Well, Star Wars fans, the wait is almost over. Disney+ has announced the December premiere date for the new original series, The Book of Boba Fett, starring Temuera Morrison and Ming-Na Wen.

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What’s Happening:

  • Disney+ has announced that the new series The Book of Boba Fett will premiere on Wednesday, December 29th.
  • Disney surprised audiences last fall by teasing the upcoming series in a post-credits scene following the season 2 finale of The Mandalorian. 
  • The Book of Boba Fett will see Temuera Morrison reprising his role as the older version of the fan favorite bounty hunter alongside a new ally, Fennec Shand (Ming-Na Wen). Morrison first joined the Star Wars universe in the early 2000’s originating the role of Boba’s father, Jango Fett, in Attack of the Clones.  
  • Beyond announcing a premiere date for the series, Disney+ also debuted a poster showcasing Boba sitting on the throne that once belonged to Jabba the Hutt.
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Synopsis:

  • The Book of Boba Fett, a thrilling Star Wars adventure, finds legendary bounty hunter Boba Fett and mercenary Fennec Shand navigating the Galaxy’s underworld when they return to the sands of Tatooine to stake their claim on the territory once ruled by Jabba the Hutt and his crime syndicate.”

Cast:

The Book of Boba Fett stars:

  • Temuera Morrison
  • Ming-Na Wen

Creative Team:

  • Executive Producers:
    • Jon Favreau
    • Dave Filoni
    • Robert Rodriguez
    • Kathleen Kennedy
    • Colin Wilson
  • Co-executive Producers:
    • Karen Gilchrist
    • Carrie Beck
  • Producer:
    • John Bartnicki
  • Co-producer:
    • John Hampian
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