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Development & Production


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Sep. 28, 2021
Diego Luna confirmed that 'Andor' has wrapped production.   (Cast/Crew)
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Apr. 11, 2021
'Andor' was confirmed to be filming in London's Canary Wharf station, the same location that was used as an Imperial base in 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.'   (Set Photo(s))
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Jan. 20, 2021
Alan Tudyk said that K2SO will not be involved in 'Andor.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 11, 2021
'Andor' was rumored to have already resumed filming at Pinewood Studios in London.   (Bespin Bulletin)
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Dec. 10, 2020
The Cassian Andor series was confirmed to be titled as 'Andor.'   (Lucasfilm)
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Dec. 10, 2020
'Andor' was confirmed to begin principal photography in London in the last week of November 2020.   (Lucasfilm)
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Dec. 10, 2020
'Andor' was confirmed to have 12 episodes.   (Lucasfilm)
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Dec. 04, 2020
Diego Luna shared that he was currently in London filming 'Andor.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Jul. 17, 2020
'Cassian Andor' pre-production was rumored to start in July 2020, with filming rumored to begin in the Fall 2020.   (Bespin Bulletin)
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Jul. 17, 2020
'Cassian Andor's' production was rumored to possibly coincide with 'Obi-Wan Kenobi's' production.   (Making Star Wars)
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Apr. 10, 2020
'Cassian Andor' was reported to be 6 weeks into pre-production before the COVID-19 pandemic struck the UK.   (Cast/Crew)
Rumor (Updated)
Apr. 06, 2020
Production on 'Cassian Andor' had been delayed due to COVID-19.   (Disney)

Dec. 13, 2019
'Cassian Andor' was rumored to begin shooting in Europe in June 2020.   (Discussing Film)
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Apr. 06, 2020
'Cassian Andor' production was rumored to be delayed due to COVID-19.   (Bespin Bulletin)
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Feb. 12, 2020
Diego Luna said 'Cassian Andor' will begin filming in 2020.   (Cast/Crew)
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Oct. 15, 2019
'Cassian Andor' production was rumored to have been close to being canceled due to its unsatisfactory scripts.   (Steven Weintraub)
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Nov. 15, 2018
Diego Luna indicated that he will be digitally de-aged for part of 'Cassian Andor.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Nov. 08, 2018
A live-action prequel series based on 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' was confirmed to be in development.   (Disney)

Crew


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Feb. 05, 2021
Ben Caron and Susanna White were rumored to have joined the crew of 'Andor' as directors.   (Discussing Film)
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Dec. 10, 2020
Luke Hall was confirmed to have joined 'Andor' as the production designer.   (Lucasfilm)

Apr. 06, 2020
Luke Hall was rumored to have joined 'Cassian Andor' as the production designer.   (Discussing Film)
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Sep. 22, 2020
Toby Haynes was reported to have replaced Tony Gilroy as director of the 'Cassian Andor' series.   (Deadline)
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Apr. 24, 2020
Tony Gilroy was officially announced as showrunner for 'Cassian Andor', replacing Stephen Schiff, who will remain a writer on the series.   (Disney)
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Apr. 24, 2020
Beau Willimon was announced as a writer for 'Cassian Andor.'   (Disney)
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Oct. 15, 2019
Tony Gilroy was reported to write the pilot for "Cassian Andor' in addition to directing multiple episodes of the series.   (The Hollywood Reporter)
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Jul. 11, 2019
Rick Famuyiwa was rumored to be in talks to direct an undisclosed amount of episodes of 'Cassian Andor.'   (Discussing Film)
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Nov. 30, 2018
Stephen Schiff was reported to be the showrunner for 'Cassian Andor.'   (The Hollywood Reporter)

