Ewan McGregor's ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ release delayed, here's when the show is releasing now

WION Web Team
New Delhi, IndiaUpdated: Apr 01, 2022, 08:56 PM IST


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'Obi-Wan Kenobi' is set after the events of 'Star Wars: Episode III -- Revenge of the Sith'.

Star Wars fans have to wait a little bit more to see Ewan McGregor's return in 'Obi-Wan Kenobi'.

Makers have decided to push the release of the much-awaited show 'Obi-Wan Kenobi', the series has been pushed back the premiere date from Wednesday, May 25, to Friday, May 27.

McGregor, who is returning to the role after 17 years, himself announced in the video message, shared on Thursday. The first two episodes of the limited series will release on Disney Plus on the first day. 


Although, there will be a big OTT clash as the show is now premiering on the same day when Stranger Thing's most anticipated season 4 is releasing

Part one of the Millie Bobby Brown starrer series will release on March 27th on Netflix. 

The series is set after the events of 'Star Wars: Episode III -- Revenge of the Sith'.

The show will mark the return of McGregor as Jedi Master with Hayden Christensen returning as Darth Vader. The limited series will also star Moses Ingram, Bonnie Piesse, Kumail Nanjiani, Joel Edgerton, Indira Varma, Rupert Friend, O’Shea Jackson Jr., Sung Kang, Simone Kessell and Benny Safdie.

More details about the plot have been kept under wraps.