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Development & Production


Rumor
Jan. 12, 2021
Lucasfilm was rumored to be "super interested" in continuing the story of Captain Rex in a future Star Wars project.   (Kessel Run Transmissions)
Report
Dec. 10, 2020
A significant expansion of the “Star Wars” universe was reported to be unveiled during Disney Investor Day.   (The New York Times)
Official
Dec. 10, 2020
Disney confirmed that there will be "roughly 10 Star Wars series” on Disney+ over the next few years.   (Disney)
Report
Dec. 07, 2020
The new slate of projects from Lucasfilm was reported to be unveiled during Disney Investor Day on December 10, 2020.   (Deadline)
Rumor
Dec. 04, 2020
Three new animated series were rumored to be in various stages of development from Lucasfilm, one of which would be set during The High Republic era.   (Cinelinx)
Report
Nov. 06, 2020
The spinoff show centered on Boba Fett was reported to begin production in the second week of November.   (Deadline)
Rumor
Oct. 14, 2020
A Cara Dune series was rumored to be in development for Disney+.   (LRM Online)
Rumor
Oct. 14, 2020
Lucasfilm was rumored to be developing a spinoff series of 'The Mandalorian' focusing on Bo-Katan Kryze and Cara Dune.   (Kessel Run Transmissions)
Rumor
Sep. 30, 2020
Darth Bane was rumored to be involved in multiple upcoming Star Wars projects, including a possible solo project.   (Daniel Richtman)
Rumor
Sep. 14, 2020
Lucasfilm was rumored to be considering developing a project focused on a young Mace Windu.   (Daniel Richtman)

Cast


Rumor
Jan. 07, 2021
Robert Downey Jr. was rumored to be having discussions with Lucasfilm for a potential role in a future Star Wars project.   (Kessel Run Transmissions)
Rumor
Dec. 04, 2020
Two supporting characters were rumored to be getting cast for 'The Mandalorian's' prequel spinoff series on Disney+.   (The Direct)
Report
Oct. 15, 2020
Anthony Daniels (C-3PO), Kelly Marie Tran (Rose Tico), and Billy Dee Williams (Lando Calrissian) have all reportedly signed onto the voice their characters in 'The Lego Star Wars Holiday Special'.   (Entertainment Weekly)
Rumor
Jul. 22, 2020
Donald Glover was rumored to reprise his role as Lando Calrissian in an upcoming Disney+ series.   (Kessel Run Transmissions)
Rumor
Apr. 07, 2020
Rosario Dawson was rumored to have signed a multi-show deal for her portrayal of Ahsoka Tano, indicating that Lucasfilm is interested in having Dawson appear as Ahsoka in multiple Disney+ shows.   (The Direct)

Release Date


Official
Nov. 16, 2020
A new Minecraft DLC inspired by A New Hope, The Empires Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi, and The Mandalorian was officially released.   (Lucasfilm)

Plot


Quote
Dec. 01, 2020
Rian Johnson said that he considered using Anakin Skywalker's Force ghost during the tree burning scene from 'The Last Jedi.'   (Cast/Crew)
Rumor
Jul. 24, 2020
Darth Maul was rumored to appear in multiple upcoming Disney+ shows, including a show centered on the villain.   (The Direct)

Promotional


Picture
Dec. 16, 2020
A new behind-the-scenes image of Carrie Fisher from the set of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' was officially released.   (Cast/Crew)
Picture
Dec. 16, 2020
An unused piece of concept art from 'The Rise of Skywalker' shows the return of Emperor Palpatine.   (Concept Art)
Picture
Dec. 09, 2020
The variant cover of 'Star Wars: The High Republic' issue #1 featuring Yoda was officially revealed.   (Promotional Art)
Picture
Dec. 02, 2020
The official cover of 'Star Wars: The High Republic' was officially revealed.   (Lucasfilm)
Picture
Nov. 16, 2020
New holiday-themed promo images for the upcoming LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga video game was officially released.   (Disney)
Video
Nov. 06, 2020
5 new 'LEGO Star Wars: Celebrate the Season' shorts was officially released.   (Disney)
Official
Nov. 05, 2020
A trailer for 'LEGO Star Wars: The Holiday Special' was officially released.   (Disney)