Is Lord Vader: A Star Wars Story Releasing In 2026? New Movie Speculation Explained

Is it the will of the Force for Darth Vader to receive his own solo movie or is more meditation on this matter required?

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Latest Darth Vader News

New Obi-Wan Kenobi Disney+ Photo Reveals Darth Vader In All His Glory

Hayden Christensen's Darth Vader appeared in a first look at the Obi-Wan Kenobi Disney+ show.

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Lucasfilm Boss Kathleen Kennedy Gets Candid About Obi-Wan Kenobi Script Problems

Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy admitted that she was initially concerned with the direction of Obi-Wan Kenobi's scripts.

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Obi-Wan Kenobi Post-Credits Scene Teased By New Leak

A new Obi Wan-Kenobi rumor has teased a post-credits scene for the Disney+ series and details about who fans might see.

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New Obi-Wan Kenobi Disney+ Poster Shows Off Darth Vader Battle

A new promotional banner for Obi-Wan Kenobi unveiled a preview of the titular Jedi's battle against Darth Vader.

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Hayden Christensen Teases Darth Vader's Future After Obi-Wan Kenobi

Hayden Christensen recently talked about making his return as Darth Vader in the Obi-Wan Kenobi series, as well as his possible future within the franchise.

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Darth Vader Actor Reveals How Much Weight He Gained for Obi-Wan Kenobi

Hayden Christensen revealed how much weight he gained to play Darth Vader in Obi-Wan Kenobi.

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Obi-Wan Kenobi Finale Poster Teases Darth Vader Rematch on Mustafar

A new social media post from Disney+ Hotstar revealed a familiar setting for Darth Vader and Obi-Wan Kenobi's rematch.

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How Star Wars Wasted Hayden Christensen In Obi-Wan Kenobi

How Star Wars wasted Hayden Christensen throughout Obi-Wan Kenobi on Disney+.

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Obi-Wan Kenobi: Disney+ Leak Spoils Darth Vader Flashback Details

A new report reveals how Darth Vader could be implemented into the upcoming Obi-Wan Kenobi series.

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Star Wars Fan Spots Tragic Darth Vader Easter Egg In New Kenobi Poster

The official poster for the Obi-Wan Kenobi series that will officially premiere on Disney+ in May features what appears to be Anakin Skywalker's lightsaber.

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Obi-Wan Kenobi Stuntman Reveals Which Scenes Hayden Christensen Gets Replaced as Darth Vader

Obi-Wan Kenobi's Darth Vader stunt double has revealed who wears the suit during various situations.

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Obi-Wan Kenobi Toy Reveals Best Look at Darth Vader’s Damaged Face (Photos)

Hot Toys has revealed a new 1/6th scale figure of Darth Vader’s damaged visage in Obi-Wan Kenobi’s finale.

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Ewan McGregor Reacts to 'Homoerotic' Obi-Wan Kenobi & Anakin Fan Art

Ewan McGregor shared his thoughts on certain pieces of fan art from Obi-Wan Kenobi.

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Dave Filoni's Key Advice for Obi-Wan Kenobi's Grand Inquisitor Adaptation

Dave Filoni was credited as being the guiding voice for the Inquisitors' lightsaber designs in Obi-Wan Kenobi.

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Star Wars Rumor Teases Ahsoka vs. Darth Vader Live-Action Battle

Darth Vader will appear in the Ahsoka series, according to a new rumor from Making Star Wars.

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Disney Is Fixing Star Wars: Galaxy Edge's Big Mistake With New Cruise Experience

Disney has confirmed plans to make Galaxy's Edge compatible with other eras of Star Wars.

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Darth Vader Originally Won Obi-Wan Kenobi's Final Battle (Exclusive)

In an exclusive interview with The Direct, Obi-Wan Kenobi writer Stuart Beattie talked about the original plans for Darth Vader.

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Obi-Wan Kenobi Season 1: How It Succeeds & How It Fails (Review)

Obi-Wan Kenobi's first season is now complete; did it live up to the hype?

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Star Wars: 3 Upcoming Shows Where Reva Could Appear Next

A theory breaking down three possible Star Wars projects Reva Sevander could next appear in.

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Obi-Wan Kenobi Theory Explains How Reva Will Survive

After Reva's encounter with Darth Vader in Episode 5 of Obi-Wan Kenobi, what role will she play in the finale?

