Ahsoka is part of the Star Wars franchise and a spin-off from the series The Mandalorian, developed by Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni for Disney+. The series follows Ahsoka Tano as she investigates an emerging threat to the galaxy following the fall of the Empire.
When will Ahsoka be released?
Ahsoka will premiere on August 23 with its first two episodes.
Who’s in the cast of Ahsoka?
- Rosario Dawson as Ahsoka Tano:
A former Jedi Padawan, and apprentice to Anakin Skywalker. Savannah Steyn will reportedly play a younger Ahsoka.
- Natasha Liu Bordizzo as Sabine Wren:
A Mandalorian warrior and graffiti artist, Imperial Academy dropout, and a former bounty hunter with expert knowledge of weapons and explosives.
- Mary Elizabeth Winstead as Hera Syndulla:
A Twi’lek New Republic general who is the pilot of the Ghost. Hera had a son, Jacen, with the late Kanan Jarrus.
- Ray Stevenson as Baylan Skoll:
A former Jedi who survived Order 66 by fleeing into the Unknown Regions who is now a mercenary in search of power. He is Shin Hati’s master and is working with Morgan Elsbeth.
- Ivanna Sakhno as Shin Hati: Baylan’s apprentice, who is a dark force user and wields a lightsaber, and is ordered by Baylan to go after Ahsoka.
- Diana Lee Inosanto as Morgan Elsbeth: The former Magistrate of Calodan who is allied with Thrawn.
- David Tennant voices Huyang: A lightsaber-crafting droid that was used by the Jedi for thousands of years.Tennant reprises his role from the animated series Star Wars: The Clone Wars.
- Lars Mikkelsen as Grand Admiral Thrawn:
A Chiss high-ranking senior officer of the Galactic Empire known for his tactical cunning who had previously been taken into hyperspace by Ezra and the Purrgil. Mikkelsen previously voiced the character in animated form on Rebels.
- Eman Esfandi as Ezra Bridger:
A former con artist and thief from Lothal who was taken in by the late Kanan Jarrus to be trained as a Jedi, before sacrificing himself and disappearing from the galaxy with Thrawn.
Also appearing are Hayden Christensen as Anakin Skywalker, Ahsoka Tano’s now-deceased former Jedi master who had fallen to the dark side of the Force and became Darth Vader, Genevieve O’Reilly as Mon Mothma, the Chancellor of the New Republic, Maurice Irvin as Senator Mawood, Jacqueline Antaramian as Senator Rodrigo, Nelson Lee as Senator Hamato Xiono, and Erica Duke as Gran Senator. Hamato Xiono previously appeared in the animated series Star Wars Resistance. Paul Darnell stars as the Inquisitor Marrok, while Wes Chatham stars as Thrawn’s “right-hand man”. Hera’s astromech droid C1-10P “Chopper” is set to appear in the series.
Watch the trailer for Ahsoka
What happens in Ahsoka?
Set after the fall of the Empire, “Star Wars: Ahsoka” follows the former Jedi Knight Ahsoka Tano as she investigates an emerging threat to a vulnerable galaxy.