by his aunt, is determined to protect Luke Skywalker while The Grand Inquisitor seeks out Luke Skywalker.