The Book of Boba Fett is set to arrive on Disney Plus later this year, focusing on one of the most iconic Star Wars characters of all time.
Viewers were left astounded after the second season finale of The Mandalorian, after legendary character Boba Fett made a reappearance during a post-credits scene.
At the very end of the episode, having helped the Mandalorian, Din Djarin (Pedro Pascal) save Grogu (aka Baby Yoda) from Moff Gideon (Giancarlo Esposito), Boba and his ally Fennec Shand (Ming-Na Wen) reappear.
The scene showed Boba taking over the palace previously occupied by Jabba the Hutt in the original Star Wars trilogy.
And his journey isn’t done there.
Shortly after the scenes aired a new spin-off show was confirmed, with The Book of Boba Fett coming to Disney Plus later this year.
But when will the series arrive on the platform? And who is in the cast? Here’s everything you need to know.
When is the Boba Fett spin-off series on Disney Plus?
While a specific release date has yet to be announced, it has been confirmed that the new show is coming in December 2021.
A full release date will be announced over the coming weeks, but the exciting news for fans is that the character will be back on our screens in less than a year if all goes to plan.
Temuera Morrison is set to play the character after playing the role on The Mandalorian. He previously starred in 2002’s Attack of the Clones as Jango Fett, the character who Jango is cloned from.
Agents of SHIELD star Ming-Na Wen is also set to return as Fennec Shand, whose life is saved by Boba on Tatooine.
Director Robert Rodriguez is set to helm the series, with Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni serving as executive producers.
The Mandalorian is available to watch now on Disney Plus.
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