He hinted at this in a recent interview with The Hollywood Report in which they talked about the upcoming series.
It sounds like the series will feature a young Luke Skywalker.
As for Ewan himself, he seems very upbeat about the series and thinks that it’s going to be a huge hit.
There are a number of reasons to be excited about the show, and having Ewan back as Obi-Wan is one of them.
Another reason to be looking forward to this show is getting to see, potentially, how Luke grew up.
Obi-Wan Kenobi Disney Plus series to feature a young Luke Skywalker
Here’s what Ewan McGregor told The Hollywood Reporter about his upcoming Kenobi series in their recent interview:
I’m really excited about it. Maybe more so than the first ones, because I’m older — I just turned 50 — and I’m just in a much better place.
He was then asked about working with Deborah Chow – the series’ director and showrunner.
I have done some screen tests with Deborah [Chow] and other people, and I can see that she is a really, really good director.
He was then asked whether any of these screen tests were with a young Luke Skywalker.
Here’s what Ewan replied:
That’s very possible. I don’t know.
He gave a little grin when he said this, so he’s clearly indicating here that the series will feature a young Luke Skywalker.
What do you make of this news?
Would you like to see a young Luke Skywalker in the upcoming Kenobi series on Disney Plus?
Let us know your thoughts in the comments below.
What do you make of this story? Let us know in the comments below or on our Facebook, Twitter or Instagram pages! And if you enjoy listening to film podcasts, why not check out our podcasts, Small Screen Stories and Small Screen Film Club wherever you get your podcasts!