Cast


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Oct. 26, 2021
Andy Serkis was rumored to have joined the cast of 'Andor' in an unknown role.   (Making Star Wars)
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Aug. 09, 2021
Alex Lawther was rumored to have joined the cast of 'Andor' in an unknown role.   (The Direct)
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Jun. 10, 2021
Stellan Skargsard confirmed that 'Rogue One's Forrest Whitaker, who played Saw Gerrera in the spinoff, will return in 'Andor.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Jun. 10, 2021
Ben Mendelsohn was rumored to return as Director Krennic in 'Andor.'   (The Direct)
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Jun. 05, 2021
Duncan Pow was confirmed to return as Ruescott Melshi in 'Andor.'   (Set Photo(s))
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Jun. 04, 2021
Robert Emms was reported to have joined the cast of 'Andor' in an unknown role.   (Deadline)
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Mar. 03, 2021
Ewan McGregor was rumored to have joined the cast of 'Andor' to play Obi-Wan Kenobi in a recurring role.   (The Illuminerdi)
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Nov. 06, 2020
Alistair Petrie debunked the rumor that his character, General Draven, will appear in 'Andor.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Aug. 10, 2020
Adria Arjona was reported to have joined the cast of 'Cassian Andor' in an unknown lead role.   (Deadline)
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May. 13, 2020
Jimmy Smits and Alistair Petrie were rumored to reprise their roles as Bail Organa and Davits Draven in 'Cassian Andor.'   (Bespin Bulletin)
Report (Updated)
Apr. 24, 2020
Kyle Soller's casting in 'Cassian Andor' was officially announced.   (Disney)

Apr. 16, 2020
Kyle Soller was reportedly cast in 'Cassian Andor' in an unspecified role.   (Variety)
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Apr. 24, 2020
Genevieve O'Reilly's casting in 'Cassian Andor' was officially announced.   (Disney)

Apr. 24, 2020
Genevieve O’Reilly was reportedly set to reprise her role as Mon Mothma in 'Cassian Andor'.   (The Hollywood Reporter)
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Apr. 24, 2020
Denise Gough's casting in 'Cassian Andor' was officially announced.   (Disney)

Apr. 24, 2020
Denise Gough was reportedly cast in 'Cassian Andor' in an unspecified role.   (The Hollywood Reporter)
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Apr. 24, 2020
Stellan Skarsgard's casting in 'Cassian Andor' was officially announced.   (Disney)

Apr. 16, 2020
Stellan Skarsgard was reportedly cast in 'Cassian Andor' in an unspecified role.   (Variety)
Official
Nov. 08, 2018
Diego Luna was confirmed to star as Cassian Andor in the 'Cassian Andor' prequel series.   (Disney)

Release Date


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Nov. 10, 2021
'Andor' was confirmed to release between July and September 2022.   (Disney)
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Dec. 10, 2020
'Andor's release was confirmed to have moved to 2022.   (Lucasfilm)
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Apr. 06, 2020
'Cassian Andor' was confirmed to have a 2021 release date.   (Disney)

Plot


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Sep. 28, 2021
Diego Luna revealed that fans will "definitely see familiar faces" in 'Andor,' and that "this project is like no other."   (Cast/Crew)
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Apr. 15, 2021
Stellan Skarsgård teased that 'Andor'will have "much more atmosphere" and "a little more mature" similar to 'Rogue One.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Mar. 26, 2021
'Andor' was confirmed to feature the impact of the Empire in small galactic villages.   (Set Photo(s))
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Jan. 29, 2021
'Andor' was rumored to feature an entirely new planet that hasn't been featured in Star Wars lore.   (Set Photo(s))
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Jan. 16, 2021
'Andor' was rumored to feature a seedy, intergalactic town.   (Set Photo(s))
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Dec. 22, 2020
Diego Luna said that 'Andor' will explore all the layers of Cassian Andor as a character.   (The Hollywood Reporter)
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Jul. 26, 2020
Grand Moff Tarkin was rumored to appear in 'Cassian Andor.'   (Kessel Run Transmissions)
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Apr. 24, 2020
'Cassian Andor' was confirmed to take place 5 years before the events of 'Rogue One.'   (Disney)
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Mar. 25, 2020
'Cassian Andor' was said to potentially feature a backlog Star Wars characters that were cut or played a small part in previous Star Wars films.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 02, 2020
A casting report indicated that part of 'Cassian Andor' will explore Cassian's childhood and teenage years.   (The Illuminerdi)

Feb. 12, 2020
'Cassian Andor' was rumored to feature flashbacks to Cassian Andor's childhood and teenage years.   (Discussing Film)
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Nov. 08, 2018
'Cassian Andor' was confirmed to follow the adventures of rebel spy Cassian Andor during the formative years of the Rebellion and prior to the events of Rogue One.   (Disney)

Promotional


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Nov. 03, 2021
A sizzle reel for 'Andor' was rumored to be released on November 12, 2021.   (Star Wars News Net)
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Dec. 10, 2020
A short behind-the-scenes teaser for 'Andor' was officially revealed.   (Lucasfilm)
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Dec. 10, 2020
The first batch of concept art for 'Andor' was officially revealed in the new trailer.   (Lucasfilm)