Ewan McGregor: the Obi-Wan Kenobi series is autonomous – Actus Ciné | Film-News.co.uk

Ewan McGregor has insisted that the Disney+ “Obi-Wan Kenobi” series is only a “standalone” limited series for now.

The Scottish actor reprized his role as Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi in the new show of the same name, but he insisted there were no plans for future episodes or a spin-off film at this time. stadium.

Speaking to Collider.com, he said: “Well right now we’re just doing the six episodes. It was very well done and designed to be a limited series. So that’s how it’s going to be. Listen, if it works really well and Disney is excited to do another one… I loved doing it, I loved working with Deborah Chow, I loved working with the new technology.

“And I thought our scripts were really good. And I feel like the experience of doing it with the team that was so passionate. There are so many Star Wars fans on the team of “Star Wars” projects these days that makes the experience really exciting. So I’d totally be open to doing more. But I can guarantee that, for now, it’s just a standalone thing.

It’s not to stay Ewan doesn’t want to make a film about Kenobi.

He previously told the same outlet, “I would love to do one too. I think the story between Episode III and Episode IV, I think there’s a story there. I think it’s the Obi-Wan Kenobi movie, if there is one. The one that bridges my Obi-Wan Kenobi and Alec’s (Guinness) Obi-Wan Kenobi because there’s a – I don’t know how long he’s been in the desert there, but that must be twenty or thirty years old.