as a plot of ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ is set ten years after the events of ‘Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith‘ fans had hoped that a child version of Luke Skywalker would appear in the series.
And the actor chosen to live the iconic character of Mark Hamill it was the rookie Grant Feelywho only appeared in one episode of ‘Creepyshow‘ before that.
And on your Twitter profile, Hamill celebrated the choice and praised the little one, saying that:
“Grant Feely looks like a perfect Luke Skywalker and I’m wishing him all the best! #TheForceIsWithFeely.”
— Mark Hamill (@HamillHimself) March 15, 2022
For those who don’t know, Feely is already the 5th actor to play Luke…
In ‘Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith‘, the newborn character was played by Aidan Barton.
In the 2nd season of ‘O Mandaloriano‘, already as a Jedi Master, Hamill was digitally rejuvenated in a joint work with the actor Max Lloyd-Jones.
Already in ‘The Book of Boba Fett’, Graham Hamilton was the one who played the character as he trains Grogu in the Jedi ways.
Remembering that the series is set after the dramatic events of ‘Revenge of the Sith‘, when Kenobi secluded himself on Tatooine after his duel with Anakin to keep Luke and Leia hidden from his father and Emperor Palpatine (Ian McDiarmid).
In addition to Ewan McGregor e Hayden Christensen, Joel Edgerton e Bonnie Piesse return as Owen and Beru Lars, Luke Skywalker’s uncles,
The cast also has O’Shea Jackson Jr (‘Straight Outta Compton’), Rupert Friend (‘Homeland’), Moses Ingram (‘The Queen’s Gamito’), Sung Kang | (‘Fast and furious’) Kumail Nanjiani (‘Eternal’), Indira Varma (‘Game of Thrones’), Simone Kessell (‘Reckoning’) e Benny Safdie (‘Uncut Gems’).
Debut scheduled for may 25th, ‘Ob-Wan Kenobi’ It will only have six 1-hour episodes.
Check out the trailer: