Lucasfilm has announced the release date for Star Wars Rebels: The Complete Fourth Season on home video platforms, as well as the special features that will be included in the release.
Star Wars Rebels is a critically acclaimed 3D CGI animated TV series, produced by Dave Filoni and Simon Kinberg, set before the events of A New Hope. The series stars Taylor Gray, Vanessa Marshall, Freddie Prinze, Jr., Tiya Sircar, and Steve Blum. In the last year Star Wars Rebels was nominated for Outstanding Children’s Program at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards, and took the prize for best Best Animated Series or Film on Television at the 44th Saturn Awards held on June 27th.
You can find all of the details on the home video release in the press release below.
Back in April we found out about Star Wars Forces for Destiny, a collection of animated shorts.
The shorts were to feature various well-known characters from the franchise, with actors like Daisy Ridley (Rey), Felicity Jones (Jyn Erso), Tiya Sircar (Sabine Wren), Ashley Eckstein (Ahsoka Tano), and Lupita Nyong’o (Maz Kanata) reprising their respective roles.
Now the first few shorts, titled “Sands of Jakku,” “BB-8 Bandits,” and “Ewok Escape,” have been released online. Continue below to check them out.
During Star Wars Celebration, fans of the Star Wars Rebels animated series, were provided insight into the characters’ mindsets and directorial decisions made in season 3, as well as hints of what to expect in season 4. The panel was led by David Collins, and featured an introductory interview with director Dave Filoni followed by the cast of Freddie Prinze, Jr., Taylor Gray, Vanessa Marshall, Tiya Sircar, and Steven Blum.
The first trailer for the last season of Star Wars Rebels, Season 4, premiered at Star Wars Celebration in Orlando today.
The trailer was shown during the Star Wars Rebels panel, which was hosted by actor and Star Wars aficionado David Collins, and featured director Dave Filoni and the cast with Freddie Prinze, Jr., Taylor Gray, Vanessa Marshall, Tiya Sircar, Steven Blum, and the newly announced actor Warwick Davis.
Disney and Lucasfilm have announced Star Wars Forces of Destiny, a series of animated shorts following some of the iconic characters of the franchise.
The actors who have portrayed some of the characters will be lending their voices to the new shorts as well, including Daisy Ridley (Rey), Felicity Jones (Jyn Erso), Tiya Sircar (Sabine Wren), and Ashley Eckstein (Ahsoka Tano), with Lupita Nyong’o (Maz Kanata) narrating the series.
You can find more details on Forces of Destiny below, along with a first look video.