Pedro Pascal Joins Star Wars “The Mandalorian” as the Titular Character for Disney Streaming Service

Star Wars has found their Mandalorian! The first live-action series from the Star Wars franchise will come to the Disney+ Streaming Service when it officially launches, and we have learned today that Pedro Pascal will be taking the spot of The Mandalorian!

Pedro Pascal (Narcos) has been cast in the title role as a lone Mandalorian gunfighter in the outer reaches of the galaxy. He is joined by Gina Carano (Deadpool), Giancarlo Esposito (Breaking Bad), Emily Swallow (Supernatural), Carl Weathers (Predator), Omid Abtahi (American Gods), Werner Herzog (Grizzly Man), and Nick Nolte (Affliction).

Currently in production, The Mandalorian is written and executive produced by Jon Favreau, with Dave Filoni (Star Wars: The Clone WarsStar Wars Rebels) directing the first episode and serving as executive producer alongside Kathleen Kennedy and Colin Wilson. Additional episodic directors include Deborah Chow (Jessica Jones), Rick Famuyiwa (Dope), Bryce Dallas Howard (Solemates), and Taika Waititi (Thor: Ragnarok).

Disney+ is expected to launch in late 2019 and we can’t wait to see all the exciting things that will come with it! “The Mandalorian” is just part of what we can expect to see when the streaming service launches to the public.

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