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Why Obi-Wan Kenobi’s Director Didn’t Want to Use Darth Vader’s Theme Song

Natalie Holt, composer for Obi-Wan Kenobi, reveals the mandate from her director regarding the show’s music.

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New Obi-Wan Kenobi Photo Shows Hayden Christensen with Other Jedi on Set

New behind-the-scenes photos from Obi-Wan Kenobi show Hayden Christensen with other Jedi.

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Why Obi-Wan Kenobi Would've Been Better as a Movie

The Direct argues why Disney+'s Obi-Wan Kenobi should have been a feature film.

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How Obi-Wan Kenobi’s Big Finale Cameo Sets Up Season 2

Now that the finale of Obi-Wan Kenobi on Disney+ has been released, what are the possibilities for Season 2?

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Watch: Obi-Wan Kenobi Finale Trailer Released by Disney+

A brand new teaser for Obi-Wan Kenobi has been released that teases his finale confrontation with Vader.

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Obi-Wan Kenobi Theory Explains How Reva Will Endanger Luke Skywalker In the Finale

A theory detailing how the final moments of Obi-Wan Kenobi "Part V" set up Reva's pursuit of Luke Skywalker.

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Why Obi-Wan Kenobi Episode 5 Has ‘Upsetting’ Content Warning

Episode 5 of Obi-Wan Kenobi included another warning due to upsetting and sensitive content.

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Hayden Christensen Responds to Darth Vader Disney+ Spin-off Prospects

Obi-Wan Kenobi's Hayden Christensen comments on bringing back Darth Vader in his own spin-off.

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Star Wars Rumor Spoils Darth Vader's Next Live-Action Appearance After Obi-Wan Kenobi

A new Star Wars rumor suggests Darth Vader will appear in the Ahsoka Disney+ series.

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Obi-Wan Kenobi Writer Defends Disney+ Show Amid Canon Concerns

Joby Harold, a writer on Obi-Wan Kenobi, speaks on whether the series messes with Star Wars continuity.

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Obi-Wan Kenobi Writer Admits Lucasfilm Restrained Scary Darth Vader Scene

Writer Joby Harold revealed Darth Vader's scenes in Obi-Wan Kenobi were originally more terrifying.

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Darth Vader Receives His Official Character Poster for Obi-Wan Kenobi

Disney released three brand-new character posters for Obi-Wan Kenobi, including one for the infamous Darth Vader.

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Why Star Wars Didn't Want a Darth Vader Story In Latest Disney+ Show Visions (Exclusive)

The minds behind Star Wars: Visions have revealed in an exclusive interview with The Direct why fans did not see familiar faces and locales in the anime anthology series.

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Obi-Wan Kenobi Episode 3 Teases the True Fate of Grand Inquisitor

Episode 3 of Obi-Wan Kenobi suggests the Grand Inquisitor is dead. What will happen moving forward and how will it affect the canon of Star Wars Rebels?

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Obi-Wan Kenobi: The Hidden Truth Behind That Order 66 Flashback

A theory has explained the reasons behind Obi-Wan Kenobi's Order 66 flashback and how Inquisitor Reva connects to Darth Vader.

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Star Wars: Dave Filoni Disagrees With Darth Vader-Boba Fett Theory

Lucasfilm's Dave Filoni has explained why he disagrees with Star Wars fans on Boba Fett and whether he defied Darth Vader.

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Rosario Dawson Responds to Ahsoka's Darth Vader Leak Accident

Rosario Dawson revealed Lucasfilm's reaction when she inadvertently shared a trade report about Hayden Christensen's return as Darth Vader in Ahsoka.

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12 Star Wars Movies & TV Episodes to Watch Before Obi-Wan Kenobi

With Obi-Wan Kenobi and the return of Darth Vader almost here, here is the ultimate rewatch list to prepare you for the new Star Wars Disney+ series.

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Star Wars: 7 Surprise Cameos Fans Expect In Obi-Wan Kenobi

With "wonderful" cameos teased in Obi-Wan Kenobi, here are the seven names most likely to appear in the series.

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Obi-Wan Kenobi: New Posters Reveal 5 Lightsabers In the Disney+ Show

Detailed images of the lightsabers set to appear in Obi-Wan Kenobi have been revealed.

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